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Case CPF 420065029

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 420065029
Case Type Proposed Civil Penalty
Proposed Compliance Order
Warning Letter
Subject(s) Corrosion Control - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
Corrosion Control - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines (withdrawn)
Emergency Response - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
Emergency Response - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines (withdrawn)
Operations and Maintenance - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
Operations and Maintenance - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines (withdrawn)
Procedure Manuals - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
Procedure Manuals - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines (withdrawn)
Region Southwest
Date Opened 06/01/06
Proposed Civil Penalty $230,000
Assessed Civil Penalty $0
Collected Civil Penalty $0
Basis for penalty reduction Operator provided additional evidence
Compliance Order Yes
Final Order Date 03/17/10
Consent Order Date 09/02/11
Date Closed 03/19/14

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.

fileglyph420065029_Closure_03192014.pdf 85 KB scanned version
fileglyph420065029_Closure_03192014_text.pdf 4 KB accessible version
fileglyph420065029_Consent Agreement_09022011.pdf 465 KB scanned version
fileglyph420065029_Consent Agreement_09022011_text.pdf 41 KB accessible version
fileglyph420065029_Consent Order_09022011.pdf 67 KB scanned version
fileglyph420065029_Consent Order_09022011_text.pdf 12 KB accessible version
fileglyph420065029_Final Order _03172010.pdf 196 KB scanned version
fileglyph420065029_Final Order _03172010_text.pdf 111 KB accessible version

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

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