RELEASE Number
6085-11

July 28, 2011

CFTC to Hold Open Meeting to Consider Three Final Rule Proposals

Commission will also vote on public meeting dates for the remainder of the year

Washington, DC – The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) will hold a public meeting on Thursday, August 4, 2011, at 9:30 a.m., to consider three final rules under the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act on the following topics:

  • Agricultural Swaps;
  • Swap Data Repositories: Registration Standards, Duties and Core Principles; and
  • Implementing the Whistleblower Provisions of Section 23 of the Commodity Exchange Act.

In addition, the Commission will vote on public meeting dates for the remainder of the year.

The Meeting will be open to the public on a first-come, first-served basis.

What:

Meeting to consider Three Proposed Final Rules under the Dodd-Frank Act, and one additional matter.

Where:

CFTC Conference Room, 1155 21st Street, N.W., Washington, DC

When:

Thursday, August 4, 2011, 9:30 a.m.

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 Number: 866-844-9416
Internatioinal Toll Numbers:
Listed under Related Links
Participant Passcode/Pin:
5810508

Last Updated: July 29, 2011