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Case CPF 320201012

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 320201012
Case Type Proposed Civil Penalty
Proposed Compliance Order
Warning Item
Subject(s) Integrity Management - Gas Pipelines
Maintenance - Gas Pipelines
Operations - Gas Pipelines
Pipeline Component Design - Gas Pipelines
Procedure Manuals - Gas Pipelines
Region Central
Date Opened 12/04/20
Proposed Civil Penalty $252,900
Assessed Civil Penalty $252,900
Collected Civil Penalty $252,900
Compliance Order Yes
Final Order Date 05/12/21
Date Closed 11/04/21

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.

fileglyph320201012_Amended NOPV PCP PCO_03122021.pdf 360 KB scanned version
fileglyph320201012_Amended NOPV PCP PCO_03122021_text.pdf 211 KB accessible version
fileglyph320201012_Closure Letter_11042021_(17-157266S).pdf 240 KB scanned version
fileglyph320201012_Closure Letter_11042021_(17-157266S)_text.pdf 79 KB accessible version
fileglyph320201012_Final Order_05122021_(17-157266S).pdf 569 KB scanned version
fileglyph320201012_Final Order_05122021_(17-157266S)_text.pdf 113 KB accessible version
fileglyph320201012_NOPV PCP PCO_12042020.pdf 371 KB scanned version
fileglyph320201012_NOPV PCP PCO_12042020_text.pdf 222 KB accessible version
fileglyph320201012_Operator Request for Hearing and Preliminary Statement of Issues_02012021.pdf 28 KB scanned version
fileglyph320201012_PHC Hearing Scheduled_02262021.pdf 144 KB scanned version
fileglyph320201012_PHC Hearing Scheduled_02262021_text.pdf 79 KB accessible version

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Also see


  1. PHMSA Safety Monitoring and Reporting Tool (SMART)and the Work Management System as of September 6, 2023.

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