Oktex Pipeline Company

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Effective Date: 02/01/2010, Docket: RP10-205-001, Status: Effective

Seventh Revised Sheet No. 40D Seventh Revised Sheet No. 40D

Superseding: 2nd Sub Sixth Revised Sheet No. 40D


such request insofar as it comports with the standard timeline set forth in NAESB Standard 5.3.2.

Capacity Release service providers should support the upload of prearranged deals. Replacement

shipper initiates confirmations of prearranged deals electronically. For the UPPD bidder

confirmation and validation process the transaction will conform to NAESB Standard 5.3.30 through



8. Transporter will be required to post Shipper's Notices of release as set forth on Schedule

B and will maintain such posting until the best bid is determined and posted on the IPP and the

winner is notified and to otherwise comply with the provisions of this Article. If the potential

shipper satisfied all of Transporter's tariff provisions governing Shipper eligibility and his bid

is accepted by the existing Shipper, Transporter will execute the applicable service agreement

with the potential shipper in accordance with the provisions of Schedule B. Less than maximum

rate transactions will adhere to NAESB Standard 5.3.22. For amendments to individual releases

refer to NAESB Standard 5.3.9. For matters regarding operationally available capacity refer to

NAESB Standard 5.3.7 and 5.3.17.


9. The service agreement of the existing Shipper releasing capacity will remain in full force

and effect, with a portion of the proceeds attributable to any release and assignment credited to

the releasing Shipper's Monthly Demand Charge as provided in Section 9 of this Article XXXIII.

The releasing Shipper's liability to the Transporter is, however, limited during the term of any

capacity release to the applicable demand charges and related surcharges.


10. Capacity release provider will support the following download


- Firm Transportation - Offer;

- Firm Transportation - Bid Review;

- Firm Transportation - Award Notice;

- Firm Transportation - Withdrawal, which is subdivided;

A. Offer Withdrawal;

B. Bid Review Withdrawal;

C. Award Notice Withdrawal;

- Operationally Available and Unsubscribed Capacity:

- System-Wide Notices:

- Upload of Request for Download of Posted Data Sets;

- Response to Upload of Request for Download of Posted Data Sets;

- Replacement Capacity;

- Note/Special Instruction;



Capacity Release historical data should be made available on a consistent basis from the

transportation service provider, which should provide for retrieval of open and closed offers

during the FERC archival period.


11. The potential shipper must satisfy all of Transporter's tariff provisions governing

Shipper eligibility before it may contract with Transporter for the released capacity. Once the

potential shipper enters into a service agreement with Transporter, the potential shipper becomes

a Shipper like any other Shipper and is subject to the Transporter's operational provisions as

stated in this tariff. In addition, the potential shipper as a Shipper may also release its

capacity pursuant to this Article.