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  • April 20, 2011

    CFTC to Hold Open Meeting on Fourteenth Series of Proposed Rules under the Dodd-Frank Act

    Washington, DC – The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) will hold a public meeting on Wednesday, April 27, 2011, at 9:30 a.m. to consider the issuance of proposed rulemakings under the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act on the following topics:

    • Capital Requirements of Swap Dealers and Major Swap Participants;
    • Protection of Cleared Swaps Customer Contracts and Collateral and Conforming Amendments to the Commodity Broker Bankruptcy Provisions;
    • Product Definitions Contained in Title VII of the Dodd-Frank Act; and
    • Amendments to Adapt Certain CFTC Regulations to the Dodd-Frank Act.

    In addition the Commission will take up the consideration of comments on Dodd-Frank rulemakings.

    The Meeting will be open to the public on a first-come, first-served basis.


    Meeting of the Fourteenth Series of Proposed Rules under the Dodd-Frank Act


    CFTC Hearing Room, 1155 21st Street, Washington, DC


    Wednesday, April 27, 2011, 9:30 a.m.

    Viewing/Listening Information:


    Watch a live broadcast of the meeting via webcast on

    Call-in to a toll-free or toll-telephone line to connect to a live audio feed. Call-in participants should be prepared to provide their first name, last name and affiliation. Conference call information is listed below:


    Domestic Toll-Free Number: 866-844-9416
    Internatioinal Toll Numbers
    : Listed under Related Links
    Particpant Passcode/Pin
    : 5031841

    Last Updated: May 11, 2011