Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Bank Holding Companies, 18997-18998 [E7-7123]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 72 / Monday, April 16, 2007 / Notices cprice-sewell on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES instrument(s) are placed into OMB’s public docket files. The Federal Reserve may not conduct or sponsor, and the respondent is not required to respond to, an information collection that has been extended, revised, or implemented on or after October 1, 1995, unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Federal Reserve Board Clearance Officer––Michelle Shore––Division of Research and Statistics, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Washington, DC 20551 (202– 452–3829) OMB Desk Officer––Alexander T. Hunt––Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget, New Executive Office Building, Room 10235, Washington, DC 20503. Final approval under OMB delegated authority of the extension for three years, with revision, of the following report: Report title: Report of Money Market Mutual Fund Assets Agency form number: FR 2051a (formerly FR 2051a,b) OMB control number: 7100–0012 Frequency: Weekly Reporters: Money Market Mutual Funds Annual reporting hours: 5,200 hours Estimated average hours per response: 3 minutes Number of respondents: 2,000 General description of report: This information collection is voluntary (12 U.S.C. 353 et. seq.) and is given confidential treatment [5 U.S.C. 552(b)(4)]. Abstract: The weekly FR 2051a collects data on total shares outstanding for approximately 2,000 money market mutual funds. The monthly FR 2051b collects data on total net assets and portfolio holdings for approximately 600 funds. The data are used to construct the monetary aggregates and for the analysis of current money market conditions and banking developments. Current Actions: On February 1, 2007, the Federal Reserve published a notice in the Federal Register (72 FR 4708) requesting public comment for 60 days on the extension, with revision, of the Report of Money Market Mutual Fund Assets. The comment period for this notice expired on April 2, 2007. No comments were received. The revisions will be implemented as proposed. The Federal Reserve proposed to discontinue the monthly FR 2051b. Prior to the discontinuance of the M3 monetary aggregate in March 2006, the monthly data were used in the VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:24 Apr 13, 2007 Jkt 211001 construction of the M3 aggregate. Due to the M3 discontinuance, data from the FR 2051b are no longer necessary. The discontinuance of the FR 2051b will reduce the annual burden by 1,440 hours to 5,200 hours. Final approval under OMB delegated authority of the extension for three years, without revision, of the following reports: 1. Report title: Uniform Application for Municipal Securities Principal or Municipal Securities Representative Associated with a Bank Municipal Securities Dealer; Uniform Termination Notice for Municipal Securities Principal or Municipal Securities Representative Associated with a Bank Municipal Securities Dealer Agency form number: FR MSD–4, FR MSD–5 OMB control number: 7100–0100, 7100–0101 Frequency: On occasion Reporters: State member banks and foreign dealer banks engaging in activities as municipal securities dealers. Annual reporting hours: FR MSD–4, 76 hours; FR MSD–5, 30 hours Estimated average hours per response: FR MSD–4, 1 hour; FR MSD–5, 0.25 hours Number of respondents: FR MSD–4, 76; FR MSD–5, 119 General description of report: These information collections are mandatory for state member banks (12 U.S.C. § 248(a)(1)) and for foreign bank branches and agencies (12 U.S.C. 3105(c)(2)) and are given confidential treatment (5 U.S.C. § 552(b)(6)). Abstract: The FR MSD–4 collects information, such as personal history and professional qualifications, on an employee whom the bank wishes to assume the duties of a municipal securities principal or representative. The FR MSD–5 collects the date of, and reason for, termination of such an employee. Current Actions: On February 1, 2007, the Federal Reserve published a notice in the Federal Register (72 FR 4708) requesting public comment for 60 days on the extension, without revision, of the Uniform Application for Municipal Securities Principal or Municipal Securities Representative Associated with a Bank Municipal Securities Dealer, and the Uniform Termination Notice for Municipal Securities Principal or Municipal Securities Representative Associated with a Bank Municipal Securities Dealer. The comment period for this notice expired on April 2, 2007. No comments were received. PO 00000 Frm 00051 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 18997 2. Report title: Notice By Financial Institutions of Government Securities Broker or Government Securities Dealer Activities; Notice By Financial Institutions of Termination of Activities as a Government Securities Broker or Government Securities Dealer Agency form number: FR G–FIN, FR G–FINW OMB control number: 7100–0224 Frequency: On occasion Reporters: State member banks, foreign banks, uninsured state branches or state agencies of foreign banks, commercial lending companies owned or controlled by foreign banks, and Edge corporations. Annual reporting hours: FR G–FIN, 26 hours; FR G–FINW, 1 hour Estimated average hours per response: FR G–FIN, 1 hour; FR G–FINW, 0.25 hours Number of respondents: FR G–FIN, 26; FR G–FINW, 5 General description of report: These information collections are mandatory (15 U.S.C. 78o–5(a)(1)(B)) and are not given confidential treatment. Abstract: The Government Securities Act of 1986 (the Act) requires financial institutions to notify their appropriate regulatory authority of their intent to engage in government securities broker or dealer activity, to amend information submitted previously, and to record their termination of such activity. The Federal Reserve Board uses the information in its supervisory capacity to measure compliance with the Act. Current Actions: On February 1, 2007, the Federal Reserve published a notice in the Federal Register (72 FR 4708) requesting public comment for 60 days on the extension, without revision, of the Notice By Financial Institutions of Government Securities Broker or Government Securities Dealer Activities, and the Notice By Financial Institutions of Termination of Activities as a Government Securities Broker or Government Securities Dealer. The comment period for this notice expired on April 2, 2007. No comments were received. