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Title 17Chapter IPart 50Subpart A → §50.2


Title 17: Commodity and Securities Exchanges
PART 50—CLEARING REQUIREMENT AND RELATED RULES
Subpart A—Definitions and Clearing Requirement


§50.2   Treatment of swaps subject to a clearing requirement.

(a) All persons executing a swap that:

(1) Is not subject to an exception under section 2(h)(7) of the Act or §50.50 of this part; and

(2) Is included in a class of swaps identified in §50.4 of this part, shall submit such swap to any eligible derivatives clearing organization that accepts such swap for clearing as soon as technologically practicable after execution, but in any event by the end of the day of execution.

(b) Each person subject to the requirements of paragraph (a) of this section shall undertake reasonable efforts to verify whether a swap is required to be cleared.

(c) For purposes of paragraph (a) of this section, persons that are not clearing members of an eligible derivatives clearing organization shall be deemed to have complied with paragraph (a) of this section upon submission of such swap to a futures commission merchant or clearing member of a derivatives clearing organization, provided that submission occurs as soon as technologically practicable after execution, but in any event by the end of the day of execution.

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