The Commission has issued final and interim final rules to implement the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act rearding Commodity Options.
A list of proposed, final and interim rules for this topic, along with other related Federal Register notices, is provided below.
Additional information regarding Commodity Options is provided below, including factsheets for each proposed, final and interim final rule, and details of meetings held between CFTC staff and outside parties.
Related Federal Register Releases
Final Rule: 77 FR 25320 // PDF Version
17 CFR Parts 3, 32, and 33 Commodity Options
Comment File - Closing Date: 6/26/2012
Effective Date: 6/26/2012
Proposed Rule: 76 FR 6095 // PDF Version
17 CFR Parts 3, 32, 33, and 35 Commodity Options and Agricultural Swaps
Comment File - Extended Date: 6/3/2011
Frequently Asked Questions Regarding Commodity Options
Fact Sheet: Final Rule: Final and Interim Final Rulemaking Regarding Commodity Options
Q&A: Final Rule: Final and Interim Final Rulemaking Regarding Commodity Options
Event: CFTC to Hold Open Meeting to Consider Two Final Rules
Fact Sheet: Commodity Options and Agricultural Swaps
Q&A: Agricultural Swaps and Commodity Options
Event: Open Meeting on Tenth Series of Proposed Rules under the Dodd-Frank Act
National Rural Electric Cooperative Association
American Public Power Association
Los Angeles Department of Water and Power, for the Large Public Power Council
Reed Smith LLP
XVII. Data Recordkeeping
XXVI. Position Limits
Represenatives of various energy companies, financial firms, consultants, and other interested persons. The session was open to the press.
National Futures Association (NFA)