In the Matter of Aurora Medical Technology, Inc.; Order of Suspension of Trading, 41062 [06-6304]

Download as PDF 41062 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 138 / Wednesday, July 19, 2006 / Notices documents can be obtained from Charles Mierzwa, the agency clearance officer (312–751–3363) or Charles.Mierzwa@rrb.gov. Comments regarding the information collection should be addressed to Ronald J. Hodapp, Railroad Retirement Board, 844 North Rush Street, Chicago, Illinois, 60611–2092 or Ronald.Hodapp@rrb.gov and to the OMB Desk Officer for the RRB, at the Office of Management and Budget, Room 10230, New Executive Office Building, Washington, DC 20503. Charles Mierzwa, Clearance Officer. [FR Doc. E6–11384 Filed 7–18–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7905–01–P SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION [File No. 500–1] In the Matter of Aurora Medical Technology, Inc.; Order of Suspension of Trading July 14, 2006. It appears to the Securities and Exchange Commission that there is a lack of current and accurate information concerning the securities of Aurora Medical Technology, Inc. (‘‘AROR’’) because of possible manipulative conduct occurring in the market for the company’s stock. The Commission is of the opinion that the public interest and the protection of investors require a suspension of trading in the securities of the above-listed company. Therefore, it is ordered, pursuant to section 12(k) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, that trading in the abovelisted company is suspended for the period from 9:30 a.m. EDT, on July 14, 2006 through 11:59 p.m. EDT, on July 27, 2006. By the Commission. Nancy M. Morris, Secretary. [FR Doc. 06–6304 Filed 7–14–06; 11:02 am] sroberts on PROD1PC70 with NOTICES BILLING CODE 8010–01–P SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION [Release No. 34–54133; File No. SR–CBOE– 2006–49] Self-Regulatory Organizations; Chicago Board Options Exchange, Incorporated; Notice of Filing of a Proposed Rule Change and Amendment No. 1 Thereto To Modify Its Short Term Option Series Pilot Program To Permit the Listing of Up To Seven Series Per Class July 12, 2006. Pursuant to section 19(b)(1) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (‘‘Act’’) 1 and Rule 19b–4 thereunder,2 notice is hereby given that on June 27, 2006, the Chicago Board Options Exchange, Incorporated (‘‘CBOE’’ or ‘‘Exchange’’) filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (‘‘Commission’’) the proposed rule change as described in Items I, II, and III below, which Items have been prepared by the Exchange. The Exchange filed Amendment No. 1 to the proposed rule change on July 11, 2006.3 The Commission is publishing this notice to solicit comments on the proposed rule change, as amended, from interested persons. I. Self-Regulatory Organization’s Statement of the Terms of Substance of the Proposed Rule Change The Exchange proposes to modify its Short Term Option Series pilot program (‘‘Pilot Program’’) to change the number of series that may be listed for a class selected to participate in the Pilot Program from five to seven. The text of the proposed rule change, as amended, is set forth below. Proposed new language is in italics; deletions are in [brackets]. * * * * * Rule 5.5. Option Contracts Open for Trading (a)–(c) No change. (d) Short Term Option Series Pilot Program. After an option class has been approved for listing and trading on the Exchange, the Exchange may open for trading on any Friday that is a business day (‘‘Short Term Option Opening Date’’) series of options on that class that expire on the next Friday that is a business day (‘‘Short Term Option Expiration Date’’). If the Exchange is not open for business on a Friday, the Short 1 15 U.S.C. 78s(b)(1). CFR 240.19b–4. 3 In Amendment No. 1, a partial amendment, the Exchange corrected a typographical error in the proposed rule text. 2 17 VerDate Aug<31>2005 18:28 Jul 18, 2006 Jkt 208001 PO 00000 Frm 00080 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Term Option Opening Date will be the first business day immediately prior to that Friday. Similarly, if the Exchange is not open for business on a Friday, the Short Term Option Expiration Date will be the first business day immediately prior to that Friday. Regarding Short Term Option Series, [no new Short Term Option Series may be added after the open of business on the Short Term Option Opening Date and] no Short Term Option Series may expire in the same week in which monthly option series on the same class expire. The Exchange may continue to list Short Term Option Series until the Short Term Option Series Pilot Program expires on July 12, 2007. . . . Interpretations and Policies .01–.02 No change. .03 Except for Short Term Option Series, the Exchange usually will open four expiration months for each class of options open for trading on the Exchange: The first two being the two nearest months, regardless of the quarterly cycle on which that class trades; the third and fourth being the next the two months of the quarterly cycle previously designated by the Exchange for that specific class. (For example, if the Exchange listed, in late April, a new stock option on a January– April–July–October quarterly cycle, the Exchange would list the two nearest term months (May and June) and the next two expiration months of the cycle (July and October).) When the May series expires, the Exchange would add January series. When the June series expires, the Exchange would add August series as the next nearest month, and would not add April). Regarding Short Term Option Series, the Exchange may select up to five currently listed option classes on which Short Term Option Series may be opened on any Short Term Option Opening Date. In addition to the fiveoption class restriction, the Exchange also may list Short Term Option Series on any option classes that are selected by other securities exchanges that employ a similar Pilot Program under their respective rules. For each option class eligible for participation in the Short Term Option Series Pilot Program, the Exchange may open up to [five] seven Short Term Option Series for each expiration date in that class. The strike price of each Short Term Option Series will be fixed at a price per share, with [at least two] approximately the same number of strike prices being opened above and [two strike prices] below the value of the underlying security or calculated index value at about the time E:\FR\FM\19JYN1.SGM 19JYN1

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[FR Doc No: 06-6304]


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SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

[File No. 500-1]


In the Matter of Aurora Medical Technology, Inc.; Order of 
Suspension of Trading

July 14, 2006.
    It appears to the Securities and Exchange Commission that there is 
a lack of current and accurate information concerning the securities of 
Aurora Medical Technology, Inc. (``AROR'') because of possible 
manipulative conduct occurring in the market for the company's stock.
    The Commission is of the opinion that the public interest and the 
protection of investors require a suspension of trading in the 
securities of the above-listed company.
    Therefore, it is ordered, pursuant to section 12(k) of the 
Securities Exchange Act of 1934, that trading in the above-listed 
company is suspended for the period from 9:30 a.m. EDT, on July 14, 
2006 through 11:59 p.m. EDT, on July 27, 2006.

    By the Commission.
Nancy M. Morris,
Secretary.
[FR Doc. 06-6304 Filed 7-14-06; 11:02 am]
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