The New Mexico Pipeline Safety Bureau Rules

Petition to Open a Rulemaking Docket and for a NOPR

Petition EXHIBIT A 18.60.5 NMAC Amendments


The New Mexico Pipeline Safety Bureau is proposing to convert New Mexico to a “midnight” state pursuant to the draft rules attached. Please review and submit any comments for consideration by October 22, 2021 to

The PSB plans on having a final rule in place by end of year to allow an effective date of January 1, 2022. A proposed rulemaking also allows stakeholders to submit comment beyond changes being proposed for the same rule.