Open for Comment

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Matters Open for Comment

Below is a listing of matters for which the Commission is currently accepting public comments. Matters are listed in chronological order by comment submission deadline.

Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Extension; Notice (HSR Rules)

The FTC seeks public comments on its proposal to extend for an additional three years the current PRA clearance for reporting requirements in its Antitrust Improvements Act Rules and corresponding Notification and Report Form for Certain Mergers and Acquisitions. 

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Comments Due:  December 14, 2016 (end of comment period)

Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Notice (Consumer Product Warranty Rule)

The FTC seeks public comments on its request to OMB for a three-year extension of the current PRA clearance for the information collection requirements contained in the Consumer Product Warranty Rule.

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Comments Due:  December 23, 2016 (end of comment period)

Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request; Notice and Request for Comment (Regulation N)

The FTC seeks public comments on its request to OMB for a three-year extension of the current PRA clearance for the FTC’s portion of the information collection requirements contained in the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s Regulation N (the Mortgage Act and Practices – Advertising Rule)

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Comments Due:  January 4, 2017 (end of comment period)

Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Notice (Consumer Fraud Survey)

The FTC seeks public comments on its proposal to conduct a survey of consumers to advance its understanding of the prevalence of consumer fraud and to allow the FTC to better serve people who experience fraud.

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Comments Due: January 5, 2017 (end of comment period)

Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; Comment Request; Notice (Regulation O)

The FTC seeks public comments on its proposal to extend for an additional three years the current PRA clearance for its portion of the information collection requirements contained in the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s Regulation O (the Mortgage Assistance Relief Services Rule.

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Comments Due:  January 17, 2017 (end of comment period)

16 CFR Part 315: Contact Lens Rule; Notice of Proposed Rulemaking; Request for Public Comment

The FTC seeks public comments on its proposal to amend the Contact Lens Rule to require that prescribers obtain a signed acknowledgment after releasing a contact lens prescription to a patient, and maintain each such acknowledgment for a period of not less than three years.  The Commission seeks comment on this proposal and several other issues.

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Comments Due:  January 30, 2017 (end of comment period)