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SEC posts drafts of EDGAR Filer Manual for upcoming EDGAR release

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Jun 19, 2017

The SEC has issued drafts of Volumes I, II, and certain technical specifications of its Electronic Data Gathering, Analysis, and Retrieval System (EDGAR) Filer Manual for upcoming EDGAR Release 17.2.

The new release, which is sched­uled for im­ple­men­ta­tion on July 17, 2017, will in­tro­duce several changes, in­clud­ing the fol­low­ing:

  • Requirement for large accelerated and accelerated filers to issue certain forms in HTML.
  • Updated submission forms.
  • Revisions to certain EDGAR­Link Online submission forms.
  • Minor, doc­u­men­ta­tion-only cor­rec­tions.
  • Schema updates.
  • Discontinued support for 2015 U.S. GAAP taxonomy.

The drafts have not been ap­proved by the Com­mis­sion and are subject to change. The final version of the EDGAR Filer Manual will be posted on the SEC’s Web site once it has been ap­proved.

For more in­for­ma­tion, see the following on the SEC’s Web site:

Correction list for hyphenation

These words serve as exceptions. Once entered, they are only hyphenated at the specified hyphenation points. Each word should be on a separate line.