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Briefing Room

Welcome to the PHMSA Briefing Room. This area provides access to PHMSA's latest announcements, press releases, events, congressional testimony, speeches, and more.

Review text from speeches given by PHMSA executives.
Congressional Testimony 
Look here for testimony given to Congress by PHMSA staff.
PHMSA Multimedia 
Access videos, info graphics, featured blog posts and more.
Contact Us 
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News & Updates 
Important public information released by PHMSA.
Frequently Asked Questions 
Basic pipeline and hazardous materials questions answered and grouped by topic.
Automatic Updates 
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Watch interviews with PHMSA executives and staff, news coverage, training videos and more.
Latest Events
Here are some upcoming Hazardous Materials or Pipeline Safety events. For more calendar events, refer to the PHMSA Calendar.
Reports to Congress
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Travel Resources
Tips on how to safely pack and transport batteries, battery-powered devices, and other personal items when traveling.

Safe Travel: Safety Tips for Travelers
Freedom of Information Act
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FOIA establishes your right to obtain information from Federal agencies.
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Locate official documents and records.
NTSB Recommendations: Hazmat
PHMSA is required by law to respond to recommendations issued by the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB).
NTSB Recommendations: Pipeline
PHMSA is required by law to respond to recommendations issued by the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB).
One-stop site to find, view, and comment on Federal regulations and other Federal actions.
eCFR - Code of Federal Regulations
The Electronic Code of Federal Regulations (e-CFR) provides daly updates to the codification of the general and permanent rules published in the Federal Register by the departments and agencies of the Federal Government, including PHMSA.
CFR Retrieve by Citation
Title, Part, and either a Section Number or a Subpart letter are required.
Federal Register
The official daily publication for rules, proposed rules, and notices of Federal agencies and organizations, as well as Executive Orders and other presidential documents.
Grant programs offered by all Federal grant making agencies.
Provides citizens access to federal agency forms.
Government information by topic.
The United States Code
Provides codification by subject matter of the general and permanent laws of the United States.
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