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Download as PDF 35428 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 117 / Monday, June 20, 2005 / Notices FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Bank Holding Companies Notice of Proposals to Engage in Permissible Nonbanking Activities or to Acquire Companies that are Engaged in Permissible Nonbanking Activities The companies listed in this notice have applied to the Board for approval, pursuant to the Bank Holding Company Act of 1956 (12 U.S.C. 1841 et seq.) (BHC Act), Regulation Y (12 CFR Part 225), and all other applicable statutes and regulations to become a bank holding company and/or to acquire the assets or the ownership of, control of, or the power to vote shares of a bank or bank holding company and all of the banks and nonbanking companies owned by the bank holding company, including the companies listed below. The applications listed below, as well as other related filings required by the Board, are available for immediate inspection at the Federal Reserve Bank indicated. The application also will be available for inspection at the offices of the Board of Governors. Interested persons may express their views in writing on the standards enumerated in the BHC Act (12 U.S.C. 1842(c)). If the proposal also involves the acquisition of a nonbanking company, the review also includes whether the acquisition of the nonbanking company complies with the standards in section 4 of the BHC Act (12 U.S.C. 1843). Unless otherwise noted, nonbanking activities will be conducted throughout the United States. Additional information on all bank holding companies may be obtained from the National Information Center website at www.ffiec.gov/nic/. Unless otherwise noted, comments regarding each of these applications must be received at the Reserve Bank indicated or the offices of the Board of Governors not later than July 13, 2005. A. Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis (Jacqueline G. Nicholas, Community Affairs Officer) 90 Hennepin Avenue, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55480-0291: 1. Vision Bancshares, Inc., St. Louis Park, Minnesota; to become a bank holding company by acquiring 100 percent of the voting shares of Vision Bank, St. Louis Park, Minnesota. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, June 14, 2005. Margaret McCloskey Shanks, Associate Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. 05–12038 Filed 6–17–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–S VerDate jul<14>2003 17:24 Jun 17, 2005 Jkt 205001 The companies listed in this notice have given notice under section 4 of the Bank Holding Company Act (12 U.S.C. 1843) (BHC Act) and Regulation Y (12 CFR Part 225) to engage de novo, or to acquire or control voting securities or assets of a company, including the companies listed below, that engages either directly or through a subsidiary or other company, in a nonbanking activity that is listed in § 225.28 of Regulation Y (12 CFR 225.28) or that the Board has determined by Order to be closely related to banking and permissible for bank holding companies. Unless otherwise noted, these activities will be conducted throughout the United States. Each notice is available for inspection at the Federal Reserve Bank indicated. The notice also will be available for inspection at the offices of the Board of Governors. Interested persons may express their views in writing on the question whether the proposal complies with the standards of section 4 of the BHC Act. Additional information on all bank holding companies may be obtained from the National Information Center website at www.ffiec.gov/nic/. Unless otherwise noted, comments regarding the applications must be received at the Reserve Bank indicated or the offices of the Board of Governors not later than July 1, 2005. A. Federal Reserve Bank of Boston (Richard Walker, Community Affairs Officer) P.O. Box 55882, Boston, Massachusetts 02106-2204: 1. Boston Private Financial Holdings, Inc., Boston, Massachusetts; to acquire Gibraltar Financial Corporation, Coral Gables, Florida, and thereby indirectly acquire Gibraltar Bank, FSB, Coral Gables, Florida, and engage in operating a saving and loan association, pursuant to section 225.28(b)(4)(ii) of Regulation Y. Comments regarding this application must be received by July 11, 2005. B. Federal Reserve Bank of New York (Jay Bernstein, Bank Supervision Officer) 33 Liberty Street, New York, New York 10045-0001: 1. Banco Do Brasil, S.A., Brasilia, Brazil; to engage de novo through its subsidiary, Banco Do Brasil Securities LLC, New York, New York, in securities brokerage and riskless principal services and acting as agent in the private placement of securities, pursuant to section 225.28(b)(7) of Regulation Y. PO 00000 Frm 00036 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, June 14, 2005. Margaret McCloskey Shanks, Associate Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc.05–12035 Filed 6–17–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–S FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM Consumer Advisory Council; Solicitation of Nominations for Membership Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Board is inviting the public to nominate qualified individuals for appointment to its Consumer Advisory Council, whose membership represents interests of consumers, communities, and the financial services industry. New members will be selected for three-year terms that will begin in January 2006. The Board expects to announce the selection of new members by year-end 2005. DATES: Nominations must be received by August 26, 2005. Nominations Not Received By August 26 May Not Be Considered. ADDRESSES: Nominations must include a resume for each nominee. Electronic nominations are preferred. The appropriate form can be accessed at: http://www.federalreserve.gov/forms/ cacnominationform.cfm. If electronic submission is not feasible, the nominations can be mailed (not sent by facsimile) to Terri Johnsen, Associate Director, Division of Consumer and Community Affairs, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Washington, DC 20551. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ann Bistay, Secretary of the Council, Division of Consumer and Community Affairs, (202) 452–6470, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Washington, DC 20551. