REQUEST FOR COMMENT ON CONCEPT PROPOSAL TO REQUIRE UNDERWRITERS TO SUBMIT PRELIMINARY OFFICIAL STATEMENTS TO THE MSRB’S ELECTRONIC MUNICIPAL MARKET ACCESS (EMMA®) SYSTEM


1.  Bond Dealers of America: Letter from Michael Nicholas, Chief Executive Officer, dated February 8, 2013

2.  Government Finance Officers Association: Letter from Dustin McDonald, Director, Federal Liaison Center, dated February 13, 2013

3.  Investment Company Institute: Letter from Dorothy Donohue, Deputy General Counsel - Securities Regulation, dated February 8, 2013

4.  National Association of Independent Public Finance Advisors: Letter from Jeanine Rodgers Caruso, President, dated February 8, 2013

5.  National Federation of Municipal Analysts: Letter from William Oliver, Industry and Media Liaison, dated February 4, 2013

6.  Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association: Letter from David L. Cohen, Managing Director, Associate General Counsel, dated February 8, 2013