(a) Each operator shall prepare and follow for each pipeline a manual of written procedures for conducting operations and maintenance activities and for emergency response. For transmission lines, the manual must also include procedures for handling abnormal operations. This manual must be reviewed and updated by the operator at intervals not exceeding 15 months, but at least once each calendar year. Appropriate parts of the manual shall be kept at locations where operations and maintenance activities are conducted.
(b) The manual required by this section must include all of the elements set forth in sections 49 CFR 192.605(b) and (c), which are hereby incorporated by reference in this chapter.History: Rule 02-01, eff 30 Aug 01.