2016-297

Federal Register, Volume 81 Issue 6 (Monday, January 11, 2016)  
[Federal Register Volume 81, Number 6 (Monday, January 11, 2016)]
[Notices]
[Page 1174]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2016-297]


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COMMODITY FUTURES TRADING COMMISSION


Technology Advisory Committee; Notice of Meeting

AGENCY: Commodity Futures Trading Commission.

ACTION: Notice of Meeting.

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SUMMARY: The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (``CFTC'' or 
``Commission'') announces that on Tuesday, January 26, 2016, from 9:45 
a.m. to 3:45 p.m., the CFTC's Technology Advisory Committee (``TAC'') 
will hold a public meeting at the CFTC's Washington, DC headquarters. 
The TAC will discuss: (1) The Commission's proposed Regulation 
Automated Trading (``Reg AT''); (2) swap data standardization and 
harmonization; and (3) blockchain and the potential application of 
distributed ledger technology to the derivatives market.

DATES: The meeting will be held on Tuesday, January 26, 2016 from 9:45 
a.m. to 3:45 p.m. Members of the public who wish to submit written 
statements in connection with the meeting should submit them by 
Tuesday, January 26, 2016.

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 mail 
to: Commodity Futures Trading Commission, Three Lafayette Centre, 1155 
21st Street NW., Washington, DC 20581, attention: Office of the 
Secretary, or by electronic mail to: [email protected] 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, including publication on 
the CFTC Web site, at http://www.cftc.gov.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ward P. Griffin, TAC Designated 
Federal Officer, Commodity Futures Trading Commission, Three Lafayette 
Centre, 1155 21st Street NW., Washington, DC 20581, (202) 418-5425.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The meeting will be open to the public with 
seating on a first-come, first-served basis. Members of the public may 
also listen to the meeting by telephone by calling a domestic toll-free 
telephone or international toll or toll-free number to connect to a 
live, listen-only audio feed. Call-in participants should be prepared 
to provide their first name, last name, and affiliation.
    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 
Documents.
    Pass Code/Pin Code: CFTC.
    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. Persons requiring special accommodations to attend 
the meeting because of a disability should notify the contact person 
above.

    Authority:  5 U.S.C. app. 2 Sec.  10(a)(2).

    Dated: January 6, 2016.
Robert N. Sidman,
Deputy Secretary of the Commission.
[FR Doc. 2016-297 Filed 1-8-16; 8:45 am]
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