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Chemical Mfrs. Ass'n v. Department of Transp.

ELR Citation: ELR 20816
Nos. No. 95-1582, 105 F.3d 702/(D.C. Cir., 01/31/1997)

The court holds that the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) acted within the scope of its discretion in issuing a regulation that established a rebuttable presumption that loose closures on railroad tank cars transporting hazardous materials result from the shipper's failure to conduct a proper inspection....

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