SEC Form 3
FORM 3 UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

INITIAL STATEMENT OF BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF SECURITIES

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Perilloux Brian L.

(Last) (First) (Middle)
2800 POST OAK BLVD

(Street)
HOUSTON TX 77056

(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Date of Event Requiring Statement (Month/Day/Year)
01/01/2013
3. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
WILLIAMS COMPANIES INC [ WMB ]
4. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
Director 10% Owner
X Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
Senior Vice President
5. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
X Form filed by One Reporting Person
Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 4) 2. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned (Instr. 4) 3. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 5) 4. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 5)
Common Stock 0 D
Table II - Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 4) 2. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 3. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 4) 4. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 5. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 5) 6. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 5)
Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Stock Options (Right to Buy) 02/23/2011 02/23/2020 Common Stock 1,066 17.28 D
Stock Options (Right to Buy) 02/23/2012 02/23/2020 Common Stock 1,066 17.28 D
Stock Options (Right to Buy) 02/23/2013 02/23/2020 Common Stock 1,066 17.28 D
Stock Options (Right to Buy) 02/24/2012 02/24/2021 Common Stock 5,635 24.21 D
Stock Options (Right to Buy) 02/24/2013 02/24/2021 Common Stock 5,636 24.21 D
Stock Options (Right to Buy) 02/24/2014 02/24/2021 Common Stock 5,636 24.21 D
Stock Options (Right to Buy) 02/27/2013 02/27/2022 Common Stock 4,378 29.11 D
Stock Options (Right to Buy) 02/27/2014 02/27/2022 Common Stock 4,378 29.11 D
Stock Options (Right to Buy) 02/27/2015 02/27/2022 Common Stock 4,378 29.11 D
Restricted Stock Units 02/24/2014 (1) Common Stock 5,654 0.00 D
Restricted Stock Units 02/27/2015 (1) Common Stock 5,060 0.00 D
Restricted Stock Units 02/23/2013 (2) Common Stock 1,657 0.00 D
Restricted Stock Units 02/24/2014 (2) Common Stock 9,047 0.00 D
Restricted Stock Units 02/27/2015 (2) Common Stock 4,522 0.00 D
Explanation of Responses:
1. Vesting is subject to applicable grant agreement and compensation committee certification that the Company has met the three year performance measure. The specific performance measure will be based on total shareholder return with absolute and relative dependent measures.
2. Represents the right of the reporting person to receive Common Stock under the terms of The Williams Companies, Inc. 2007 Incentive Plan at the end of a deferral period in transactions exempt under Rule 16b-3(d)(1).
Remarks:
Cher S. Lawrence, Attorney-in-Fact for Brian L. Perilloux 01/10/2013
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
Reminder: Report on a separate line for each class of securities beneficially owned directly or indirectly.
* If the form is filed by more than one reporting person, see Instruction 5 (b)(v).
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