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Seventh Revised Volume No. 1

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Effective Date: 11/16/2009, Docket: RP10-53-000, Status: Effective

First Revised Sheet No. 578 First Revised Sheet No. 578

Superseding: Original Sheet No. 578

 

GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS

(Continued)

 

7.5 Access to Equipment and Records

 

Each party shall have the right to be present at the time of any installing, reading,

cleaning, changing, repairing, inspecting, testing, calibrating or adjusting done in

connection with the other's equipment used in measuring receipts and deliveries

hereunder. The records from such measurement equipment shall remain the property of

their owner, but upon request each will submit to the other its records and charts,

together with calculations therefrom, for inspection and verification, subject to

return within thirty (30) days after receipt thereof.

 

7.6 Pressure Protection

 

Pressure regulation, pressure override and pressure relief valve or other pressure

limiting devices installed and operated by Pipeline at the measuring station or at or

near each interconnection of Pipeline's facilities with facilities of third parties

shall only be for the purpose of operation and protection of Pipeline's measurement

equipment and Pipeline's facilities.

 

7.7 Test of Meters

 

The accuracy of the Pipeline's and Customer's measurement equipment shall be verified

by Pipeline and Customer at reasonable intervals and, if requested, in the presence of

representatives of the Pipeline and Customer.

 

(A) Pipeline and Customer shall not be required to verify the accuracy of orifice

meter equipment more frequently than once in any thirty (30) day period.

 

(B) Pipeline and Customer shall not be required to verify the accuracy of

measurement equipment, other than orifice meter equipment, more frequently than

once in any ninety (90) day period.

 

(C) Pipeline and Customer shall not be required to verify the accuracy of the gas

chromatograph or other heating value measurement device more frequently than

once in any thirty (30) day period.

 

(D) Any errors or discrepancies found when testing shall be corrected immediately

whenever possible or as soon thereafter as procurement of repair parts,

materials and tools can be arranged.

 

7.8 Measurement Equipment Inaccuracy and Failure

 

The Quantity of Gas received and delivered by Pipeline and delivered to Customer or for

Customer's account hereunder during periods when the measurement equipment is out of

service or registering inaccurately shall be estimated as follows:

 

(A) If, upon test, any measurement equipment, the readings of which are used in the

registration, integration or com-