Commodity Options

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
4/27/2012
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
2/3/2011
17 CFR Parts 3, 32, 33, and 35 Commodity Options and Agricultural Swaps
Comment File - Extended Date: 6/3/2011

Additional Information

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