Securities and Exchange Commission September 29, 2016 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2016-23697
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-09-29
Agency: Securities and Exchange Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Order of Suspension of Trading; i n the Matter of Accel Brands, Inc.
Document Number: 2016-23696
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-09-29
Agency: Securities and Exchange Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Extension of Comment Period for Disclosure Update and Simplification
Document Number: 2016-23489
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2016-09-29
Agency: Securities and Exchange Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Securities and Exchange Commission is extending the comment period for a proposal to amend certain of its disclosure requirements that may have become redundant, duplicative, overlapping, outdated, or superseded, in light of other Commission disclosure requirements, U.S. Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (``U.S. GAAP''), International Financial Reporting Standards (``IFRS''), or changes in the information environment [Release No. 33-10110; 34-78310; IC-32175; 81 FR 51607 (July 13, 2016)]. The release also solicits comment on certain Commission disclosure requirements that overlap with, but require information incremental to, U.S. GAAP to determine whether to retain, modify, eliminate, or refer them to the Financial Accounting Standards Board for potential incorporation into U.S. GAAP. The original comment period is scheduled to end on October 3, 2016. The Commission is extending the time period in which to provide the Commission with comments until November 2, 2016. This action will allow interested persons additional time to analyze the issues and prepare their comments.