HLPSA

AcronymDefinition
HLPSAHazardous Liquid Pipeline Safety Act of 1979
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Thus, the Ninth Circuit concluded that WUTC, not Seattle, was the only state agency delegated authority to regulate pipelines in the state and that "the PSA expressly preempts the City's attempts to impose safety regulations on the Seattle Lateral." (664) The Ninth Circuit distinguished a previous decision in which the court held that the HLPSA, a PSA predecessor, did not preempt a municipality from imposing safety standards in a franchise agreement with an intrastate pipeline operator.