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Current Rules for Underground Storage Tanks

A complete, current version of the Tennessee Petroleum Underground Storage Tank rules (Rule 0400-18-01), which includes recent amendments, can be viewed at:

Current Tennessee UST Rules

Current Rule Revision Date is January 2013

Tennessee Petroleum UST Act

Click on the following link: Tennessee Codes Annotated. This will take you to the Michie's Legal Resources Terms & Conditions webpage. There you can view the Terms & Conditions and click the I Agree button if you would like to continue. In the search box type in 68-215-101. Once search is returned click on 68-215-101 short title. This will take you directly to the Tennessee Petroleum UST Act.

Amendments to the UST Act

Year

Public Chapter Link

Effective

2016

877

04-27-2016

2015

292

04-24-2015

2013

181

07-01-2013

2012

986

05-10-2012

2010

903

05-11-2010

2008

794

07-01-2008

2007

362

07-01-2007

2005

283

07-01-2005

2005

350

05-19-2005

2004

925

07-01-2004

2002

821

07-01-2002

Underground Storage Tank Compliance Act of 2005

On August 8, 2005 President Bush signed the Energy Policy Act of 2005. Title XV, Subtitle B of this sweeping legislation is known as the Underground Storage Tank Compliance Act of 2005. This is the most significant federal Underground Storage Tank legislation since the passage of the federal UST rules September 22, 1988. The UST provisions are on pages 1563-1607 of the Act. The complete Act.

New Rule Interpretation Memos (RIM)