Pacific Interstate Transmission Company
Original Volume No. 1
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Effective Date: 10/01/1981, Docket: GT97- 67-000, Status: Effective
Original Sheet No. 4 Original Sheet No. 4 : Effective
RATE SCHEDULE CQS-1
(Contract Quantity Service)
This Rate Schedule is available to Southern California Gas Company (some-
times referred to hereinafter as "Buyer") for the purchase of gas from
Pacific Interstate Transmission Company (hereinafter called "Seller") upon
the execution of a Service Agreement in the form contained in this FERC Gas
Tariff, Original Volume No. 1.
2. APPLICABILITY AND CHARACTER OF SERVICE
This Rate Schedule shall apply to all gas delivered or caused to be de-
livered under Buyer's Services Agreement for service under Rate Schedule
CQS-1. Gas caused to be delivered by Seller to Buyer under this Rate
Schedule shall be firm and not subject to interruption, except as Provided
in Sections 8, 9, and 21 of the General Terms and Conditions.
3. BUYER'S OBLIGATION TO PAY COST OF SERVICE
Buyer shall be obligated to pay Seller in respect of each billing month,
charges determined in accordance with Section 4 hereof, for each such
billing month. Such obligation is subject to adjustment as provided in
Section 5 and 6 hereof and shall be discharged as provided in Section 7
hereof and in Section 5 of the General Terms and Conditions.
4. COST OF SERVICE
4.1 Computation: Seller's Cost of Service shall be determined by Seller
for each billing month and shall be equal to the aggregate of the items
described in Subsection 4.4 through 4.9 hereof for such billing month
determined in accordance with this Section 4. Computation of Cost of
Service under this Section and shall be based on the amounts related to
sales under this Rate Schedule recorded in Seller's books of account
applicable to its Northwest Division System except to the extent that
such amounts must be adjusted in order to give effect to the provisions
of this Section 4.
4.2 Seller's Accounts: Seller shall maintain books of account in accord-
ance with the requirements of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
("FERC" or "Commission") applicable to Seller and, to the extent not
inconsistent with such requirements, in accordance with generally
accepted accounting principles.