August 18, 2014.
On December 5, 2013, The Depository Trust Company (“DTC”) filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (“Commission”) proposed rule change SR-DTC-2013-11 (“Proposed Rules”) pursuant to Section 19(b)(1) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (“Exchange Act”) 
and Rule 19b-4 thereunder.
The Proposed Rules were published in the Federal Register on December 24, 2013.
The Commission received ten comments from eight commenters to the Proposed Rules 
and two letters from DTC responding to those comments.
On February 6, 2014, DTC extended the date for Commission action on the Proposed Rules to March 24, 2014. On February 10, 2014, DTC filed Amendment No. 1 to the Proposed Start Printed Page 49826Rules. On March 10, 2014, DTC Filed Amendment No. 2 to the Proposed Rules. On March 19, 2014, the Commission published Amendment Nos. 1 and 2 for comment and instituted proceedings to determine whether to approve or disapprove the Proposed Rules, as modified by Amendment Nos. 1 and 2.
During the course of these proceedings, the Commission received eight additional comment letters from seven commenters 
and two letters in response from DTC.
On June 13, 2014, the Commission extended the deadline for Commission action on the Order Instituting Proceedings to August 21, 2014.
On August 15, 2014, DTC withdrew the Proposed Rules, as amended by Amendment Nos. 1 and 2 (SR-DTC-2013-11).
For the Commission, by the Division of Trading and Markets, pursuant to delegated authority.10
Kevin M. O'Neill,
[FR Doc. 2014-19914 Filed 8-21-14; 8:45 am]
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