Gulf Crossing Pipeline Company LLC

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Effective Date: 12/20/2008, Docket: RP09-61-000, Status: Effective

Original Sheet No. 650 Original Sheet No. 650



Section 8



8.1 Requests for Service


Submittal - A request for service shall be submitted to Gulf

Crossing by facsimile to (713) 479-1020, by e-mail to a designate

e-mail address posted to Gulf Crossing's Internet Web Site, or by

mail to P.O. Box 1478, Houston, Texas 77251-1478, Attention:

Customer Service Department. Gulf Crossing's Service Request

Form is made available to all parties on its Internet Web Site.

All requests for firm service must be for consecutive time



Valid Request for Service Requirements - A valid request for

service shall contain all information specified in Section 8.2. A

request will not be considered to be valid until a Customer has

met the credit / security requirements of Section 5 of these

General Terms and Conditions. Except as provided below, a valid

request for service will be deemed invalid when received more

than ninety (90) Days prior to the commencement of service. A

request for service can however be received and processed more

than 90 Days prior to the commencement of service if the request

is associated with an open season, new supply being attached to

Gulf Crossing's system, termination of an existing service

agreement on another pipeline, construction of new facilities

required to serve a new receipt or delivery point or the

modification of facilities that will result in a material

increase in Gas usage or production. In addition, an existing

firm transportation Customer that does not have a right of first

refusal or an evergreen right for its capacity can request to

extend its service agreement subject to (1) the availability of

firm capacity, (2) negotiation of transportation rate and (3) the

posting and bidding requirements of 8.1(a). A Customer

submitting a request more than 90 Days before service commences

shall submit to Gulf Crossing written evidence that one of the

above conditions exist. Failure to provide such written evidence

shall render the request for service invalid.


Request for Service Processing - Each request for service

received by Gulf Crossing will be logged based upon the date and

time received. This log will include all requests for service

and is referred to herein as the "Transportation Queue" or

"Queue." The Transportation Queue is used to track each request

for service