Daily Rules, Proposed Rules, and Notices of the Federal Government
Due to the complexity of the rulemaking, to allow parties more time to consider the impact of the proposed rule, and so that the comment period on the proposed rule will run concurrently with the comment period for similar margin and capital requirements proposed by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, the Agencies have determined that an extension of the comment period until July 11, 2011 is appropriate. This action will allow interested persons additional time to analyze the proposed rules and prepare their comments.
On May 11, 2011, the proposed rule was published in the
The Agencies have received requests from the public for an extension of the comment period.