Mississippi River Transmission Corp.

Original Volume No. 1-A

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Effective Date: 02/01/1990, Docket: GT90- 12-000, Status: Effective

First Revised Sheet No. 33 First Revised Sheet No. 33 : Effective

Superseding: Original Sheet No. 33










Except in those certain instances where the context states another

meaning, the following terms when used in Rate Schedule FTS, Rate

Schedule ITS and in the Transportation Service Agreement shall have the

following meanings:


1.1 A "day" shall be a period of twenty-four (24) consecutive

hours commencing at seven o'clock (7:00) a.m. Central Standard Time

("CST") or such other period as the parties may agree upon.


1.2 A "month" shall be a period of one calendar month

commencing at seven o'clock (7:00) a.m. CST on the first day of such



1.3 A "year" shall be a period of three hundred sixty-five

(365) consecutive days commencing and ending at seven o'clock (7:00)

a.m. CST, provided that any such year which contains the date of

February 29 shall consist of three hundred sixty-six (366) consecutive



1.4 The term "gas" shall mean natural gas as produced in its

natural state, gas synthesized or manufactured from oil, naphtha, coal

or any other material that meets the quality standards contained herein.


1.5 The term "standard temperature" shall mean sixty degrees

(60/) Fahrenheit.


1.6 The term "standard pressure" shall mean fourteen and

seventy-three hundredths (14.73) pounds per square inch absolute.


1.7 The term "cubic foot of gas" shall mean the amount of gas

necessary to fill a cubic foot of space at standard temperature and

standard pressure.