PHMSA Modifies Reporting and Notification Requirements for Pipelines and Establishes New Requirements for LNG Facilities
On November 26, the Department of Transportation's Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration issued a final rule adopting regulations that revise reporting and notification requirements applicable to operators of gas and hazardous liquid pipelines and implementing new reporting and notification requirements for operators of liquefied natural gas facilities. The effective date of the rule is January 1, 2011.
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