On October 11th, the SEC provided notice of individually filed proposals by the NASDAQ Stock Market and by NASDAQ OMX PHLX to expand the Short Term Option Series Program for the NASDAQ Options Market so that the exchanges may select thirty option classes on which Short Term Option Series may be opened, and may open certain Short Term Option Series that are opened by other securities exchanges. Comments should be submitted within 21 days after publication in the Federal Register, which is expected during the week of October 17.