Pipeline Safety: Reviewing Implementation of the PIPES Act of 2020 and Examining Future Safety Needs

Subcommittee: Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials Date: Wednesday, March 8, 2023 Time: 10:00 AM Location: 2167 Rayburn House Office Building


This hearing is focused on pipeline safety and the implementation of the Protecting Our Infrastructure of Pipelines and Enhancing Safety (PIPES) Act of 2020.  The Committee intends to reauthorize the federal pipeline safety program this year.  


  1. Tristan Brown
    Deputy Administrator
    Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA); U.S. Department of Transportation
  2. Andrew Black
    President and Chief Executive Officer
    Liquid Energy Pipeline Association (LEPA)
  3. Kenneth W. Grubb
    Chief Operating Officer - Gas Pipelines
    Kinder Morgan, Inc.
  4. Bill Caram
    Executive Director
    Pipeline Safety Trust