Federal Register, Volume 79 Issue 20 (Thursday, January 30, 2014)[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 20 (Thursday, January 30, 2014)]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2014-01684]
COMMODITY FUTURES TRADING COMMISSION
Technology Advisory Committee
AGENCY: Commodity Futures Trading Commission.
ACTION: Notice of Meeting.
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
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
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: [email protected] 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
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
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,
Dated: January 24, 2014.
Christopher J. Kirkpatrick,
Deputy Secretary of the Commission.
[FR Doc. 2014-01684 Filed 1-29-14; 8:45 am]
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