Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration April 20, 2020 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Pipeline Safety: Farm Taps Frequently Asked Questions
Document Number: 2020-07922
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2020-04-20
Agency: Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, Department of Transportation
The Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) is making available for comment a set of proposed frequently asked questions (FAQs) regarding individual service lines directly connected to production, gathering, or transmission pipelines, commonly referred to as farm taps. The proposed FAQs address the applicability of the Federal Pipeline Safety Regulations and include guidance related to the Exercise of Enforcement Discretion Regarding Farm Taps published in the Federal Register on March 26, 2019.