Regulatory Resource Center

STATE 

Railroad Commission of Texas (RRC)

The Railroad Commission is the authority having jurisdiction for propane in the State of Texas.

Licensing & Certification

Training

LP Gas Safety Rules

NFPA 54 2006

NFPA 58 2008

Effective September 1, 2020, new editions of the NFPA's will take effect.

Texas Department of Public Safety

The Texas Department of Public Safety administers commercial driver's licenses and enforces commercial motor vehicle regulations.

Texas Commercial Motor Vehicle Rules
Texas Commercial Driver's License

CDL Handbook

Texas Commission on Environmental Quality

Texas Commission on Environmental Quality has taken over Tier II reporting. Reports are due March 1st of every year.

Fastest way to get Tier II help from TCEQ is through their new help form

Submit a report

Texas Department of Agriculture

The Texas Department of Agriculture (TDA) regulates commodities in Texas including LPG scales & meters.

 

Weights & Measures Rules

FEDERAL

Pipeline Hazardous Materials Administration

The Pipeline Hazardous Material & Safety Administration (PHMSA)'s regulates the safe transportation of energy and other hazardous materials.

Hazardous Material Registration

Hazardous Materials Regulations

49 CFR 100-177 

49 CFR 178-185

RIN Fact Sheet

RIN Locator

Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) is responsible for regulating and providing safety oversight of commercial motor vehicles (CMVs).

Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations
49 CFR Parts 300-399

FMCSA Drug & Alcohol Clearinghouse

Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA)

OSHA housed under the U.S. Department of Labor was created to have a safe working environment for employees.

OSHA Crane & Derricks in Construction Homepage

NPGA OSHA Crane Fact Sheet

OSHA FAQ's Crane Rule
 

U.S. Department of Homeland Security

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security regulates chemical facilities for potential risks. Propane retailers are required to complete a Top-Screen to assess its risks.

Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards (CFATS)

CFATS Resources