On March 1st, the CFTC's Technology Advisory Committee met to discuss pre-trade functionality, direct market access controls and costs and technology challenges in implementing the trade execution, processing and records management requirements of the Dodd-Frank Act. The Pre-Trade Functionality Subcommittee presented a report on Direct Market Access Controls, making recommendations for trading firms, clearing firms, and exchanges. The CFTC requests comments on the report. See Meeting Webpage (with links to additional presentations).