Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Bank Holding Companies, 45247 [E7-15737]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 155 / Monday, August 13, 2007 / Notices B. Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago (Burl Thornton, Assistant Vice President) 230 South LaSalle Street, Chicago, Illinois 60690-1414: 1. Level One Bancorp, Inc.; to become a bank holding company by acquiring 100 percent of the voting shares of Level One Bank (in organization), both of Farmington Hills, Michigan. 2. Metropolitan Bank Group, Inc., and Plaza Bancorp, Inc., both of Chicago, Illinois; to acquire 100 percent of the voting shares of Poplar Creek Community Bank (in organization), Rolling Meadows, Illinois. C. Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City (Todd Offenbacker, Assistant Vice President) 925 Grand Avenue, Kansas City, Missouri 64198-0001: 1. Peoples Bancshares, Inc. (‘‘Peoples Bancshares’’), Colorado Springs, Colorado; to become a bank holding company by acquiring 100 percent of the voting shares of Peoples National Bank Colorado, Colorado Springs, Colorado, and Peoples National Bank Monument, Monument, Colorado. Peoples Bancshares will also thereby indirectly acquire Peoples National Bank Interim, Leadville, Colorado. Peoples Bancshares, Inc. will be a direct subsidiary of Peoples Inc., Colorado Springs, Colorado, and an indirect subsidiary of Winter Trust of 12/3/74 (‘‘Winter Trust’’), Ottawa, Kansas. Subsequently, Winter Trust will acquire 100 percent of the voting shares of Peoples Bancshares. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, August 7, 2007. Jennifer J. Johnson, Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. E7–15697 Filed 8–10–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–S FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM jlentini on PROD1PC65 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 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 VerDate Aug<31>2005 16:19 Aug 10, 2007 Jkt 211001 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 September 7, 2007. A. Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas (W. Arthur Tribble, Vice President) 2200 North Pearl Street, Dallas, Texas 752012272: 1. ABCT Holdings, Inc., Waco, Texas; to become a bank holding company by acquiring 100 percent of the voting shares of State Bank of Jewett, Jewett, Texas. 45247 recommendations to the Secretary on a private-sector health information community initiative that will succeed the AHIC. The AHIC successor will bring together public and private, notfor-profit and for-profit entities that represent all sectors of the health community. This new public-private partnership will develop a unified approach to realize an effective, secure, interoperable nationwide health information system that improves the quality, safety, and efficiency of health care in the U.S. For the purposes of facilitating the establishment of the AHIC successor and convening a planning board, HHS will award a Cooperative Agreement that allows for substantial involvement by the Federal Government. Once a new legal entity is established and after certain conditions are met, HHS will support that entity through additional funding that will enable initial operations and transition of specific AHIC responsibilities by late Fall 2008. August 17, 2007, from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. (EDT); registration opens at 9:30 a.m. DATES: Hubert H. Humphrey building (200 Independence Avenue, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve SW., Washington, DC 20201), System, August 8, 2007. Conference Room 800. Robert deV. Frierson, A webcast of the public meeting will Deputy Secretary of the Board. be available on the NIH Web site at: [FR Doc. E7–15737 Filed 8–10–07; 8:45 am] http://www.videocast.nih.gov/. BILLING CODE 6210–01–S For technical assistance with the webcast, please contact: Center for Information Technology, National DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland HUMAN SERVICES 20892, local (301) 496–4357, toll free (866) 319–4357, TDD (301) 496–8294. Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology; Notice Instructions will be available on the of Intent To Hold a Public Meeting To day of the meeting about how to submit Share Information on Establishing an questions or comments via phone or American Health Information e-mail. Community Successor For Further Information and To SUMMARY: On August 17, 2007, Secretary Confirm Meeting Time: visit http:// Leavitt will lead a public meeting to www.hhs.gov/healthit/community/ raise awareness of the implementation background/AHICsuccessor.html. If you strategy for the AHIC successor and have special needs for the meeting, encourage collaboration. The AHIC is a please contact (202) 690–7151. federally-chartered advisory committee Dated: August 7, 2007. that provides input and Judith Sparrow, recommendations to the Department of Director, American Health Information Health and Human Services (HHS) on Community, Office of Programs and how to make health records digital and Coordination, Office of the National interoperable, and how to assure that the privacy and security of those records Coordinator for Health Information Technology. are protected. (Please visit http:// [FR Doc. 07–3927 Filed 8–10–07; 8:45 am] www.hhs.gov/healthit/community/ BILLING CODE 4150–24–M background/ for more information on the AHIC.) The AHIC charter specifies that the AHIC will develop and advance PO 00000 Frm 00033 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 ADDRESSES: E:\FR\FM\13AUN1.SGM 13AUN1

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[Federal Register Volume 72, Number 155 (Monday, August 13, 2007)]
[Notices]
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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 September 7, 2007.
    A. Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas (W. Arthur Tribble, Vice 
President) 2200 North Pearl Street, Dallas, Texas 75201-2272:
    1. ABCT Holdings, Inc., Waco, Texas; to become a bank holding 
company by acquiring 100 percent of the voting shares of State Bank of 
Jewett, Jewett, Texas.

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, August 8, 
2007.
Robert deV. Frierson,
Deputy Secretary of the Board.
[FR Doc. E7-15737 Filed 8-10-07; 8:45 am]
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