Sunshine Act Meeting, 63742 [E8-25428]

Download as PDF 63742 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 208 / Monday, October 27, 2008 / Notices 110 Stat. 4097, as amended, and in accordance with the Presidio Trust’s bylaws, notice is hereby given that a public meeting of the Presidio Trust Board of Directors will be held commencing 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, November 13, 2008, at the St. Mary’s Conference Center, 1111 Gough Street, San Francisco, California. The Presidio Trust was created by Congress in 1996 to manage approximately eighty percent of the former U.S. Army base known as the Presidio, in San Francisco, California. The purposes of this meeting are to provide an Executive Director’s report, to receive public comment at a second public meeting of the Presidio Trust’s Board of Directors on the Draft Presidio Trust Management Plan Main Post Update and Draft Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement, and to receive public comment on other matters in accordance with the Presidio Trust’s Public Outreach Policy. Individuals requiring special accommodation at this meeting, such as needing a sign language interpreter, should contact Mollie Matull at 415.561.5300 prior to November 6, 2008. Time: The meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, November 13, 2008. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the St. Mary’s Conference Center, 1111 Gough Street, San Francisco, California. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Karen Cook, General Counsel, the Presidio Trust, 34 Graham Street, P.O. Box 29052, San Francisco, California 94129–0052, Telephone: 415.561.5300. Dated: October 20, 2008. Karen A. Cook, General Counsel. [FR Doc. E8–25492 Filed 10–24–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–4R–P SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES Sunshine Act Meeting Notice is hereby given, pursuant to the provisions of the Government in the Sunshine Act, Public Law 94–409, that the Securities and Exchange Commission will hold a Roundtable on Mark-to-Market Accounting on Wednesday, October 29, 2008 beginning at 9 a.m. The Roundtable will take place in the Auditorium of the Commission’s headquarters at 100 F Street, NE., Washington DC. The Roundtable will be open to the public with seating on a first-come, first-served basis. Doors will VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:13 Oct 24, 2008 Jkt 217001 open at 8:30 a.m. Visitors will be subject to security checks. The roundtable will consist of an open discussion on implications of mark-to-market accounting on the recent period of market turmoil. The roundtable will be organized as two panels, each consisting of investors, issuers, auditors and other parties with experience in mark-to-market accounting. For further information, please contact the Office of the Secretary at (202) 551–5400. Dated: October 21, 2008. Jill M. Peterson, Assistant Secretary. [FR Doc. E8–25428 Filed 10–24–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8011–01–P SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION [Release No. 34–58822; File No. SR–BSE– 2008–47] Self-Regulatory Organizations; Boston Stock Exchange, Inc.; Notice of Filing and Immediate Effectiveness of Proposed Rule Change Relating to a Change in the Percentage Ownership Interest in the Boston Options Exchange Group, LLC October 21, 2008. 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 October 14, 2008, the Boston Stock Exchange, Inc. (‘‘BSE’’ or ‘‘Exchange’’) filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (‘‘Commission’’) the proposed rule change as described in Items I and II below, which Items have been prepared by the self-regulatory organization. The Exchange filed the proposed rule change pursuant to Section 19(b)(3)(A) of the Act 3 and Rule 19b–4(f)(6) thereunder,4 which renders the proposal effective upon filing with the Commission. The Commission is publishing this notice to solicit comments on the proposed rule change from interested persons. I. Self-Regulatory Organization’s Statement of the Terms of Substance of the Proposed Rule Change The Exchange proposes to amend Schedule A of the Sixth Amended and Restated Operating Agreement (‘‘BOX LLC Agreement’’), of the Boston Options Exchange Group, LLC (‘‘BOX’’), in 1 15 U.S.C. 78s(b)(1). CFR 240.19b–4. 