Sunshine Act Meeting, 61647-61648 [07-5430]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 210 / Wednesday, October 31, 2007 / Notices federal agencies, and insured state branches of foreign banks), commercial lending companies owned or controlled by foreign banks, and organizations operating under section 25 or 25A of the Federal Reserve Act. Annual reporting hours: 156,910 hours Estimated average hours per response: State member banks, 242 hours; and mortgage subsidiaries, 192 hours. Number of respondents: 527 State member banks, and 153 mortgage subsidiaries. General description of report: This information collection is mandatory (12 U.S.C. 2803). The information is not given confidential treatment, however, information that might identify individual borrowers or applicants is given confidential treatment under exemption 6 of the Freedom of Information Act (5 U.S.C. 552(b)(6)) and section 304 (j)(2)(B) of HMDA (12 U.S.C. 2803). Abstract: The information reported and disclosed pursuant to this collection is used to further the purposes of HMDA. These include: (1) To help determine whether financial institutions are serving the housing needs of their communities; (2) to assist public officials in distributing public– sector investments so as to attract private investment to areas where it is needed; and (3) to assist in identifying possible discriminatory lending patterns and enforcing anti–discrimination statutes. Current Action: On August 24, 2007, the Federal Reserve published a notice in the Federal Register (72 FR 48639) requesting public comment for 60 days on the HMDA information collection. The comment period for this notice expired on October 23, 2007. No comments were received. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, October 26, 2007. Jennifer J. Johnson Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. E7–21385 Filed 10–30–07; 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 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 18:35 Oct 30, 2007 Jkt 214001 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 November 26, 2007. A. Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco (Tracy Basinger, Director, Regional and Community Bank Group) 101 Market Street, San Francisco, California 94105–1579: 1. Hana Financial Group, Inc., Seoul, South Korea; to acquire up to 37.5 percent of the voting shares of Commonwealth Business Bank, Los Angeles, California. 61647 that is listed in § 225.28 of Regulation Y (12 CFR 225.28) or that the Board has determined by Order to be closely related to banking and permissible for bank holding companies. Unless otherwise noted, these activities will be conducted throughout the United States. Each notice is available for inspection at the Federal Reserve Bank indicated. The notice also will be available for inspection at the offices of the Board of Governors. Interested persons may express their views in writing on the question whether the proposal complies with the standards of section 4 of the BHC Act. 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 the applications must be received at the Reserve Bank indicated or the offices of the Board of Governors not later than November 26, 2007. A. Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago (Burl Thornton, Assistant Vice President) 230 South LaSalle Street, Chicago, Illinois 60690–1414: 1. Capitol Bancorp, Ltd., and Capital Development Bancorp Limited V, both of Lansing, Michigan; to acquire 51 percent of the voting shares of Adams Dairy Bank (in organization), Blue Springs, Missouri, and thereby engage in operating a savings association, pursuant to section 225.28(b)(4)(ii) of Regulation Y. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, October 26, 2007. Robert deV. Frierson, Deputy Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc.E7–21410 Filed 10–30–07; 8:45 am] Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, October 26, 2007. Robert deV. Frierson, Deputy Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc.E7–21411 Filed 10–30–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–S BILLING CODE 6210–01–S AGENCY HOLDING THE MEETING: FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM Notice of Proposals to Engage in Permissible Nonbanking Activities or to Acquire Companies that are Engaged in Permissible Nonbanking Activities The companies listed in this notice have given notice under section 4 of the Bank Holding Company Act (12 U.S.C. 1843) (BHC Act) and Regulation Y (12 CFR Part 225) to engage de novo, or to acquire or control voting securities or assets of a company, including the companies listed below, that engages either directly or through a subsidiary or other company, in a nonbanking activity PO 00000 Frm 00042 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM Sunshine Act Meeting Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System. TIME AND DATE: 10:00 a.m., Friday, November 2, 2007. PLACE: Marriner S. Eccles Federal Reserve Board Building, 20th Street entrance between Constitution Avenue and C Streets, NW., Washington, D.C. 20551. STATUS: Open. We ask that you notify us in advance if you plan to attend the open meeting and provide your name, date of birth, and social security number (SSN) or passport number. You may provide this information by calling 202–452–2474 or you may register online. You may pre– register until close of business E:\FR\FM\31OCN1.SGM 31OCN1 rwilkins on PROD1PC63 with NOTICES 61648 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 210 / Wednesday, October 31, 2007 / Notices November 1, 2007. You also will be asked to provide identifying information, including a photo ID, before being admitted to the Board meeting. The Public Affairs Office must approve the use of cameras; please call 202–452–2955 for further information. If you need an accommodation for a disability, please contact Penelope Beattie on 202–452–3982. For the hearing impaired only, please use the Telecommunication Device for the Deaf (TDD) on 202– 263–4869. Privacy Act Notice: Providing the information requested is voluntary; however, failure to provide your name, date of birth, and social security number or passport