17 CFR 200.80f - Appendix F

§ 200.80f Appendix F—Records control schedule.
File No. Type of filing Retention period
Securities Act of 1933
2-33 Registration statements and amendments thereto (Regulation C) 30 years.
2-33 Periodic reports (annual, quarterly, current, and proxy material) 30 years.
9- Notice of proposed resale of restricted securities and resale of securities by control persons (Form 144) 21 years.
15- Notice of sale of securities pursuant to Rule 242 (Form 242). (Obsolete) 6 years.
18- Applications for exemption from section 5 registration for interests or participations issued in connection with Keogh Plans (section 3(a)(2)) 10 years.
19- Notice of sale of securities pursuant to section 4(6) of the Securities Act of 1933 (Form 4(6)). (Obsolete) 6 years.
20- Offering sheets for oil or gas royalties—Regulation B (Schedules A, B, C) 15 years.
20- Reports of sale (accorded confidential treatment) (Form 1-G) 7 years.
20- Reports after termination of offering (Form 3-G) 7 years.
21- Notice of sale for offerings under Regulation D and section 4(6) (Form D) 6 years.
24- Notification of exemption from registration (Regulation A) Until completion or termination of offering plus 10 years or order of the Commission permanently suspending exemption, whichever comes first.
29- Report of issuers of sale of securities deemed not to involve any public offering (Form 146). (Obsolete) 6 years.
92- Application for relief from disability (Regulation A) Until when final action on appeal is taken plus 10 years.
94- Notification of exemption for assessment or assessable stock (Regulation F) 10 years.
95- Notification of exemption for securities issued by a small business investment company (Regulation E) Until completion or termination of offering plus 5 years or until order of Commission permanently suspending exemption, whichever comes first.
96- Application for relief from disability (Regulation F) Until final action on appeal is taken plus 5 years.
98- Notice of proposed sale by non-controlling person of restricted securities of issuers which do not satisfy all of the conditions of Rule 144 6 years.
100- Notification of exemption pursuant to Rule 236 6 years.
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
0-1 Registration statements (sections 12(b) and 12(g), exemptions thereunder) 30 years.
0-1 Periodic reports (annual, quarterly, current and proxy materials) 30 years.
3- Applications for continuance in membership and applications for review of disciplinary actions (self-regulatory organizations) 10 years.
4-281 Consolidated quotation system plan and amendments For as long as plan remains approved plus 6 years.
4-208 Intermarket trading system plan and amendments For as long as plan remains approved plus 6 years.
5- Acquisitions, tender offers and solicitations 20 years.
6- Reports of beneficial ownership of securities (Forms 3, 4, & 5) 6 years.
7- Applications for permission to extend unlisted trading privileges and related applications pursuant to Rule 12(f) 10 years.
8- Applications for registration as broker, dealer, municipal securities broker, or government securities broker or dealer and related reports For as long as broker-dealer is registered with the Commission plus 50 years.
8-00-2A Annual audit report (fiscal or calendar year basis) (Form X-17A-5). (Non-public) Supplemental report detailing Securities Investor Protection Corporation assessment payment or overpayments (Rule 17a-5). (Non-public) For as long as broker-dealer is registered with the Commission plus 13 years.
8-00-2A-19 Reports of changes in membership of any of its members required of national securities exchanges and registered national securities associations (Form X-17A-19). (Public) For as long as broker-dealer is registered with the Commission plus 6 years.
8-00-3X Examination/inspection reports of brokers and dealers, investment companies and investment advisors
1. Exam reports:
a. Home Office 13 years.
b. Regional Offices 13 years.
2. Exam workpapers 13 years.
8-00-9 Uniform application for securities and commodities industry representative and/or agent; certification for associated persons engaged in securities activities outside the jurisdiction of the United States; annual assessment form for registered brokers and dealers not members of a registered national securities association (Forms U-4, SECO 2-F, SECO-4, 5) For as long as broker-dealer is registered with the Commission plus 50 years.
8-2A10 Annual report of revenue and expenses filed by exchange members, brokers and dealers (Form X-17A-10). (Obsolete) 10 years.
8-2A12 Report by registered brokers and dealers who are over-the-counter market makers in any OTC margin securities (Form X-17A-12) 6 years.
8-2A16(1), -2A16(2) Notification by qualified market makers at least five business days before such broker-dealers obtain third market maker exempt credit pursuant to Regulation U; and quarterly report by broker and dealer, who during a calendar quarter is or has been qualified as a third market maker (Forms X-17A-16(1); X-17A-16(2)) (Obsolete) 6 years.
8-2A17 Quarterly report filed by every broker-dealer block positioner who has filed a notice pursuant to paragraph (a) of Rule 17a-17 (Form X-17A-17) (Obsolete) 6 years.
