Illinois Gas Pipeline Safety Act (Illinois)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|Applies to States or Provinces||Illinois|
|Name||Illinois Gas Pipeline Safety Act (Illinois)|
|Policy Type||Safety and Operational Guidelines|
|Affected Technologies||Biomass/Biogas, Natural Gas|
|Program Administrator||Illinois Commerce Commission|
| Last Substantive Modification
Standards established under this Act may apply to the design, installation, inspection, testing, construction, extension, operation, replacement, and maintenance of pipeline facilities. Whenever the Commission finds a particular facility to be hazardous to life or property, it may require the person operating such facility to take the steps necessary to remove the hazard. Each person who engages in the transportation of gas or who owns or operates pipeline facilities shall file with the Commission a plan for inspection and maintenance of each pipeline facility owned or operated by such person as well as any changes in such plan, in accordance with regulations prescribed by the Commission. The Commission may, by regulation, also require such person to file the plans for approval.
|Department||Illinois Commerce Commission|
|Address||527 East Capitol Avenue, Springfield, Illinois, 62701|
|Phone 2||312-814-6658 (Chicago)|
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|Authority 1:||220 Illinois Compiled Statutes 20|