JPMorgan Securities LLC Uses in Definitions Clause

Definitions from Credit Agreement

CREDIT AGREEMENT, dated as of April 13, 2015 among Black Hills Corporation, a South Dakota corporation ("Borrower"), the financial institutions from time to time party hereto (each a "Bank," and collectively the "Banks"), and JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, N.A., in its capacity as agent for the Banks hereunder (including its branches and Affiliates, in such capacity, the "Administrative Agent").

Definitions. The following terms when used herein have the following meanings:"Adjusted LIBOR" is defined in Section 2.3(b) hereof."Administrative Questionnaire" means an administrative questionnaire in a form supplied by the Administrative Agent."Affiliate" means, as to any Person, any other Person which directly or indirectly controls, or is under common control with, or is controlled by, such Person. As used in this definition, "control" (including, with their correlative meanings, "controlled by" and "under common control with") means possession, directly or indirectly, of power to direct or cause the direction of management or policies of a Person (whether through ownership of securities or partnership or other ownership interests, by contract or otherwise), provided that, in any event for purposes of this definition: (i) any Person which owns directly or indirectly twenty percent (20%) or more of the securities having ordinary voting power for the election of directors or other governing body of a corporation or twenty percent (20%) or more of the partnership or other ownership interests of any other Person will be deemed to control such corporation or other Person; and (ii) each director and executive officer of the Borrower or any Subsidiary of the Borrower shall be deemed an Affiliate of the Borrower and each of its Subsidiaries."Administrative Agent" is defined in the first paragraph of this Agreement and includes any successor Administrative Agent pursuant to Section 10.7 hereof."Agreement" means this Credit Agreement, including all Exhibits and Schedules hereto, as it may be amended, supplemented or otherwise modified from time to time in accordance with the terms hereof."Applicable Margin" means, at any time (i) with respect to Base Rate Loans, a rate of interest equal to zero percent (0.0%) per annum, and (ii) with respect to Eurodollar Loans, a rate of interest equal to nine-tenths of one percent (0.9%) per annum."Approved Fund" means any Fund that is administered or managed by (a) a Bank, (b) an Affiliate of a Bank or (c) an entity or an Affiliate of an entity that administers or manages a Bank.US.55648218.03"Anti-Corruption Laws" means all laws, rules, and regulations of any jurisdiction applicable to the Borrower or its Subsidiaries from time to time concerning or relating to bribery, corruption or money laundering."Arrangers" means, collectively, JPMorgan Securities LLC, CoBank, ACB, The Bank of Nova Scotia, The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd., U.S. Bank National Association and Wells Fargo Securities LLC."Assignment and Assumption" means an assignment and assumption entered into by a Bank and an Eligible Assignee (with the consent of any party whose consent is required by the terms hereof), and accepted by the Administrative Agent, in substantially the form of Exhibit C or any other form approved by the Administrative Agent."Authorized Representative" means those persons whose specimen signatures are included in the incumbency certificate provided by the Borrower pursuant to Section 6.1(c) hereof, or any further or different officer of the Borrower so named by any Authorized Representative of the Borrower in a written notice to the Administrative Agent."Bank" and "Banks" are defined in the first paragraph of this Agreement."Base Rate" is defined in Section 2.3(a) hereof."Base Rate Loan" means a Loan bearing interest prior to maturity at a rate specified in Section 2.3(a) hereof."BHP" means Black Hills Power, Inc., a South Dakota corporation."Borrower" is defined in the first paragraph of this Agreement."Borrowing" means the total of Loans of a single type advanced, continued for an additional Interest Period, or converted from a different type into such type by the Banks on a single date and for a single Interest Period. Borrowings of Loans are made by and maintained ratably for each of the Banks according to their Percentages. A Borrowing is "advanced" on the day Banks advance funds comprising such Borrowing to the Borrower, is "continued" on the date a new Interest Period for the same type of Loans commences for such Borrowing and is "converted" when such Borrowing is changed from one type of Loan to the other, all as requested by the Borrower pursuant to Section 2.5(a) hereof."Business Day" means any day other than a Saturday or Sunday on which Banks are not authorized or required to close in New York, New York, Chicago, Illinois or Rapid City, South Dakota and, if the applicable Business Day relates to the borrowing or payment of a Eurodollar Loan, on which banks are dealing in U.S. Dollars in the interbank market in London, England."Capital" means, as of any date of determination thereof, without duplication, the sum of (A) Consolidated Net Worth plus (B) all Recourse Indebtedness."Capital Lease" means at any date any lease of Property which, in accordance with GAAP, would be required to be capitalized on the balance sheet of the lessee."Capitalized Lease Obligations" means, for any Person, t

Definitions from Credit Agreement

CREDIT AGREEMENT, dated as of June 21, 2013 among Black Hills Corporation, a South Dakota corporation ("Borrower"), the financial institutions from time to time party hereto (each a "Bank," and collectively the "Banks"), and JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, N.A., in its capacity as agent for the Banks hereunder (including its branches and Affiliates, in such capacity, the "Administrative Agent").

