Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of Earliest Event Reported):   March 2, 2012

AmeriGas Partners, L.P.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

Delaware 1-13692 23-2787918
(State or other jurisdiction
(I.R.S. Employer
of incorporation) File Number) Identification No.)
460 No. Gulph Road, King of Prussia, Pennsylvania   19406
(Address of principal executive offices)
(Zip Code)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code:   (610) 337-7000

Not Applicable
Former name or former address, if changed since last report


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Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.

(b) Effective March 2, 2012, Eugene V.N. Bissell retired from the Board of Directors of AmeriGas Propane, Inc., the general partner ("General Partner") of the Registrant, in connection with his previously announced retirement as president and chief executive officer of the General Partner.


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.

    AmeriGas Partners, L.P.
March 7, 2012   By:   /s/ Margaret M. Calabrese
        Name: Margaret M. Calabrese
        Title: Assistant Secretary of AmeriGas Propane, Inc., the general partner of AmeriGas Partners, L.P.