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Ridgefield, Borough of v. New York Susquehanna & W. R.R.

Citation: 17 ELR 20415
No. No. 86-5330, 810 F.2d 57/25 ERC 1548/(3d Cir., 01/29/1987)

The court rules that the Hazardous Materials Transportation Act (HMTA) does not provide an implied private cause of action. Pursuant to the HMTA, the Secretary of Transportation published a table listing butane as a hazardous material and promulgated regulations requiring permanent storage tanks for hazardous liquid gases such as butane....

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