(a) Transmission or Gathering. Each operator As defined in Part 191: A person who engages in the transportation of gas of a transmission or a gathering pipeline As defined in Part 191: means all parts of those physical facilities through which gas moves in transportation, including but not limited to, pipe, valves, and other appurtenance attached to pipe, compressor units, metering stations, regulator stations, delivery station, holders, and fabricated assemblies system must submit DOT Form PHMSA F 7100.2 as soon as practicable but not more than 30 days after detection of an incident As defined in Part 191: Any of the following events: 1. An event that involves a release of gas from a pipeline, or of liquefied natural gas, liquefied petroleum gas, refrigerant gas, or gas from an LNG facility, and that results in one or more of the following consequences: (i) A death, or personal injury necessitating in-patient hospitalization; or (ii) Estimated property damage of $50,000 or more, including loss to the operator and others, or both, but excluding cost of gas lost; (iii) Unintentional estimated gas loss of three million cubic feet or more; (2) An event that results in an emergency shutdown of an LNG facility. Activation of an emergency shutdown system for reasons other than an actual emergency does not constitute an incident. (3) An event that is significant, in the judgment of the operator, even though it did not meet the criteria of paragraphs (1) or (2) of this definition required to be reported under § 191.5 of this part.
(b) LNG. Each operator of a liquefied natural gas As defined in Part 191: Natural gas, flammable gas, or gas which is toxic or corrosive plant or facility must submit DOT Form PHMSA F 7100.3 as soon as practicable but not more than 30 days after detection of an incident required to be reported under § 191.5 of this part.
(c) Underground natural gas storage facility. Each operator of an underground natural gas storage facility must submit DOT Form PHMSA F7100.2 as soon as practicable but not more than 30 days after detection of an incident required to be reported under § 191.5.
(d) Supplemental report. Where additional related information is obtained after a report is submitted under paragraph (a), (b) or (c) of this section, the operator must make a supplemental report as soon as practicable with a clear reference by date to the original report.
[Part 191 - Org. as amended by Amdt. 191-5, 49 FR 18961, May 3, 1984; Amdt. 191-21, 75 FR 72877, November 26, 2010; Amdt. 191-25, 82 FR 7982, January 23, 2017 ]