Title 17 published on 2012-04-01
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The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (“Dodd-Frank Act” or “DFA”) established a comprehensive new statutory framework for swaps and security-based swaps. The Dodd-Frank Act repeals some sections of the Commodity Exchange Act (“CEA” or “Act”), amends others, and adds a number of new provisions. The DFA also requires the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (“CFTC” or “Commission”) to promulgate a number of rules to implement the new framework. The Commission has proposed and finalized numerous rules to satisfy its obligations under the DFA. This rulemaking makes a number of conforming amendments to integrate the CFTC's regulations more fully with the new framework created by the Dodd-Frank Act.
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§ 2 - Jurisdiction of Commission; liability of principal for act of agent; Commodity Futures Trading Commission; transaction in interstate commerce
§ 5 - Findings and purpose
§ 6a - Excessive speculation
§ 6c - Prohibited transactions
§ 6f - Registration and financial requirements; risk assessment
§ 6g - Reporting and recordkeeping
§ 6i - Reports of deals equal to or in excess of trading limits; books and records; cash and controlled transactions
§ 6k - Registration of associates of futures commission merchants, commodity pool operators, and commodity trading advisors; required disclosure of disqualifications; exemptions for associated persons
§ 6m - Use of mails or other means or instrumentalities of interstate commerce by commodity trading advisors and commodity pool operators; relation to other law
§ 6n - Registration of commodity trading advisors and commodity pool operators; application; expiration and renewal; record keeping and reports; disclosure; statements of account
§ 7 - Designation of boards of trade as contract markets
§ 7a - Repealed.
§ 9 - Prohibition regarding manipulation and false information
§ 12a - Registration of commodity dealers and associated persons; regulation of registered entities
§ 19 - Consideration of costs and benefits and antitrust laws
§ 21 - Registered futures associations
122 Stat. 1624
The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 17 CFR 15 after this date.
The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (“Commission” or “CFTC”) is proposing new rules and related forms to enhance its identification of futures and swap market participants. The proposed rules would leverage the Commission's existing position and transaction reporting programs by requiring the electronic submission of trader identification and market participant data on amended Forms 102 and 40, and on new Form 71. The proposed rules also incorporate a revised approach to the Commission's previous initiative to collect ownership and control information, through a dedicated ownership and control report (“OCR”), for trading accounts active on reporting markets that are designated contract markets or swap execution facilities. The Commission welcomes public comment on all aspects of its proposal.