Notice is hereby given, pursuant to the provisions of the Government in the Sunshine Act, Pub. L. 94-409, that the Securities and Exchange Commission will hold the following meetings during the week of June 7, 2004:
A Closed Commission Meeting will be held on Tuesday, June 8, 2004 at 2 p.m., and an Open Meeting will be held on Wednesday, June 9, 2004 at 10 a.m. in Room 1C30, the William O. Douglas Room.
Commissioners, Counsel to the Commissioners, the Secretary to the Commission, and recording secretaries will attend the Closed Meeting. Certain staff members who have an interest in the matters may also be present.
The General Counsel of the Commission, or his designee, has certified that, in his opinion, one or more of the exemptions set forth in 5 U.S.C. 552b(c)(3), (5), (6), (7), (9)(A), (9)(B), and (10) and 17 CFR 200.402(a)(3), (5), (6), (7), 9(i), 9(ii) and (10), permit consideration of the scheduled matters at the Closed Meeting.
Commissioner Glassman, as duty officer, voted to consider the items listed for the closed meeting in closed session, and determined that no earlier notice thereof was possible.
The subject matter for the Closed Meeting scheduled for Tuesday, June 8, 2004 will be:
Formal orders of investigation;
Institution and settlement of injunctive actions;
Institution and settlement of administrative proceedings of an enforcement nature; and a
The subject matter of the Open Meeting scheduled for Wednesday, June 9, 2004 will be:
1. The Commission will consider whether to adopt amendments to short sale regulation under new Regulation SHO, and revisions to Rule 105 of Regulation M (short selling in connection with a public offering), both Start Printed Page 31650under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.
For further information please contact Kevin Campion, Lillian Hagen, or Alexandra Albright at (202) 942-0772.
2. The Commission will consider whether to adopt amendments to Schedule 14A under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, and to Forms N-1A, N-2, and N-3 under the Securities Act of 1933 and the Investment Company Act of 1940. The amendments would require a registered management investment company to provide disclosure in its reports to shareholders regarding the basis for the board of directors' approval of an investment advisory contract. They would also enhance existing disclosure requirements in proxy statements regarding the basis for the board's recommendation that shareholders approve an advisory contract.
For further information, please contact Deborah D. Skeens at (202) 942-0562.
At times, changes in Commission priorities require alterations in the scheduling of meeting items. For further information and to ascertain what, if any, matters have been added, deleted or postponed, please contact:
The Office of the Secretary at (202) 942-7070.Start Signature
Dated: June 2, 2004.
Jonathan G. Katz,
[FR Doc. 04-12844 Filed 6-2-04; 4:00 pm]
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