WASHINGTON — Securities law experts yesterday urged the Securities and Exchange Commission and Commodity Futures Trading Commission to jointly establish a task force on swaps, principles for identifying enforcement cases and assessing sanctions, and a team of attorneys to investigate abuses.

The recommendations were made during the second of two days of hearings before SEC and CFTC commissioners on how the agencies should harmonize their regulatory regimes and enforcement programs for securities and commodities as they divide up oversight of over-the-counter derivatives.

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