Gulf States Transmission Corporation
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Effective Date: 12/01/2008, Docket: RP09-60-000, Status: Effective
Second Revised Sheet No. 53 Second Revised Sheet No. 53
Superseding: First Revised Sheet No. 53
GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS
15. SERVICE NOMINATIONS AND ALLOCATION OF AVAILABLE CAPACITY
15.2 Monthly Allocation of Capacity (Continued)
Prior to effecting such allocations or curtailments, Transporter will afford
those Shippers who are paying a discounted interruptible rate the opportunity
to match the rate paid by other interruptible Shippers. Subject to the
foregoing, capacity will be allocated on a pro rata basis among those
interruptible Shippers paying the same rate.
(d) Adding receipt point(s) or delivery point(s) to or increasing
the total maximum daily quantity of existing transportation arrangements shall
be considered new agreements for purposes of determining priority of service.
(e) Substitution of new gas suppliers at a point of receipt under an
existing transportation arrangement (without increasing the maximum daily
quantity to be received at such point of receipt) will not be considered a new
transaction for priority purposes.
(f) Transporter agrees to furnish to any Shipper requesting same at
Transporter's corporate office during reasonable business hours, sufficient
information to demonstrate the manner in which the monthly set-up and
determinations and allocations of capacity have been made under this Section
(g) Pre-Determined Allocation data elements shall be standardized.
(h) Two welded parties shall agree on who submits a pre-determined
allocation methodology and who allocates at the point before gas flows.
(i) Only one PDA allocation methodology shall be applied per
(j) The upstream or downstream party providing the point confirmation
shall submit the pre-determined allocation to the Transporter after or during
confirmation and before start of gas day.
(k) Transporter shall send back "confirmation" of receipt of the pre-
determined allocation within 15 minutes.
(l) There is no need to submit pre-determined allocations if a
transportation service provider has an OBA in effect for a point.