Download the Code of Federal Regulations in XML.
The Electronic Code of Federal Regulations (e-CFR) is a regularly updated, unofficial editorial compilation of CFR material and Federal Register amendments produced by the National Archives and Records Administration's Office of the Federal Register (OFR) and the Government Publishing Office.
Parallel Table of Authorities and Rules for the Code of Federal Regulations and the United States Code
Text | PDF
Find, review, and submit comments on Federal rules that are open for comment and published in the Federal Register using Regulations.gov.
Purchase individual CFR titles from the U.S. Government Online Bookstore.
Find issues of the CFR (including issues prior to 1996) at a local Federal depository library.
Electronic Code of Federal Regulations
Title 40: Protection of Environment
§223.1 Contents of special, emergency, general, and research permits; posting requirements.
(a) All special, emergency and research permits shall be displayed on the vessel engaged in dumping and shall include the following:
(1) Name of permittee;
(2) Means of conveyance and methods and procedures for release of the materials to be dumped;
(3) The port through or from which such material will be transported for dumping;
(4) A description of relevant physical and chemical properties of the materials to be dumped;
(5) The quantity of the material to be dumped expressed in tons;
(6) The disposal site;
(7) The times at which the permitted dumping may occur and the effective date and expiration date of the permit;
(8) Special provisions which, after consultation with the Coast Guard, are deemed necessary for monitoring or surveillance of the transportation or dumping;
(9) Such monitoring relevant to the assessment of the impact of permitted dumping activities on the marine environment at the disposal site as the Administrator or Regional Administrator, as the case may be, determine to be necessary or appropriate; and
(10) Any other terms and conditions determined by the Administrator, or Regional Administrator, as the case may be, to be necessary or appropriate, including, without limitation, release procedures and requirements for the continued investigation or development of alternatives to ocean dumping.
(b) General permits shall contain such terms and conditions as the Administrator deems necessary or appropriate.
[42 FR 60702, Nov. 28, 1977, as amended at 73 FR 74986, Dec. 10, 2008]