Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Bank Holding Companies, 5847 [E6-1477]

Download as PDF hsrobinson on PROD1PC70 with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 23 / Friday, February 3, 2006 / Notices 418–7452 or e-mail: lisa.fowlkes@fcc.gov or Jean Ann Collins, Alternate Designated Federal Officer of the Panel at 202–418–2792 or e-mail: jeanann.collins@fcc.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Independent Panel announces procedures for interested persons to provide oral presentations at the Panel’s next meeting. The specific date, time and location of the next meeting will be announced in a subsequent notice. 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Written submissions may be sent to the Designated Federal Officer at lisa.fowlkes@fcc.gov or by U.S. Mail at: Lisa Fowlkes, Hurricane Katrina Independent Panel, Federal Communications Commission, 445 12th Street, SW., Room 7–C737, Washington, DC 20554. Further information regarding the Independent Panel, including publicly available documents, may be found at the Panel’s Web site at http:// www.fcc.gov/eb/hkip. In addition, VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:00 Feb 02, 2006 Jkt 208001 publicly available documents related to the Panel are available for inspection and copying at the FCC’s Public Reference Information Center, 445 12th Street, SW., Room CY–a257, Washington, DC. 5847 Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, January 31, 2006. Jennifer J. Johnson, Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. E6–1477 Filed 2–2–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–S Federal Communications Commission. Marlene H. Dortch, Secretary. [FR Doc. 06–1057 Filed 2–2–06; 8:45 am] GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION BILLING CODE 6712–01–M [OMB Control No. 3090–0280] FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM General Services Administration Acquisition Regulation; Information Collection; Tax Adjustment Clause 552.270–30 Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Bank Holding Companies 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 http://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 March 2, 2006. A. Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City (Donna J. Ward, Assistant Vice President) 925 Grand Avenue, Kansas City, Missouri 64198-0001: 1. First Fidelity Bancorp, Inc., Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, to acquire 100 percent of the voting shares of First Fidelity Bank, National Association, Phoenix, Arizona (in organization). PO 00000 Frm 00047 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Office of the Chief Acquisition Officer, General Services Administration (GSA). ACTION: Notice of request for comments regarding a renewal to an existing OMB clearance. AGENCY: SUMMARY: Under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35), the General Services Administration has submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request to review and approve a renewal of a currently approved information collection requirement regarding tax adjustments under leasehold acquisitions. A request for public comments was published at 70 FR 72301, December 2, 2005. No comments were received. This collection requires contractors to submit information to the Government to substantiate an increase or decrease in real estate taxes under a leasehold acquisition so that the Government can make tax adjustments as necessary to the leasehold acquisition. Information collected under this authority is necessary to assess proper tax adjustments against each leasehold acquisition. Public comments are particularly invited on: Whether this collection of information is necessary and whether it will have practical utility; whether our estimate of the public burden of this collection of information is accurate, and based on valid assumptions and methodology; ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected. DATES: Submit comments on or before: March 6, 2006. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Gerald Zaffos, Contract Policy Division, at telephone (202) 208–6091 or via email to gerald.zaffos@gsa.gov. ADDRESSES: Submit comments regarding this burden estimate or any other aspect of this collection of information, including suggestions for reducing this E:\FR\FM\03FEN1.SGM 03FEN1

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FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM


Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Bank Holding 
Companies

    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 http://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 March 2, 2006.
    A. Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City (Donna J. Ward, Assistant 
Vice President) 925 Grand Avenue, Kansas City, Missouri 64198-0001:
    1. First Fidelity Bancorp, Inc., Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, to 
acquire 100 percent of the voting shares of First Fidelity Bank, 
National Association, Phoenix, Arizona (in organization).

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, January 31, 
2006.
Jennifer J. Johnson,
Secretary of the Board.
[FR Doc. E6-1477 Filed 2-2-06; 8:45 am]
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