Breitburn Energy Partners LP
Breitburn Energy Partners LP (Form: POS AM, Received: 12/15/2017 06:04:40)


As filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on December 14, 2017
Registration No. 333-204937
 
UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
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POST-EFFECTIVE AMENDMENT NO. 2 TO:
FORM S-3 REGISTRATION STATEMENT NO. 333-204937
UNDER THE SECURITIES ACT OF 1933
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BREITBURN ENERGY PARTNERS LP
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
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Delaware
74-3169953
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation
or organization)
(IRS Employer Identification No.)
707 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 4600
Los Angeles, California 90017
(213) 225-5900
(Address, including zip code, and telephone number, including area code, of Registrants' principal executive offices)
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Gregory C. Brown
707 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 4600
Los Angeles, California 90017
(213) 225-5900
(Name, address, including zip code, and telephone number, including area code, of agent for service)
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Approximate date of commencement of proposed sale to the public:   Not applicable.
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DEREGISTRATION OF SECURITIES
This Post-Effective Amendment (“ Post-Effective Amendment ”) filed by Breitburn Energy Partners LP (the “ Partnership ”) deregisters all common units representing limited partnership interests of the Partnership (the “ Common Units ”) and Series B Perpetual Convertible Preferred Units of the Partnership (the “ Series B Preferred Units ”) remaining unissued on the following Registration Statement on Form S-3 (“ Registration Statement ”) filed by the Partnership with the Securities and Exchange Commission:
Registration Statement on Form S-3 (No. 333-204937), filed on June 12, 2015, registering Common Units and Series B Preferred Units.
As previously disclosed, on May 15, 2016, the Partnership and certain of its affiliates filed voluntary petitions for relief (and the cases commenced thereby, the “ Chapter 11 Cases ”) under chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York. The Chapter 11 Cases are being administered jointly under the caption In re Breitburn Energy Partners LP, et al., Case No. 16-11390.
As a result of the Chapter 11 Cases, the Partnership has terminated all offerings of securities pursuant to the Registration Statement. In accordance with an undertaking made by the Partnership in the Registration Statement to remove from registration, by means of a post-effective amendment, any of the securities that had been registered for issuance that remain unsold at the termination of such offering, the Partnership hereby removes from registration by means of this Post-Effective Amendment all of such securities registered but unsold under the Registration Statement. The Registration Statement is hereby amended, as appropriate, to reflect the deregistration of such securities and the Partnership hereby terminates the effectiveness of the Registration Statement.






SIGNATURES
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, the Registrant has duly caused this Post-Effective Amendment to the Registration Statement on Form S-3 to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized, in the City of Los Angeles, State of California, on the 14th day of December, 2017.
 
BREITBURN ENERGY PARTNERS LP
 
 
 
 
By:
BREITBURN GP LLC,
 
 
its general partner
 
 
 
 
By:
/s/ James G. Jackson
 
 
James G. Jackson
Executive Vice President and
Chief Financial Officer
No other person is required to sign this Post-Effective Amendment in reliance upon Rule 478 under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended