Western Gas Interstate Company

Fourth Revised Volume No. 1

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Effective Date: 04/01/1996, Docket: CP96- 81-006, Status: Effective

Original Sheet No. 214 Original Sheet No. 214 : Effective






9.2 Unpaid Amounts - Should Buyer or Shipper fail to

pay the amount of any bill for gas delivered, as

herein provided, when such amount is due, interest

on the unpaid amount shall accrue at the rate and

in the manner provided by the Commission's

Regulations, Section 154.67(c)(2)(iii)(A) and (B)

from the due date until the date of payment. If

such failure to pay continues for thirty days

after payment is due, Western, in addition to any

other remedy it may have, may, after obtaining any

requisite authorization, suspend further delivery

of gas until such amount is paid; provided,

however, that if Buyer or Shipper, in good faith,

shall dispute the amount of such bill or part

thereof and shall pay to Western such amount not

in dispute and at any time thereafter, within

thirty days of a demand made by Western, shall

furnish a good and sufficient surety bond, in

amount and with sureties satisfactory to Western,

conditional upon the payment of any amount

ultimately found due upon such bill after a final

determination which may be reached either by

agreement or judgment of the courts, as may be the

case, then Western shall not be entitled to

suspend further delivery of gas for reason of

nonpayment unless and until default be made in the

conditions of such bond.


9.3 Extension of Time of Payment - If mailing of a

bill by Western is delayed after the twentieth

(20th) day of the month, then the time of payment

shall be extended by one (1) day for each day that

the mailing is delayed unless Buyer or Shipper is

responsible for such delay.





Western shall not be required to perform or, subject to

the receipt of any necessary regulatory authorization,

to continue service on behalf of any Buyer or Shipper

who is or has become insolvent or who, at Western's

request, fails within a reasonable period to

demonstrate creditworthiness, provided, however, such

Buyer or Shipper may receive service if it prepays all

charges for such service or furnishes good and