These proposals are no longer open for public comment. The Oregon Transportation Commission will consider approval of these rule changes at its next meeting.
Oregon Railroad Hazardous Materials Transportation Rules
ODOT's Rail Division worked with its rulemaking advisory comittee to draft amendments to Division 510 rules relating to the transportation of hazardous materials by rail. This rulemaking modernizes existing rules, establishes the roles and responsibilities for communications and notifications of hazardous materials transport by rail, incident response, and aligns Oregon's rules with federal regulations.
Proposed Rule Text Notice Forms
Rules to be adopted: 741-510-0015, 741-510-0025, 741-510-0035, 741-510-0045, 741-510-0050
Rules to be amended: 741-510-0010, 741-510-0020
Rules to be repealed: 741-510-0030, 741-510-0040
Presentation to OTC: July 17, 2015
Anticipated date of OTC approval: August 21, 2015
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