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The DC Code: § 8-1402 Definition.

Index8 Environmental and Animal Control and Protection (Refs & Annos)

For the purposes of this chapter, the term "hazardous materials" means substances or materials in a quantity and form that may pose an unreasonable risk to health, safety, or property when transported in commerce and includes explosives, radioactive materials, etiological agents, flammable liquids or solids, combustible liquids or solids, poisons, oxidizing or corrosive materials, or compressed gases.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 6-3302. Legislative History of Laws For legislative history of D.C. Law 7-190, see Historical and Statutory Notes following § 8-1401. DC CODE § 8-1402 Current through December 11, 2012


(Mar. 16, 1989, D.C. Law 7-190, § 3, 35 DCR 8663.)