Natural Gas Pipeline Company Of America

Seventh Revised Volume No. 1

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Effective Date: 04/18/2008, Docket: RP08-319-000, Status: Effective

Original Sheet No. 229 Original Sheet No. 229 : Pending

 

 

RATE SCHEDULE LPS

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6.2 Where a Shipper has agreed to pay a Negotiated Rate or a

rate under a Negotiated Rate Formula, the rates assessed hereunder

shall be governed by Section 49 of the General Terms and Conditions

of this Tariff. A request for service at a Negotiated Rate or a rate

under a Negotiated Rate Formula shall specify the Negotiated Rate or

Negotiated Rate Formula on which the Shipper is willing to agree.

 

6.3 (a) Shipper shall reimburse Natural within five (5)

days after costs have been incurred by Natural for all fees required

by the FERC or any regulatory body including, but not limited to,

filing, reporting, and application fees to the extent such fees are

specifically related to service for that Shipper hereunder and are

not generally applicable fees (such as general rate case filing

fees).

 

(b) If Natural constructs, acquires or modifies any

facilities to perform service hereunder, then as specified in an

agreement related thereto between the parties either:

 

(1) Shipper shall reimburse Natural for the cost

of such facilities or facility modifications as described in the

General Terms and Conditions of this Tariff; or

 

(2) Natural shall assess a monthly charge

reflecting such facility costs.

 

6.4 (a) Natural shall have the unilateral right to file

with any appropriate regulatory authority and make changes effective

in: (1) the rates and charges applicable under this Rate Schedule

LPS, including both the level and design of such rates and charges;

and/or (2) the terms and conditions of this Rate Schedule LPS.

Natural agrees that Shipper may protest or contest the aforementioned

filings, or may seek authorization from duly constituted regulatory

authorities for such adjustment of Natural's existing FERC Gas Tariff

as may be found necessary to assure that its provisions are just and

reasonable.

 

(b) If, at any time and from time to time, the FERC or

any other governmental authority having jurisdiction in the premises

allows or permits Natural to collect, or to negotiate to collect, a

higher rate for the service hereunder, the rate shall, subject to any

contrary provision of the LPS Agreement or LPS RO or related discount

agreement, be increased to the highest such rate. Should additional

documentation be required in order for Natural to collect such