Crossroads Pipeline Company

First Revised Volume No. 1

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Effective Date: 11/01/2001, Docket: RP02- 14-000, Status: Effective

Original Sheet No. 34 Original Sheet No. 34 : Superseded

 

GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS

 

1. DEFINITIONS

 

1.1 "Billing Month" shall mean the period elapsed between consecutive final monthly meter readings and,

when referred to in terms of a calendar month, shall mean that calendar month in which the majority of the

Billing Month occurs.

 

1.2 "Btu" shall mean the British thermal unit as defined by international standards.

 

1.3 The words "Business Day" shall mean any weekday, excluding federal banking holidays.

 

1.4 "Central Clock Time" (C.T.) shall mean Central Standard Time adjusted for Daylight Savings Time.

 

1.5 "Commission" shall mean the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.

 

1.6 “Confirmations” shall mean the process of Transporter agreeing with Interconnecting Operators on

quantities that should flow at a location based on nominations received by Transporter and the

Interconnecting Operator. Related confirmation terms are:

 

(a) “Confirming Party” shall mean the entity that Transporter shall contact for confirmation of a

quantity of gas with respect to a nomination at a location. Confirming Parties include Interconnecting

Operators or upstream/downstream title holders.

 

(b) “Confirmation by Exception” (CBE) means that the Confirming Parties agree that one party deems

that all requests at a location are confirmed by the other party (the CBE party) without response

communication from that party. The CBE party can take exception to the request by so informing the other

party within a mutually agreed Upon time frame.

 

(c) “Explicit Confirmation” shall mean the requirement that the Confirming Party respond to a Request

for Confirmation or initiate an unsolicited Confirmation Response. Absent mutual agreement to the contrary,

Explicit Confirmation is the default confirmation methodology.

 

1.7 "Cubic Foot" and "Standard Cubic Foot" shall mean that quantity of natural gas that occupies one

cubic foot of volume at the Volumetric Measurement Base defined in Section 26.2 of the General Terms and

Conditions.

 

1.8 "Designated site" shall mean the electronic address used to contact an entity for EDI transmission.