Sabine Pipe Line Company LLC

Second Revised Volume No. 1

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Effective Date: 08/01/1998, Docket: RP98-265-000, Status: Effective

Second Revised Sheet No. 239 Second Revised Sheet No. 239 : Superseded

Superseding: First Revised Sheet No. 239


on its Internet web site (web site) the Receipt Points

and Delivery Points where an OBA governs the allocation

of quantities of gas measured.


7.3 Eligibility for an Operational Balancing Agreement


Sabine shall negotiate and execute OBAs on a non-

discriminatory basis with any Operator provided that

Sabine shall not be obligated to negotiate and execute

OBAs with any Operator that:


a) is not credit worthy as determined pursuant

to Section 9 of the General Terms and Conditions;


b) does not maintain, or have available,

dispatching operations that are staffed on a

continuous basis;


c) does not have electronic flow measurement

equipment to which Sabine has access at the

interconnect point(s) for which an OBA is



d) would subject Sabine to an increase in

operating costs to operate electronic flow

measurement or flow control equipment; or


e) does not commit to timely and final

determination of variances based on prompt in-kind



7.4 Predetermined Allocations


Sabine is willing to negotiate and establish a

predetermined allocation methodology with any Operator

for the purpose of allocating quantities of gas

measured at any Receipt Point or any Delivery Point in

the event the quantities of gas measured do not equal

the confirmed nominations for such point. Unless

otherwise agreed, all predetermined allocation methods

established between Sabine and Operator must be agreed

to in writing or by electronic communications following

the GISB Standards before the first day of the

allocation period in which the predetermined allocation

method is to be effective.