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Archived Meetings

Joint GPAC and the LPAC Committee Meeting

Presentations are available for download on the e-gov Website

Meeting Information
Status Completed
Starts Oct 21, 2014 at 1:00 PM EST
Ends Oct 22, 2014 at 5:00 PM EST
Location Washington Marriott Georgetown, 1221 22nd Street NW, Washington, DC
Purpose & Summary

The Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Administration will hold meetings of the Gas Pipeline Advisory Committee (GPAC) and the Liquid Pipeline Advisory Committee (LPAC).Topics to be discussed will include performance metrics for pipeline operations; agency, State, and stakeholder priorities; and safety management systems in other industries. The committee members will not be considering any proposed rules at this meeting.

Additional Information
The committees will meet in joint sessions on Tuesday, October 21, 2014, from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. and on Wednesday, October 22, 2014, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., EST.
Registration: Please register for the meeting above. Any additional information, including the meeting agenda, will be posted on this page as well. Registration is not mandatory.
For information contact: Cheryl Whetsel by phone at 202-366-4431 or by e-mail at cheryl.whetsel @
Members of the public may attend and make a statement during the advisory committee meeting. If you intend to make a statement, please notify PHMSA in advance by forwarding an e-mail to cheryl.whetsel @ by October 6, 2014.

For information on facilities or services for individuals with disabilities, or to seek special assistance at the meeting, please contact Cheryl Whetsel at 202-366-4431 by October 1, 2014.

Comments on the meeting may be submitted to the docket in the following ways:
E-Gov website: This site allows the public to enter comments on any Federal Register notice issued by any agency.
Fax: 1-202-493-2251.
Mail: Docket Management Facility; U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT), 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE, West Building, Room W12-140, Washington, DC 20590-001.

Hand Delivery: Room W12-140 on the ground level of the DOT West Building, 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE, Washington, DC, between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, except on Federal holidays.

Instructions: Identify the docket number PHMSA-2014-0124 at the beginning of your comments. Note that all comments received will be posted without change to, including any personal information provided. You should know that anyone is able to search the electronic form of all comments received into any of our dockets by the name of the individual submitting the comment (or signing the comment, if submitted on behalf of an association, business, labor union, etc.). Therefore, you may want to review DOT's complete Privacy Act Statement in the Federal Register published on April 11, 2000, (65 FR 19477) or view the Privacy Notice at before submitting any such comments.

Docket: For access to the docket or to read background documents or comments, go to at any time or to Room W12-140 on the ground level of the DOT West Building, 1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE, Washington, DC, between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, except Federal holidays.

 File Type10/14/2014: Draft Agenda for Tuesday, October 21, 1-5 PM & Wednesday, October 22, 9-5 PM
Agenda_-_Oct_21-22_John_10-9-2014(5).pdf (19 KB)
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