The Board of Directors of our general partner, Enterprise Products Holdings LLC, oversees the management of our partnership and is comprised of thirteen members. Six directors are officers of our general partner or its affiliates, and seven are non-management, outside directors who meet the "independence" requirements of the New York Stock Exchange.
In accordance with the rules of the New York Stock Exchange, the Chairman of the Audit and Conflicts Committee of our general partner has been designated as the director chosen to preside at regularly-scheduled meetings of our non-management directors.
In accordance with the rules of the New York Stock Exchange, we have designated our toll-free, confidential Hotline as the method for interested parties to communicate with the presiding director, alone, or with the non-management directors of our general partner as a group. All calls to this Hotline are reported to the Chairman of the Audit and Conflicts Committee of our general partner, who is responsible for communicating any necessary information to the other non-management directors as a group. The number of our confidential Hotline is 1-877-888-0002. The Hotline is operated by The Network, an independent contractor that specializes in providing feedback/reporting services to more than 1,000 companies in a variety of industries