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ATMOS ENERGY CORP FILES (8-K) Disclosing Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement

August 26, 2014

Item 1.01. Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement.

On August 22, 2014, Atmos Energy Corporation (the "Company") entered into the Fourth Amendment to Revolving Credit Agreement with The Royal Bank of Scotland plc, as Administrative Agent, and a syndicate of 13 other lenders identified therein (the "Fourth Amendment"), which amends the Company's existing Revolving Credit Agreement dated May 2, 2011, which was previously amended on May 31, 2011, December 7, 2012 and August 22, 2013 (the "RBS Facility"). The primary changes to the RBS Facility, as reflected in the Fourth Amendment, were to (i) extend the expiration date of the RBS Facility for one (1) additional year to August 22, 2019, (ii) increase the committed loan amount from $950,000,000 to $1,250,000,000 and (iii) retain the $250,000,000 accordion feature (allowing for an increase in the total committed loan amount to $1,500,000,000).

The RBS Facility, as amended (the "Credit Facility"), will continue to be used for working capital, capital expenditures and other general corporate purposes. There were no other material changes to the Credit Facility as a result of the execution of the Fourth Amendment. With respect to the other parties to the Credit Facility, the Company has or may have had customary banking relationships based on the provision of a variety of financial services, including without limitation, cash management, investment banking, and equipment financing and leasing services, none of which are material individually or in the aggregate with respect to any individual party. A copy of the Fourth Amendment is filed as Exhibit 10.1 and is incorporated herein by reference. The foregoing summary does not purport to be complete and is qualified in its entirety by reference to the Fourth Amendment. Item 2.03. Creation of a Direct Financial Obligation or an Obligation under an Off-Balance Sheet Arrangement of a Registrant.

The information described in Item 1.01 above is hereby incorporated by reference. Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(d) Exhibits 10.1 Fourth Amendment to Revolving Credit Agreement, made and entered into as of August 22, 2014, by and among Atmos Energy Corporation, a Texas and Virginia corporation, the several banks and other financial institutions from time to time party thereto (the "Lenders") and The Royal Bank of Scotland plc, in its capacity as Administrative Agent for the Lenders


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