$500 Fee For No Locates
In addition to the fines available to regulators within a number of acts and regulations for not having locates, the TSSA has introduced a $500 fee within their Natural Gas Fee Schedule for an inspection at sites where there are no locates. They have also increased their Pipeline Strike Inspection fee to $850 for sites where there is an incident. Their fee schedule can found by clicking Fees.
Date: April 2013