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Pipeline accidents increase, safety enforcement declines, study says
June 16, 2000 Web posted at: 4:54 PM EDT (2054 GMT)
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Accidents are increasing on the 2.2 million miles of pipelines carrying natural gas and other hazardous materials nationwide, as the federal government slacked off on enforcing many safety regulations, investigators say.
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