Practices and Procedures, 2143 [E8-447]

Download as PDF 2143 Rules and Regulations Federal Register Vol. 73, No. 9 Monday, January 14, 2008 This section of the FEDERAL REGISTER contains regulatory documents having general applicability and legal effect, most of which are keyed to and codified in the Code of Federal Regulations, which is published under 50 titles pursuant to 44 U.S.C. 1510. The Code of Federal Regulations is sold by the Superintendent of Documents. Prices of new books are listed in the first FEDERAL REGISTER issue of each week. Customhouse, Room 501, Second and Chestnut Streets, Philadelphia, PA 19106–2987,’’ and adding, in its place ‘‘1601 Market Street, Suite 1700, Philadelphia, PA 19103,’’. William Spencer, Clerk of the Board. [FR Doc. E8–447 Filed 1–11–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7400–01–P MERIT SYSTEMS PROTECTION BOARD FEDERAL DEPOSIT INSURANCE CORPORATION 5 CFR Part 1201 12 CFR Parts 303, 308, and 309 Practices and Procedures RIN 3064–AD25 AGENCY: Merit Systems Protection Board. ACTION: Final rule. SUMMARY: The Merit Systems Protection Board (MSPB or the Board) is amending its rules of practice and procedure in this part to reflect the relocation of its Northeastern Regional Office. On January 22, 2008, the Board relocates its Northeastern Regional Office from the U.S. Customhouse, Room 501, Second and Chestnut Streets, Philadelphia, PA 19106–2987, to 1601 Market Street, Suite 1700, Philadelphia, PA 19103. Appendix II of this part is amended to show the new address. The Northeastern Office telephone numbers remain unchanged. DATES: Effective Date: January 22, 2008. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: William D. Spencer, Clerk of the Board, (202) 653–7200. The Board is publishing this rule as a final rule pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 1204(h). List of Subjects in 5 CFR Part 1201 Administrative practice and procedure, Civil rights, Government employees. I Accordingly, the Board amends 5 CFR part 1201 as follows: PART 1201—PRACTICES AND PROCEDURES 1. The authority citation for part 1201 continues to read as follows: rmajette on PROD1PC64 with RULES I Authority: 5 U.S.C. 1204 and 7701, unless otherwise noted. Appendix II to Part 1201 [Amended] 2. Amend Appendix II to 5 CFR part 1201 in item 3. by removing ‘‘U.S. I VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:18 Jan 11, 2008 Jkt 214001 Deposit Insurance Requirements After Certain Conversions; Definition of ‘‘Corporate Reorganization;’’ Optional Conversions (‘‘Oakar Transactions’’); Additional Grounds for Disapproval of Changes in Control; and Disclosure of Certain Supervisory Information Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (‘‘FDIC’’). ACTION: Interim rule and request for comment. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The FDIC is amending certain regulations in order to conform them to certain Federal statutes recently amended by the Financial Services Regulatory Relief Act of 2006, the Federal Deposit Insurance Reform Act of 2005, and the Federal Deposit Insurance Reform Conforming Amendments Act of 2005. First, the FDIC is amending its deposit insurance regulations to clarify that a deposit insurance application is required for each new bank that results from the conversion of certain Federal savings associations into multiple banks. Second, the FDIC is amending its merger regulations to define the term ‘‘corporate reorganization’’ to mean a merger that involves solely an insured depository institution and one or more of its affiliates. Third, the FDIC is amending its merger regulations to remove any reference to ‘‘Optional Conversions’’ (sometimes referred to as ‘‘Oakar Transactions’’). Fourth, the FDIC is adding, as an additional grounds for disapproval of a change in control notice, unfavorable future prospects of the institution to be acquired. Finally, the FDIC is authorizing the disclosure of examination reports and other confidential supervisory information to certain additional agencies and entities. PO 00000 Frm 00001 Fmt 4700 Sfmt 4700 The interim rule is effective January 14, 2008. Comments on the rule must be received by March 14, 2008. ADDRESSES: You may submit comments on the interim rule, by any of the following methods: • Agency Web Site: http:// www.fdic.gov/regulations/laws/federal/ propose.html. Follow instructions for submitting comments on the Agency Web Site. • E-mail: Comments@FDIC.gov. Include RIN 3064–AD25 on the subject line of the message. • Mail: Robert E. Feldman, Executive Secretary, Attention: Comments, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, 550 17th Street, NW., Washington, DC 20429. • Hand Delivery: Comments may be hand delivered to the guard station at the rear of the 550 17th Street Building (located on F Street) on business days between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m. Instructions: All comments received will be posted generally without change to http://www.fdic.gov/regulations/laws/ federal/propose.html, including any personal information provided. Comments may be inspected at the FDIC Public Information Center, Room E– 1022, 3502 North Fairfax Drive, Arlington, VA 22226, between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. on business days. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Brett A. McCallister, Review Examiner (816) 234–8099 x4223, in the Division of Supervision and Consumer Protection; or Julie E. Paris, Senior Attorney, (202) 898–3821, Richard Bogue, Counsel, (202) 898–3726, or Robert C. Fick, Counsel, (202) 898–8962, in the Legal Division. DATES: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: I. Background. On October 13, 2006, the President signed into law the Financial Services Regulatory Relief Act of 2006 (‘‘FSRRA’’).1 The stated purpose of FSRRA is to reduce regulatory burden and improve productivity for financial institutions. Several provisions of FSRRA amend statutes that the FDIC has implemented through its Rules and Regulations (‘‘Rules’’).2 As a result, the FDIC is revising certain of its Rules to conform them to the statutes as 1 Public Law No. 109–351, 12 STAT. 1966 (Oct. 13, 2006). 2 Chapter III of Title 12 of the Code of Federal Regulations. E:\FR\FM\14JAR1.SGM 14JAR1

