Black Marlin Pipeline Company

First Revised Volume No. 1

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Effective Date: 11/01/2002, Docket: RP02-568-000, Status: Effective

Second Revised Sheet No. 213A Second Revised Sheet No. 213A : Effective

Superseding: First Revised Sheet No. 213A





10.1A.3 Shippers desiring to release firm capacity ("Releasing Shipper")

shall submit the following information to Transporter, which shall be

placed on the Transporter's Internet web site if valid.


i. Quantity in dekatherms per day (MDTQ) to be released;


ii. The contract number(s) of the Releasing Shipper's Service

Agreement(s) and the path of released capacity (path between

Primary Receipt Point(s) and Primary Delivery Point(s);


iii. Term of release (number of months or permanent);


iv. Identity of any replacement Shipper ("Replacement Shipper");


v. Conditions of release;


(a) whether bids for less than the full volume offered are



(b) whether bids for less than the full term are acceptable;


(c) whether bids may be submitted that are contingent on the

award of upstream or downstream capacity on another

pipeline system and the deadline for removing such



(d) any changes in the bidding deadlines so long as any

changes comport with the capacity release timelines;


(e) one of the following methods to evaluate bids 1) highest

rate 2) net revenue and 3) present value;


(f) a nondiscriminatory tie breaker in determining best bid

if different that in Section 10.1.C.;


(g) whether there is a minimum price (including reservation

surcharges) below which the Shipper will not release