On October 12th, the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority announced that the SEC has approved a FINRA rule change reinstituting the short sale exempt marking category for trade reports to a FINRA trade reporting facility or to FINRA's Alternative Display Facility. The rule change also requires FINRA Order Audit Trail System route reports to include price and a short exempt identifier, if applicable. The amendments are effective on November 10, 2010. FINRA Regulatory Notice 10-48.