Regulatory Resource Center
Railroad Commission of Texas (RRC)
The Railroad Commission is the authority having jurisdiction for propane in the State of Texas.
LP Gas Safety Rules (rev. 2020)
2017 NFPA 58
2018 NFPA 54
Effective September 1, 2020, new editions of the NFPA's will take effect.
Propane industry can purchase new editions at www.propaneservicecorp.com
Texas Department of Public Safety
The Texas Department of Public Safety administers commercial driver's licenses and enforces commercial motor vehicle regulations.
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
Texas Department of Agriculture
The Texas Department of Agriculture (TDA) regulates commodities in Texas including LPG scales & meters.
Pipeline Hazardous Materials Administration
The Pipeline Hazardous Material & Safety Administration (PHMSA)'s regulates the safe transportation of energy and other hazardous materials.
Hazardous Materials Regulations
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
Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA)
OSHA housed under the U.S. Department of Labor was created to have a safe working environment for employees.
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.