Vector Pipeline L.P.

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Effective Date: 10/15/2007, Docket: RP07-692-000, Status: Effective

Second Revised Sheet No. 133 Second Revised Sheet No. 133 : Effective

Superseding: First Revised Sheet No. 133

23. SCHEDULES AND CONTRACT SUBJECT TO REGULATION

 

This Tariff, including these General Terms and Conditions and the

respective obligations of the parties under a Transportation Agreement,

are subject to valid laws, orders, rules, and regulations of duly

constituted authorities having jurisdiction and are subject to change

from time to time by addition, amendment, or substitution as provided by

law.

 

24. OPERATING INFORMATION AND ESTIMATES

 

At Transporter's request, any Shipper which has executed a

Transportation Agreement with Transporter shall furnish to Transporter

estimates of the daily, monthly, or annual quantities of Gas that

Shipper desires Transporter to transport for Shipper.

 

25. NEW FACILITIES POLICY

 

Transporter will build, acquire and/or install service lateral

pipelines, taps and metering facilities necessary to provide

transportation service to any new or existing Shipper or to a new

interconnecting party (Party), where applicable, provided:

 

1. Transporter determines in its sole discretion it has sufficient

mainline transportation capacity to provide the service requested

by the Shipper/Party without impairing the operational integrity

of its system, or Transporter has obtained certificate

authorizations to expand its mainline capacity by an amount

sufficient to allow Transporter to provide the requested service;

and

 

2. Transporter has or obtains any certificate authorizations

necessary to build, acquire and/or install the service lateral

pipeline(s), tap(s) and/or meter facilities; and

 

3. Unless otherwise agreed to by Transporter, Shipper/Party will

reimburse or compensate Transporter, on mutually agreeable terms,

for 100% of Transporter's construction, acquisition and/or

installation costs (including any associated tax effects), as

defined below, for facilities required to effect the service

requested by Shipper/Party. Transporter may waive this requirement

at its discretion, on a not unduly discriminatory basis.

 

For the purposes of this section, Transporter's construction,

acquisition, and/or installation costs shall include, but shall not be

limited to: Transporter's design costs, equipment costs, labor costs,

material costs, supervision costs, construction financing costs

(including a return on equity), taxes (whether income or otherwise),

filing fees, right of way costs and permitting costs. Nothing in this

Article shall require Transporter to file an application for a

certificate of public convenience and necessity under section 7(c) of

the Natural Gas Act.