Williston Basin Interstate Pipeline Co.

Second Revised Volume No. 1

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Effective Date: 11/01/1993, Docket: RS92- 13-004, Status: Effective

Original Sheet No. 364 Original Sheet No. 364 : Effective






effective pursuant to Order Nos. 636, et seq. The MDDQ and ADQ

applicable to such transportation service shall be the same as

the capacity previously reserved to provide the bundled sales

service in effect the day before the effectiveness of this

Tariff (i.e. sales MDQ's and AEQ's). In converting existing

Rate Schedule G-1 or SGS-1 MDQ's and AEQ's to restructured

transportation services converting sales customers may request

the use of available receipt point(s) at any place on

Transporter's system. Converting sales customers shall also

contract for gathering and, if they desire, storage services

pursuant to the terms of this Tariff.


44.1.1 Firm gathering system capacity previously used by

Transporter to provide bundled sales service will be

assigned to converting sales customers based on the

converting sales customers' sales MDQ's in effect on

May 18, 1992. Converting sales customers shall be

allowed to trade the initially assigned firm field

specific gathering capacity among themselves.


44.1.2 After receipt of the requests as described above,

Transporter will analyze the requested transportation

services in the context of the operation of its entire

system and determine its ability to provide the

requested services. All relevant factors will be used

in this analysis including, but not limited to, whether

a requested transfer between subsystems can be

accommodated and whether sufficient capacity exists at

specific receipt points and in the relevant contract

path. Should Transporter determine that the totality

of the requested services cannot be accommodated,

capacity will be allocated on a pro rata basis among

the requesting converting sales customers and/or

alternatives will be suggested for the converting sales

customers' consideration. This process will continue

until such time as the converting sales customers'

entire sales service has been converted to firm

transportation service.


44.2 In no event will the firm transportation and/or firm gathering

services provided to firm service Shipper(s) existing as of the