SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): February 1, 2012 (February 1, 2012)
CHESAPEAKE MIDSTREAM PARTNERS, L.P.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):
Section 8 Other Events
Item 8.01. Other Events.
On December 29, 2011, Chesapeake Midstream Partners, L.P. (the Partnership) acquired from Chesapeake Midstream Development, L.P., a wholly owned subsidiary of Chesapeake Energy Corporation, and certain of its affiliates all of the issued and outstanding common units of Appalachia Midstream Services, L.L.C. (Appalachia Midstream). The Partnership is filing this Current Report on Form 8-K (this Report) to update and supplement certain of its disclosures in the following sections of the Partnerships Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2010 and the Partnerships Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the three months ended September 30, 2011 (collectively, the Previously Filed Reports) to reflect the acquisition of Appalachia Midstream:
(1) the Partnerships Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2010:
(2) the Partnerships Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the three months ended September 30, 2011:
As this Report is being filed only for the purpose described above, and only affects the items specified above, the other information in the Previously Filed Reports remains unchanged. No attempt has been made in this Report to modify or update disclosures in the Previously Filed Reports, except as described above. This Report does not reflect events occurring after the filing of the Previous Filed Reports or modify or update any related disclosures, except as specifically provided in this Report. Information in each Previously Filed Report not affected by this Report is unchanged and reflects the disclosure made at the original time of filing such Previously Filed Report with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Accordingly, this Report should be read in conjunction with the Previously Filed Reports and the Partnerships filings made with the Securities and Exchange Commission subsequent to the filing of the Previously Filed Reports, including any amendments to those filings.
Section 9 Financial Statements and Exhibits
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
(d) Exhibits. See Exhibit Index attached to this Current Report on Form 8-K, which is incorporated by reference herein.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.