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Fourth Revised Volume No. 1
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Effective Date: 02/20/2009, Docket: RP09-227-000, Status: Effective
First Revised Sheet No. 258 First Revised Sheet No. 258
Superseding: Original Sheet No. 258
GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS
22. CAPACITY RELEASE GENERAL PROVISIONS.
22.1 Definitions. For the purposes of this Section 22, the following
definitions will apply to Capacity Releases.
(a) Releasing Shipper: A firm Shipper or Replacement Shipper
under an executed Service Agreement subject to Part 284 of the
Commission's regulations who intends to have Transporter post to
Transporter's Designated Site all or any portion of its firm
service to be released to a Replacement Shipper, or to a
Prearranged Replacement Shipper through a prearranged capacity
release transaction, or which has released its firm service.
(b) Replacement Shipper: A Shipper which has contracted for
service with Transporter subject to Part 284 of the Commission's
regulations to utilize a Releasing Shipper's released firm service
for a specified period of time. Replacement Shippers must meet
all of the terms and conditions of Transporter's tariff as
required of any other Shipper.
(c) Potential Replacement Shipper: A Shipper which desires to
acquire released firm capacity.
(d) Prearranged Replacement Shipper: A party who desires to
contract directly for or who has contracted directly for capacity
which is subject to Part 284 of the Commission's regulations and
who has agreed to the terms of a capacity release transaction
directly with a Releasing Shipper, which terms are posted to
Transporter's Designated Site. Prearranged Replacement Shippers
must meet all of the terms and conditions of Transporter's tariff
as required of any other Shipper.
(e) Bidder: A party submitting a bid(s) to Transporter's
Designated Site for released capacity.
(f) Open Bidding: Full disclosure of the bid(s) submitted to
Transporter's Designated Site, excluding the bidder(s) name.