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Gas Distribution Integrity Management - Farm Tap FAQs

The FAQs contained on this page are intended to clarify, explain, and promote better understanding and implementation of the gas distribution pipeline integrity management (IM) and "Farm Tap" regulations contained in 49 CFR Part 192, SubPart P and § 192.740. These FAQs reflect PHMSA's current application of the regulations to the specific implementation scenarios presented.

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Published Date: Thursday, August 23, 2018