Pipline Safety Rule (Tennessee)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|Applies to States or Provinces||Tennessee|
|Name||Pipeline Safety Rule (Tennessee)|
|Policy Category||Other Policy|
|Policy Type||Safety and Operational Guidelines, Siting and Permitting|
|Affected Technologies||Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Natural Gas|
|Program Administrator||Tennessee Regulatory Authority|
The Pipeline Safety Rule simply states, "The Minimum Federal Safety Standards for the transportation of natural and other gas by pipeline (Title 49, Chapter 1, Part 192) as published in the Federal Register Vol. 35, number 161 shall be the standard for use by gas transmission and distribution within the state of Tennessee." It also states "the present American Standard Code for Pressure Piping, Gas Transmission and Distribution Piping System (ASA- B 31.8), and all supplements and amendments thereto, shall be used to supplement this rule insofar as the same does not conflict with part 192."
|Contact Name||Larry Borum|
|Department||Tennessee Regulatory Authority|
|Division||Gas Pipeline Safety|
|Phone||615-741-2905 x 184|
Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)
|Authority 1:||Tenn. Code 62-5-102|
|Authority 2:||Rule of Tennessee Regulatory Authority # 1220-4-1-.09|