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Case CPF 420131019

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 420131019
Case Type Proposed Civil Penalty
Proposed Compliance Order
Warning Item
Subject(s) Corrosion Control - Gas Pipelines
Incident Reports - Gas Pipelines
Region Southwest
Date Opened 11/21/13
Proposed Civil Penalty $197,200
Assessed Civil Penalty $197,200
Collected Civil Penalty $197,200
Compliance Order Yes
Final Order Date 12/14/15
Date Closed 08/17/16

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.

fileglyph420131019_Closure Letter_08172016.pdf 18 KB scanned version
fileglyph420131019_Closure Letter_08172016_text.pdf 83 KB accessible version
fileglyph420131019_Final Order_12142015.pdf 798 KB scanned version
fileglyph420131019_Final Order_12142015_text.pdf 56 KB accessible version
fileglyph420131019_NOPV PCP PCO_11212013.pdf 80 KB scanned version
fileglyph420131019_NOPV PCP PCO_11212013_text.pdf 22 KB accessible version
fileglyph420131019_Operator Response to Notice_12202013.pdf 61 KB scanned version

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  1. PHMSA Safety Monitoring and Reporting Tool (SMART) for the Pipeline Safety Enforcement Tracking System as of July 1, 2020.

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