Transportation Security Administration December 19, 2008 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Rail Transportation Security
Document Number: E8-30156
Type: Rule
Date: 2008-12-19
Agency: Department of Homeland Security, Transportation Security Administration
The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) extends the December 26, 2008 effective date of one section of the final rule entitled ``Rail Transportation Security,'' published in the Federal Register on November 26, 2008, 73 FR 72131, until April 1, 2009. This extension of the effective date is to afford affected freight railroad carriers, rail hazardous materials shippers, and rail hazardous materials receivers additional time to conduct training and implement procedures to come into compliance with the chain of custody and control requirements of the rule.