Certification Related to the Government of Haiti Under the Department of State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2016, 20432 [2016-08066]

Download as PDF 20432 Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 67 / Thursday, April 7, 2016 / Notices (12) No more 20% of the Fund’s net assets will be invested in junior bank loans. (13) While the Fund may invest in inverse ETPs, the Fund will not invest in leveraged or inverse leveraged ETPs. (14) A minimum of 100,000 Shares for the Fund will be outstanding at the commencement of trading on the Exchange. The Exchange represents that all statements and representations made in the filing regarding (a) the description of the portfolio, (b) limitations on portfolio holdings or reference assets, or (c) the applicability of Exchange rules and surveillance procedures constitute continued listing requirements for listing the Shares on the Exchange. In addition, the issuer has represented to the Exchange that it will advise the Exchange of any failure by the Fund to comply with the continued listing requirements, and, pursuant to its obligations under Section 19(g)(1) of the Act, the Exchange will surveil for compliance with the continued listing requirements. If a Fund is not in compliance with the applicable listing requirements, the Exchange will commence delisting procedures under BATS Rule 14.12. This approval order is based on all of the Exchange’s representations, including those set forth above and in Amendment No. 2. The Commission notes that the Fund and the Shares must comply with the requirements of BATS Rule 14.11(i) to be initially and continuously listed and traded on the Exchange. For the foregoing reasons, the Commission finds that the proposed rule change, as modified by Amendment No. 2, is consistent with Section 6(b)(5) of the Exchange Act 32 and Section 11A(a)(1)(C)(iii) of the Exchange Act 33 and the rules and regulations thereunder applicable to a national securities exchange. IV. Solicitation of Comments on Amendment No. 2 mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Interested persons are invited to submit written data, views, and arguments concerning whether Amendment No. 2 is consistent with the Act. Comments may be submitted by any of the following methods: Electronic Comments • Use the Commission’s Internet comment form (http://www.sec.gov/ rules/sro.shtml); or 32 15 U.S.C. 78f(b)(5). 33 15 U.S.C. 78k–1(a)(1)(C)(iii). VerDate Sep<11>2014 16:35 Apr 06, 2016 Jkt 238001 • Send an email to rule-comments@ sec.gov. Please include File No. SR– BATS–2016–04 on the subject line. 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All submissions should refer to File No. SR–BATS– 2016–04, and should be submitted on or before April 28, 2016. V. Accelerated Approval of the Proposed Rule Change, as Modified by Amendment No. 2 The Commission finds good cause to approve the proposed rule change, as modified by Amendment No. 2, prior to the thirtieth day after the date of publication of Amendment No. 2 in the Federal Register. The additional information in Amendments No. 2 helped the Commission to evaluate the Shares’ susceptibility to manipulation and the Exchange’s ability to investigate possible manipulative activity. Amendment No. 2 also provided clarifications and additional details to the proposed rule change. Accordingly, the Commission finds good cause for approving the proposed rule change, as modified by Amendment No. 2, on an PO 00000 Frm 00114 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 accelerated basis, pursuant to Section 19(b)(2) of the Act.34 VI. Conclusion It Is Therefore Ordered, pursuant to Section 19(b)(2) of the Exchange Act,35 that the proposed rule change (SR– BATS–2016–04), as modified by Amendment No. 2, be, and it hereby is, approved on an accelerated basis. For the Commission, by the Division of Trading and Markets, pursuant to delegated authority.36 Brent J. Fields, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2016–07938 Filed 4–6–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8011–01–P DEPARTMENT OF STATE [Public Notice: 9512] Certification Related to the Government of Haiti Under the Department of State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2016 Pursuant to the authority vested in the Secretary of State, including under section 7045(c)(2) of the Department of State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2016 (Div. K, Pub. L. 114–113), I hereby certify that the Government of Haiti is taking effective steps to: • Hold free and fair parliamentary elections and seat a new Haitian parliament; • Strengthen the rule of law in Haiti, including by selecting judges in a transparent manner; respect the independence of the judiciary; and improve governance by implementing reforms to increase transparency and accountability; • Combat corruption, including by implementing the anti-corruption law enacted in 2014 and prosecuting corrupt officials; and • Increase government revenues, including by implementing tax reforms, and increase expenditures on public services. Dated: March 31, 2016. John F. Kerry, Secretary of State. [FR Doc. 2016–08066 Filed 4–6–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4710–29–P 34 15 U.S.C. 78s(b)(2). U.S.C. 78s(b)(2). 36 17 CFR 200.30–3(a)(12). 35 15 E:\FR\FM\07APN1.SGM 07APN1

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[Federal Register Volume 81, Number 67 (Thursday, April 7, 2016)]
[Notices]
[Page 20432]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2016-08066]


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DEPARTMENT OF STATE

[Public Notice: 9512]


Certification Related to the Government of Haiti Under the 
Department of State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs 
Appropriations Act, 2016

    Pursuant to the authority vested in the Secretary of State, 
including under section 7045(c)(2) of the Department of State, Foreign 
Operations, and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2016 (Div. K, Pub. 
L. 114-113), I hereby certify that the Government of Haiti is taking 
effective steps to:
     Hold free and fair parliamentary elections and seat a new 
Haitian parliament;
     Strengthen the rule of law in Haiti, including by 
selecting judges in a transparent manner; respect the independence of 
the judiciary; and improve governance by implementing reforms to 
increase transparency and accountability;
     Combat corruption, including by implementing the anti-
corruption law enacted in 2014 and prosecuting corrupt officials; and
     Increase government revenues, including by implementing 
tax reforms, and increase expenditures on public services.

    Dated: March 31, 2016.
John F. Kerry,
Secretary of State.
[FR Doc. 2016-08066 Filed 4-6-16; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4710-29-P