Proposed Collection; Comment Request, 56294 [2017-25710]

Download as PDF ethrower on DSK3G9T082PROD with NOTICES 56294 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 227 / Tuesday, November 28, 2017 / Notices U.S.C. 78a et seq.). The Commission plans to submit this existing collection of information to the Office of Management and Budget (‘‘OMB’’) for extension and approval. Rule 17a–19 requires every national securities exchange and registered national securities association to file a Form X–17A–19 with the Commission and the Securities Investor Protection Corporation (‘‘SIPC’’) within 5 business days of the initiation, suspension, or termination of any member and, when terminating the membership interest of any member, to notify that member of its obligation to file financial reports as required by Exchange Act Rule 17a–5(b) (17 CFR 240.17a–5(b)). Commission staff anticipates that the national securities exchanges and registered national securities associations collectively will make 800 total filings annually pursuant to Rule 17a-19 and that each filing will take approximately 15 minutes. The total reporting burden is estimated to be approximately 200 total annual hours. Written comments are invited on: (a) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the Commission, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the Commission’s estimates of the burden of the proposed collection of information; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. Consideration will be given to comments and suggestions submitted in writing within 60 days of this publication. An agency may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required to respond to, a collection of information under the PRA unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number. Please direct your written comments to: Pamela Dyson, Director/Chief Information Officer, Securities and Exchange Commission, c/o Remi PavlikSimon, 100 F Street NE., Washington, DC 20549, or send an email to: PRA_ Mailbox@sec.gov. Dated: November 22, 2017. Eduardo A. Aleman, Assistant Secretary. [FR Doc. 2017–25708 Filed 11–27–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8011–01–P VerDate Sep<11>2014 19:51 Nov 27, 2017 Jkt 244001 SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION [SEC File No. 270–305, OMB Control No. 3235–0346] Proposed Collection; Comment Request Upon Written Request, Copies Available From: Securities and Exchange Commission, Office of FOIA Services, 100 F Street NE., Washington, DC 20549–2736 Extension: Rule 34b–1 Notice is hereby given that, pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.) the Securities and Exchange Commission (the ‘‘Commission’’) is soliciting comments on the collection of information summarized below. The Commission plans to submit this existing collection of information to the Office of Management and Budget for extension and approval. Rule 34b–1 under the Investment Company Act (17 CFR 270.34b–1) governs sales material that accompanies or follows the delivery of a statutory prospectus (‘‘sales literature’’). Rule 34b-1 deems to be materially misleading any investment company (‘‘fund’’) sales literature required to be filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (‘‘Commission’’) by Section 24(b) of the Investment Company Act (15 U.S.C. 80a–24(b)) that includes performance data, unless the sales literature also includes the appropriate uniformly computed data and the legend disclosure required in investment company advertisements by rule 482 under the Securities Act of 1933 (17 CFR 230.482). Requiring the inclusion of such standardized performance data in sales literature is designed to prevent misleading performance claims by funds and to enable investors to make meaningful comparisons among funds. The Commission estimates that on average approximately 208 respondents file 13,004 1 responses that include the information required by rule 34b–1 each year. The burden resulting from the collection of information requirements of rule 34b–1 is estimated to be 2 hours per response. The total hourly burden for rule 34b–1 is approximately 26,008 hours per year in the aggregate.2 The collection of information under rule 34b–1 is mandatory. The 1 The estimated number of responses to rule 34b– 1 is composed of 12,772 responses filed with FINRA and 232 responses filed with the Commission in 2016. 2 13,004 responses × 2 hours per response = 26,008 hours. PO 00000 Frm 00087 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 information provided under rule 34b–1 is not kept confidential. The Commission may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required to respond to, a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number. Written comments are invited on: (a) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proposed performance of the functions of the agency, including whether information will have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the collection of information; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. Consideration will be given to comments and suggestions submitted in writing within 60 days of this publication. Please direct your written comments to Pamela Dyson, Director/Chief Information Officer, Securities and Exchange Commission, c/o Remi PavlikSimon, 100 F Street NE., Washington, DC 20549; or send an email to: PRA_ Mailbox@sec.gov. November 22, 2017. Eduardo A. Aleman, Assistant Secretary. [FR Doc. 2017–25710 Filed 11–27–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION [Release No. 34–82137; File No. SR–MIAX– 2017–46] Self-Regulatory Organizations; Miami International Securities Exchange LLC; Notice of Filing and Immediate Effectiveness of a Proposed Rule Change To Amend the MIAX Order Feed (‘‘MOR’’) November 21, 2017. Pursuant to the provisions of 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 November 17, 2017, Miami International Securities Exchange, LLC (‘‘MIAX Options’’ or the ‘‘Exchange’’) filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (‘‘Commission’’) a proposed rule change as described in Items I and II below, which Items have been prepared by the Exchange. The 1 15 2 17 U.S.C. 78s(b)(1). CFR 240.19b–4. E:\FR\FM\28NON1.SGM 28NON1

