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NOW AVAILABLE: PHMSA Proposed FAQs for Farm Taps

Monday, April 20, 2020

PHMSA is seeking comment on a set of proposed frequently asked questions (FAQs) regarding individual service lines directly connected to production, gathering, or transmission pipelines.  These pipelines are commonly referred to as farm taps.

The proposed FAQs address the applicability of the Federal Pipeline Safety Regulations and include guidance related to the Exercise of Enforcement Discretion Regarding Farm Taps published in the Federal Register on March 26, 2019.

The proposed FAQs were published by PHMSA in the Federal Register on April 20, 2020.