Amendments to MFDA Policy No. 3 Complaint Handling, Supervisory Investigations and Internal Discipline and consequential amendments to related MFDA rules and policies are scheduled to come into effect on February 1, 2010. The amendments are intended to provide "additional guidance with respect to the standards that Members should have in place regarding complaint handling and supervisory investigations" as well as consistency with the new registration regime and IIROC complaint handling requirements. The amended Policy No. 3 considers such issues as the assessment and handling of complaints, settlement agreements, supervisory investigations, internal discipline and record retention.