10- Applications by an exchange for registration as a national securities exchange For as long as exchange is registered with the Commission plus 6 years.
13- Applications for listing securities on an exempted exchange, periodic reports 10 years.
14- Annual reports of issuers having securities listed on an exempted exchange 10 years.
16- Application for registration as a national securities association or affiliated securities associations For as long as association is registered with the Commission plus 6 years.
17- Reports on stabilizing activities (Form X-17A-1). (Obsolete) 6 years.
23- Applications for exemption pursuant to paragraph (g) of Rule 11Aa3-1 Until closed plus 6 years.
26- Plans by exchanges authorizing payment of special commission in connection with a distribution of securities on exchanges (Rule 10b-2(d)) For as long as exchange is registered with the Commission plus 50 years.
27- Applications for exemption from section 13(f) 10 years.
28- Reports by institutional investment managers of information with respect to accounts over which they exercise discretion. (Form 13F) 4 years.
80- Annual and supplemental reports of Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board (Rule 17a-21) Indefinitely (contingent).
81- Exemptions from registration under section 12(g) 10 years.
82- Exemptions—American depositary receipts 10 years.
83-1 Periodic reports and related correspondence by the Inter-American Development Bank 3 years.
83-2 Periodic reports by the Asian Development Bank 3 years.
84- Application for registration as a transfer agent (non-bank) and amendments thereto For as long as transfer agent is registered with the Commission plus 50 years.
85- Application for registration as a transfer agent (bank) and amendments thereto (Form TA-1) For as long as transfer agent is registered with the Commission plus 50 years.
86- Application for registration as a municipal securities dealer which is a bank or separately identifiable department or division of a bank (Form MSD) For as long as municipal securities dealer is registered with the Commission plus 50 years.
87- Application for registration as a securities information processor and amendments thereto (Form SIP) For as long as securities information processor is registered with the Commission plus 50 years.
88- Application for exemption as a securities information processor correspondence For as long as securities information processor is registered with the Commission plus 50 years.
89- Waiver for foreign issuers furnished by American depositary receipts; waiver of information furnished by American depositary receipts regarding foreign issuers for Form F-6; waiver of Rule 12g3-2(b) reporting requirements, annual reports to shareholders, F-6 waiver, proxy 10 years.
89- Other waivers for foreign issuers furnished by American depositary receipts. 3 years.
128-8 Reports of disciplinary actions by stock exchanges (Rule 19d-1) 6 years.
205-3c Reports of disciplinary actions by NASD (Rule 19d-1) 6 years.
500- Suspension of trading of securities other than on a national securities exchange 10 years.
600- Applications for registration as a (non-bank) clearing agency; amendments thereto For as long as clearing agency is registered with the Commission plus 50 years.
600-9 Reports of disciplinary actions by clearing agencies (Rule 19d-1) 6 years.
601- Applications for exemption from registration as a (non-bank) clearing agency For as long as clearing agency has reporting requirements with the Commission plus 20 years.
SR Proposed rule changes and notice as to stated policies and interpretations by self-regulatory organizations For as long as self-regulatory organization is registered with the Commission plus 6 years.
XX Reports for missing, lost or counterfeit securities (Form X-17F-1A) Indefinitely.
Trust Indenture Act of 1939
22- Statements of eligibility and qualification of corporations or individuals as trustees under qualified indenture under which debt security has been or is to be issued and exemptions thereto Until indenture is terminated or cancelled plus 30 years.
25- Applications relative to affiliations between trustees and underwriters (Rule 10b-3) Until applicable indenture is terminated or cancelled plus 33 years.
93- Reports of indenture trustee to indenture security holders with respect to eligibility and qualification under Section 310 1 year.
Investment Advisers Act of 1940
801- Application for registration as investment adviser and related correspondence For as long as investment adviser is registered with the Commission plus 9 years.
803- Application for exemption from registered and other relief For as long as investment adviser conducts business under an exemption plus 6 years.
Investment Company Act of 1940
90- Notice of sales of securities by closed-end issuers (issuers with 100 or less beneficial owners) other than investment companies, registered or required to be registered 6 years.
811- Notifications and registration statements For as long as registrant is registered with the Commission plus 30 years.
811- Periodic reports (annual, quarterly, semi-annual, proxy material) 10 years.
812- Applications for exemption and other relief 10 years.
812- Application by foreign management investment companies for order permitting registration For as long as registrant has reporting requirement with the Commission plus 33 years.
