REQUEST FOR COMMENT ON PROPOSED RULE CHANGE TO CONSOLIDATE REGISTRATION REQUIREMENTS


1. Financial Services Institute: Letter from David T. Bellaire, Executive Vice President and General Counsel, dated September 20, 2013

2. National Association of Independent Public Finance Advisors: Letter from Jeanine Rodgers Caruso, President, dated September 20, 2013

3. Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association: Letter from Leslie M. Norwood, Managing Director and Associate General Counsel, dated September 20, 2013

4. U.S. Bancorp Investments, Inc.: E-mail from Herbert Neufeld dated August 19, 2013