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[Federal Register Volume 82, Number 227 (Tuesday, November 28, 2017)]
[Notices]
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SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

[SEC File No. 270-305, OMB Control No. 3235-0346]


Proposed Collection; Comment Request

Upon Written Request, Copies Available From: Securities and Exchange 
Commission, Office of FOIA Services, 100 F Street NE., Washington, DC 
20549-2736

Extension:
    Rule 34b-1

    Notice is hereby given that, pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction 
Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.) the Securities and Exchange 
Commission (the ``Commission'') is soliciting comments on the 
collection of information summarized below. The Commission plans to 
submit this existing collection of information to the Office of 
Management and Budget for extension and approval.
    Rule 34b-1 under the Investment Company Act (17 CFR 270.34b-1) 
governs sales material that accompanies or follows the delivery of a 
statutory prospectus (``sales literature''). Rule 34b-1 deems to be 
materially misleading any investment company (``fund'') sales 
literature required to be filed with the Securities and Exchange 
Commission (``Commission'') by Section 24(b) of the Investment Company 
Act (15 U.S.C. 80a-24(b)) that includes performance data, unless the 
sales literature also includes the appropriate uniformly computed data 
and the legend disclosure required in investment company advertisements 
by rule 482 under the Securities Act of 1933 (17 CFR 230.482). 
Requiring the inclusion of such standardized performance data in sales 
literature is designed to prevent misleading performance claims by 
funds and to enable investors to make meaningful comparisons among 
funds.
    The Commission estimates that on average approximately 208 
respondents file 13,004 \1\ responses that include the information 
required by rule 34b-1 each year. The burden resulting from the 
collection of information requirements of rule 34b-1 is estimated to be 
2 hours per response. The total hourly burden for rule 34b-1 is 
approximately 26,008 hours per year in the aggregate.\2\
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    \1\ The estimated number of responses to rule 34b-1 is composed 
of 12,772 responses filed with FINRA and 232 responses filed with 
the Commission in 2016.
    \2\ 13,004 responses x 2 hours per response = 26,008 hours.
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    The collection of information under rule 34b-1 is mandatory. The 
information provided under rule 34b-1 is not kept confidential. The 
Commission may not conduct or sponsor, and a person is not required to 
respond to, a collection of information unless it displays a currently 
valid OMB control number.
    Written comments are invited on: (a) Whether the proposed 
collection of information is necessary for the proposed performance of 
the functions of the agency, including whether information will have 
practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the 
burden of the collection of information; (c) ways to enhance the 
quality, utility, and clarity of the information collected; and (d) 
ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on 
respondents, including through the use of automated collection 
techniques or other forms of information technology. Consideration will 
be given to comments and suggestions submitted in writing within 60 
days of this publication.
    Please direct your written comments to Pamela Dyson, Director/Chief 
Information Officer, Securities and Exchange Commission, c/o Remi 
Pavlik-Simon, 100 F Street NE., Washington, DC 20549; or send an email 
to: PRA_Mailbox@sec.gov.

    November 22, 2017.
Eduardo A. Aleman,
Assistant Secretary.
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