EVENT: Archive May 19, 2011


Agricultural Advisory Committee Meeting

CFTC Commissioner Michael V. Dunn to chair the Agricultural Advisory Committee meeting to discuss issues concerning the Dodd-Frank Act, including position limits, hedge exemptions, the swap dealer definition, the end user exception and margin requirements for uncleared swaps.


Thursday, May 19, 2011, 9:00 a.m. (ET)


CFTC’s Hearing Room, 1155 21st, NW, Washington DC


Dodd-Frank Act along with other topics

Viewing/Listening Information:


Watch a live broadcast of the meeting via webcast on www.cftc.gov.

Call-in to a toll-free or toll-telephone line to connect to a live audio feed. Call-in participants should be prepared to provide their first name, last name and affiliation. Conference call information is listed below:


Domestic Toll-Free: 866-844-9416

International Toll: International Numbers

Conference ID: 5103617

This event is open to the public.

View Archived Webcast

CFTC Press Release 6038-11


Commissioner Statements

Opening Statement by Commissioner Michael Dunn, AAC Chair

Opening Statement by Chairman Gary Gensler

Opening Statement by Commissioner Bart Chilton

Opening Statement by Commissioner Scott O’Malia


Presentation by David J. Amato, Director, Agricultural Contracts Market Surveillance Branch

Staff Overview of the Proposed Rulemaking for an End-User Exception to the Mandatory Clearing of Swaps

Staff Overview of the Proposed Rulemaking Further Defining “Swap Dealer”

Margin Requirements for Uncleared Swaps

Proposed CFTC Position Limits

Last Updated: August 13, 2014