Federal Trade Commission April 30, 2009 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Granting of Request for Early Termination of the Waiting Period Under The Premerger Notification Rules
Document Number: E9-9871
Type: Notice
Date: 2009-04-30
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Used Motor Vehicle Trade Regulation Rule
Document Number: E9-9808
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2009-04-30
Agency: Federal Trade Commission, Agencies and Commissions
On July 21, 2008, the Federal Trade Commission (``FTC'' or ``Commission'') published a Federal Register notice soliciting public comments in connection with its review of the Used Motor Vehicle Trade Regulation Rule (``Used Car Rule'' or ``Rule'').\1\ The notice stated that comments must be received by September 19, 2008. The Commission subsequently extended the time within which to submit comments until November 19, 2008.\2\ On March 17, 2009, the Commission received supplemental comments from the National Automobile Dealers Association and the National Independent Dealers Association responding to comments made by other interested parties during the comment period. In response to those comments and to provide all interested parties with the same opportunity to comment, the Commission has decided to reopen the comment period for forty-five days.