Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Bank Holding Companies, 75965 [E6-21546]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 71, No. 243 / Tuesday, December 19, 2006 / Notices FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM Steve Hanft, at the address identified above. Change in Bank Control Notices; Acquisition of Shares of Bank or Bank Holding Companies SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Proposal To Renew the Following Currently Approved Collection of Information Title: Occasional Qualitative Surveys. OMB Number: 3064–0127. Frequency of Response: On occasion. Affected Public: Financial institutions, their customers, and members of the public generally. Estimated Number of Respondents: 8,500. Estimated Time per Response: 1 hour. Total Annual Burden: 8,500 hours. General Description of Collection: This collection involves the occasional use of qualitative surveys to gather anecdotal information about regulatory burden, bank customer satisfaction, problems or successes in the bank supervisory process (both safety-andsoundness and consumer related), and similar concerns. In general, these surveys would not involve more than 500 respondents, would not require more than one hour per respondent, and would be completely voluntary. It is not contemplated that more than ten such surveys would be completed in any given year. Request for Comment hsrobinson on PROD1PC76 with NOTICES Comments are invited on: (a) Whether this collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the FDIC’s functions, including whether the information has practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the estimate of the burden of the information collection, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the information collection on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. All comments will become a matter of public record. The notificants listed below have applied under the Change in Bank Control Act (12 U.S.C. 1817(j)) and § 225.41 of the Board’s Regulation Y (12 CFR 225.41) to acquire a bank or bank holding company. The factors that are considered in acting on the notices are set forth in paragraph 7 of the Act (12 U.S.C. 1817(j)(7)). The notices are available for immediate inspection at the Federal Reserve Bank indicated. The notices also will be available for inspection at the office of the Board of Governors. Interested persons may express their views in writing to the Reserve Bank indicated for that notice or to the offices of the Board of Governors. Comments must be received not later than January 3, 2007. A. Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas (W. Arthur Tribble, Vice President) 2200 North Pearl Street, Dallas, Texas 752012272: 1. The J.C. Gray Trust and Johnny C. Gray, as trustee, both of Artesia, New Mexico, and The T.L. Chandler Trust and Terry L. Chandler, as trustee, both of Carlsbad, New Mexico, to acquire additional voting shares of First Artesia Bancshares, Inc., Artesia, New Mexico, and indirectly acquire additional voting shares of The First National Bank, Artesia, New Mexico. B. Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco (Tracy Basinger, Director, Regional and Community Bank Group) 101 Market Street, San Francisco, California 94105-1579: 1. Stuart J. Shelk, Jr; Linda S. Shelk, Clark J. Shelk Trust UA; Anne Marie Shelk Trust UA; and John B. Shelk Trust UA, all of Powell Butte, Oregon; to acquire additional voting shares of Prineville Bancorporation, and thereby indirectly acquire additional voting shares of Community First Bank, both of Prineville, Oregon. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, December 13, 2006. Robert deV. Frierson, Deputy Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. E6–21545 Filed 12–18–06; 8:45 am] Dated at Washington, DC, this 13th day of December, 2006. Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation. Robert E. Feldman, Executive Secretary. [FR Doc. E6–21569 Filed 12–18–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–S BILLING CODE 6714–01–P The companies listed in this notice have applied to the Board for approval, VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:07 Dec 18, 2006 Jkt 211001 FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Bank Holding Companies PO 00000 Frm 00034 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 75965 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 January 12, 2007. A. Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis (Glenda Wilson, Community Affairs Officer) 411 Locust Street, St. Louis, Missouri 63166-2034: 1. First American Financial Holdings, Inc., Nashville, Tennessee; to become a bank holding company by acquiring 100 percent of the voting shares of Planters Bank of Tennessee, Maury City, Tennessee. B. Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City (Donna J. Ward, Assistant Vice President) 925 Grand Avenue, Kansas City, Missouri 64198-0001: 1. Blue Valley Ban Corp., Overland Park, Kansas; to acquire 100 percent of the voting shares of Unison Bancorp, Inc., Lenexa, Kansas, and thereby indirectly acquire Western National Bank, Lenexa, Kansas. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, December 13, 2006. Robert deV. Frierson, Deputy Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. E6–21546 Filed 12–18–06; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–S E:\FR\FM\19DEN1.SGM 19DEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 71, Number 243 (Tuesday, December 19, 2006)]
[Notices]
[Page 75965]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E6-21546]


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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 January 12, 2007.
    A. Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis (Glenda Wilson, Community 
Affairs Officer) 411 Locust Street, St. Louis, Missouri 63166-2034:
    1. First American Financial Holdings, Inc., Nashville, Tennessee; 
to become a bank holding company by acquiring 100 percent of the voting 
shares of Planters Bank of Tennessee, Maury City, Tennessee.
    B. Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City (Donna J. Ward, Assistant 
Vice President) 925 Grand Avenue, Kansas City, Missouri 64198-0001:
    1. Blue Valley Ban Corp., Overland Park, Kansas; to acquire 100 
percent of the voting shares of Unison Bancorp, Inc., Lenexa, Kansas, 
and thereby indirectly acquire Western National Bank, Lenexa, Kansas.

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, December 13, 
2006.
Robert deV. Frierson,
Deputy Secretary of the Board.
[FR Doc. E6-21546 Filed 12-18-06; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 6210-01-S