Federal Register, Volume 81 Issue 183 (Wednesday, September 21, 2016)  
[Federal Register Volume 81, Number 183 (Wednesday, September 21, 2016)]
[Page 64878]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2016-22717]



Renewal of the Agricultural Advisory Committee

AGENCY: Commodity Futures Trading Commission.

ACTION: Notice.


SUMMARY: The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (Commission) is 
publishing this notice to announce the renewal of the Agricultural 
Advisory Committee (AAC). The Commission has determined that the 
renewal of the AAC is necessary and in the public's interest, and the 
Commission has consulted with the General Services Administration's 
Committee Management Secretariat regarding the AAC's renewal.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Cory Claussen, AAC Designated Federal 
Officer, at 202-418-5383 or [email protected]

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The AAC's objectives and scope of activities 
are to assist the Commission in assessing issues affecting agricultural 
producers, processors, lenders and others interested in or affected by 
the agricultural commodity derivatives markets through public meetings, 
and Committee reports and recommendations. The AAC will operate for two 
years from the date of renewal unless the Commission directs that the 
AAC terminate on an earlier date. A copy of the AAC renewal charter has 
been filed with the Commission; the Senate Committee on Agriculture, 
Nutrition and Forestry; the House Committee on Agriculture; the Library 
of Congress; and the General Services Administration's Committee 
Management Secretariat. A copy of the renewal charter will be posted on 
the Commission's Web site at www.cftc.gov.

    Dated: September 16, 2016.
Christopher J. Kirkpatrick,
Secretary of the Commission.
[FR Doc. 2016-22717 Filed 9-20-16; 8:45 am]