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. 401 Original Sheet No. 401 : Pending

 

 

GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS

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(xii) Trade references;

 

(xiii) Statement of legal composition; and

 

(xiv) Statement of the length of time the business

has been in operation.

 

Upon receipt of any request from Natural for

information to be used for creditworthiness evaluation, the Shipper's

authorized representative(s) shall acknowledge receipt of Natural's

request; provided, however, that Natural and the Shipper may mutually

agree to waive this requirement. The Shipper's authorized

representative(s) shall respond to Natural's request for credit

information as allowed by this tariff, on or before the due date

specified in the request or within five (5) Business Days, whichever is

later. The Shipper shall provide all the credit information requested by

Natural or provide the reason(s) why any of the requested information was

not provided. Upon receipt from the Shipper of all credit information

provided pursuant to this Section 16, Natural shall notify the Shipper's

authorized representative(s) that it has received such information;

provided, however, that Natural and the Shipper may mutually agree to

waive this requirement. The Shipper shall designate up to two

representatives who are authorized to receive notices regarding the

Shipper's creditworthiness, including requests for additional

information, pursuant to this Section 16 and provide to Natural the

Internet e-mail addresses of such representatives prior to the initiation

of service. Written requests and responses shall be provided via

Internet E-mail, unless otherwise agreed to by the parties. In complying

with the creditworthiness related notifications pursuant to this Section

16, the Shipper and Natural may mutually agree to other forms of

communication in lieu of Internet E-mail notification. The obligation of

Natural to provide creditworthiness notifications is waived until the

above requirement regarding designation of representatives has been met.

The Shipper is to manage internal distribution of any creditworthiness

notices that are received. Natural shall designate, on its Interactive

Website or in written notices to the Shipper, the Internet e-mail

addresses of up to two representatives who are authorized to receive

notices regarding the Shipper's creditworthiness. The Shipper's

obligation to provide confirmation of receipt is met by sending such

confirmation to such representatives and Natural is to manage internal

distribution of any such confirmations. The provisions of this paragraph

relating to representatives and notification also applies to any notice

related to creditworthiness under Section 5.11, 5.12 or 19.1 of these

General Terms and Conditions.