June 5, 2017.
On December 1, 2016, the Chicago Board Options Exchange, Incorporated (“CBOE” or “Exchange”) filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (“Commission”), pursuant to Section 19(b)(1) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (“Exchange Act”) 
and Rule 19b-4 thereunder,
a proposed rule change to amend Exchange rules regarding responsibility for ensuring compliance with open outcry priority and allocation requirements and trade-through prohibitions. The proposed rule change was published for comment in the Federal Register on December 19, 2016.
On January 31, 2017, pursuant to Section 19(b)(2) of the Exchange Act,
the Commission designated a longer period within 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 March 17, 2017, the Commission instituted proceedings under Section 19(b)(2)(B) of the Act,
to determine whether to approve or disapprove the proposed rule change.
The Commission received seven comments on the proposed rule change, including responses by the Exchange.
On June 2, 2017, the Exchange withdrew the proposed rule change (SR-CBOE-2016-082).
For the Commission, by the Division of Trading and Markets, pursuant to delegated authority.9
Robert W. Errett,
[FR Doc. 2017-11964 Filed 6-8-17; 8:45 am]
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