Trailblazer Pipeline Company
Fourth Revised Volume No. 1
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Effective Date: 12/28/2007, Docket: RP08-168-000, Status: Effective
Original Sheet No. 112 Original Sheet No. 112 : Effective
GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS
(i) An Initial Open Season shall be conducted so
that the open season concludes and any firm capacity award in the open
season would be made at least two (2) Business Days before the date
the firm capacity becomes available. Such capacity may not be
awarded, except as otherwise provided in this Section 6.1 or Section
21 of these General Terms and Conditions, until after an Initial Open
Season has been conducted. Any existing valid requests in
Trailblazer's queue as of November 27, 2002, shall be treated as
prearranged bids with the right to match in the first such Initial
Open Season. In the event of a tie in the first Initial Open Season,
available capacity shall be allocated pro rata based on the MDQs
requested, subject to any minimum proration quantity stated in the
(ii) In any Initial Open Season, the minimum
posting and bidding period applicable to firm capacity available for
less than one (1) year is from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Central Clock
Time on a Business Day and the minimum posting and bidding period for
firm capacity available for one (1) year or longer is four (4)
Business Days, with the minimum posting periods each day being from
9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Central Clock Time.
(iii) The posting for an Initial Open Season shall
include the following items:
(A) The bidding procedure to be used,
including an explanation of how bids are to be submitted, a bid form,
instructions for satisfying the request criteria under the applicable
rate schedule, and the complete bid evaluation criteria consistent
with this Section 6.1.
(B) The timetable for posting and bidding,
which timetable must be consistent with Section 6.1(b)(1)(ii).
(C) The type, location, duration and amount
of firm capacity to be covered by the Initial Open Season, including
whether it represents Expansion 2002 or Existing System capacity, and
the date on which such firm capacity will be available.
(D) Contingencies, if any, which will be
accepted in open season bids.
(E) Any other bid requirements, conditions,
criteria, restrictions or parameters.