Tennessee Gas Pipeline Company


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Effective Date: 10/01/2003, Docket: RP00-477-005, Status: Effective

Fifth Revised Sheet No. 209I Fifth Revised Sheet No. 209I : Effective

Superseding: Third Revised Sheet No. 209I



Schedule LMS - MA

Load Management - Market Area (continued)



shall be cashed out in accordance with Section 7 of this Rate Schedule.

In addition, Transporter reserves the right to restrict variances in

excess of the FS Contracting Party's MDIQ and/or MDWQ, if, in

Transporter's sole discretion, operational conditions require such a

restriction. In the event that Transporter restricts variances in excess

of the MDIQ and/or MDWQ, Transporter shall post a notice on PASSKEY, as

well as provide fax notification to the affected FS Contract Holder.


(h) Transporter shall be entitled to rely for all purposes on information

provided by Pipeline Balancing Parties regarding Storage Contract

Holders' activity at Downstream Delivery Points and shall have no

liability to Storage Contract Holders for acting on such information in a

manner that is consistent with Transporter's FERC Gas Tariff.


(i) In the event that Transporter suspends the DSS Option pursuant to the DSS

Amendment, the DSS Option will automatically become effective again when

the condition that necessitated the suspension has ceased to exist unless

the Shipper exercising the DSS Option chooses not to resume the DSS



(j) Nothing in this Section 9 shall exempt a Pipeline Balancing Party from

compliance with a Critical Day or an Operational Flow Order issued

pursuant to Article VIII of Transporter's General Terms & Conditions, and

the OBA Transportation Service provisions or from penalties resulting

from noncompliance.


10. Operational Integrity


Nothing in this Rate Schedule LMS-MA shall limit Transporter's right to take

action as may be required to adjust receipts and deliveries of gas in order to

alleviate conditions which threaten the integrity of its system, or the ability

of Transporter to transport quantities scheduled by any Shipper.


11. General Terms and Conditions


All of the General Terms and Conditions of Transporter's FERC Gas Tariff are

part of this Rate Schedule.


12. Third Party Imbalance Management Services


Nothing in this Tariff shall be construed as prohibiting a Balancing Party from

availing itself of the opportunity to obtain similar imbalance management

services from third party providers. Transporter shall provide such Balancing

Party access to transportation and other pipeline services without undue

discrimination or preference.