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Electronic Code of Federal Regulations

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Title 17Chapter IIPart 232

TITLE 17—Commodity and Securities Exchanges





Application of part 232.
Definition of terms used in part 232.
Business hours of the Commission.
Date of filing; adjustment of filing date.
Paper filings not accepted without exemption.

Electronic Filing Requirements

Persons and entities subject to mandated electronic filing.
Mandated electronic submissions and exceptions.
Liability for transmission errors or omissions in documents filed via EDGAR.
Unofficial PDF copies included in an electronic submission.
Limitation on use of HTML documents and hypertext links.
Prohibition against electronic submissions containing executable code.

Hardship Exemptions

Temporary hardship exemption.
Continuing hardship exemption.

Preparation of Electronic Submissions

EDGAR Filer Manual.
Incorporation by reference.
Graphic, image, audio and video material.
Number of characters per line; tabular and columnar information.
Foreign language documents and symbols.
Bold face type.
Type size and font; legibility.
Paper size; binding; sequential numbering; number of copies.
Marking changed material.
Documents submitted in paper under cover of Form SE.
Accommodation for certain information in filings with respect to asset-backed securities.
Identification of investment company type and series and/or class (or contract).
Accommodation for certain securitizers of asset-backed securities.

XBRL-Related Documents

XBRL-Related Document submissions.
Liability for XBRL-Related Documents.
Interactive Data File submissions and postings.
Interactive data financial report filings.

EDGAR Functions

Modular submissions and segmented filings.

Foreign Private Issuers and Foreign Governments


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