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2014 Regular Session



Public Safety - Gas Pipeline Inspection Requirements - State Penalties

Sponsored by:

Senator Zirkin


In the Senate - Hearing 2/04 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Requiring a gas transmission company operating within the State to comply with all applicable federal laws and regulations with respect to gas pipeline safety inspections; authorizing the Public Service Commission, subject to specified provisions of law, to impose a civil penalty of $100,000 per day on a gas transmission company that fails to have a gas pipeline inspected as required by federal law; requiring all penalties collected under the Act to be paid into the General Fund of the State; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senator Zirkin
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2014
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Broad Subject(s):Utility Regulation
Public Safety
Narrow Subject(s):Equipment -see also- Motor Vehicle Equipment
Federal Government
Fines -see also- Penalties and Sentences
Fuel -see also- Coal
Inspections -see also- Motor Vehicle Inspection
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Public Service Commission
Safety -see also- Occupational Safety
Utilities -see also- High Voltage Lines; Telephones; Water

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October 24, 2017 1:55 P.M.