number may result in denial of entry to the Federal Reserve Board. This information is solicited pursuant to Sections 10 and 11 of the Federal Reserve Act and will be used to facilitate a search of law enforcement databases to confirm that no threat is posed to Board employees or property. It may be disclosed to other persons to evaluate a potential threat. The information also may be provided to law enforcement agencies, courts, and others, but only to the extent necessary to investigate or prosecute a violation of law. MATTERS TO BE CONSIDERED: Discussion Agenda: 1. Final Basel II risk–based capital framework. Note: 1. The staff memo to the Board will be made available to the public in paper. The background document for this item consists of more than 800 pages and it will be made available to the public on a computer disc in Word format. If you require a paper copy of the document, please call Penelope Beattie on 202–452–3982. 2. This meeting will be recorded for the benefit of those unable to attend. Cassettes will then be available for listening in the Board’s Freedom of Information Office, and copies can be ordered for $6 per cassette by calling 202–452–3684 or by writing to: Freedom of Information Office, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Washington, D.C. 20551. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Michelle Smith, Director, or Dave Skidmore, Assistant to the Board, Office of Board Members at 202–452–2955. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: You may call 202–452–3206 for a recorded announcement of this meeting; or you may contact the Board’s Web site at http://www.federalreserve.gov for an electronic announcement. (The Web site also includes procedural and other information about the open meeting.) VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:45 Oct 30, 2007 Jkt 214001 Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, October 26, 2007. Robert deV. Frierson, Deputy Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. 07–5430 Filed 10–29–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–S FEDERAL RETIREMENT THRIFT INVESTMENT BOARD Sunshine Act; Notice of Meeting Time and Date: 9 a.m. (Eastern Time), November 19, 2007. PLACE: 4th Floor Conference Room, 1250 H Street, NW., Washington, DC 20005. STATUS: Open. MATTERS TO BE CONSIDERED: 1. Approval of the minutes of the October 15, 2007 Board member meeting. 2. Executive Director’s Report: a. Monthly Participant Activity Report. b. Monthly Investment Performance Report. c. Legislative Report. 3. Trade Pattern Analysis 4. Internal Controls Initiative CONTACT PERSON FOR MORE INFORMATION: Thomas J. Trabucco, Director, Office of External Affairs, (202) 942–1640. Dated: October 29, 2007. Thomas K. Emswiler, Secretary to the Board, Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board. [FR Doc. 07–5436 Filed 10–29–07; 12:33pm] BILLING CODE 6760–01–P FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request Federal Trade Commission (‘‘FTC’’ or ‘‘Commission’’). ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The information collection requirements described below will be submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (‘‘OMB’’) for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act. The FTC is seeking public comments on its proposal to extend through November 30, 2010 the current OMB clearance for the information collection requirements contained in the Commission’s Rule Concerning Disclosure of Written Consumer Product Warranty Terms and Conditions. The clearance is scheduled to expire on PO 00000 Frm 00043 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 November 30, 2007. The FTC is also seeking public comments on its proposal to extend through December 31, 2010 the current OMB clearances for the information collection requirements contained in the Commission’s Rule Governing Pre-Sale Availability of Written Warranty Terms and the Informal Dispute Settlement Procedures Rule. Those clearances are scheduled to expire on December 31, 2007. DATES: Comments must be filed by November 30, 2007. ADDRESSES: Interested parties are invited to submit written comments. Comments should refer to ‘‘Warranty Rules: Paperwork Comment, FTC File No. P044403’’ to facilitate the organization of comments. A comment filed in paper form should include this reference both in the text and on the envelope, and should be mailed or delivered, with two complete copies, to the following address: Federal Trade Commission, Room H-135, 600 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20580. Because paper mail in the Washington area and at the Commission is subject to delay, please consider submitting your comments in electronic form, as prescribed below. However, if the comment contains any material for which confidential treatment is requested, it must be filed in paper form, and the first page of the document must be clearly labeled ‘‘Confidential.’’1 The FTC is requesting that any comment filed in paper form be sent by courier or overnight service, if possible. Comments filed in electronic form should be submitted by using the following weblink: https:// secure.commentworks.com/ftcwarrantypra (and following the instructions on the Web-based form). To ensure that the Commission considers an electronic comment, you must file it on the Web-based form at the weblink: https://secure.commentworks.com/ftcwarrantypra. If this notice appears at www.regulations.gov, you may also file an electronic comment through that Web site. The Commission will consider all comments that regulations.gov forwards to it. Comments should also be submitted to: Office of Management and Budget, Attention: Desk Officer for the Federal 1Commission Rule 4.2(d), 16 CFR 4.2(d). The comment must be accompanied by an explicit request for confidential treatment, including the factual and legal basis for the request, and must identify the specific portions of the comment to be withheld from the public record. The request will be granted or denied by the Commission’s General Counsel, consistent with applicable law and the public interest. See Commission Rule 4.9(c), 16 CFR 4.9(c). E:\FR\FM\31OCN1.SGM 31OCN1

