Crossroads Pipeline Company

First Revised Volume No. 1

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Effective Date: 11/01/2001, Docket: RP02- 14-002, Status: Effective

Original Sheet No. 602 Original Sheet No. 602 : Effective

 

FORM OF ELECTRONIC CONTRACTING AGREEMENT

 

THIS ELECTRONIC CONTRACTING AGREEMENT (the "Agreement") is made as of

______________, 20___, by and among CROSSROADS PIPELINE COMPANY,

(“Crossroads), with offices at 1700 MacCorkle Avenue, S.E., Charleston,

West

Virginia 25314 ("Pipeline") and ___________________ ("Subscriber"), with

offices at _____________________.

 

RECITALS

 

WHEREAS, Pipeline and Subscriber have entered into or may in the future

enter into one or more new or amended Service Agreements or Assignment

Agreements pursuant to the provisions of Pipeline's effective FERC Gas

Tariff, First Revised Vol. No. 1 (Tariff), on file with the Federal Energy

Regulatory Commission, or nonjurisdictional agreements or contracts

(collectively "Contracts"); and

 

WHEREAS, Pipeline provides an Electronic Bulletin Board service through the

Columbia Navigator, which includes an electronic data interchange

component, pursuant to Section 2 of the General Terms and Conditions (GTC)

of the Tariff; and

 

WHEREAS, Pipeline and Subscriber desire to facilitate the provision and

receipt of service for their mutual benefit by entering into Contracts and

transacting business under such Contracts by electronically transmitting

and receiving data through Navigator in agreed formats ("Transactions") in

substitution for conventional paper-based documents, and further desire to

assure that such Transactions and Contracts are not legally invalid or

unenforceable as a result of the use of available electronic technologies;

and

 

WHEREAS, the terms and conditions governing electronic contracting are

contained in GTC Section 5.7;

 

NOW THEREFORE, in consideration of the mutual covenants and agreements

herein contained and the benefits to be derived, the parties, intending to

be legally bound, agree as follows:

 

1. Any Contract entered into electronically between the parties

shall be governed by the provisions of said GTC Section 5.7, as it may be

amended or modified from time to time, which is incorporated herein by

reference.

 

2. The provisions of GTC Sections 2 (Electronic Bulletin Board), 5

(Service Agreement), 15 (Force Majeure), 28 (Schedules and Contracts

Subject to Regulation and Revision) and 29 (Notices) of the Tariff are

incorporated herein by reference and shall bind the parties with respect to

this Agreement.