18 CFR 3c.2 - Nonpublic information.

§ 3c.2 Nonpublic information.

(a) Section 1264(d) ( 42 U.S.C. 16452(d)) of the Public Utility Holding Company Act of 2005, section 301(b) ( 16 U.S.C. 825(b)) of the Federal Power Act, and section 8(b) ( 15 U.S.C. 717g) of the Natural Gas Act prohibit any employee, in the absence of Commission or court direction, from divulging any fact or information which may come to his or her knowledge during the course of examination of books or other accounts.

(b) The nature and time of any proposed action by the Commission are confidential and shall not be divulged to anyone outside the Commission. The Secretary of the Commission has the exclusive responsibility and authority for authorizing the initial public release of information concerning Commission proceedings.

[Order 589, 61 FR 43415, Aug. 23, 1996, as amended by Order 699, 72 FR 45323, Aug. 14, 2007]

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U.S. Code: Title 15 - COMMERCE AND TRADE
U.S. Code: Title 16 - CONSERVATION