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[Federal Register Volume 72, Number 210 (Wednesday, October 31, 2007)]
[Notices]
[Pages 61647-61648]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
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FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM


Sunshine Act Meeting

AGENCY HOLDING THE MEETING: Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve 
System.

TIME AND DATE: 10:00 a.m., Friday, November 2, 2007.

PLACE: Marriner S. Eccles Federal Reserve Board Building, 20th Street 
entrance between Constitution Avenue and C Streets, NW., Washington, 
D.C. 20551.

STATUS: Open.
    We ask that you notify us in advance if you plan to attend the open 
meeting and provide your name, date of birth, and social security 
number (SSN) or passport number. You may provide this information by 
calling 202-452-2474 or you may register online. You may pre-register 
until close of business

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November 1, 2007. You also will be asked to provide identifying 
information, including a photo ID, before being admitted to the Board 
meeting. The Public Affairs Office must approve the use of cameras; 
please call 202-452-2955 for further information. If you need an 
accommodation for a disability, please contact Penelope Beattie on 202-
452-3982. For the hearing impaired only, please use the 
Telecommunication Device for the Deaf (TDD) on 202- 263-4869.
Privacy Act Notice: Providing the information requested is voluntary; 
however, failure to provide your name, date of birth, and social 
security number or passport number may result in denial of entry to the 
Federal Reserve Board. This information is solicited pursuant to 
Sections 10 and 11 of the Federal Reserve Act and will be used to 
facilitate a search of law enforcement databases to confirm that no 
threat is posed to Board employees or property. It may be disclosed to 
other persons to evaluate a potential threat. The information also may 
be provided to law enforcement agencies, courts, and others, but only 
to the extent necessary to investigate or prosecute a violation of law.
MATTERS TO BE CONSIDERED:
Discussion Agenda:
    1. Final Basel II risk-based capital framework.
    Note: 1. The staff memo to the Board will be made available to the 
public in paper. The background document for this item consists of more 
than 800 pages and it will be made available to the public on a 
computer disc in Word format. If you require a paper copy of the 
document, please call Penelope Beattie on 202-452-3982.
    2. This meeting will be recorded for the benefit of those unable to 
attend. Cassettes will then be available for listening in the Board's 
Freedom of Information Office, and copies can be ordered for $6 per 
cassette by calling 202-452-3684 or by writing to: Freedom of 
Information Office, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, 
Washington, D.C. 20551.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Michelle Smith, Director, or Dave 
Skidmore, Assistant to the Board, Office of Board Members at 202-452-
2955.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: You may call 202-452-3206 for a recorded 
announcement of this meeting; or you may contact the Board's Web site 
at http://www.federalreserve.gov for an electronic announcement. (The 
Web site also includes procedural and other information about the open 
meeting.)

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, October 26, 
2007.
Robert deV. Frierson,
Deputy Secretary of the Board.
[FR Doc. 07-5430 Filed 10-29-07; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 6210-01-S