Petroleum Pipeline Eminent Domain Permit Procedures (Georgia)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|Applies to States or Provinces||Georgia|
|Name||Petroleum Pipeline Eminent Domain Permit Procedures (Georgia)|
|Policy Category||Other Policy|
|Policy Type||Environmental Regulations, Siting and Permitting|
|Affected Technologies||Natural Gas|
|Program Administrator||Georgia Department of Natural Resources|
The Petroleum Pipeline Eminent Domain Permit Procedures serve to protect Georgia's natural and environmental resources by requiring permits be issued by the Director of the Environmental Protection Division prior to any petroleum or petroleum product pipe company acquiring property or interests by eminent domain. Monitoring conditions will be issued with permits. The applicant must prove to the director that the portion of the proposed pipeline, which is the subject of the application, is consistent with and not an undue hazard to the environment and natural resources of Georgia. Permit applications shall include an environmental effects report.
|Contact Name||Nap Caldwell|
|Department||Georgia Department of Natural Resources|
|Division||Environmental Protection Division|
|Address||2 Matrin Luther King Jr. Drive Suite 1362 East Floyd Tower, Atlanta, GA, 30334|
Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)
|Authority 1:||Environmental Rule 391-3-23|
|Authority 2:||Georgia Code 22-3-84|