It should be used to document revisions, additions and deletions of the terms of a fully executed active contract. An amendment does not replace the entire original contract, but only the part modified by the amendment. This amendment is made to the present contract [contract number] previously executed by [AGENCY NAME] and between [AGENCY], referred to as “[AGENCY]” and TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY HEALTH SCIENCE CENTER, [Office or School of `Department of `Agency NAME`] Texas, below referred to as “TTUHSC”. It is understood and mutually agreed by and between the contracting parties to amend this earlier agreement as follows: [Amendments, clearly defined complements or deletions using the following three (3) introductory sentences:] Article 1, paragraph 1 is amended [effective day, year] and is written as follows: In Article II, paragraph 2, [effective monthday, year], add the following: Article V, paragraph 3 [effective day, year] is deleted here. All other conditions that are not changed by this condition remain fully applicable and effective. Once the amendment is completed, the agreement should be signed by both parties. Submit and retain the modification of the original contract so that anyone reviewing the contract knows that it has been amended and is therefore no longer representative of the entire contract. This modifiable agreement can be used to modify an existing contract. If the only change you intend to make is to extend the term of the contract beyond its existing end date, see prototype model extension extension NEW 16/2014 Otherwise, the language of the next prototype can be used to start drafting a contract modification: AMENDMENT This modification is made to this contract [contract number] that was previously executed by and between [AGENCY NAME] as “[AGENCY] and TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY HEALTH SCIENCE CENTER, [Office or School of `Division` or Department of `The Contracting Parties Who Sign and Between Them Mutually Agree to amend this previous agreement as follows: [Clearly defined changes, supplements or deletions using the following three words of introduction :] Article 1, paragraph 1 is amended [effective day of the month] , year] and: in Article II, paragraph 2, [effective monthday, year], you add that Article V, paragraph 3 [effective monthday, year] is deleted. All other conditions that are not changed by this condition remain fully applicable and effective.