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  • Federal Register, Volume 79 Issue 20 (Thursday, January 30, 2014)[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 20 (Thursday, January 30, 2014)]

    [Notices]

    [Pages 4884-4885]

    From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]

    [FR Doc No: 2014-01684]

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    COMMODITY FUTURES TRADING COMMISSION

    Technology Advisory Committee

    AGENCY: Commodity Futures Trading Commission.

    ACTION: Notice of Meeting.

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    SUMMARY: The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC or Commission)

    announces that the public meeting for the CFTC's Technology Advisory

    Committee (TAC) initially scheduled on January 21, 2014, was postponed

    due to the inclement weather that closed the Federal Government. The

    TAC meeting has been rescheduled for February 10, 2014, from 10:00 a.m.

    to 5:00 p.m. at the CFTC's Washington, DC headquarters. The TAC meeting

    will focus on swap data reporting; the Commission's concept release on

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    automated trading environments; and swap execution facilities.

    DATES: The meeting will be held on February 10, 2014, from 10:00 a.m.

    to 5:00 p.m. Members of the public who wish to submit written

    statements in connection with the meeting should submit them by

    February 3, 2014. The Commission is announcing the meeting with less

    than 15 calendar days public notice because the meeting is being

    rescheduled due to the inclement weather that closed the Federal

    Government.

    ADDRESSES: The meeting will take place in the Conference Center at the

    CFTC's headquarters, Three Lafayette Centre, 1155 21st Street NW.,

    Washington, DC 20581. Written statements should be submitted by

    electronic mail to: secretary@cftc.gov. Statements may also be

    submitted by mail to: Commodity Futures Trading Commission, Three

    Lafayette Centre, 1155 21st Street NW., Washington, DC 20581,

    attention: Office of the Secretary. Please use the title ``Technology

    Advisory Committee'' in any written statement you submit. Any

    statements submitted in connection with the committee meeting will be

    made available to the public.

    FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Amir Zaidi, TAC Designated Federal

    Officer, Commodity Futures Trading Commission, Three Lafayette Centre,

    1155 21st Street NW., Washington, DC 20581, (202) 418-6770.

    SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The CFTC is rescheduling the public meeting

    of the CFTC TAC that had been announced for January 21, 2014 (see 79 FR

    646, Jan. 6, 2014). That meeting was postponed due to the inclement

    weather that closed the Federal Government. The CFTC TAC will now hold

    a public meeting on Monday, February 10, 2014, from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00

    p.m. at the CFTC's Washington, DC, headquarters. The TAC meeting will

    focus on significant issues facing the futures and swaps industries as

    the Commission continues to implement rules under the Dodd-Frank Act.

    These issues include: (1) Swap data reporting; (2) the Commission's

    concept release on automated trading environments; and (3) various

    issues surrounding the operation of swap execution facilities.

    The meeting will be open to the public with seating on a first-

    come, first-served basis. Persons requiring special accommodations to

    attend the meeting because of a disability should notify the contact

    person listed above.

    Members of the public may also listen to the meeting by telephone

    by calling a toll-free telephone line to connect to a live, listen-only

    audio feed. Call-in participants should be prepared to provide their

    first name, last name, and affiliation. The call-in information is as

    follows:

    Domestic Toll Free: 1-866-844-9416.

    International Toll and Toll Free: Will be posted on the CFTC's Web

    site, http://www.cftc.gov, on the page for the meeting, under Related

    Documents.

    Conference ID: 3976745.

    Pass Code/Pin Code: 7493290.

    After the meeting, a transcript of the meeting will be published

    through a link on the CFTC's Web site, http://www.cftc.gov. All written

    submissions provided to the CFTC in any form will also be published on

    the CFTC's Web site.

    Authority: (5 U.S.C. Appendix, Federal Advisory Committee Act,

    Sec. 10(a)(2))

    Dated: January 24, 2014.

    Christopher J. Kirkpatrick,

    Deputy Secretary of the Commission.

    [FR Doc. 2014-01684 Filed 1-29-14; 8:45 am]

    BILLING CODE 6351-01-P

    Last Updated: January 30, 2014



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