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A) Proposed Amendments to NFA Compliance Rule 2-29 (additions are under-scored and deletions are stricken through):
* * *Part 2 - RULES GOVERNING THE BUSINESS CONDUCT OF MEMBERS REGISTERED WITH THE COMMISSION
* * *RULE 2-29. COMMUNICATIONS WITH THE PUBLIC AND PROMOTIONAL MATERIAL.
(h) Radio and Television Advertisements.
No Member shall use or directly benefit from any radio or television advertisement that makes any specific trading recommendation or refers to or describes the extent of any profit obtained in the past or that can be achieved in the future unless the Member submits the advertisement to NFA's Promotional Material Review Team for its review and approval at least ten days prior to first use or such shorter period as NFA may allow in particular circumstances.
(h) (i) Definition.
For purposes of this Rule "promotional material" includes: (1) any text of a standardized oral presentation, or any communication for publication in any newspaper, magazine or similar medium, or for broadcast over television, radio, or other electronic medium, which is disseminated or directed to the public concerning a futures account, agreement or transaction; (2) any standardized form of report, letter, circular, memorandum or publication which is disseminated or directed to the public; and (3) any other written material disseminated or directed to the public for the purpose of soliciting a futures account, agreement or transaction.