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Hazardous Materials: Safety Device Classification Policy

Notice; safety device classification policy.

PHMSA is publishing this notice setting forth and requesting comments from the public and other interested parties regarding its policy on classification of articles containing hazardous materials used in vehicles, vessels, or aircraft to enhance safety to persons. These articles are described as ``Safety devices, electrically initiated, 9'' for purposes of transportation under the U.S. hazardous material regulations.

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