On February 7th, the SEC provided notice of NASDAQ OMX BX's filing of a request for permanent approval of the Exchange's pilot program to permit the Exchange to accept inbound orders that Nasdaq Execution Services (NES) routes in its capacity as a facility of NASDAQ (with the attendant obligations and conditions). Comments should be submitted within 21 days after publication in the Federal Register, which is expected during the week of February 14. SEC Release No. 34-63859.