On January 11, 2021, the SEC announced that its Small Business Capital Formation Advisory Committee will hold a remote meeting on Friday, January 29, 2021. The event will take place from 10:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. ET and will be presented live via webcast on sec.gov for public viewing. The video conference will also be archived on the SEC’s webpage for later viewing. Members of the Small Business Capital Formation Advisory Committee will review matters related to Release Nos. 33-10919 and 34-90882 and File No. 265-32 concerning rules and regulations affecting small and emerging companies and their investors under the federal securities laws.
This Committee was established under Section 40 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and added by the SEC Small Business Advocate Act of 2016 to provide the SEC with recommendations and advice on the agency’s regulations, rules and policy matters concerning small businesses, ranging from privately held emerging companies to smaller public companies.
Members of the public are invited to submit remarks related to the topics to be discussed by the Committee by sending comments electronically via the SEC’s internet submission form or by emailing submissions to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Paper submissions may be mailed to Vanessa A. Countryman, Secretary, Securities and Exchange Commission, 100 F Street, NE, Washington, DC 20549-1090. Submissions should refer to File Number 265-32, and if email is used, the file number should appear on the subject line. To facilitate the submission process, the SEC requests that you choose only one submission method for comments. For further details, contact Julie Z. Davis, Senior Special Counsel, Office of the Advocate for Small Business Capital Formation, at (202) 551-5407. Written statements should be received on or before January 29, 2021. Information that is submitted will become part of the meeting’s public record and posted on the SEC’s website at sec.gov.
For more information on the Committee, including a list of its members, visit the Committee’s webpage.