Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Bank Holding Companies, 31582 [E7-10916]

Download as PDF 31582 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 109 / Thursday, June 7, 2007 / Notices indicated for that notice or to the offices of the Board of Governors. Comments must be received not later than June 22, 2007. A. Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta (David Tatum, Vice President) 1000 Peachtree Street, NE., Atlanta, Georgia 30309: 1. Heys Edward McMath, III, Savannah, Georgia; to retain voting shares of First National Corporation, and thereby indirectly retain voting shares of First National Bank, both of Savannah, Georgia. B. Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis (Glenda Wilson, Community Affairs Officer) 411 Locust Street, St. Louis, Missouri 63166-2034: 1. Wilson–Gardner Family Control Group, Jackson, Mississippi, which consists of Fred Gillaspy Wilson, individually and as trustee of the Gardner Trust, Jackson, Mississippi; Rufus K. Gardner, Winona, Mississippi, and Joseph E. Gardner, Austin, Texas, as trustees of the Gardner Trust; Alice King Harrison, Forrest City, Arkansas; John Frederick Wilson, Jackson, Mississippi; Margaret Gardner Wilson, Ridgeland, Mississippi; Margaret Wilson Ethridge, Madison, Mississippi; Ermis King Wilson, Sterlington, Louisiana; Edna Earl Douglas, Memphis, Tennessee; Alison Wilson Page, Sterlington, Louisiana; and Ermis M. Wilson, Sterlington, Louisiana; to retain control of Commerce Bancorp, Inc., and thereby indirectly retain voting shares of Bank of Commerce, both of Greenwood, Mississippi. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, June 4, 2007. Robert deV. Frierson, Deputy Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. E7–11009 Filed 6–6–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–S 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 Web site 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 3, 2007. A. Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond (A. Linwood Gill, III, Vice President) 701 East Byrd Street, Richmond, Virginia 23261-4528: 1. Bank of America Corporation, Charlotte, North Carolina; to acquire 100 percent of the voting shares of ABN AMRO North America Holding Company, Chicago, Illinois, and thereby indirectly acquire voting shares of LaSalle Bank Corporation, Chicago, Illinois; LaSalle Bank Midwest National Assocation, Troy, Michigan; and LaSalle Bank National Association, Chicago, Illinois. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, June 1, 2007. Robert deV. Frierson, Deputy Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. E7–10916 Filed 6–6–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–S FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM rwilkins on PROD1PC63 with NOTICES Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Bank Holding Companies DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES 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. National Toxicology Program (NTP) Interagency Center for the Evaluation of Alternative Toxicological Methods (NICEATM); Request for Ocular Irritancy Test Data From Human, Rabbit, and In Vitro Studies Using Standardized Testing Methods VerDate Aug<31>2005 20:59 Jun 06, 2007 Jkt 211001 National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS), National Institutes of Health (NIH). ACTION: Request for submission of relevant data. AGENCY: PO 00000 Frm 00034 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 SUMMARY: The Interagency Coordinating Committee on the Validation of Alternative Methods (ICCVAM) and NICEATM are collaborating with the European Centre for the Validation of Alternative Methods (ECVAM) to evaluate the validation status of in vitro test methods for assessing the ocular irritation potential of substances. On behalf of the ICCVAM, NICEATM requests data on substances tested for ocular irritancy in humans, rabbits, and/ or in vitro. These data will be used to: (1) Review the state-of-the-science in regard to the availability of accurate and reliable in vitro test methods for assessing the range of potential ocular irritation activity, including whether ocular damage is reversible or not and (2) expand NICEATM’s high-quality ocular toxicity database. In vitro test methods for which data are sought include, but are not limited to: (1) The Bovine Corneal Opacity and Permeability (BCOP) test, (2) the Isolated Rabbit Eye (IRE) test, (3) the Isolated Chicken Eye (ICE) test, and (4) the Hen’s Egg Test—Chorioallantoic Membrane (HET–CAM). DATES: Data should be received by July 23, 2007. Data received after this date will be considered as feasible. ADDRESSES: Dr. William S. Stokes, NICEATM Director, NIEHS, P.O. Box 12233, MD EC–17, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, (fax) 919–541–0947, (email) niceatm@niehs.nih.gov. Courier address: NICEATM, 79 T.W. Alexander Drive, Building 4401, Room 3128, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709. Responses can be submitted electronically at the ICCVAM– NICEATM Web site: http:// iccvam.niehs.nih.gov/contact/ FR_pubcomment.htm or by e-mail, mail, or fax. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Other correspondence should be directed to Dr. William S. Stokes (919– 541–2384 or niceatm@niehs.nih.gov). SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Background In October 2003, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) submitted to ICCVAM a nomination with several activities related to reducing, replacing, and refining the use of rabbits in the current in vivo eye irritation test method (Federal Register Vol. 69, No. 57, pp 13859–13861, March 24, 2004). In response to this nomination, ICCVAM completed an evaluation of the validation status of the BCOP, ICE, IRE, and HET–CAM test methods for identifying severe (irreversible) ocular irritants/corrosives using the United Nations Globally E:\FR\FM\07JNN1.SGM 07JNN1

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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 Web site 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 3, 2007.
    A. Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond (A. Linwood Gill, III, Vice 
President) 701 East Byrd Street, Richmond, Virginia 23261-4528:
    1. Bank of America Corporation, Charlotte, North Carolina; to 
acquire 100 percent of the voting shares of ABN AMRO North America 
Holding Company, Chicago, Illinois, and thereby indirectly acquire 
voting shares of LaSalle Bank Corporation, Chicago, Illinois; LaSalle 
Bank Midwest National Assocation, Troy, Michigan; and LaSalle Bank 
National Association, Chicago, Illinois.

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, June 1, 2007.
Robert deV. Frierson,
Deputy Secretary of the Board.
[FR Doc. E7-10916 Filed 6-6-07; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 6210-01-S