813- Applications for exemption of an employee's security company (Section (b)) For as long as registrant has reporting requirement with the Commission plus 33 years.
814- Notice of intent to elect to be subject to sections 55 and 65 2 years from filing date.
814- Notification of withdrawal of election to be subject to sections 55 through 65 2 years from filing date.
814- Notification of election to be subject to sections 55 through 65 30 years or for as long as a class of the issuer's equity securities is registered under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 plus 10 years, whichever comes first.
816- Request for advisory report re reorganization of registered investment company (17 CFR 270.02), and related correspondence 6 years.
817- Report of repurchase of securities by closed-end investment company 6 years.
818- Sales literature regarding securities of certain investment companies 6 years.
819- Statement of the Federal Savings and Loan Corporation relating to the exemption of certain issuers 6 years.
820- Reports showing that companies have complied with requirements of the rule in purchasing new issues of securities from underwriters 6 years.
821- Reports by registered small business investment companies and affiliated banks, with respect to investments 10 years from date of such action(s).
Miscellaneous Files and Reports
3- Disciplinary proceedings (broker-dealer and investment adviser) 25 years.
3- Administrative proceeding stop orders For as long as registrant has reporting requirement with the Commission plus 30 years.
4- 102(e) proceedings (previously 2(e) proceedings) (chaned to 3-) 25 years.
4- Miscellaneous studies, general conferences, roundtable, etc., authorized by the Commission 25 years.
111- Federal government agencies miscellaneous correspondence 30 years.
119- Securities violation files (information regarding persons against whom actions were reported on charges of violating state or federal laws in the purchase and sale of securities Until date of last reported action plus 10 years.
122-2 Members of Congress (inquiries relating to various subjects) 1 year after expiration of term in office.
122-3 Correspondence and other materials between the various Senate Committees and the Commission 30 years.
122-4 Correspondence and other materials between the various House Committees and the Commission 30 years.
122-6 Correspondence and other materials between Congressional Commissions and Joint Committees and the Commission 30 years.
123-13 Correspondence relating to the development of a Canadian Extradition Treaty 30 years.
124- Stock exchanges (General Correspondence) For as long as exchange is registered with the Commission.
124-1 Legislation and Laws: Drafts and comments concerning suggested amendments to the various Acts administered by the Commission 30 years.
124-6
124-11
124-20
124-7, 124-7a Subject files—Drafts, comments and correspondence concerning proposed legislation submitted by the Senate and the House to the Commission for comment 30 years.
124-7b Drafts of bills not yet reported in Congress that are submitted to the Commission for comment 30 years.
132-3 General Correspondence—Active companies. Inquiries and complaints concerning companies registered under the various Acts administered by the Commission 10 years.
132-3 General Correspondence—Inactive companies (no longer required to file reports with the Commission). Inquiries and complaints concerning companies registered under the various Acts administered by the Commission 6 years.
132-3 General Correspondence—Miscellaneous. Requests for interpretation of rules and regulations under the Acts administered by the Commission 6 years.
140- Drafts, internal memoranda, correspondence concerning rules and regulations under each of the Acts administered by the Commission 30 years.
206-, 207- to 215-, 917- Reorganization proceedings under Chapters IX, X, XI of the Bankruptcy Act in which the Commission participates 30 years.
265- Advisory Committees established by the Commission (correspondence, questionnaires, reports) 30 years.
Confidential treatment materials Periodic reports and other materials containing contracts, commercial and financial information, disclosure of which would impair the value thereof, submitted under confidential cover 10 years.
CHR SEC Chairman's Subject Case Files 20 years.
CHR SEC Chairman's Chronological Files for Period 1972 to Present Chairman's tenure in office plus 3 years.
CHR SEC Chairman's General Subject File Chairman's tenure in office plus 3 years.
COMM SEC Commissioners' Files (excluding Chairman), 1934 to Present Commissioner's tenure in office plus 1 year.
ENF Investigative Case Files—Closed Until closed plus 25 years.
ENF Investigative Case Files—Inactive Until inactive plus 25 years.
LIT Litigation files:
1. Briefs 25 years.
2. File contents other than briefs 10 years.
S7 Issuance, amendment or rescission of rules under the various Acts—public comments and views, transcript of hearings, correspondence 30 years (permanent).
XX Reports of internal inquiries:
1. Supporting documentation Until date of final action plus 5 years, if no report is issued, or until date of final report plus 5 years.
2. Final reports 5 years.
[60 FR 50091, Sept. 28, 1995, as amended at 76 FR 71874, Nov. 21, 2011]

