Homeland Security's Final Rule On Chemical Security
November 30, 2007, 12:00 AM EST
Law360, New York (November 30, 2007, 12:00 AM EST) -- The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has published a Final Rule on Chemical Security, including a final version of the list of “Chemicals of Interest” (COI). Affected facilities — of which there are many — have 60 days from publication of this final rule in the Federal Register on Nov. 20, 2007 to submit required information to the DHS.
DHS published an interim rule on chemical security in April 2007, but for most facilities the requirements did not take effect until DHS finalized its list...