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Consumer Advisory Council was established in 1976 at the direction of the Congress to advise the Federal Reserve Board on the exercise of its duties under the Consumer Credit Protection Act and on other consumerrelated matters. The Council by law represents the interests both of consumers and of the financial services industry (15 U.S.C. 1691(b)). Under the Rules of Organization and Procedure of the Consumer Advisory Council (12 CFR 267.3), members serve three-year terms that are staggered to provide the Council with continuity. E:\FR\FM\20JNN1.SGM 20JNN1 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 117 / Monday, June 20, 2005 / Notices New members will be selected for terms beginning January 1, 2006, to replace members whose terms expire in December 2005. The Board expects to announce its appointment of new members in early January. Nomination letters should include: • A resume; • Information about past and present positions held by the nominee, dates, and description of responsibilities; • A description of special knowledge, interests, or experience related to community reinvestment, consumer protection regulations, consumer credit, or other consumer financial services; • Full name, title, organization name, organization description for both the nominee and the nominator; • Current address, telephone and fax numbers for both the nominee and the nominator; and • Positions held in community organizations, and on councils and boards. Individuals may nominate themselves. The Board is interested in candidates who have familiarity with consumer financial services, community reinvestment, and consumer protection regulations, and who are willing to express their views. Candidates do not have to be experts on all levels of consumer financial services or community reinvestment, but they should possess some basic knowledge of the area. They must be able and willing to make the necessary time commitment to participate in conference calls, and prepare for and attend meetings three times a year (usually for two days, including committee meetings). The meetings are held at the Board’s offices in Washington, DC. The Board pays travel expenses, lodging, and a nominal honorarium. In making the appointments, the Board will seek to complement the background of continuing Council members in terms of affiliation and geographic representation, and to ensure the representation of women and minority groups. The Board may consider prior years’ nominees and does not limit consideration to individuals nominated by the public when making its selection. Council members whose terms end as of December 31, 2005, are: Susan Bredehoft, Senior Vice President, Compliance Risk Management, Commerce Bank, N.A., Cherry Hill, New Jersey Dan Dixon, Group Senior Vice President, World Savings Bank, FSB, Washington, District of Columbia James Garner, Senior Vice President and General Counsel, North America VerDate jul<14>2003 17:24 Jun 17, 2005 Jkt 205001 Consumer Finance for Citigroup, Baltimore, Maryland R. Charles Gatson, Vice President/Chief Operating Officer, Swope Community Builders, Kansas City, Missouri James King, President and Chief Executive Officer, Community Redevelopment Group, Cincinnati, Ohio Elsie Meeks, Executive Director, First Nations Oweesta Corporation, Rapid City, South Dakota Mark Pinsky, President and Chief Executive Officer, National Community Capital Association, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Benjamin Robinson, III, President and Chief Executive Officer, Innovative Risk Solutions, LLC, Charlotte, North Carolina Diane Thompson, Supervising Attorney, Land of Lincoln Legal Assistance, Foundation, Inc., East St. Louis, Illinois Clint Walker, General Counsel/Chief Administrative Officer, Juniper BankWilmington, Delaware Council members whose terms continue through 2006 and 2007 are: Stella Adams, Executive Director, North Carolina Fair Housing Center, Durham, North Carolina Dennis L. Algiere, Senior Vice President, Compliance and Community Affairs, The Washington Trust Company, Westerly, Rhode Island Faith Anderson, Vice President—Legal & Compliance and General Counsel, American Airlines Federal Credit Union, Fort Worth, Texas Sheila Canavan, Consumer Attorney, Law Office of Sheila Canavan, Moab, Utah Carolyn Carter, Attorney, National Consumer Law Center, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania Mike Cook, Vice President and Assistant Treasurer, Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., Bentonville, Arkansas Donald S. Currie, Executive Director, Community Development Corporation of Brownsville, Brownsville, Texas Anne Diedrick, Senior Vice President, JPMorgan Chase Bank, New York, New York Hattie B. Dorsey, President and Chief Executive Officer, Atlanta Neighborhood Development Partnership, Atlanta, Georgia Kurt Eggert, Associate Professor of Law and Director of Clinical Legal Education, Chapman University School of Law, Orange, California Deborah Hickok, Chief Executive Officer and President, ACH Commerce, LLC, Ooltewah, Tennessee PO 00000 Frm 00037 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 35429 Bruce B. Morgan, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Valley State Bank, Roeland Park, Kansas Mary Jane Seebach, Executive Vice President, Chief Compliance Officer, Countrywide Financial Corporation, Calabasas, California Lisa Sodeika, Senior Vice President— Corporate Affairs, HSBC North America Holdings Inc., Prospect Heights, Illinois Paul J. Springman, Chief Marketing Officer, Equifax, Atlanta, Georgia Forrest F. Stanley, Senior Vice President and Deputy General Counsel, KeyBank National Association, Cleveland, Ohio Lori R. Swanson, Solicitor General, Office of the Minnesota Attorney General, St. Paul, Minnesota Anselmo Villarreal, Executive Director, LaCasa de Esperanza, Inc., Waukesha, Wisconsin Kelly K. Walsh, Senior Vice President, Bank of Hawaii, Compliance & Community Development, Honolulu, Hawaii Marva E. Williams, Senior Vice President, Woodstock Institute, Chicago, Illinois Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, June 14, 2005. Robert deV. Frierson, Deputy Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. 05–12056 Filed 6–17–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–P FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION [File No. 051 0125] Chevron Corporation and Unocal Corporation; Analysis of Agreement Containing Consent Order To Aid Public Comment Federal Trade Commission. Proposed consent agreement. AGENCY: ACTION: SUMMARY: The consent agreement in this matter settles alleged violations of federal law prohibiting unfair or deceptive acts or practices or unfair methods of competition. The attached Analysis to Aid Public Comment describes both the allegations in the complaint and the terms of the consent order—embodied in the consent agreement—that would settle these allegations. Comments must be received on or before July 9, 2005. ADDRESSES: Interested parties are invited to submit written comments. Comments should refer to ‘‘Chevron Corporation, et al., File No. 051 0125,’’ to facilitate the organization of DATES: E:\FR\FM\20JNN1.SGM 20JNN1

