Liquefied Natural Gas (Iowa)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

EZFeed Policy

Place Iowa

Applies to States or Provinces Iowa
Name Liquefied Natural Gas (Iowa)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Environmental Regulations
Affected Technologies Energy Storage, Fuel Cells, Natural Gas
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province

Program Administrator Iowa Department of Public Safety
Primary Website

Last Review 2014-07-18
Last Substantive Modification
to Summary
Information Source


This document adopts the standards promulgated by the National Fire Protection Association as rules for the transportation, storage, handling, and use of liquefied natural gas. The NFPA standards cover plant siting and layout, process equipment, stationary LNG storage containers, vaporization facilities, piping systems and components, instrumentation and electrical services, transfer of LNG and refrigerants, fire protection, safety and security, requirements for stationary applications using ASME containers, and operating, maintenance and personnel training.

Policy Contact

Department Iowa Department of Public Safety
Division State Fire Marshal Division
Address 215 East 7th Street
Place Des Moines, Iowa
Zip/Postal Code 50319
Phone 515-725-6145


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

Authority 1: Iowa Code 101
Date Effective 2011

Authority 2: Iowa Rules 661.228