Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Bank Holding Companies, 52378 [E7-18044]

Download as PDF 52378 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 177 / Thursday, September 13, 2007 / Notices Item No. Bureau Subject 8 ............... Wireless Telecommunications .................... Title: Amendment of Part 101 of the Commission’s Rules to Modify Antenna Requirements for the 10.7–11.7 GHz Band (WT Docket No. 07–54, RM–11043); Nextlink Wireless, Inc.; First Avenue Networks, Inc.; Telecom Transport Management Inc.; Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC; and Petitions for Waiver of sections 101.103 and 101.115 of the Commission’s Rules for the Use of Smaller Antennas in the 10.7– 11.7 GHz Band. Summary: The Commission will consider a Report and Order concerning rules governing the use of antennas by Fixed Service operators in the 10.7–11.7 GHz. Federal Communications Commission. Marlene H. Dortch, Secretary. [FR Doc. 07–4559 Filed 9–11–07; 12:42 pm] BILLING CODE 6712–01–P FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM ebenthall on PRODPC61 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 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 9, 2007. A. Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta (David Tatum, Vice President) 1000 VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:29 Sep 12, 2007 Jkt 211001 Peachtree Street, N.E., Atlanta, Georgia 30309: 1. Smith Associates Florida Banking Fund LLC; Smith Associates Bank Fund Management LLC, and Florida Shores Bancorp, Inc., all of Pompano Beach, Florida; to acquire 60 percent of the voting shares of Florida Shores Bank – Southwest, Venice, Florida (in organization). B. Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City (Todd Offenbacker, Assistant Vice President) 925 Grand Avenue, Kansas City, Missouri 64198–0001: 1. Century Financial Services Corporation, to become a bank holding company by acquiring 100 percent of the voting shares of Century Bank, upon its conversion from a federal savings bank, Century Bank, FSB, all of Santa Fe, New Mexico, to a commercial bank. 2. Equity Bancshares, Inc., Andover, Kansas, to acquire up to 100 percent of the voting shares of Signature Bancshares, Inc., Spring Hill, Kansas, and thereby indirectly acquire voting shares of Signature Bank KC, Haddam, Kansas. In connection with this application, Equity Bancshares, Inc., also has applied to acquire Citizens Agency, Inc., Haddam, Kansas, and thereby engage in general insurance activities in a town of less than 5,000, pursuant to section 225.28(b)(11)(iii)(A) of Regulation Y. C. Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas (W. Arthur Tribble, Vice President) 2200 North Pearl Street, Dallas, Texas 75201– 2272: 1. JLL Associates G. P. FCH, L.L.C.; JLL Associates FCH, L.P.; JLL Partners Fund FCH, L.P.; and JLL/FCH Holdings I, LLC, all of New York, New York; to become bank holding companies by acquiring 54.7 percent of the voting shares of FC Holdings, Inc., Houston, Texas, and thereby indirectly acquiring FC Holdings of Delaware, Inc., Wilmington, Delaware; First Community Bank, The Woodlands, N.A., Tomball, Texas; First Community Bank Central Texas, N.A., Meridian, Texas; First Community Bank, Fort Bend, N.A., Sugar Land, Texas; and First Community Bank San Antonio, N.A., San Antonio, Texas. PO 00000 Frm 00035 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, September 10, 2007. Robert deV. Frierson, Deputy Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. E7–18044 Filed 9–12–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–S DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology; American Health Information Community Population Health and Clinical Care Connections Workgroup Meeting ACTION: Announcement of meeting. SUMMARY: This notice announces the 19th meeting of the American Health Information Community Population Health and Clinical Care Connections Workgroup [formerly Biosurveillance Workgroup] in accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. No. 92–463, 5 U.S.C., App.) October 11, 2007, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. [Eastern time]. DATES: Mary C. Switzer Building (330 C Street, SW., Washington, DC 20201), Conference Room 4090 (please bring photo ID for entry to a Federal building). 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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 9, 2007.
    A. Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta (David Tatum, Vice President) 
1000 Peachtree Street, N.E., Atlanta, Georgia 30309:
    1. Smith Associates Florida Banking Fund LLC; Smith Associates Bank 
Fund Management LLC, and Florida Shores Bancorp, Inc., all of Pompano 
Beach, Florida; to acquire 60 percent of the voting shares of Florida 
Shores Bank - Southwest, Venice, Florida (in organization).
    B. Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City (Todd Offenbacker, Assistant 
Vice President) 925 Grand Avenue, Kansas City, Missouri 64198-0001:
    1. Century Financial Services Corporation, to become a bank holding 
company by acquiring 100 percent of the voting shares of Century Bank, 
upon its conversion from a federal savings bank, Century Bank, FSB, all 
of Santa Fe, New Mexico, to a commercial bank.
    2. Equity Bancshares, Inc., Andover, Kansas, to acquire up to 100 
percent of the voting shares of Signature Bancshares, Inc., Spring 
Hill, Kansas, and thereby indirectly acquire voting shares of Signature 
Bank KC, Haddam, Kansas.
    In connection with this application, Equity Bancshares, Inc., also 
has applied to acquire Citizens Agency, Inc., Haddam, Kansas, and 
thereby engage in general insurance activities in a town of less than 
5,000, pursuant to section 225.28(b)(11)(iii)(A) of Regulation Y.
    C. Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas (W. Arthur Tribble, Vice 
President) 2200 North Pearl Street, Dallas, Texas 75201-2272:
    1. JLL Associates G. P. FCH, L.L.C.; JLL Associates FCH, L.P.; JLL 
Partners Fund FCH, L.P.; and JLL/FCH Holdings I, LLC, all of New York, 
New York; to become bank holding companies by acquiring 54.7 percent of 
the voting shares of FC Holdings, Inc., Houston, Texas, and thereby 
indirectly acquiring FC Holdings of Delaware, Inc., Wilmington, 
Delaware; First Community Bank, The Woodlands, N.A., Tomball, Texas; 
First Community Bank Central Texas, N.A., Meridian, Texas; First 
Community Bank, Fort Bend, N.A., Sugar Land, Texas; and First Community 
Bank San Antonio, N.A., San Antonio, Texas.

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, September 10, 
2007.
Robert deV. Frierson,
Deputy Secretary of the Board.
[FR Doc. E7-18044 Filed 9-12-07; 8:45 am]
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