Vector Pipeline L.P.
Original Volume No. 1
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Effective Date: 12/01/2000, Docket: CP98-133-005, Status: Effective
Original Sheet No. 248 Original Sheet No. 248 : Effective
2.1.2 The "Receipt Computer" shall be defined in the Exhibit(s) as the
receiving party's Uniform Resource Locator ("URL"), which describes the protocols
which are needed to access the resources and point to the appropriate Internet
locations. Where the parties employ the services of Providers to transmit and
receive Documents, the Receipt Computer shall be defined in the Exhibit(s) as the
receiving party's URL provided by the receiving party's Provider.
2.2 Digital Signature Verification and Decryption
Upon proper receipt of any Document, the receiving party shall attempt to
decrypt the Document and verify the digital signature of the sending party. If the
Document is verified and the decryption is successful, the receiving party shall
transmit a Functional Acknowledgment in return. If the Document is verified and the
decryption is unsuccessful, the receiving party shall send the applicable error
message to the sending party. The sending party shall attempt to correct the error
and promptly retransmit the Document or otherwise contact the receiving party.
2.3 Functional Acknowledgment and Response Document
2.3.1 For the purposes of this Agreement, a "Functional Acknowledgment" means
an ASC X12 Transaction Set 997 which confirms a Document has been received and
whether all required portions of the Document are syntactically correct or not, but
which does not confirm the substantive content(s) of the related Document.
2.3.2 If the Functional Acknowledgment indicates an error, neither party shall
rely on the Document. The sending party shall attempt to correct the error and
promptly retransmit the Document or otherwise contact the receiving party. If the
Functional Acknowledgment does not indicate any error, the Functional Acknowledgment
shall constitute conclusive evidence a Document has been received in syntactically
2.3.3 If there has been proper receipt pursuant to Section 2.1, verification
and successful decryption pursuant to Section 2.2, and if the receiving party
nevertheless fails to transmit a Functional Acknowledgment, the sending party's
records of the contents of the Document shall control, unless the sending party has
retransmitted a Document pursuant to Section 2.3.7.
2.3.4 By mutual agreement, the parties may designate in the Exhibit(s) a
"Response Document" Transaction Set as a substitute for or in addition to an ASC X12
Transaction Set 997. A Response Document confirms that a Document has been received,
and whether all required portions of the Document are syntactically correct, and
contains data sent by the receiving party to the sending party in response to the
substantive content of the related Document.