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Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration

Notice of Delays in Processing of Special Permits Applications

AGENCY: Office of Hazardous Materials Safety, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA), DOT.
ACTION: List of applications delayed more than 180 days.
SUMMARY: In accordance with the requirements of 49 U.S.C. 5117(c), PHMSA is publishing the following list of special permit applications that have been in process for 180 days or more. The reason(s) for delay and the expected completion date for action on each application is provided in association with each identified application.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ryan Paquet, Director, Office of Hazardous Materials Special Permits and Approvals, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, U.S. Department of Transportation, East Building, PHH-30, 1200 New Jersey Avenue Southeast, Washington, DC 20590-0001, (202) 366-4535.
Key to "Reason for Delay"

1. Awaiting additional information from applicant.

2. Extensive public comment under review.

3. Application is technically complex and is of significant impact or precedent-setting and requires extensive analysis.

4. Staff review delayed by other priority issues or volume of special permit applications.

Meaning of Application Number Suffixes N--New application M--Modification request R--Renewal Request P--Party to Exemption Request Issued in Washington, DC, on November 13, 2012. Donald Burger, Chief, General Approvals and Permits. Application No. Applicant Reason for delay Estimated date of completion MODIFICATION TO SPECIAL PERMITS 11914-M Cascade Designs, Inc. Seattle, WA 4 12-31-2012 NEW SPECIAL PERMIT APPLICATIONS 15650-N JL Shepherd & Associates San Fernando, CA 3 12-31-2012