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Renewal of the Agricultural Advisory Committee

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AGENCY:

Commodity Futures Trading Commission.

ACTION:

Notice.

SUMMARY:

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (Commission) is publishing this notice to announce the renewal of the Agricultural Advisory Committee (AAC). The Commission has determined that the renewal of the AAC is necessary and in the public's interest, and the Commission has consulted with the General Services Administration's Committee Management Secretariat regarding the AAC's renewal.

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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:

Cory Claussen, AAC Designated Federal Officer, at 202-418-5383 or cclaussen@cftc.gov.

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SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

The AAC's objectives and scope of activities are to assist the Commission in assessing issues affecting agricultural producers, processors, lenders and others interested in or affected by the agricultural commodity derivatives markets through public meetings, and Committee reports and recommendations. The AAC will operate for two years from the date of renewal unless the Commission directs that the AAC terminate on an earlier date. A copy of the AAC renewal charter has been filed with the Commission; the Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry; the House Committee on Agriculture; the Library of Congress; and the General Services Administration's Committee Management Secretariat. A copy of the renewal charter will be posted on the Commission's Web site at www.cftc.gov.

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Dated: September 16, 2016.

Christopher J. Kirkpatrick,

Secretary of the Commission.

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[FR Doc. 2016-22717 Filed 9-20-16; 8:45 am]

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