The Nasdaq Stock Market, Inc. (“Nasdaq”) completed its application for registration as a national securities exchange (“Form 1”) under Section 6  of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and submitted it to the Securities and Exchange Commission (“Commission”) on March 15, 2001. Notice of Nasdaq's Form 1 application appeared in the Federal Register on June 13, 2001, and the deadline for public comment was July 30, 2001.Start Printed Page 41057
In response to requests by the public to extend the comment period in order to provide additional time to review Nasdaq's Form 1, the Commission is extending the comment period on Nasdaq's Form 1 to August 29, 2001.Start Signature
By the Commission.
Jonathan G. Katz,
[FR Doc. 01-19522 Filed 8-3-01; 8:45 am]
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