Cheyenne Plains Gas Pipeline Company, L.L.C.

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Effective Date: 07/26/2010, Docket: RP10-876-000, Status: Effective

First Revised Sheet No. 263 First Revised Sheet No. 263

Superseding: Original Sheet No. 263







9.6 Prearranged Releases. Shipper electing to release capacity on the

basis of a prearranged release must post notice on Transporter's EBB

pursuant to Section 9.8 herein.


(a) No open season is required for a prearranged release which

meets all of the terms of the release and is:

(i) a release for more than one Year at the maximum

reservation rate under the applicable Tariff rate schedule;

(ii) a release for any period of thirty-one Days or less;

(iii) a release to an asset manager as defined by FERC

regulations at 18 C.F.R. 284.8; or

(iv) a release to a marketer participating in a state-

regulated retail access program as defined by FERC

regulations at 18 C.F.R 284.8. All other prearranged

releases shall be subject to an open season requirement

contained in Section 9.5 hereof.


(b) A Releasing Shipper may not re-release capacity that is a

rollover or extension of a release of thirty-one Days or less

to the same Replacement Shipper until twenty-eight (28) Days

after the first release period has ended. The 28-Day hiatus

does not apply to any re-release to the same Replacement

Shipper that is posted for bidding or that qualifies for any

of the other exemptions from bidding in this Section 9.6.


(c) A Shipper electing to release capacity on a prearranged basis

not subject to an open season must post the notice of release

on Transporter's EBB or submit its notice via an EDI upload

utilizing the data sets included in the NAESB WGQ Standards

pursuant to the timeline for non-biddable releases in

Sections 9.5(c)(xii) - (xv).


(d) Any capacity release transactions effectuated during the

period between July 30, 2008 and November 21, 2008, shall be

grandfathered and shall not be required to comply with the

requirement of 18 C.F.R. 284.8(b)(2), that releases with a

rate greater than the maximum rate must take effect on or

before one year from the date on which the pipeline is

notified of the release.