RELEASE Number
6551-13

March 29, 2013

CFTC Staff Issue Extension of No-Action Relief to Certain Regional Transmission Organizations (RTOs), Independent System Operators (ISOs), and/or Their Participants

Washington, DC - Staff from the Division of Clearing and Risk, Division of Market Oversight, and Division of Swap Dealer and Intermediary Oversight of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission issued a No-Action Relief letter today in order to give Regional Transmission Organizations (RTOs) and Independent System Operators (ISOs) time to enact certain tariff, protocol or rate schedule changes and take other steps necessary to (a) satisfy the conditions of the exemption granted to them in the related final order of March 28, 2013 and (b) operate within the scope of that exemption.

Last Updated: March 29, 2013