Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Bank Holding Companies, 50064 [E6-14067]

Download as PDF 50064 Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 164 / Thursday, August 24, 2006 / Notices Miller, Urbandale, Iowa; and Heidi Loverude, Urbandale, Iowa, acting as a group in concert, to retain voting shares of Freedom Holdings Company, and thereby indirectly retain voting shares of Freedom Financial Bank, both of West Des Moines, Iowa. B. Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis (Glenda Wilson, Community Affairs Officer) 411 Locust Street, St. Louis, Missouri 63166-2034: 1. Lori and Craig Glattly, both of Lake Forest, Illinois; to acquire shares of Texico Bancshares Corporation, and thereby indirectly acquire voting shares of Texico State Bank, both of Texico, Illinois 2. Dearmin Investment Holdings Business, L.P., Odon, Indiana; to acquire voting shares of Dearmin Bancorp, Inc., and thereby indirectly acquire voting shares of The First National Bank of Odon, both of Odon, Indiana. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, August 21, 2006. Robert deV. Frierson, Deputy Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. E6–14066 Filed 8–23–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–S FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM rmajette on PROD1PC67 with NOTICES1 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 VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:15 Aug 23, 2006 Jkt 208001 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 September 18, 2006. A. Federal Reserve Bank of Boston (Richard Walker, Community Affairs Officer) P.O. Box 55882, Boston, Massachusetts 02106-2204: 1. Hampden Bancorp, Inc., Springfield, Massachusetts; to become a bank holding by acquiring 100 percent of the voting shares of Hampden Bank, Springfield, Massachusetts, upon its reorganization from mutual to stock form. B. Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond (A. Linwood Gill, III, Vice President) 701 East Byrd Street, Richmond, Virginia 23261-4528: 1. Congaree Bancshares, Inc., West Columbia, South Carolina; to become a bank holding company by acquiring 100 percent of the voting shares of Congaree State Bank, West Columbia, South Carolina (in organization). C. Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta (Andre Anderson, Vice President) 1000 Peachtree Street, N.E., Atlanta, Georgia 30309: 1. Cornerstone Bancorp, Inc., St. Petersburg, Florida; to become a bank holding company by acquiring 100 percent of the voting shares of Cornerstone Community Bank, Saint Petersburg, Florida. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, August 21, 2006. Robert deV. Frierson, Deputy Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. E6–14067 Filed 8–23–06; 8:45 am] obtained by the Office of Research Integrity (ORI) during its oversight review of the CCF Report, the U.S. Public Health Service (PHS) found that Kui Zhu, Ph.D., former postdoctoral fellow, CCF, engaged in misconduct in science by intentionally and knowingly fabricating and falsifying data for figures in two publications and with research funded by National Cancer Institute (NCI), National Institutes of Health (NIH), grants R21 CA84038, R01 CA76204, and T32 CA09056. ORI has implemented the following administrative actions for a period of three (3) years, beginning June 7, 2006: (1) Dr. Zhu is debarred from any contracting or subcontracting with any agency of the United States Government and from eligibility or involvement in nonprocurement programs of the United States Government as defined in the debarment regulations at 45 CFR part 76; and (2) Dr. Zhu is prohibited from serving in any advisory capacity to PHS, including but not limited to service on any PHS advisory committee, board, and/or peer review committee, or as a consultant. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Director, Division of Investigative Oversight, Office of Research Integrity, 1101 Wootton Parkway, Suite 750, Rockville, MD 20852, (240) 453–8800. Chris B. Pascal, Director, Office of Research Integrity. [FR Doc. E6–14054 Filed 8–23–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4150–31–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES BILLING CODE 6210–01–S Centers for Disease Control and Prevention DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES National Center for Environmental Health/Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry; Teleconference Office of the Secretary Findings of Misconduct in Science Office of the Secretary, HHS. Notice. AGENCY: ACTION: SUMMARY: Notice is hereby given that the Office of Research Integrity (ORI) and the Assistant Secretary for Health have taken final action in the following case: Kui Zhu, Ph.D., Cleveland Clinic Research Foundation: Based on accumulated evidence including the Cleveland Clinic Research Foundation (CCF) investigation report (CCF Report) and additional analysis and information PO 00000 Frm 00039 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Agency: The Program Peer Review Subcommittee of the Board of Scientific Counselors (BSC), Centers for Disease Control And Prevention (CDC), National Center for Environmental Health/ Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (NCEH/ATSDR). In accordance with section 10(a)(2) of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92–463), CDC, NCEH/ATSCR announces the following subcommittee meeting: Name: Program Peer Review Subcommittee (PPRS). Time and Date: 10 a.m.–12 p.m. Eastern Daylight Savings Time, September 11, 2006. Place: The teleconference will originate at NCEH/ATSDR in Atlanta, Georgia. To E:\FR\FM\24AUN1.SGM 24AUN1

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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 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 September 18, 2006.
    A. Federal Reserve Bank of Boston (Richard Walker, Community 
Affairs Officer) P.O. Box 55882, Boston, Massachusetts 02106-2204:
    1. Hampden Bancorp, Inc., Springfield, Massachusetts; to become a 
bank holding by acquiring 100 percent of the voting shares of Hampden 
Bank, Springfield, Massachusetts, upon its reorganization from mutual 
to stock form.
    B. Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond (A. Linwood Gill, III, Vice 
President) 701 East Byrd Street, Richmond, Virginia 23261-4528:
    1. Congaree Bancshares, Inc., West Columbia, South Carolina; to 
become a bank holding company by acquiring 100 percent of the voting 
shares of Congaree State Bank, West Columbia, South Carolina (in 
organization).
    C. Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta (Andre Anderson, Vice President) 
1000 Peachtree Street, N.E., Atlanta, Georgia 30309:
    1. Cornerstone Bancorp, Inc., St. Petersburg, Florida; to become a 
bank holding company by acquiring 100 percent of the voting shares of 
Cornerstone Community Bank, Saint Petersburg, Florida.

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, August 21, 
2006.
Robert deV. Frierson,
Deputy Secretary of the Board.
[FR Doc. E6-14067 Filed 8-23-06; 8:45 am]
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