Proposed Agency Information Collection Activities; Comment Request-Interagency Bank Merger Act Application, 29849-29850 [E8-11446]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 100 / Thursday, May 22, 2008 / Notices Application No. Docket No. Applicant 14574–M ...... PHMSA–07–29127 14631–M ...... PHMSA–08–0009 .. KMG Electronic Chemicals (Former Grantee: Air Products), Houston, TX. iSi Automotive GmbH, Austria. [FR Doc. E8–11226 Filed 5–21–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4909–60–M DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Office of Foreign Assets Control Additional Designations of Entities Pursuant to Executive Order 13405 Office of Foreign Assets Control, Treasury. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (‘‘OFAC’’) is publishing the names of three newly-designated entities whose property and interests in property are blocked pursuant to Executive Order 13405 of June 16, 2006, ‘‘Blocking Property of Certain Persons Undermining Democratic Processes or Institutions in Belarus.’’ DATES: The designation by the Director of OFAC of the three entities identified in this notice, pursuant to Executive Orders 13405, is effective May 15, 2008. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Assistant Director, Compliance Outreach & Implementation, Office of Foreign Assets Control, Department of the Treasury, 1500 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW., (Treasury Annex), Washington, DC 20220, Tel.: 202/622– 2490. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Electronic and Facsimile Availability Information about this designation and additional information concerning OFAC are available from OFAC’s Web site (http://www.treas.gov/ofac) or via facsimile through a 24-hour fax-ondemand service, Tel.: 202/622–0077. rwilkins on PROD1PC63 with NOTICES Background On June 16, 2006, the President issued Executive Order 13405 (the ‘‘Order’’) pursuant to, inter alia, the International Emergency Economic Powers Act (50 U.S.C. 1701–06). In the Order, the President declared a national emergency to address political repression, electoral fraud, and public corruption in Belarus. The Order VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:03 May 21, 2008 Jkt 214001 Regulation(s) affected Nature of special permit thereof 49 CFR 180.407(c), (e) and (f). To modify the special permit to authorize teflon as an approved tank lining. 49 CFR 173.301, 173.302a and 173.305. To modify the special permit to authorize the transportation in commerce of a Division 2.2 gas. imposes economic sanctions on persons responsible for actions or policies that undermine democratic processes or institutions in Belarus. The President identified ten individuals as subject to the economic sanctions in the Annex to the Order. Section 1 of the Order blocks, with certain exceptions, all property, and interests in property, that are in, or hereafter come within, the United States or the possession or control of United States persons for persons listed in the Annex and those persons determined by the Secretary of the Treasury, after consultation with the Secretary of State, to satisfy any of the criteria set forth in subparagraphs (a)(ii)(A) through (a)(ii)(E) of Section 1. On May 15, 2008, the Director of OFAC, in consultation with the Secretary of State, designated, pursuant to one or more of the criteria set forth in Section 1, subparagraphs (a)(ii)(A) through (a)(ii)(E) of the Order, the following three entities, whose names have been added to the list of Specially Designated Nationals and whose property and interests in property are blocked, pursuant to Executive Order 13405: 1. LAKOKRASKA OAO (a.k.a. LAKOKRASKA OPEN JOINT–STOCK COMPANY), 71 Ignatova Street, Grodnenskaya Region, Lida 231300, Belarus; ul. Ignatova, 71, Grodnenskaya oblast, Lida 231300, Belarus [BELARUS]. 2. POLOTSK STEKLOVOLOKNO OAO (a.k.a. POLOTSK PRODUCTION ASSOCIATION STEKLOVOLOKNO; a.k.a. POLOTSKOE STEKLOVOLOKNO OAO; a.k.a. POLOTSK– STEKLOVOLOKNO; a.k.a. POLOTSK– STEKLOVOLOKNO JSC; a.k.a. POLOTSK–STEKLOVOLOKNO JSC SD STEKLOKOMPOZIT; a.k.a. POLOTSK– STEKLOVOLOKNO OPEN JOINT– STOCK COMPANY; a.k.a. POLOTZK STEKLOVOLOKNO OAO; a.k.a. STEKLOVOLOKNO), ul. Stroitelnaya, Polotsk, 211412, Belarus; Industrial Zone Ksty, Vitebsk Region, Polotsk 21140, Belarus; Ksty Industrial Zone, 211400 Vitebskaya oblast, Polotsk, Belarus; Promuzel Ksty, Polotsk 211400, Belarus [BELARUS]. PO 00000 Frm 00116 29849 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 3. BELARUSIAN OIL TRADE HOUSE (a.k.a. BELARUSIAN OIL TRADING HOUSE; a.k.a. BELARUSIAN OIL TRADING HOUSE REPUBLICAN SUBSIDIARY UNITARY ENTERPRISE; a.k.a. BELARUSIAN OIL TRADING HOUSE REPUBLICAN UNITARY SUBSIDIARY; a.k.a. BOTH; a.k.a. UE BELARUSIAN OIL TRADE HOUSE), Dzerzhinsky Avenue, 73, Minsk 220116, Belarus; Prospect Dzerzhinskogo, 73, Minsk 220116, Belarus; 73 Derzhinskiy Ave., Minsk 220116, Belarus; Business Registration Document # UNP 101119568 (Belarus) [BELARUS]. Dated: May 15, 2008. Adam J. Szubin, Director, Office of Foreign Assets Control. [FR Doc. E8–11472 Filed 5–21–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4811–42–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Office of Thrift Supervision Proposed Agency Information Collection Activities; Comment Request—Interagency Bank Merger Act Application Office of Thrift Supervision (OTS), Treasury. ACTION: Notice and request for comment. