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API RP1173 Draft Pipeline Safety Management System

A final draft is ready for approval and public comment on the Pipeline Safety Management System Recommended Practice (RP), API 1173 (PSMS). This is the second ballot and will result in a new document (1st Edition). Comments are due by December 20, 2014 and will be accepted online at The ballot ID number is 3392. See our related article in the July 2014 edition of the DOT Pipeline Compliance News for detailed information about how to download and vote on the ballot.