Regulations Establishing Restricted Zones for the Transportation of Hazardous Materials (Connecticut)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

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Place Connecticut



Name Regulations Establishing Restricted Zones for the Transportation of Hazardous Materials (Connecticut)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Environmental Regulations
Affected Technologies Nuclear
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province














Program Administrator Department of Energy and Environmental Protection
Primary Website http://www.ct.gov/deep/lib/deep/regulations/15/15-121-c1.pdf
Applicable Jurisdiction Long Island Sound, CT


Last Review 2014-05-23
Last Substantive Modification
to Summary
2014-05-23



Summary

These regulations establish a Shore Clearance Line which cannot be crossed except in an emergency by any vessel transporting oil or hazardous materials in bulk in Long Island Sound. For the purpose of these regulations, hazardous substance means any liquid cargo which is inflammable or combustible or which, when discharged in any quantity into or upon the waters of Connecticut causes or is likely to cause significant damage to the environmental resources of Connecticut.


Policy Contact

Department Department of Energy and Environmental Protection
Division Radiation Division



Phone 860-424-3029      .




Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: DEEP Regulations 15-121-C1


















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