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Document ID (ISN)68339
CIS number 97-17
ISSN - Serial title 0378-6978 - Official Journal of the European Communities - Journal officiel des Communautés européennes
Year 1996
Convention or series no. 96/87/CE 96/87/EC
Title Commission Directive 96/87/EC of 13 Dec. 1996 adapting to technical progress Council Directive 96/49/EC on the approximation of the laws of the Member States with regard to the transport of dangerous goods by rail [European Communities]
Original title Directive 96/87/CE de la Commission du 13 déc. 1996 portant adaptation au progrès technique de la directive 96/49/CE du Conseil relative au rapprochement des législations des Etats membres concernant le transport des marchandises dangereuses par chemin de fer [Communautés européennes] [in French]
Directiva 96/87/CE de la Comisión de 13 de diciembre de 1996 para la adaptación al progreso técnico de la Directiva 96/49/CE del Consejo sobre la aproximación de las legislaciones de los Estados miembros relativas al transporte de mercancías peligrosas por ferrocarril [Comunidades Europeas] [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information 24 Dec. 1996, Vol.39, No.L 335, p.45.
Internet access http://europa.eu.int/eur-lex/lex/LexUriServ/LexUriServ.do?uri=CELEX:31996L0087:EN:HTML [in English]
http://europa.eu.int/eur-lex/lex/LexUriServ/LexUriServ.do?uri=CELEX:31996L0087:ES:HTML [in Spanish]
http://europa.eu.int/eur-lex/lex/LexUriServ/LexUriServ.do?uri=CELEX:31996L0087:EN:HTML [in French]
Abstract Adaptation of Directive 96/49/EC. It modifies the Annex (originally from the RID, for reference see CIS 90-1084) by substituting the term "Member State" for "Contracting Party" and "the States or the railways".
Descriptors (primary) dangerous substances; rail transport; transport of materials; European Communities
Descriptors (secondary) directive
Document type A - Laws, regulations, directives
Country / State or ProvinceEuropean Union
Subject(s) Standards and directives with the force of law
Broad subject area(s) Fires, explosions and major hazards
Browse category(ies) Rail transportation
Transport of materials