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Part 4 of this chapter applies to any person required pursuant to the provisions of this part 5 to register as a commodity pool operator or as a commodity trading advisor. Failure by any such person to comply with the requirements of part 4 will constitute a violation of this section and the relevant section of part 4.
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.
This list is taken from the Parallel Table of Authorities and Rules provided by GPO [Government Printing Office].
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§ 2 - Jurisdiction of Commission; liability of principal for act of agent; Commodity Futures Trading Commission; transaction in interstate commerce
§ 6 - Regulation of futures trading and foreign transactions
§ 6a - Excessive speculation
§ 6b - Contracts designed to defraud or mislead
§ 6c - Prohibited transactions
§ 6d - Dealing by unregistered futures commission merchants or introducing brokers prohibited; duties in handling customer receipts; conflict-of-interest...avoid duplicative regulations; swap requirements; portfolio margining accounts
§ 6e - Dealings by unregistered floor trader or broker prohibited
§ 6f - Registration and financial requirements; risk assessment
§ 6g - Reporting and recordkeeping
§ 6h - False self-representation as registered entity member prohibited
§ 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
§ 6o - Fraud and misrepresentation by commodity trading advisors, commodity pool operators, and associated persons
§ 8 - Application for designation as contract market or derivatives transaction execution facility; time; suspension or revocation of designation; hearing; review by court of appeals
§ 9 - Prohibition regarding manipulation and false information
§ 9a - Assessment of money penalties
§ 12 - Public disclosure
§ 12a - Registration of commodity dealers and associated persons; regulation of registered entities
§ 13b - Manipulations or other violations; cease and desist orders against persons other than registered entities; punishment
§ 13c - Responsibility as principal; minor violations
§ 16a - Service fees and National Futures Association study
§ 18 - Complaints against registered persons
§ 19 - Consideration of costs and benefits and antitrust laws
§ 21 - Registered futures associations
§ 23 - Standardized contracts for certain commodities
124 Stat. 1376
Title 17 published on 09-May-2017 03:50
The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 17 CFR Part 5 after this date.
The Commission is amending its regulations to reflect the reassignment of responsibilities, including delegations of authority, resulting from its recent reorganization of Commission staff. Effective October 9, 2011, the Commission abolished the Division of Clearing and Intermediary Oversight and reassigned its staff and responsibilities to the newly established Division of Swap Dealer and Intermediary Oversight and Division of Clearing and Risk.
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.