17 CFR 229.1001 - (Item 1001) Summary term sheet.

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§ 229.1001 (Item 1001) Summary term sheet.

Summary term sheet. Provide security holders with a summary term sheet that is written in plain English. The summary term sheet must briefly describe in bullet point format the most material terms of the proposed transaction. The summary term sheet must provide security holders with sufficient information to understand the essential features and significance of the proposed transaction. The bullet points must cross-reference a more detailed discussion contained in the disclosure document that is disseminated to security holders.

Instructions to Item 1001: 1. The summary term sheet must not recite all information contained in the disclosure document that will be provided to security holders. The summary term sheet is intended to serve as an overview of all material matters that are presented in the accompanying documents provided to security holders.

2. The summary term sheet must begin on the first or second page of the disclosure document provided to security holders.

3. Refer to Rule 421(b) and (d) of Regulation C of the Securities Act (§ 230.421 of this chapter) for a description of plain English disclosure.

This is a list of United States Code sections, Statutes at Large, Public Laws, and Presidential Documents, which provide rulemaking authority for this CFR Part.

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United States Code
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

§ 77k - Civil liabilities on account of false registration statement

§ 77s - Special powers of Commission

§ 77z-2

§ 77z-3

§ 77aa - Schedule of information required in registration statement

§ 77ddd - Exempted securities and transactions

§ 77eee - Securities required to be registered under Securities Act

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

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

§ 77iii - Effective time of qualification

§ 77jjj - Eligibility and disqualification of trustee

§ 77nnn - Reports by obligor; evidence of compliance with indenture provisions

§ 77sss - Rules, regulations, and orders

§ 78c - Definitions and application

§ 78i - Manipulation of security prices

§ 78j - Manipulative and deceptive devices

§ 78j-3

§ 78l - Registration requirements for securities

§ 78m - Periodical and other reports

§ 78n - Proxies

§ 78n-1

§ 78o - Registration and regulation of brokers and dealers

§ 78u-5

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

§ 78ll - Requirements for the EDGAR system

§ 78mm - General exemptive authority

§ 80a-8

§ 80a-9

§ 80a-20

§ 80a-29

§ 80a-30

§ 80a-31

§ 80a-37

§ 80a-38

§ 80a-39

§ 80b-11

§ 7201 - Definitions

§ 7202 - Commission rules and enforcement


Title 17 published on 2015-12-04

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 17 CFR Part 229 after this date.

  • 2016-09-29; vol. 81 # 189 - Thursday, September 29, 2016
    1. 81 FR 66898 - Extension of Comment Period for Disclosure Update and Simplification
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      Extension of comment period.
      Comments should be received on or before November 2, 2016.
      17 CFR Parts 210, 229, 230, 239, 240, 249, and 274

Title 17 published on 2015-12-04.

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  • 2016-06-22; vol. 81 # 120 - Wednesday, June 22, 2016
    1. 81 FR 40511 - Asset-Backed Securities Disclosure and Registration
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      Technical amendment.
      Effective June 22, 2016.
      17 CFR Parts 229, 230, 239 and 249