Intrastate Pipeline Safety (Minnesota)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

EZFeed Policy

Place Minnesota

Applies to States or Provinces Minnesota
Name Intrastate Pipeline Safety (Minnesota)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Siting and Permitting
Affected Technologies Natural Gas
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province

Program Administrator Minnesota Office of Pipeline Safety, Department of Public Safety
Primary Website

Last Review 2014-09-15


These regulations provide standards for gas and liquid pipeline maintenance and operating procedures, per the Federal Hazardous Liquid and Natural Gas Pipeline Safety Acts, and give the commissioner of public safety the authority to establish more stringent standard. State-specific standards can be found in the Minnesota Administrative Rules, chapter 7530.

Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: Minn. Stat. 299F.56-641
Date Effective 1973
Date Enacted 1969

Authority 2: Minnesota Administrative Rules 7530
Date Effective 1975