Event: Commission Meetings


CFTC to Hold an Open Commission Meeting on December 10

U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission Chairman Heath P. Tarbert announced that the CFTC will hold an open meeting on Tuesday, December 10, 2019, at 9:00 a.m. EST at its headquarters in Washington, DC to consider the following:

  • Proposed Rule: Capital Requirements for Swap Dealers and Major Swap Participants – Reopening the Comment Period and Requesting  Additional Comment
  • Proposed Rule: Amendments to the Swap Clearing Requirement Exemption for Inter-Affiliate Swaps
  • Final Rule: Amendments to Part 13 of the Commission’s Regulations (Public Rulemaking Procedures)

The meeting is open to the public with seating on a first-come, first-served basis. Members of the public may also watch a live webcast or listen to the meeting via conference call using a domestic toll-free telephone or international toll or toll-free number to connect to a live, listen-only audio feed. People requiring special accommodations to attend the meeting because of a disability should contact the Office of Public Affairs at (202) 418–5080.


CFTC Open Meeting


CFTC Headquarters Lobby-Level Hearing Room
1155 21st Street, NW, Washington, DC 20581


Tuesday, December 10, 2019


9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. EST

Viewing/Listening Instructions: Watch the live webcast at www.cftc.gov. To listen to the live audio feed, call the toll or toll-free numbers listed below. Call-in participants should be prepared to provide their first name, last name, and affiliation. Conference call information below:

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Members of the press interested in covering the meeting in person should RSVP to [email protected] no later than 5:00 p.m. EST on Monday, December 9. Late RSVPs and walk-ins cannot be guaranteed workspace.

View Archived Webcast
CFTC Press Release 8089-19
84 FR 66887

CFTC Press Release 8093-19


Statement of Chairman Heath P. Tarbert
Opening Statement of Commissioner Brian Quintenz
Statement of Dissent by Commissioner Rostin Behnam
Statement of Concurrence by Commissioner Rostin Behnam
Statement of Commissioner Dawn D. Stump
Statement of Commissioner Dan M. Berkovitz: Transparency and Accountability in Government
Dissenting Statement of Commissioner Dan M. Berkovitz
Statement of Commissioner Dan M. Berkovitz on Proposed Rule to Make Permanent Certain Anti-Evasion Measures for Inter-Affiliate Swaps
Statement of Commissioner Dan M. Berkovitz on Final Rule to Amend the Rulemaking Procedures in Part 13 of the Commission’s Regulations

Federal Register Notices:

84 FR 69446: 17 CFR Parts 1, 23, and 140 Capital Requirements of Swap Dealers and Major Swap Participants

84 FR 70446: 17 CFR Part 50 Exemption From the Swap Clearing Requirement for Certain Affiliated Entities--Alternative Compliance Frameworks for Anti-Evasionary Measures

84 FR 68787: 17 CFR Part 13 Public Rulemaking Procedures