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Case CPF 420145025

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 420145025
Case Type Proposed Civil Penalty
Proposed Compliance Order
Warning Item
Subject(s) Damage Prevention - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines
Operations and Maintenance - Hazardous Liquid Pipelines (withdrawn)
Region Southwest
Date Opened 09/30/14
Proposed Civil Penalty $165,600
Assessed Civil Penalty $92,000
Collected Civil Penalty $92,000
Basis for penalty reduction Operator provided additional evidence
Compliance Order No
Final Order Date 03/31/17
Consent Order Date 01/31/19
Date Closed 03/20/19

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.

fileglyph420145025_Closure Letter_03202019.pdf 22 KB scanned version
fileglyph420145025_Closure Letter_03202019_text.pdf 75 KB accessible version
fileglyph420145025_Consent Order and Agreement_.01312019.pdf 1,118 KB scanned version
fileglyph420145025_Consent Order and Agreement_01312019_text.pdf 145 KB accessible version
fileglyph420145025_Final Order_03312017.pdf 3,319 KB scanned version
fileglyph420145025_Final Order_03312017_text.pdf 145 KB accessible version
fileglyph420145025_NOPV PCP PCO_09302014.pdf 135 KB scanned version
fileglyph420145025_NOPV PCP PCO_09302014_text.pdf 19 KB accessible version
fileglyph420145025_Operator Petition For Review (United Sates Court of Appeals For the Fifth Circuit)_11162017.pdf 70 KB scanned version
fileglyph420145025_Operator Petition for Reconsideration with Exhibits_04272017.pdf 99 KB scanned version
fileglyph420145025_PHC Decision on Petition Reconsideration_10242017.pdf 780 KB scanned version
fileglyph420145025_PHC Decision on Petition Reconsideration_10242017_text.pdf 106 KB accessible version

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Also see


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

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Information provided on this website is intended to enhance public understanding of PHMSA's enforcement program. Aggregate and company-specific statistical information reflecting PHMSA's enforcement actions is provided beginning with 2002. Key documents associated with new administrative enforcement cases are provided beginning with 2007. Agency orders issued since 2002 are also provided. The search feature may not retrieve every document associated with each individual enforcement action. Enforcement data is updated monthly as additional cases are initiated and other cases are resolved. Historical totals will change over time to reflect changes in case status.

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