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. 199 Original Sheet No. 199 : Effective
GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS
(c) In the event Shipper, or any other individual or entity receiving or delivering gas on behalf
of, as a Replacement Shipper of, or otherwise for the benefit of Shipper, does not (i) provide the schedules,
allocations, or other data required by this Section, Section 6 (Scheduling, Nominations and Monitoring
Service) or Section 8 (Meter Allocations) of the General Terms and Conditions, or by any other provision of
this Tariff on or before the due dates scheduled by Transporter, or (ii) provide other data required by
Transporter within two business days after Transporter requests such data, Transporter shall have the right to
impose penalties based upon the data otherwise available to Transporter, without regard to actual imbalances.
Shipper shall have no right to contest the imposition of such penalties on the basis that the imbalance levels
reflected in the data available to Transporter are at variance with the actual imbalance level.
(d) Transporter may waive its right to collect all or any portion of the penalties assessed
against Shipper, provided that any such waiver is granted in a nondiscriminatory manner.
(e) To the extent that any imbalance directly results from Shipper's reliance on inaccurate data
from Transporter, or is otherwise caused by Transporter, no penalty will be assessed for that portion of the
imbalance shown by Shipper to be attributable to such inaccurate data.
19.6 Penalty Crediting Mechanism.
(a) The purpose of this provision is to provide the mechanism by which Transporter shall credit
any "Affiliate Penalty Revenues," as defined herein, to "Unaffiliated Shippers."
(b) For purposes of this Section 19.6 the following definitions shall apply:
(i) The term "Affiliate" shall mean any corporation in which Nisource holds at least a
10% voting interest of the stock of such corporation.
(ii) The term "Affiliate Penalty Revenues" shall mean penalty amounts assessed and
actually collected during contract year (November 1 to October 31) from Affiliates pursuant to the
penalty provisions of this Tariff.
(iii) The term "Unaffiliated Shippers" shall mean Shippers, other than Shippers that are
Affiliates, under Transporter's FT-1 and IT-1 Rate Schedules.
(c) At the end of the contract year, Transporter shall calculate the amount of Affiliate Penalty
Revenues. Transporter shall allocate such Affiliate Penalty Revenues to the Unaffiliated Shippers based on
their actual contract year throughput under the Unaffiliated Shippers' FT-1 and IT-1 Service Agreements.
Transporter shall credit the bills of Unaffiliated Shippers that are the original capacity holders (and not
Replacement Shippers under Section 14 (Release and Assignment of Service Rights) of the General Terms and
Conditions) for such allocated amounts within 60 days of the end of the contract year.