3 15 U.S.C. 78s(b)(3)(A). 4 17 CFR 240.19b–4(f)(6). 2 17 PO 00000 Frm 00070 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 connection with the change in the percentage ownership interest of IB Exchange Corporation (‘‘IB’’). The text of the proposed rule change is available from the principal office of the Exchange, at the Commission’s Public Reference Room and also on the Exchange’s Internet Web site at http:// nasdaqtrader.com/Trader.aspx?id= Boston_Stock_Exchange. II. Self-Regulatory Organization’s Statement of the Purpose of, and Statutory Basis for, the Proposed Rule Change In its filing with the Commission, the self-regulatory organization included statements concerning the purpose of, and basis for, the proposed rule change and discussed any comments it received on the proposed rule change. The text of these statements may be examined at the places specified in Item IV below. The self-regulatory organization has prepared summaries, set forth in Sections A, B, and C below, of the most significant aspects of such statements. A. Self-Regulatory Organization’s Statement of the Purpose of, and Statutory Basis for, the Proposed Rule Change 1. Purpose On January 13, 2004, the Commission approved four BSE proposals that together established, through an operating agreement among its owners, a Delaware limited liability company, BOX LLC, to operate BOX as an options trading facility of the Exchange.5 On August 7, 2008, the Commission approved three BSE proposals that included a transfer of BSE’s Ownership Interest in BOX to MX US 2, Inc. (‘‘MX US 2’’), a wholly owned U.S. subsidiary of the Montreal Exchange Inc. (‘‘MX’’), and an amendment to the BOX LLC Agreement among the BOX owners.6 BOX intends to purchase the BOX units (‘‘Units’’) held by a BOX LLC member (‘‘Seller’s Units’’) representing 5 See Securities Exchange Act Release No. 49066 (January 13, 2004), 69 FR 2773 (January 20, 2004) (SR–BSE–2003–17) (establishing a fee schedule for the proposed BOX facility); Securities Exchange Act Release No. 49065 (January 13, 2004), 69 FR 2768 (January 20, 2004) (SR–BSE–2003–04) (creating Boston Options Exchange Regulation, LLC to which the BSE would delegate its self-regulatory functions with respect to the BOX facility); Securities Exchange Act Release No. 49068 (January 13, 2004), 69 FR 2775 (January 20, 2004) (SR–BSE–2002–15) (approving trading rules for the BOX facility); Securities Exchange Act Release No. 49067 (January 13, 2004), 69 FR 2761 (January 20, 2004) (SR–BSE– 2003–19) (approving certain regulatory provisions of the operating agreement of BOX LLC). 6 See Securities Exchange Act Release No. 58324 (August 7, 2008), 73 FR 46936 (August 12, 2008) (SR–BSE–2008–02, SR–BSE–2008–23, and SR– BSE–2008–25). 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[Federal Register Volume 73, Number 208 (Monday, October 27, 2008)]
[Notices]
[Page 63742]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E8-25428]


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SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION


Sunshine Act Meeting

    Notice is hereby given, pursuant to the provisions of the 
Government in the Sunshine Act, Public Law 94-409, that the Securities 
and Exchange Commission will hold a Roundtable on Mark-to-Market 
Accounting on Wednesday, October 29, 2008 beginning at 9 a.m.
    The Roundtable will take place in the Auditorium of the 
Commission's headquarters at 100 F Street, NE., Washington DC. The 
Roundtable will be open to the public with seating on a first-come, 
first-served basis. Doors will open at 8:30 a.m. Visitors will be 
subject to security checks.
    The roundtable will consist of an open discussion on implications 
of mark-to-market accounting on the recent period of market turmoil. 
The roundtable will be organized as two panels, each consisting of 
investors, issuers, auditors and other parties with experience in mark-
to-market accounting.
    For further information, please contact the Office of the Secretary 
at (202) 551-5400.

    Dated: October 21, 2008.
Jill M. Peterson,
Assistant Secretary.
[FR Doc. E8-25428 Filed 10-24-08; 8:45 am]
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