PVR PARTNERS, L P 8-K 2012
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, DC 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): August 17, 2012 (August 16, 2012)
PVR Partners, L.P.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
Registrants telephone number, including area code:
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):
Effective August 16, 2012, Penn Virginia Resource Partners, L.P. (the Partnership) changed its name from Penn Virginia Resource Partners, L.P. to PVR Partners, L.P. The Partnership filed with the Delaware Secretary of State a Certificate of Amendment to its Certificate of Limited Partnership (the LP Certificate of Amendment) and the Partnerships general partner executed an Amendment (the LP Amendment) to the Fifth Amended and Restated Agreement of Limited Partnership of the Partnership to effectuate the name change. The LP Certificate of Amendment and the LP Amendment are attached hereto as Exhibits 3.1 and 3.2, respectively, to this Current Report on Form 8-K.
Additionally, effective August 16, 2012, the Partnerships general partner changed its name from Penn Virginia Resource GP, LLC to PVR GP, LLC. The general partner filed with the Delaware Secretary of State a Certificate of Amendment to its Certificate of Formation (the GP Certificate of Amendment) and executed an Amendment (the GP Amendment) to the Limited Liability Company Agreement of the general partner to effectuate the name change. The GP Certificate of Amendment and the GP Amendment are attached hereto as Exhibits 3.3 and 3.4, respectively, to this Current Report on Form 8-K.
The Partnerships trading symbol for its common units, which are currently listed on the New York Stock Exchange as PVR will remain the same. The new CUSIP number for the Partnerships common units is 693665 01.
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.
Dated: August 17, 2012