Vector Pipeline L.P.

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Effective Date: 06/01/2010, Docket: RP10-678-000, Status: Effective

Fourth Revised Sheet No. 140 Fourth Revised Sheet No. 140

Superseding: Third Revised Sheet No. 140


(a) Competitive bidding for released capacity shall not be

required for any of the following types of releases to a

Prearranged Bidder:


(i) A release of capacity to an asset manager as defined

by 18 C.F.R. Section 284.8(h)(3);


(ii) A release of capacity to a Shipper participating in a

state-regulated or Canadian provincial retail access

program as defined by 18 C.F.R. Section 284.8(h)(4);


(iii) A release for more than one year at Transporter's

applicable maximum tariff rate; and


(iv) A release for any period of 31 Days or less.


(b) Releasor shall provide Transporter with the information

specified in section 29.1, as applicable to the prearranged



(c) Prearranged Bidders must pre-qualify with Transporter by

entering into a Release Transportation Agreement with

Transporter and by demonstrating creditworthiness in

accordance with the procedures set forth in section 29.5(a).


(d) Releases made pursuant to section 29.3(a)(iv) may not be

rolled-over, extended or in any other way continued to the

same Replacement Shipper using the 31 Days or less bidding

exemption, until 28 Days from the end of the original

release. 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 section 29.3(a).


(e) Transporter shall post the terms of a release under this

section 29.3 on Transporter's EBB as soon as possible, but

not later than the first nomination, after the release

transaction commences.