Safety of Gas Transmission and Distribution Systems (Maine)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

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Place Maine

Name Safety of Gas Transmission and Distribution Systems (Maine)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Safety and Operational Guidelines
Affected Technologies Natural Gas
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province

Program Administrator Public Utilities Commission
Primary Website

Last Review 2014-09-15

Information Source


These regulations describe requirements for the participation of natural gas utilities in the Underground Utility Damage Prevention Program, emergency procedures to be followed by natural gas utilities, installation and maintenance standards, operation standards, documentation and reporting requirements, enforcement procedures, and federal regulation waivers.

Policy Contact

Department Public Utilities Commission
Address 101 Second St, Hallowell, ME, 04347
Address 2 18 State House Station, Augusta, ME
Zip/Postal Code 04333-0018
Phone 207-287-3831
Fax 207-287-1039

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

Authority 1: ME Regulations 65-407-420
Date Enacted 2011

Authority 2: 35-A M.R.S.A. §§ 111 4508 4515 4516-A and 4705-A