299J.061 Pipeline Advisory Committee authorized.
Subdivision 1. Authority. The commissioner may appoint a Pipeline Advisory Committee to advise the commissioner, director, Environmental Quality Board, and other appropriate federal, state, and local government agencies and officials on matters relating to pipeline safety, routing, construction, and operation. If requested by the commissioner, the committee shall review and comment on proposed rules and the operation of the Office of Pipeline Safety.
Subd. 2. Membership. At minimum, the committee must consist of representatives of the hazardous liquid pipeline industry, the gas distribution industry, the gas pipeline industry, the pipeline design and construction industry, state or local government, and the general public.
Subd. 3. Terms; compensation; removal. The terms, compensation, and removal of committee members are governed by section 15.059.
HIST: 1998 c 348 s 7