COVID-19 Agency News

With the Governor’s disaster declaration and Executive Order related to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and his direction to state agencies to provide flexible work and telework policies to employees, the RRC will maintain limited skeleton crews at the William B. Travis building (WBT) and district/regional offices, with other employees telecommuting. This is in effect Tuesday, March 17 until further notice.


The Railroad Commission of Texas Open Meeting scheduled for March 31, 2020 has been cancelled.

Important Note for In-person Filings
In an effort to ensure the safety of the public and Railroad Commission staff during the COVID-19 concerns, the RRC is not accepting in-person filings at this time. You may submit filings via U.S. Postal Service, FedEx or United Parcel Service.


Rules

Federal: Title 49 CFR Parts 191-199
  • PART 191—TRANSPORTATION OF NATURAL AND OTHER GAS BY PIPELINE; ANNUAL REPORTS, INCIDENT REPORTS, AND SAFETY-RELATED CONDITION REPORTS.
  • PART 192—TRANSPORTATION OF NATURAL AND OTHER GAS BY PIPELINE: MINIMUM FEDERAL SAFETY STANDARDS.
  • PART 193—LIQUEFIED NATURAL GAS FACILITIES: FEDERAL SAFETY STANDARDS.
  • PART 194—RESPONSE PLANS FOR ONSHORE OIL PIPELINES.
  • PART 195—TRANSPORTATION OF HAZARDOUS LIQUIDS BY PIPELINE.
  • PART 199—DRUG AND ALCOHOL TESTING.
  • PART 40—PROCEDURES FOR TRANSPORTATION WORKPLACE DRUG AND ALCOHOL TESTING PROGRAMS.

TX Admin. Code (TAC), Title 16, Chapter 8 - Pipeline Safety Regulations

TX Admin. Code (TAC), Title 16, Chapter 18 - Underground Pipeline Damage Prevention

Last Updated: 5/23/2017 10:55:58 AM