102 STAT. 2810
PUBLIC LAW 100-561—OCT. 31, 1988
SEC 202. STATE NOTIFICATION AND PIPELINE INVENTORY. Section 203 of the Hazardous Liquid Pipeline Safety Act of 1979 (49 U.S.C. App. 2002) is amended by adding at the end the following new subsections: "(i) NOTIFICATION STANDARDS.—Not later than 1 year after the date of the enactment of this subsection, the Secretary shall establish by r^ulation minimum Federal standards requiring operators of pipeline facilities subject to this title (to the extent practicable) to provide, and revise as necessary, information relating to operation of such facilities. Such information shall be completed and maintained and be provided, upon request, to the Secretary and an appropriate official of a State, as the case may be. Such information shall include the following: "(1) The business name, address, and telephone number, including an operations emeigeni^ telephone number, of the operator. "(2) An accurate map or maps, along with any appropriate supplementary geographic description, showing the location of major pipeline facilities of such operator in the State. "(3) A description of the characteristics of the operator's pipelines within the State. "(4) A description of all products transported through the operator's pipelmes within the State. "(5) The manual which governs operations and maintenance of the pipeline facilities located in the State. "(6) An emergency response plan describing the operator's procedures for responding to and containing releases, including— "(A) an identification of specific actions which will be taken by the operator on discovery of a release; "(B) liaison procedures with State and local government agencies for emergency response; and "(C) communication and alert procedures for immediate notification of State and local officials at the time of any release. "(7) Any other information the Secretary considers useful and necessary to inform the States of the presence of pipeline facilities and operations within their boundaries. "0") PIPELINE INVENTORY STANDARDS.—The Secretary shall, by r^fulation, establish minimum Federal standards to require, not later than 1 year after the date of the enactment of this subsection, operators of pipeline facilities subject to this title, to the extent practicable, to complete and maintain for the Secretai^, and revise as appropriate thereafter, an inventory with appropriate information with respect to all types of pipe used for the transmission of hazardous liquids in such operator's system, along with additional information such as the material history and the leak history of such pipe. Such inventory shall exclude equipment associated only with the pipeline pumps or storage facilities.". SEC 203. STATE ENFORCEMENT. Section 205(a)(3) of the Hazardous Liquid Pipeline Safety Act of 1979 (49 U.S.C. App. 2004(a)(3)) is amended by inserting "through means which include inspections conducted by State employees who meet qualifications established by the Secretary under subsection (d)" after "each such standard".