The Commodity Futures Trading Commission has announced the creation of an Energy Markets Advisory Committee to examine issues relating to the energy markets and CFTC regulation thereof. The new committee will be chaired by the Acting Chairman of the CFTC, Walter L. Lukken, and will include representatives from a cross-section of the industry, including exchanges, producers, market participants and end-users.

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