Regulations Establishing Restricted Zones for the Transportation of Hazardous Materials (Connecticut)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|Name||Regulations Establishing Restricted Zones for the Transportation of Hazardous Materials (Connecticut)|
|Policy Category||Other Policy|
|Policy Type||Environmental Regulations|
|Implementing Sector|| State/Province
|Program Administrator||Department of Energy and Environmental Protection|
|Applicable Jurisdiction|| Long Island Sound, CT
| Last Substantive Modification
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.
|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