Securities and Exchange Commission September 20, 2011 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2011-24212
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-20
Agency: Securities and Exchange Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Facilitating Shareholder Director Nominations
Document Number: 2011-24118
Type: Unknown
Date: 2011-09-20
Agency: Securities and Exchange Commission, Agencies and Commissions
This release provides notice of the effective date of the amendment to Exchange Act Rule 14a-8, the shareholder proposal rule, which will require companies to include in their proxy materials, under certain circumstances, shareholder proposals that seek to establish a procedure in the company's governing documents for the inclusion of one or more shareholder director nominees in the company's proxy materials. This release also provides notice of the effective date of related rule changes adopted concurrently with the amendment to Rule 14a-8.