On July 18th, the SEC provided notice of the publication of technical amendments to Guide 3, Statistical Disclosure by Bank Holding Companies, and Guide 7, Description of Property by Issuers Engaged or to be Engaged in Significant Mining Operations, of the Securities Act of 1933 Industry Guides. The revisions conform the Industry Guides to the FASB Accounting Standards Codification. The amendments are effective immediately. SEC Release No. 33-9337.