November 21, 2013.
On August 20, 2013, NYSEArca, Inc. (“NYSEArca” or the “Exchange”) filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (“Commission”), pursuant to Section 19(b)(1) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (“Act”) 
and Rule 19b-4 thereunder,
a proposed rule change to amend NYSEArca Rule 6.72 to make permanent the penny quoting program for options (“Penny Trading Program” or “Program”). The proposed rule change was published for comment in the Federal Register on September 10, 2013.
The Commission received 11 comment letters on this proposal.
On Start Printed Page 71015October 22, 2013, the Commission extended to December 9, 2013, the time period in which to approve the proposed rule change, disapprove the proposed rule change, or institute proceedings to determine whether to disapprove the proposed rule change.
On November 20, 2013, NYSEArca withdrew the proposed rule change (SR-NYSEArca-2013-42).
For the Commission, by the Division of Trading and Markets, pursuant to delegated authority.
Kevin M. O'Neill,
[FR Doc. 2013-28423 Filed 11-26-13; 8:45 am]
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