For Release: June 18,
Commodity Futures Trading Commission Extends Deadline
for Public Comment on the Concept Release Concerning
Washington, D.C. -- The Commodity Futures Trading
Commission (Commission) has extended the deadline for public comment
on the Concept Release concerning over-the-counter derivatives for an
additional sixty days. This Concept Release was initially published in
the Federal Register on May 12, 1998 (63 Fed.
Reg. 26114), with a comment period ending on July 13, 1998.
Any person interested in submitting comments on the Concept Release should submit them on or before September 11, 1998, to Jean A. Webb, Secretary, Commodity Futures Trading Commission, Three Lafayette Centre, 1155 21st Street, N.W., Washington, D.C., 20581. In addition, comments may be sent by facsimile transmission to (202) 418-5521, or by electronic mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.