Centerpoint Energy Gas Transmission Company

Sixth Revised Volume No. 1

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Effective Date: 02/28/2003, Docket: RP03-239-000, Status: Effective

Original Sheet No. 148 Original Sheet No. 148 : Effective








2.3 Transporter shall not be required, except to the extent it has

accepted confirmed nominations for authorized overrun service

under this Rate Schedule, to: (a) withdraw for delivery hereunder

on any Day during the Reverse Withdrawal Period any quantity

requested in excess of Shipper's Maximum Daily Withdrawal Quantity

(MDWQ) or, on a cumulative basis, in excess of Shipper's Maximum

Seasonal Withdrawal Quantity (MSWQ); (b) receive, transport and

accept on any Day during the Reverse Injection Period any quantity

tendered for injection hereunder in excess of Shipper's Maximum

Daily Injection Quantity (MDIQ) or, on a cumulative basis, in

excess of the quantity withdrawn and delivered under the Service

Agreement during the prior Reverse Withdrawal Period (i.e., the

RSS Balance as of October 31); or (c) deliver Gas at Delivery

Points or accept Gas at Receipt Points on a basis which is not

consistent with this section and Section 3 of this Rate Schedule

and the related General Terms and Conditions of this Tariff.

Service hereunder shall be firm within MDWQ, MSWQ and MDIQ. Gas

must be withdrawn before Shipper can tender Gas for injection.

Gas may not be injected hereunder during the Reverse Withdrawal

Period, nor may Gas be withdrawn during the Reverse Injection

Period, as those terms are defined below in this Rate Schedule.

Quantities of Gas withdrawn during the prior Reverse Withdrawal

Period must be replaced by equivalent quantities injected by the

end of the Reverse Injection Period.


2.4 Shipper shall request, in accordance with this Tariff, the

Point(s) of Receipt, Primary Point(s) of Delivery, Maximum Daily

and Seasonal Withdrawal Quantities, Maximum Delivery

Obligation(s), Receipt Entitlement(s), Maximum Receipt

Obligation(s), and term, as applicable. The Maximum Seasonal

Withdrawal Quantity shall be equal to either ten (10) or twenty

(20) times the MDWQ and Shipper's request shall designate which

quantity it desires. Transporter shall review and process the

request to determine if sufficient firm capacity is available and

allocate available capacity in accordance with Section 10 of the

General Terms and Conditions.