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FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM


Consumer Advisory Council; Solicitation of Nominations for 
Membership

AGENCY: Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Board is inviting the public to nominate qualified 
individuals for appointment to its Consumer Advisory Council, whose 
membership represents interests of consumers, communities, and the 
financial services industry. New members will be selected for three-
year terms that will begin in January 2006. The Board expects to 
announce the selection of new members by year-end 2005.

DATES: Nominations must be received by August 26, 2005.
    Nominations Not Received By August 26 May Not Be Considered.

ADDRESSES: Nominations must include a resume for each nominee. 
Electronic nominations are preferred. The appropriate form can be 
accessed at: http://www.federalreserve.gov/forms/cacnominationform.cfm.
    If electronic submission is not feasible, the nominations can be 
mailed (not sent by facsimile) to Terri Johnsen, Associate Director, 
Division of Consumer and Community Affairs, Board of Governors of the 
Federal Reserve System, Washington, DC 20551.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ann Bistay, Secretary of the Council, 
Division of Consumer and Community Affairs, (202) 452-6470, Board of 
Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Washington, DC 20551.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Consumer Advisory Council was 
established in 1976 at the direction of the Congress to advise the 
Federal Reserve Board on the exercise of its duties under the Consumer 
Credit Protection Act and on other consumer-related matters. The 
Council by law represents the interests both of consumers and of the 
financial services industry (15 U.S.C. 1691(b)). Under the Rules of 
Organization and Procedure of the Consumer Advisory Council (12 CFR 
267.3), members serve three-year terms that are staggered to provide 
the Council with continuity.

