194.7 Operating restrictions and interim operating authorization.§ 194.7 Operating restrictions and interim operating authorization.
(a) An operator of a pipeline for which a response plan is required under § 194.101, may not handle, store, or transport oil in that pipeline unless the operator has submitted a response plan meeting the requirements of this part.
(b) An operator must operate its onshore pipeline facilities in accordance with the applicable response plan.
(c) The operator of a pipeline line section described in § 194.103(c), may continue to operate the pipeline for two years after the date of submission of a response plan, pending approval or disapproval of that plan, only if the operator has submitted the certification required by § 194.119(e).[Amdt. 194-4, 70 FR 8746, Feb. 23, 2005]