Subject: File No. S7-20-08
From: Rick Henry

September 16, 2008

1 - The SEC should enact a temporary ban on ALL short selling in US markets

2- The SEC should enact a temporary ban on sale of all stock market put options

3 - The SEC should temporarily halt trading in all short and ultrashort stock market ETFs

4 -The waiver on the uptick rule should be ended permanently

5 - The SEC should institute these changes immediately without any further warning for maximum impact

6 - The SEC should go to the US government and request mandatory reporting of short selling activity in foreign markets and application of economic sanctions upon countries where significant abuses continue