Maritimes & Northeast Pipeline, L.L.C.
First Revised Volume No. 1
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Effective Date: 05/01/2010, Docket: RP10-826-001, Status: Effective
Seventh Revised Sheet No. 210 Seventh Revised Sheet No. 210
Superseding: Sixth Revised Sheet No. 210
GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS
1. DEFINITIONS (continued
"Pipeline" shall mean the Maritimes & Northeast Pipeline, L.L.C. The
term "Pipeline" expressly excludes any of the individual members of
Pipeline, and any entity with which any member is affiliated except for
the Maritimes & Northeast Pipeline, L.L.C.
"Posted Point of Restriction" shall mean any point or segment on
Pipeline's system for which Pipeline has posted on its Web site a
reduction of scheduled capacity notice, a notice that the point or
segment is scheduled at its capacity for the Day, or a notice of expected
restrictions due to weather, operating conditions or maintenance.
"Primary Point of Delivery" shall mean a Point of Delivery specified in a
Service Agreement under a firm transportation rate schedule, at which
Pipeline has a firm MDDO.
"Primary Point of Receipt" shall mean a Point of Receipt specified in a
Service Agreement under a firm transportation service rate schedule, at
which Pipeline has a firm MDRO.
"Request" shall mean a request for service which meets the requirements
of Section 3 of the GT&C.
"Request Date" shall mean the date on which a Request is deemed valid
under Section 3 of the GT&C.
"ROFR Agreement" shall mean (i) a firm Service Agreement under one of
Pipeline's open-access rate schedules contracted for service for twelve
(12) consecutive Months or more at the applicable maximum rate for that
service; (ii) a firm Service Agreement under one of Pipeline's open-
access rate schedules contracted for service for a term of more than one
(1) year which is not available for twelve (12) consecutive Months; or
(iii) a firm Service Agreement under one of Pipeline's open-access rate
schedules that is subject to a negotiated or discounted rate agreement
that Pipeline agrees, on a not unduly discriminatory basis, shall qualify
as a ROFR Agreement, in which case such negotiated or discounted rate
agreement shall expressly provide that the applicable firm Service
Agreement qualifies as a ROFR Agreement.
"Service Agreement" shall mean the Service Agreement executed by the
Customer and Pipeline or otherwise made effective and any exhibits,
attachments and/or amendments thereto.
"Service Year" shall mean the period commencing on November 1 of any
given calendar Year and ending the following October 31.
"Short Term Service Agreement" shall mean a Service Agreement with a
primary term of less than one year from the effective date of the Service
"Tariff" shall mean Pipeline's FERC Gas Tariff, including but not limited
to Statements of Rates, rate schedules, General Terms and Conditions and
forms of service agreement, as may be revised and effective from time to