Regulations & Statutes

The Division of Oil and Public Safety (OPS) develops these regulations in order to execute the mandates that are found in the statutes.

The Colorado Legislature writes these statutes which serve as the minimum requirements with which impacted owners and operators are bound to comply.

Click on the appropriate links below to access the regulations and statutes as PDF files or from the listed websites.

Program Name Regulation Versions Statute Versions
Amusement Rides and Devices* PDF
The regulations are available on the Secretary of State's website by clicking on the link below.

OPS Regulations

The statutes are available on the LexisNexis website by clicking on the link below.
Boilers and Pressure Vessels PDF PDF
Conveyances PDF PDF
Explosives PDF PDF
Liquefied Petroleum Gas PDF PDF
Petroleum Storage Tanks PDF
Retail Natural Gas PDF  PDF

*The updated Amusement Rides and Devices regulations will go into effect on May 7, 2014. You may view the red-line version and the adopted version of the regulations to see the amendments that were made.