Sunshine Act Meeting, 54877 [E8-22195]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 185 / Tuesday, September 23, 2008 / Notices the threshold security that is attributed to short sales effected by a registered options market maker to establish or maintain a hedge on options positions that were created before the security became a threshold security), shall immediately close out that fail to deliver position, including any adjustments to the fail to deliver position, within 35 consecutive settlement days of the effective date of this amendment by purchasing securities of like kind and quantity; * * * * * (v) If a participant of a registered clearing agency entitled to rely on the 35 consecutive settlement day close-out requirement contained in paragraph (b)(3)(i), (b)(3)(ii), or (b)(3)(iii) of this section has a fail to deliver position at a registered clearing agency in the threshold security for 35 consecutive settlement days from the effective date of the amendment, the participant and any broker or dealer for which it clears transactions, including any market maker, that would otherwise be entitled to rely on the exception provided in paragraph (b)(2)(iii) of this section, may not accept a short sale order in the threshold security from another person, or effect a short sale in the threshold security for its own account, without borrowing the security or entering into a bona-fide arrangement to borrow the security, until the participant closes out the fail to deliver position by purchasing securities of like kind and quantity; It is further ordered that, pursuant to our Section 12(k)(2) powers, we are adding § 240.10b–21 to read as follows: jlentini on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES § 240.10b–21 Deception in connection with a seller’s ability or intent to deliver securities on the date delivery is due. PRELIMINARY NOTE to rule 10b–21: This rule is not intended to limit, or restrict, the applicability of the general antifraud provisions of the federal securities laws, such as section 10(b) of the Act and rule 10b–5 thereunder. It shall also constitute a ‘‘manipulative or deceptive device or contrivance’’ as used in section 10(b) of this Act for any person to submit an order to sell an equity security if such person deceives a broker or dealer, a participant of a registered clearing agency, or a purchaser about its intention or ability to deliver the security on or before the settlement date, and such person fails to deliver the security on or before the settlement date. For purposes of this section, settlement date is as defined in § 242.204T of this chapter. This Order shall be effective at 12:01 a.m. EDT on September 18, 2008, and VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:54 Sep 22, 2008 Jkt 214001 shall terminate at 11:59 p.m. on October 1, 2008 unless further extended by the Commission. By the Commission. Florence E. Harmon, Acting Secretary. [FR Doc. E8–22166 Filed 9–22–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8010–01–P SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION Sunshine Act Meeting FEDERAL REGISTER CITATION OF PREVIOUS ANNOUNCEMENT: [to be published]. Closed Meeting. 100 F Street, NE., Washington, STATUS: PLACE: DC. periodic reports since the period ended December 31, 2000. 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 companies. Therefore, it is ordered, pursuant to Section 12(k) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, that trading in the securities of the above-listed companies is suspended for the period from 9:30 a.m. EDT on September 19, 2008, through 11:59 p.m. EDT on October 2, 2008. By the Commission. J. Lynn Taylor, Assistant Secretary. [FR Doc. E8–22373 Filed 9–19–08; 4:15 pm] BILLING CODE 8010–01–P DATE AND TIME OF PREVIOUSLY ANNOUNCED MEETING: Thursday, September 18, 2008 at 1 p.m. Cancellation of Meeting. The Closed Meeting scheduled for Thursday, September 18, 2008 has been cancelled. For further information please contact the Office of the Secretary at (202) 551– 5400. CHANGE IN THE MEETING: Dated: September 18, 2008. Florence E. Harmon, Acting Secretary. [FR Doc. E8–22195 Filed 9–22–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8010–01–P SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION [File No. 500–1] In the Matter of Quality Resorts of America, Inc., Quentra Networks, Inc., and Quokka Sports, Inc.; Order of Suspension of Trading September 19, 2008. It appears to the Securities and Exchange Commission that there is a lack of current and accurate information concerning the securities of Quality Resorts of America, Inc. because it has not filed any periodic reports since the period ended June 30, 1997. It appears to the Securities and Exchange Commission that there is a lack of current and accurate information concerning the securities of Quentra Networks, Inc. because it has not filed any periodic reports since the period ended September 30, 2000. It appears to the Securities and Exchange Commission that there is a lack of current and accurate information concerning the securities of Quokka Sports, Inc. because it has not filed any PO 00000 54877 Frm 00097 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION [File No. 500–1] In the Matter of Ragen Corp. Rainwire Partners, Inc., Rako Capital Corp., Ramtek Corp. (n/k/a Ramtek I Corp.), Ranger Industries, Inc., RCS Holdings, Inc., and Recycling Industries, Inc., Respondents.; Order of Suspension of Trading September 19, 2008. It appears to the Securities and Exchange Commission that there is a lack of current and accurate information concerning the securities of Ragen Corp. because it has not filed any periodic reports since the period ended June 30, 1993. It appears to the Securities and Exchange Commission that there is a lack of current and accurate information concerning the securities of Rainwire Partners, Inc. because it has not filed any periodic reports since the period ended March 31, 2003. It appears to the Securities and Exchange Commission that there is a lack of current and accurate information concerning the securities of Rako Capital Corp. because it has not filed any periodic reports since the period ended March 31, 2003. It appears to the Securities and Exchange Commission that there is a lack of current and accurate information concerning the securities of Ramtek Corp. (n/k/a Ramtek I Corp.) because it has not filed any periodic reports since April 2, 1993. It appears to the Securities and Exchange Commission that there is a lack of current and accurate information concerning the securities of Ranger Industries, Inc. because it has not filed E:\FR\FM\23SEN1.SGM 23SEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 73, Number 185 (Tuesday, September 23, 2008)]
[Notices]
[Page 54877]
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[FR Doc No: E8-22195]


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SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION


Sunshine Act Meeting

Federal Register Citation of Previous Announcement: [to be published].

Status: Closed Meeting.

Place: 100 F Street, NE., Washington, DC.

Date and Time of Previously Announced Meeting: Thursday, September 18, 
2008 at 1 p.m.

Change in the meeting: Cancellation of Meeting.
    The Closed Meeting scheduled for Thursday, September 18, 2008 has 
been cancelled.
    For further information please contact the Office of the Secretary 
at (202) 551-5400.

    Dated: September 18, 2008.
Florence E. Harmon,
Acting Secretary.
[FR Doc. E8-22195 Filed 9-22-08; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 8010-01-P