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Case CPF 320181002

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 320181002
Case Type Proposed Civil Penalty
Subject(s) Pipeline Component Design - Gas Pipelines
Region Central
Date Opened 10/16/18
Proposed Civil Penalty $29,300
Assessed Civil Penalty $29,300
Collected Civil Penalty $29,300
Final Order Date 05/03/19
Date Closed 05/14/19

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.

fileglyph320181002_Final Order_05032019.pdf 989 KB scanned version
fileglyph320181002_Final Order_05032019_text.pdf 118 KB accessible version
fileglyph320181002_NOPV PCP_10162018.pdf 105 KB scanned version
fileglyph320181002_NOPV PCP_10162018_text.pdf 299 KB accessible version
fileglyph320181002_Operator Response to Notice_10302018.pdf 91 KB scanned version

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  1. PHMSA Safety Monitoring and Reporting Tool (SMART) for the Pipeline Safety Enforcement Tracking System as of November 29, 2019.

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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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