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Rules and Regulations
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This section of the FEDERAL REGISTER contains regulatory documents 
having general applicability and legal effect, most of which are keyed 
to and codified in the Code of Federal Regulations, which is published 
under 50 titles pursuant to 44 U.S.C. 1510.

The Code of Federal Regulations is sold by the Superintendent of Documents. 
Prices of new books are listed in the first FEDERAL REGISTER issue of each 
week.

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Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 9 / Monday, January 14, 2008 / Rules 
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MERIT SYSTEMS PROTECTION BOARD

5 CFR Part 1201


Practices and Procedures

AGENCY: Merit Systems Protection Board.

ACTION: Final rule.

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SUMMARY: The Merit Systems Protection Board (MSPB or the Board) is 
amending its rules of practice and procedure in this part to reflect 
the relocation of its Northeastern Regional Office. On January 22, 
2008, the Board relocates its Northeastern Regional Office from the 
U.S. Customhouse, Room 501, Second and Chestnut Streets, Philadelphia, 
PA 19106-2987, to 1601 Market Street, Suite 1700, Philadelphia, PA 
19103. Appendix II of this part is amended to show the new address. The 
Northeastern Office telephone numbers remain unchanged.

DATES: Effective Date: January 22, 2008.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: William D. Spencer, Clerk of the 
Board, (202) 653-7200. The Board is publishing this rule as a final 
rule pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 1204(h).

List of Subjects in 5 CFR Part 1201

    Administrative practice and procedure, Civil rights, Government 
employees.

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Accordingly, the Board amends 5 CFR part 1201 as follows:

PART 1201--PRACTICES AND PROCEDURES

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1. The authority citation for part 1201 continues to read as follows:

     Authority: 5 U.S.C. 1204 and 7701, unless otherwise noted.

Appendix II to Part 1201 [Amended]

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2. Amend Appendix II to 5 CFR part 1201 in item 3. by removing ``U.S. 
Customhouse, Room 501, Second and Chestnut Streets, Philadelphia, PA 
19106-2987,'' and adding, in its place ``1601 Market Street, Suite 
1700, Philadelphia, PA 19103,''.

William Spencer,
Clerk of the Board.
[FR Doc. E8-447 Filed 1-11-08; 8:45 am]
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