Venice Gathering System, L. L. C.

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Effective Date: 10/01/2002, Docket: RP02-417-001, Status: Effective

Fourth Revised Sheet No. 47 Fourth Revised Sheet No. 47 : Effective

Superseding: Third Revised Sheet No. 47






The following terms, when used in this FERC Gas Tariff, these General Terms

and Conditions, or in any Service Agreement executed for service under a Rate

Schedule contained in this FERC Gas Tariff, shall have the following meanings:


Account Holder: The party using the services of a Title Transfer

Tracking Service Provider (TTTSP) under a contract or other

arrangement with that TTTSP.


Available Capacity: The quantitative ability of VGS' existing

system to provide gas transportation service up to its

certificated quantity. The ability of VGS' System to provide gas

transportation service may be limited by changes in prevailing

operating pressures, temperatures, gas flow rates and gas flow

directions within any portion(s) of VGS' System, including any

receipt point(s) or the delivery point; physical capacity

limitations of compressors, regulators, valves, pipelines or

pipeline segments, measuring facilities or appurtenances to VGS'

System; necessary testing, maintenance, repair, overhaul,

alteration, modification, replacement, enlargement, or

construction of pipelines, compressors, metering, regulating, and

other gathering facilities and equipment appurtenant to VGS'



Authorized Overrun: A nomination in excess of a Shipper's Maximum

Daily Reservation Quantity that has been accepted, confirmed and

scheduled by VGS.


Batch Flat File: The term used within GISB FF/EDM to describe the

transfer of flat files using an interactive browser.


Btu: British thermal unit and is equal to the quantity of heat

required to raise the temperature of one (1) pound avoirdupois of

pure water from fifty-eight and five tenths degrees Fahrenheit

(58.5ºF) to fifty-nine and five tenths degrees Fahrenheit (59.5ºF)

at an absolute pressure of fourteen and seventy-three hundredths

pounds per square inch (14.73 psia). The standard Btu is the

International Btu, which is also called the Btu(IT). The

International Btu is specified for use in the gas measurement

standards of the American Gas Association, the American

Petroleum Institute, the Gas Processors Association and the

American Society of Testing Materials.