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Case CPF 120023001

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 120023001
Case Type Letter of Concern
Proposed Civil Penalty
Corrosion Control - LNG Facilities (withdrawn)
Maintenance - LNG Facilities
Personnel Qualifications and Training - LNG Facilities (withdrawn)
Security - LNG Facilities
Region Eastern
Date Opened 04/29/02
Proposed Civil Penalty $45,000
Assessed Civil Penalty $11,600
Collected Civil Penalty $11,637
Basis for penalty reduction Not enough evidence
Operator provided additional evidence
Regulation changed or deleted
Final Order Date 04/10/06
Date Closed 07/28/06

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.

fileglyph120023001_Final Order_04102006.pdf 281 KB scanned version
fileglyph120023001_final order_04102006_text.pdf 309 KB accessible version
fileglyphCPF_NO_ 1_2002_3001.pdf 356 KB scanned version
fileglyphCPF_NO_ 1_2002_3001.txt 19 KB accessible version

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  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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