Definitions. The following terms when used herein have the following meanings:"Adjusted LIBOR" is defined in Section 2.3(b) hereof."Administrative Questionnaire" means an administrative questionnaire in a form supplied by the Administrative Agent."Affiliate" means, as to any Person, any other Person which directly or indirectly controls, or is under common control with, or is controlled by, such Person. As used in this definition, "control" (including, with their correlative meanings, "controlled by" and "under common control with") means possession, directly or indirectly, of power to direct or cause the direction of management or policies of a Person (whether through ownership of securities or partnership or other ownership interests, by contract or otherwise), provided that, in any event for purposes of this definition: (i) any Person which owns directly or indirectly twenty percent (20%) or more of the securities having ordinary voting power for the election of directors or other governing body of a corporation or twenty percent (20%) or more of the partnership or other ownership interests of any other Person will be deemed to control such corporation or other Person; and (ii) each director and executive officer of the Borrower or any Subsidiary of the Borrower shall be deemed an Affiliate of the Borrower and each of its Subsidiaries."Administrative Agent" is defined in the first paragraph of this Agreement and includes any successor Administrative Agent pursuant to Section 10.7 hereof."Agreement" means this Credit Agreement, including all Exhibits and Schedules hereto, as it may be amended, supplemented or otherwise modified from time to time in accordance with the terms hereof."Applicable Margin" means, at any time (i) with respect to Base Rate Loans, a rate of interest equal to one-eighth of one percent (0.125%) per annum, and (ii) with respect to Eurodollar Loans, a rate of interest equal to one and one-eighth percent (1.125%) per annum."Approved Fund" means any Fund that is administered or managed by (a) a Bank, (b) an Affiliate of a Bank or (c) an entity or an Affiliate of an entity that administers or manages a Bank."Arrangers" means, collectively, JPMorgan Securities LLC, CoBank, ACB, The Bank of Nova Scotia, Union Bank, N.A. and U.S. Bank National Association."Assignment and Assumption" means an assignment and assumption entered into by a Bank and an Eligible Assignee (with the consent of any party whose consent is required by the terms hereof), and accepted by the Administrative Agent, in substantially the form of Exhibit C or any other form approved by the Administrative Agent."Authorized Representative" means those persons whose specimen signatures are included in the incumbency certificate provided by the Borrower pursuant to Section 6.1(c) hereof, or any further or different officer of the Borrower so named by any Authorized Representative of the Borrower in a written notice to the Administrative Agent."Bank" and "Banks" are defined in the first paragraph of this Agreement."Base Rate" is defined in Section 2.3(a) hereof."Base Rate Loan" means a Loan bearing interest prior to maturity at a rate specified in Section 2.3(a) hereof."BHP" means Black Hills Power, Inc., a South Dakota corporation."Borrower" is defined in the first paragraph of this Agreement."Borrowing" means the total of Loans of a single type advanced, continued for an additional Interest Period, or converted from a different type into such type by the Banks on a single date and for a single Interest Period. Borrowings of Loans are made by and maintained ratably for each of the Banks according to their Percentages. A Borrowing is "advanced" on the day Banks advance funds comprising such Borrowing to the Borrower, is "continued" on the date a new Interest Period for the same type of Loans commences for such Borrowing and is "converted" when such Borrowing is changed from one type of Loan to the other, all as requested by the Borrower pursuant to Section 2.5(a) hereof."Business Day" means any day other than a Saturday or Sunday on which Banks are not authorized or required to close in New York, New York, Chicago, Illinois or Rapid City, South Dakota and, if the applicable Business Day relates to the borrowing or payment of a Eurodollar Loan, on which banks are dealing in U.S. Dollars in the interbank market in London, England."Capital" means, as of any date of determination thereof, without duplication, the sum of (A) Consolidated Net Worth plus (B) all Recourse Indebtedness."Capital Lease" means at any date any lease of Property which, in accordance with GAAP, would be required to be capitalized on the balance sheet of the lessee."Capitalized Lease Obligations" means, for any Person, the amount of such Person's liabilities under Capital Leases determined at any date in accordance with GAAP."Change in Law" means the occurrence, after the date of this Agreement (or with respect to any Bank, if later, the date on which such Bank becomes a Bank