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Case CPF 420055016

This report lists key information pertaining to a particular enforcement case (1). For cases initiated after January 1, 2007, electronic files of PHMSA's initial notice letter, the operator's initial response letter (if any), and PHMSA's Final Order (if an Order is issued) are provided. PHMSA only issues Final Orders in certain situations. For example, Final Orders are not issued for Warning Letters and most Notices of Amendment.

Case Summary 
Case Number 420055016
Case Type Letter of Concern
Proposed Civil Penalty
Proposed Compliance Order
Qualification of Pipeline Personnel - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
Region Southwest
Date Opened 04/18/05
Proposed Civil Penalty $183,000
Assessed Civil Penalty $120,500
Collected Civil Penalty $120,500
Basis for penalty reduction Other
Compliance Order Yes
Final Order Date 09/06/06
Date Closed 03/04/09

The Response Options for Pipeline Operators in Compliance Proceedings provides a more detailed description of an operator's options in responding to enforcement cases. This document accompanies all NOPV and NOA letters. The document linked here is the current version. The corresponding document at the time the case was opened may differ from the current version.

The set of documents provided here may be incomplete.

fileglyph420055016_Decision on Petition_02132009.pdf 134 KB scanned version
fileglyph420055016_Decision on Petition_02132009_text.pdf 31 KB accessible version
fileglyph420055016_Final Order_09062006.pdf 366 KB scanned version
fileglyph420055016_Petition for Reconsideration_09282006.pdf 218 KB scanned version
fileglyphCPF_NO_4-2005-5016.pdf 366 KB scanned version
fileglyphCPF_NO_4-2005-5016.txt 20 KB accessible version

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  1. PHMSA Safety Monitoring and Reporting Tool (SMART)and the Work Management System as of June 2, 2023.

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