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Department of the Treasury, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to comment on proposed and continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, 44 U.S.C. 3507. The Office of Thrift Supervision within the Department of the Treasury will submit the proposed information collection requirement described below to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act. Today, OTS is soliciting public comments on its proposal to extend this information collection. DATES: Submit written comments on or before July 21, 2008. ADDRESSES: Send comments, referring to the collection by title of the proposal or E:\FR\FM\22MYN1.SGM 22MYN1 29850 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 100 / Thursday, May 22, 2008 / Notices by OMB approval number, to Information Collection Comments, Chief Counsel’s Office, Office of Thrift Supervision, 1700 G Street, NW., Washington, DC 20552; send a facsimile transmission to (202) 906–6518; or send an e-mail to infocollection.comments@ots.treas.gov. OTS will post comments and the related index on the OTS Internet Site at http://www.ots.treas.gov. In addition, interested persons may inspect comments at the Public Reading Room, 1700 G Street, NW., by appointment. To make an appointment, call (202) 906– 5922, send an e-mail to public.info@ots.treas.gov, or send a facsimile transmission to (202) 906– 7755. You can request additional information about this proposed information collection from Patricia D. Goings, (202) 906–5668, Office of Thrift Supervision, 1700 G Street, NW., Washington, DC 20552. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: OTS may not conduct or sponsor an information collection, and respondents are not required to respond to an information collection, unless the information collection displays a currently valid OMB control number. As part of the approval process, we invite comments on the following information collection. Comments should address one or more of the following points: rwilkins on PROD1PC63 with NOTICES SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:03 May 21, 2008 Jkt 214001 a. Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of OTS; b. The accuracy of OTS’s estimate of the burden of the proposed information collection; c. Ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; d. Ways to minimize the burden of the information collection on respondents, including through the use of information technology. We will summarize the comments that we receive and include them in the OTS request for OMB approval. All comments will become a matter of public record. In this notice, OTS is soliciting comments concerning the following information collection. Title of Proposal: Interagency Bank Merger Act Application. OMB Number: 1550–0016. Form Numbers: N/A. Regulation requirement: 12 CFR Parts 546, 552 and 563. Description: The Office of Thrift Supervision, Comptroller of the Currency, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System each use the Interagency Bank Merger Act Application form to collect information for bank merger proposals that require prior approval under the Bank Merger Act. Prior approval is required for every merger transaction involving affiliated or nonaffiliated institutions and must be sought from the regulatory agency of the PO 00000 Frm 00117 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 depository institution that would survive the proposed transaction. A merger transaction may include a merger, consolidation, assumption of deposit liabilities, or certain asset transfers between or among two or more institutions. The information collected by the remaining notifications and forms assist the regulatory agency in fulfilling their statutory responsibilities as supervisors. The regulatory agency uses the information to evaluate the controlling owners, senior officers, and directors of the insured depository institutions subject to their oversight. Type of Review: Revision of a currently approved collection. Affected Public: Businesses or other for-profit. Estimated Number of Respondents: 17. Estimated Number of Responses: 17. Estimated Time per Respondent: 30 hours. Estimated Frequency of Response: Other: As requested. Estimated Total Burden: 510 hours. Clearance Officer: Ira L. Mills, (202) 906–6531, Office of Thrift Supervision, 1700 G Street, NW., Washington, DC 20552. Dated: April 4, 2008. Deborah Dakin, Senior Deputy Chief Counsel, Regulations and Legislation Division. [FR Doc. E8–11446 Filed 5–21–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6720–01–P E:\FR\FM\22MYN1.SGM 22MYN1