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, April 11, 2007. Jennifer J. Johnson Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. E7–7137 Filed 4–13–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–S 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, E:\FR\FM\16APN1.SGM 16APN1 18998 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 72 / Monday, April 16, 2007 / Notices 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 May 11, 2007. A. Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond (A. Linwood Gill, III, Vice President) 701 East Byrd Street, Richmond, Virginia 23261-4528: 1. Cooperative Bankshares, Inc., Wilmington, North Carolina; to acquire 100 percent of the voting shares of Bank of Jefferson, Jefferson, South Carolina. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, April 11, 2007. Jennifer J. Johnson, Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. E7–7123 Filed 4–13–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–S FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM cprice-sewell on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES 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 VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:24 Apr 13, 2007 Jkt 211001 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 May 11, 2007. A. Federal Reserve Bank of Boston (Richard Walker, Community Affairs Officer) P.O. Box 55882, Boston, Massachusetts 02106-2204: 1. BankFive, MHC, and BankFive Corporation, both of Fall River, Massachusetts; to acquire 100 percent of the voting shares, and thereby merge with New Bedford Community Bancorp and acquire Luzo Community Bank, both of New Bedford, Massachusetts. B. Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago (Burl Thornton, Assistant Vice President) 230 South LaSalle Street, Chicago, Illinois 60690-1414: 1. GC Bancorp, Inc., Chicago, Illinois; to become a bank holding company by acquiring 100 percent of the voting shares of Gold Coast Bank, Chicago, Illinois. In connection with this application Applicant also has applied to engage de novo in extending credit and servicing loans, pursuant to section 225.28 (b)(1) of Regulation Y. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, April 11, 2007. Jennifer J. Johnson, Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. E7–7124 Filed 4–13–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–S PO 00000 Frm 00052 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Meeting of the Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Advisory Committee Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Secretary, Office of Public Health and Science. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: As stipulated by the Federal Advisory Committee Act, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is hereby giving notice that the Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Advisory Committee (CFSAC) will hold a meeting. The meeting will be open to the public. DATES: The meeting will be held on Wednesday, May 16, 2007 and Thursday, May 17, 2007. The meeting will be held from 9 a.m. to approximately 5 p.m. on both days. ADDRESSES: Department of Health and Human Services, Hubert H. Humphrey Building, Room 800, 200 Independence Avenue, SW., Washington, DC 20201. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Dr. Anand K. Parekh, Executive Secretary, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Advisory Committee, Department of Health and Human Services, 200 Independence Avenue, SW., Room 727H, Washington, DC 20201, or Ms. Olga Nelson at (202) 401–7899. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: CFSAC was established on September 5, 2002. The Committee was established to advise, consult with, and make recommendations to the Secretary, through the Assistant Secretary for Health, on a broad range of topics including (1) the current state of knowledge and research about the epidemiology and risk factors relating to chronic fatigue syndrome, and identifying potential opportunities in these areas; (2) current and proposed diagnosis and treatment methods for chronic fatigue syndrome; and (3) development and implementation of programs to inform the public, health care professionals, and the biomedical, academic, and research communities about chronic fatigue syndrome advances. The agenda for this meeting is being developed. The agenda will be posted on the CFSAC Web site, http:// www.hhs.gov/advcomcfs, when it is finalized. Public attendance at the meeting is limited to space available. Individuals must provide a photo ID for entry into the building where the meeting is scheduled to be held. Individuals who plan to attend and need special E:\FR\FM\16APN1.SGM 16APN1

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[Federal Register Volume 72, Number 72 (Monday, April 16, 2007)]
[Notices]
[Pages 18997-18998]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E7-7123]


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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,

[[Page 18998]]

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 May 11, 2007.
    A. Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond (A. Linwood Gill, III, Vice 
President) 701 East Byrd Street, Richmond, Virginia 23261-4528:
    1. Cooperative Bankshares, Inc., Wilmington, North Carolina; to 
acquire 100 percent of the voting shares of Bank of Jefferson, 
Jefferson, South Carolina.

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, April 11, 
2007.
Jennifer J. Johnson,
Secretary of the Board.
[FR Doc. E7-7123 Filed 4-13-07; 8:45 am]
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