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Case CPF 120161003

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 120161003
Case Type Proposed Civil Penalty
Proposed Compliance Order
Subject(s) Integrity Management - Gas Pipelines
Region Eastern
Date Opened 02/10/16
Proposed Civil Penalty $11,500
Assessed Civil Penalty $11,500
Collected Civil Penalty $11,500
Compliance Order Yes
Final Order Date 03/07/18
Date Closed 03/06/19

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.

fileglyph120161003_Closure Letter_03062019.pdf 77 KB scanned version
fileglyph120161003_Closure Letter_03062019_text.pdf 84 KB accessible version
fileglyph120161003_Final Order_03072018.pdf 996 KB scanned version
fileglyph120161003_Final Order_03072018_text.pdf 136 KB accessible version
fileglyph120161003_NOPV PCP PCO_02102016.pdf 911 KB scanned version
fileglyph120161003_NOPV PCP PCO_02102016_text.pdf 19 KB accessible version
fileglyph120161003_Operator Post Hearing Brief_12192016.pdf (Note: Large File) 5,982 KB scanned version
fileglyph120161003_Operator Pre-Hearing Brief Response_11032016.pdf (Note: Large File) 9,120 KB scanned version
fileglyph120161003_Operator Request for Hearing_03092016.pdf 160 KB scanned version
fileglyph120161003_Operator Response to Notice_03032016.pdf 414 KB scanned version

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  1. PHMSA Safety Monitoring and Reporting Tool (SMART)and the Work Management System as of September 6, 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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