Agencies

[Federal Register Volume 73, Number 100 (Thursday, May 22, 2008)]
[Notices]
[Pages 29849-29850]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E8-11446]


-----------------------------------------------------------------------

DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

Office of Thrift Supervision


Proposed Agency Information Collection Activities; Comment 
Request--Interagency Bank Merger Act Application

AGENCY: Office of Thrift Supervision (OTS), Treasury.

ACTION: Notice and request for comment.

-----------------------------------------------------------------------

SUMMARY: The Department of the Treasury, as part of its continuing 
effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general 
public and other Federal agencies to comment on proposed and continuing 
information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 
1995, 44 U.S.C. 3507. The Office of Thrift Supervision within the 
Department of the Treasury will submit the proposed information 
collection requirement described below to the Office of Management and 
Budget (OMB) for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act. 
Today, OTS is soliciting public comments on its proposal to extend this 
information collection.

DATES: Submit written comments on or before July 21, 2008.

ADDRESSES: Send comments, referring to the collection by title of the 
proposal or

[[Page 29850]]

by OMB approval number, to Information Collection Comments, Chief 
Counsel's Office, Office of Thrift Supervision, 1700 G Street, NW., 
Washington, DC 20552; send a facsimile transmission to (202) 906-6518; 
or send an e-mail to infocollection.comments@ots.treas.gov. OTS will 
post comments and the related index on the OTS Internet Site at http://
www.ots.treas.gov. In addition, interested persons may inspect comments 
at the Public Reading Room, 1700 G Street, NW., by appointment. To make 
an appointment, call (202) 906-5922, send an e-mail to 
public.info@ots.treas.gov, or send a facsimile transmission to (202) 
906-7755.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: You can request additional information 
about this proposed information collection from Patricia D. Goings, 
(202) 906-5668, Office of Thrift Supervision, 1700 G Street, NW., 
Washington, DC 20552.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: OTS may not conduct or sponsor an 
information collection, and respondents are not required to respond to 
an information collection, unless the information collection displays a 
currently valid OMB control number. As part of the approval process, we 
invite comments on the following information collection.
    Comments should address one or more of the following points:
    a. Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for 
the proper performance of the functions of OTS;
    b. The accuracy of OTS's estimate of the burden of the proposed 
information collection;
    c. Ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the 
information to be collected;
    d. Ways to minimize the burden of the information collection on 
respondents, including through the use of information technology.
    We will summarize the comments that we receive and include them in 
the OTS request for OMB approval. All comments will become a matter of 
public record. In this notice, OTS is soliciting comments concerning 
the following information collection.
    Title of Proposal: Interagency Bank Merger Act Application.
    OMB Number: 1550-0016.
    Form Numbers: N/A.
    Regulation requirement: 12 CFR Parts 546, 552 and 563.
    Description: The Office of Thrift Supervision, Comptroller of the 
Currency, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, and Board of Governors 
of the Federal Reserve System each use the Interagency Bank Merger Act 
Application form to collect information for bank merger proposals that 
require prior approval under the Bank Merger Act. Prior approval is 
required for every merger transaction involving affiliated or 
nonaffiliated institutions and must be sought from the regulatory 
agency of the depository institution that would survive the proposed 
transaction. A merger transaction may include a merger, consolidation, 
assumption of deposit liabilities, or certain asset transfers between 
or among two or more institutions. The information collected by the 
remaining notifications and forms assist the regulatory agency in 
fulfilling their statutory responsibilities as supervisors. The 
regulatory agency uses the information to evaluate the controlling 
owners, senior officers, and directors of the insured depository 
institutions subject to their oversight.
    Type of Review: Revision of a currently approved collection.
    Affected Public: Businesses or other for-profit.
    Estimated Number of Respondents: 17.
    Estimated Number of Responses: 17.
    Estimated Time per Respondent: 30 hours.
    Estimated Frequency of Response: Other: As requested.
    Estimated Total Burden: 510 hours.
    Clearance Officer: Ira L. Mills, (202) 906-6531, Office of Thrift 
Supervision, 1700 G Street, NW., Washington, DC 20552.

    Dated: April 4, 2008.
Deborah Dakin,
Senior Deputy Chief Counsel, Regulations and Legislation Division.
[FR Doc. E8-11446 Filed 5-21-08; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 6720-01-P