Regulations

Pursuant to the Texas Natural Resources Code (TNRC), Title 3, Chapter 113, the Railroad Commission of Texas has adopted the LP-Gas Safety Rules, under TAC, Title 16, Chapter 9.

Below are links to all the regulations adopted by the Commission either directly or by reference.


The LP-Gas Safety Rules can be easily saved on your computer for future reference and can be searched for key words or section numbers. In addition to the Commission’s LP-gas Safety Rules, this PDF also includes the State statute governing LP-Gas. This publication can also be purchased through the Commission. Click on this link to open the Publication Ordering Form.
     LP-Gas Safety Rules (PDF)

This link connects to the official record of the LP-Gas Safety Rules on the Texas Secretary of State’s website under the Texas Administrative Code.
     Texas Admistrative Code (TAC)

In addition to the Commission’s LP-Gas Safety Rules, the Commission has adopted by reference the National Fire Protection Association’s Liquefied Petroleum Gas Code (NFPA 58 - 2008 edition) and National Fuel Gas Code (NFPA 54 – 2006 edition). These publications may be purchased from NFPA. The following links will allow FREE read-only access to these publications.

NOTE: To view online (read-only) documents NFPA requires users to REGISTER.  Read-only access allows users to view all editions.

NFPA 58: Liquefied Petroleum Gas Code, (RRC adopted 2008 Edition on February 1, 2008)

NFPA 54: National Fuel Gas Code, (RRC adopted 2006 Edition on February 1, 2008)

    
The regulations for the transportation of LP-Gas include the requirements of Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Title 49. The following link connects to the Electronic Code of Federal Regulations. The ECFR is a regularly updated, unofficial editorial compilation of CFR material and Federal Register amendments produced by the National Archives and Records Administration's Office of the Federal Register (OFR) and the Government Printing Office. 

You can view and print the requirements from the following page.
     Code of Federal Regulations (CFR)

Last Updated: 6/16/2016 2:57:28 PM