Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration February 23, 2016 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Pipeline Safety: Request for Special Permit
Document Number: 2016-03659
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-02-23
Agency: Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, Department of Transportation
Pursuant to the Federal pipeline safety laws, PHMSA is publishing this notice of special permit requests we have received from several natural gas pipeline operators, seeking relief from compliance with certain requirements in the Federal pipeline safety regulations. This notice seeks public comments on these requests, including comments on any safety or environmental impacts. At the conclusion of the 30-day comment period, PHMSA will evaluate the requests and determine whether to grant or deny a special permit.