Title 49 Part 109 → Subpart B → §109.9

Title 49 → Subtitle B → Chapter I → Subchapter A → Part 109 → Subpart B → §109.9

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Title 49 Part 109 → Subpart B → §109.9

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Title 49Subtitle BChapter ISubchapter APart 109Subpart B → §109.9

Title 49: Transportation
Subpart B—Inspections and Investigations

§109.9   Transportation for examination and analysis.

(a) An agent may direct a package to be transported to a facility for examination and analysis when the agent determines that:

(1) Further examination of the package is necessary to evaluate whether the package conforms to subchapter C of this chapter;

(2) Conflicting information concerning the package exists; or

(3) Additional investigation is not possible on the immediate premises.

(b) In the event of a determination in accordance with paragraph (a) of this section, an agent may:

(1) Direct the offeror of the package, or other person responsible for the package, to have the package transported to a facility where the material may be examined and analyzed;

(2) Direct the packaging manufacturer or tester of the packaging to have the package transported to a facility where the packaging may be tested in accordance with the HMR; or

(3) Direct the carrier to transport the package to a facility capable of conducting such examination and analysis.

(c) The 48-hour removal period provided in §109.7 may be extended in writing by the Administrator pending the conclusion of examination and analysis under this section.

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