Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Bank Holding Companies, 51229 [E7-17579]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 172 / Thursday, September 6, 2007 / Notices Proposal to approve under OMB delegated authority the extension for three years, without revision, of the following reports: 1. Report title: Disclosure requirements associated with Regulation V Agency form number: Reg V OMB control number: 7100–0308 1 Frequency: On occasion Reporters: Financial institutions 2 Annual reporting hours: 7,500 hours Estimated average hours per response: .25 hours Number of respondents: 30,000 General description of report: This information collection is mandatory (15 U.S.C. § 1681s–2(a)(7)). Because the records are maintained at state member banks and the notices are not provided to the Federal Reserve, no issue of confidentiality arises under the Freedom of Information Act. Abstract: Financial institutions that (1) extend credit and regularly and in the ordinary course of business furnish information to a nationwide consumer reporting agency, and (2) furnish negative information to such an agency regarding credit extended to a customer must provide a clear and conspicuous notice to the customer, in writing, about furnishing this negative information. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, August 30, 2007. Robert deV. Frierson, Deputy Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. E7–17565 Filed 9–5–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–S FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Bank Holding Companies mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES 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 1 The proposed information collections associated with the following notice of proposed rulemakings: Fair Credit Reporting Affiliate Marketing Regulations (Docket No R1203) published in the Federal Register July 15, 2004, and Identity Theft Red Flags and Address Discrepancies under the Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act of 2003 (Docket No R1255) published in the Federal Register July 18, 2006, will be assigned OMB No. 7100–0308 once the rules have been finalized during the 4th quarter of 2007. 2 Under section 217, the term ‘‘financial institution’’ is defined broadly to have the same meaning as in the privacy provisions of the Gramm–Leach–Bliley Act of 1999 (GLB Act), which defines financial institution to mean ‘‘any institution the business of which is engaging in financial activities as described in section 4(k) of the Bank Holding Company Act of 1956,’’ whether or not affiliated with a bank. 15 U.S.C. 6809(3). VerDate Aug<31>2005 18:25 Sep 05, 2007 Jkt 211001 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 October 1, 2007. A. Federal Reserve Bank of New York (Anne MacEwen, Bank Applications Officer) 33 Liberty Street, New York, New York 10045–0001: 1. M&T Bank Corporation, Buffalo, New York (‘‘M&T’’); to acquire 100 percent of the voting shares of, and merge with, Partners Trust Financial Group (‘‘Partners Trust’’), and thereby indirectly acquire Partners Trust Municipal Bank, both of Utica, New York. In connection with this application, M&T also has applied to acquire Partners Trust Bank; Partners NEWPRO, Inc.; Partners Preferred Capital Corporation; Partners Trust Investment Services, Inc.; BSB Mortgage Corporation; BSB Financial Services, Inc.; Groupinsure Brokerage Holding, Inc.; and SBU Mortgage Corporation, all of Utica, New York, and thereby engage in operating a federal savings bank, pursuant to section 225.28(b)(4)(ii); in extending credit and servicing loans, pursuant to section 225.28(b)(1); in asset management, servicing, and collection activities, pursuant to section 225.28(b)(2)(vi); and in securities brokerage activities, pursuant to section 225.28(b)(7)(i), all of Regulation Y. PO 00000 Frm 00018 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 51229 Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, August 31, 2007. Robert deV. Frierson, Deputy Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. E7–17579 Filed 9–5–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–S DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health; Designation of a Class of Employees for Addition to the Special Exposure Cohort National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). AGENCY: ACTION: Notice. SUMMARY: The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) gives notice of a decision to designate a class of employees at the Rocky Flats Plant, Golden, Colorado, as an addition to the Special Exposure Cohort (SEC) under the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program Act of 2000. On August 6, 2007, the Secretary of HHS designated the following class of employees as an addition to the SEC: Employees of the Department of Energy (DOE), its predecessor agencies, or DOE contractors or subcontractors who were monitored or should have been monitored for neutron exposures while working at the Rocky Flats Plant in Golden, Colorado, for a number of work days aggregating at least 250 work days from April 1, 1952, through December 31, 1958, or in combination with work days within the parameters established for one or more other classes of employees in the Special Exposure Cohort. This designation will become effective on September 5, 2007, unless Congress provides otherwise prior to the effective date. After this effective date, HHS will publish a notice in the Federal Register reporting the addition of this class to the SEC or the result of any provision by Congress regarding the decision by HHS to add the class to the SEC. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Larry Elliott, Director, Office of Compensation Analysis and Support, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), 4676 Columbia Parkway, MS C–46, Cincinnati, OH 45226, Telephone 513– 533–6800 (this is not a toll-free number). Information requests can also be submitted by e-mail to OCAS@CDC.GOV. E:\FR\FM\06SEN1.SGM 06SEN1

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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 October 1, 2007.
    A. Federal Reserve Bank of New York (Anne MacEwen, Bank 
Applications Officer) 33 Liberty Street, New York, New York 10045-0001:
    1. M&T Bank Corporation, Buffalo, New York (``M&T''); to acquire 
100 percent of the voting shares of, and merge with, Partners Trust 
Financial Group (``Partners Trust''), and thereby indirectly acquire 
Partners Trust Municipal Bank, both of Utica, New York.
    In connection with this application, M&T also has applied to 
acquire Partners Trust Bank; Partners NEWPRO, Inc.; Partners Preferred 
Capital Corporation; Partners Trust Investment Services, Inc.; BSB 
Mortgage Corporation; BSB Financial Services, Inc.; Groupinsure 
Brokerage Holding, Inc.; and SBU Mortgage Corporation, all of Utica, 
New York, and thereby engage in operating a federal savings bank, 
pursuant to section 225.28(b)(4)(ii); in extending credit and servicing 
loans, pursuant to section 225.28(b)(1); in asset management, 
servicing, and collection activities, pursuant to section 
225.28(b)(2)(vi); and in securities brokerage activities, pursuant to 
section 225.28(b)(7)(i), all of Regulation Y.

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, August 31, 
2007.
Robert deV. Frierson,
Deputy Secretary of the Board.
[FR Doc. E7-17579 Filed 9-5-07; 8:45 am]
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