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Sixth Revised Volume No. 1

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Effective Date: 01/01/2008, Docket: RP08- 77-000, Status: Effective

Third Revised Sheet No. 1407 Third Revised Sheet No. 1407 : Effective

Superseding: Second Revised Sheet No. 1407

 

GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS

Section 7

(Continued)

 

7.4 Requests for Service

 

Submittal - A request for service shall be submitted to Gulf

South by fax to (713) 479-1020 or by mail to P.O. Box 1478,

Houston, Texas 77251-1478, Attention: Customer Service

Department. The information required to process a service

request is specified in Section 7.5 hereof. Gulf South's Service

Request Form is made available to all parties on its Internet Web

Site. A Customer that elects the Summer Season Option may, in

its request for service, request service for multiple sequential

Summer Seasons. All other requests for firm service must be for

consecutive time periods.

 

Valid Request for Service Requirements - A valid request for

service shall contain all information specified in Section 7.5. A

request will not be considered to be valid until a Customer has

met the credit / security requirements of Section 5 of these

General Terms and Conditions. Except as provided below, a valid

request for service cannot be received more than ninety (90) days

prior to the commencement of service. A request for service can

however be received and processed more than 90 days prior to the

commencement of service if the request is associated with an open

season, new supply being attached to Gulf South's system,

termination of an existing contract on another pipeline,

construction of new facilities is required to serve a new receipt

or delivery point or the modification of facilities that will

result in a material increase in gas usage or production. In

addition, an existing firm transportation Customer that does not

have a right of first refusal for its capacity can request to

extend its contract subject to (1) the availability of firm

capacity, (2) negotiation of transportation rate and (3) the

posting and bidding requirements of 7.4(a). A Customer

submitting a request more than 90 days before service commences

shall submit to Gulf South written evidence that one of the above

conditions exist.

 

Request for Service Processing - Each request for service

received by Gulf South will be logged based upon the date and

time received. This log will include all requests for service

and is referred to herein as the "Transportation Queue" or

"Queue." The Transportation Queue is used to track each request

for service and to ensure that requests for service for competing

firm capacity requests are evaluated on a first-come, first-serve

basis. A Customer who submits incomplete or unsubstantiated

information will be removed from the Queue if such information is