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UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
FORM 8-K

CURRENT REPORT
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
January 1, 2020
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported)
 
ENERGY TRANSFER LP
(Exact name of Registrant as specified in its charter)
 
 
 
Delaware
1-32740
30-0108820
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)
(Commission File Number)
(IRS Employer Identification No.)
8111 Westchester Drive, Suite 600
Dallas, Texas 75225
(Address of principal executive offices) (zip code)

(214) 981-0700
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of each class
 
Trading symbol(s)
 
Name of each exchange on which registered
Common Units
 
ET
 
New York Stock Exchange






Item 5.02. Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
On January 1, 2020, James R. (Rick) Perry was appointed as a director of LE GP, LLC (“LE GP”), the general partner of Energy Transfer LP (the “Partnership”), by the members of LE GP pursuant to the provisions of the Second Amended and Restated Limited Liability Company Agreement of LE GP.
There are no arrangements or understandings with the Partnership, or any other persons, pursuant to which Mr. Perry was appointed as a director of LE GP. Mr. Perry is not currently expected to be named to any committees of the board of directors of LE GP. The Partnership is not aware of any transactions, since the beginning of the Partnership’s last fiscal year, or any currently proposed transactions, in which the Partnership was or is to be a participant involving amounts exceeding $120,000 and in which Mr. Perry had or will have a direct or indirect material interest. Consistent with other non-employee members of the Board of Directors, Mr. Perry will be eligible to receive cash compensation for his service on the Board of Directors and equity compensation under the Partnership’s current equity compensation plans, all of which are included as exhibits to the Partnership’s 2018 annual report on Form 10-K.





SIGNATURE
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.
 
 
ENERGY TRANSFER LP
 
 
By:
LE GP, LLC
 
 
 
its general partner
Date:
January 3, 2020
By:
/s/ Thomas E. Long
 
 
 
Thomas E. Long
 
 
 
Chief Financial Officer