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    New members will be selected for terms beginning January 1, 2006, 
to replace members whose terms expire in December 2005. The Board 
expects to announce its appointment of new members in early January. 
Nomination letters should include:
     A resume;
     Information about past and present positions held by the 
nominee, dates, and description of responsibilities;
     A description of special knowledge, interests, or 
experience related to community reinvestment, consumer protection 
regulations, consumer credit, or other consumer financial services;
     Full name, title, organization name, organization 
description for both the nominee and the nominator;
     Current address, telephone and fax numbers for both the 
nominee and the nominator; and
     Positions held in community organizations, and on councils 
and boards.
    Individuals may nominate themselves.
    The Board is interested in candidates who have familiarity with 
consumer financial services, community reinvestment, and consumer 
protection regulations, and who are willing to express their views. 
Candidates do not have to be experts on all levels of consumer 
financial services or community reinvestment, but they should possess 
some basic knowledge of the area. They must be able and willing to make 
the necessary time commitment to participate in conference calls, and 
prepare for and attend meetings three times a year (usually for two 
days, including committee meetings). The meetings are held at the 
Board's offices in Washington, DC. The Board pays travel expenses, 
lodging, and a nominal honorarium.
    In making the appointments, the Board will seek to complement the 
background of continuing Council members in terms of affiliation and 
geographic representation, and to ensure the representation of women 
and minority groups. The Board may consider prior years' nominees and 
does not limit consideration to individuals nominated by the public 
when making its selection.
    Council members whose terms end as of December 31, 2005, are:

Susan Bredehoft, Senior Vice President, Compliance Risk Management, 
Commerce Bank, N.A., Cherry Hill, New Jersey
Dan Dixon, Group Senior Vice President, World Savings Bank, FSB, 
Washington, District of Columbia
James Garner, Senior Vice President and General Counsel, North America 
Consumer Finance for Citigroup, Baltimore, Maryland
R. Charles Gatson, Vice President/Chief Operating Officer, Swope 
Community Builders, Kansas City, Missouri
James King, President and Chief Executive Officer, Community 
Redevelopment Group, Cincinnati, Ohio
Elsie Meeks, Executive Director, First Nations Oweesta Corporation, 
Rapid City, South Dakota
Mark Pinsky, President and Chief Executive Officer, National Community 
Capital Association, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Benjamin Robinson, III, President and Chief Executive Officer, 
Innovative Risk Solutions, LLC, Charlotte, North Carolina
Diane Thompson, Supervising Attorney, Land of Lincoln Legal Assistance, 
Foundation, Inc., East St. Louis, Illinois
Clint Walker, General Counsel/Chief Administrative Officer, Juniper 
BankWilmington, Delaware

    Council members whose terms continue through 2006 and 2007 are:

Stella Adams, Executive Director, North Carolina Fair Housing Center, 
Durham, North Carolina
Dennis L. Algiere, Senior Vice President, Compliance and Community 
Affairs, The Washington Trust Company, Westerly, Rhode Island
Faith Anderson, Vice President--Legal & Compliance and General Counsel, 
American Airlines Federal Credit Union, Fort Worth, Texas
Sheila Canavan, Consumer Attorney, Law Office of Sheila Canavan, Moab, 
Utah
Carolyn Carter, Attorney, National Consumer Law Center, Gettysburg, 
Pennsylvania
Mike Cook, Vice President and Assistant Treasurer, Wal-Mart Stores, 
Inc., Bentonville, Arkansas
Donald S. Currie, Executive Director, Community Development Corporation 
of Brownsville, Brownsville, Texas
Anne Diedrick, Senior Vice President, JPMorgan Chase Bank, New York, 
New York
Hattie B. Dorsey, President and Chief Executive Officer, Atlanta 
Neighborhood Development Partnership, Atlanta, Georgia
Kurt Eggert, Associate Professor of Law and Director of Clinical Legal 
Education, Chapman University School of Law, Orange, California
Deborah Hickok, Chief Executive Officer and President, ACH Commerce, 
LLC, Ooltewah, Tennessee
Bruce B. Morgan, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, 
Valley State Bank, Roeland Park, Kansas
Mary Jane Seebach, Executive Vice President, Chief Compliance Officer, 
Countrywide Financial Corporation, Calabasas, California
Lisa Sodeika, Senior Vice President--Corporate Affairs, HSBC North 
America Holdings Inc., Prospect Heights, Illinois
Paul J. Springman, Chief Marketing Officer, Equifax, Atlanta, Georgia
Forrest F. Stanley, Senior Vice President and Deputy General Counsel, 
KeyBank National Association, Cleveland, Ohio
Lori R. Swanson, Solicitor General, Office of the Minnesota Attorney 
General, St. Paul, Minnesota
Anselmo Villarreal, Executive Director, LaCasa de Esperanza, Inc., 
Waukesha, Wisconsin
Kelly K. Walsh, Senior Vice President, Bank of Hawaii, Compliance & 
Community Development, Honolulu, Hawaii
Marva E. Williams, Senior Vice President, Woodstock Institute, Chicago, 
Illinois

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, June 14, 2005.
Robert deV. Frierson,
Deputy Secretary of the Board.
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