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U.S. Code: Title 5 - GOVERNMENT ORGANIZATION AND EMPLOYEES
U.S. Code: Title 11 - BANKRUPTCY
U.S. Code: Title 15 - COMMERCE AND TRADE

§ 77e - Prohibitions relating to interstate commerce and the mails

§ 77f - Registration of securities

§ 77g - Information required in registration statement

§ 77h - Taking effect of registration statements and amendments thereto

§ 77j - Information required in prospectus

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§ 77q - Fraudulent interstate transactions

§ 77s - Special powers of Commission

§ 77u - Hearings by Commission

§ 77ggg - Qualification of indentures covering securities not required to be registered

§ 77hhh - Integration of procedure with Securities Act and other Acts

§ 77sss - Rules, regulations, and orders

§ 77uuu - Special powers of the Commission

§ 78a - Short title

§ 78b - Necessity for regulation

§ 78c - Definitions and application

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§ 78d - Securities and Exchange Commission

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§ 78e - Transactions on unregistered exchanges

§ 78f - National securities exchanges

§ 78g - Margin requirements

§ 78h - Restrictions on borrowing and lending by members, brokers, and dealers

§ 78i - Manipulation of security prices

§ 78j - Manipulative and deceptive devices

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§ 78k - Trading by members of exchanges, brokers, and dealers

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§ 78m - Periodical and other reports

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§ 78n - Proxies

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§ 78p - Directors, officers, and principal stockholders

§ 78q - Records and reports

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§ 78r - Liability for misleading statements

§ 78s - Registration, responsibilities, and oversight of self-regulatory organizations

§ 78t - Liability of controlling persons and persons who aid and abet violations

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§ 78u - Investigations and actions

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§ 78v - Hearings by Commission

§ 78w - Rules, regulations, and orders; annual reports

§ 78x - Public availability of information

§ 78y - Court review of orders and rules

§ 78z - Unlawful representations

§ 78aa - Jurisdiction of offenses and suits

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§ 78bb - Effect on existing law

§ 78cc - Validity of contracts

§ 78dd - Foreign securities exchanges

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§ 78ee - Transaction fees

§ 78ff - Penalties

§ 78gg - Separability

§ 78hh - Effective date

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§ 78ii - Omitted

§ 78jj - Repealed.

§ 78kk - Authorization of appropriations

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§ 78mm - General exemptive authority

§ 78nn - Tennessee Valley Authority

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§ 78pp - Investor Advisory Committee

§ 78d note - Securities and Exchange Commission

§ 78eee - Protection of customers

§ 79t

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U.S. Code: Title 29 - LABOR
U.S. Code: Title 44 - PUBLIC PRINTING AND DOCUMENTS
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Executive Order ... 12356

Executive Order ... 12600

Reorganization ... 1950 Plan No. 10

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