17 CFR 240.17a-1 - Recordkeeping rule for national securities exchanges, national securities associations, registered clearing agencies and the Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board.

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§ 240.17a-1 Recordkeeping rule for national securities exchanges, national securities associations, registered clearing agencies and the Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board.
(a) Every national securities exchange, national securities association, registered clearing agency and the Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board shall keep and preserve at least one copy of all documents, including all correspondence, memoranda, papers, books, notices, accounts, and other such records as shall be made or received by it in the course of its business as such and in the conduct of its self-regulatory activity.
(b) Every national securities exchange, national securities association, registered clearing agency and the Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board shall keep all such documents for a period of not less than five years, the first two years in an easily accessible place, subject to the destruction and disposition provisions of Rule 17a-6.
(c) Every national securities exchange, registered securities association, registered clearing agency and the Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board shall, upon request of any representative of the Commission, promptly furnish to the possession of such representative copies of any documents required to be kept and preserved by it pursuant to paragraphs (a) and (b) of this section.
[45 FR 79426, Dec. 1, 1980]

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  • 2015-06-19; vol. 80 # 118 - Friday, June 19, 2015
    1. 80 FR 35207 - Amendments for Small and Additional Issues Exemptions Under the Securities Act (Regulation A)
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      This correction is effective June 19, 2015.
      17 CFR Parts 200, 230, 232, 239, 240, 249 and 260

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U.S. Code: Title 7 - AGRICULTURE
U.S. Code: Title 12 - BANKS AND BANKING
U.S. Code: Title 15 - COMMERCE AND TRADE

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§ 77c - Classes of securities under this subchapter

§ 77d - Exempted transactions

§ 77g - Information required in registration statement

§ 77j - Information required in prospectus

§ 77s - Special powers of Commission

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

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

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§ 77ttt - Hearings by Commission

§ 78c - Definitions and application

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§ 78d - Securities and Exchange Commission

§ 78e - Transactions on unregistered exchanges

§ 78f - National securities exchanges

§ 78g - Margin requirements

§ 78i - Manipulation of security prices

§ 78j - Manipulative and deceptive devices

§ 78j-1

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

§ 78k-1

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§ 78m - Periodical and other reports

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§ 78p - Directors, officers, and principal stockholders

§ 78q - Records and reports

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

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

§ 78x - Public availability of information

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§ 78mm - General exemptive authority

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§ 7201 - Definitions

§ 7202 - Commission rules and enforcement

§ 8302 - Review of regulatory authority

U.S. Code: Title 18 - CRIMES AND CRIMINAL PROCEDURE
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  • 2015-07-14; vol. 80 # 134 - Tuesday, July 14, 2015
    1. 80 FR 41144 - Listing Standards for Recovery of Erroneously Awarded Compensation
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      Comments should be received on or before September 14, 2015.
      17 CFR Parts 229, 240, 249, and 274