Notice of Applications for Deregistration Under Section 8(f) of the Investment Company Act of 1940, 44786-44787 [E8-17504]

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E8–17581 Filed 7–30–08; 8:45 am] U.S. Office of Personnel Management. 15:53 Jul 30, 2008 Jkt 214001 PO 00000 Frm 00085 Fmt 4703 July 25, 2008. The following is a notice of applications for deregistration under section 8(f) of the Investment Company Act of 1940 for the month of July, 2008. A copy of each application may be obtained for a fee at the SEC’s Public Reference Branch (tel. 202–551–5850). An order granting each application will be issued unless the SEC orders a hearing. Interested persons may request a hearing on any application by writing to the SEC’s Secretary at the address below and serving the relevant applicant with a copy of the request, personally or by mail. Hearing requests should be received by the SEC by 5:30 p.m. on August 19, 2008, and should be accompanied by proof of service on the applicant, in the form of an affidavit or, for lawyers, a certificate of service. Hearing requests should state the nature of the writer’s interest, the reason for the request, and the issues contested. Persons who wish to be notified of a hearing may request notification by writing to the Secretary, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, 100 F Street, NE., Washington, DC 20549– 1090. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Diane L. Titus at (202) 551–6810, SEC, Division of Investment Management, Office of Investment Company Regulation, 100 F Street, NE., Washington, DC 20549–4041. Legg Mason Partners Investment Funds, Inc. [File No. 811–3275] Summary: Applicant seeks an order declaring that it has ceased to be an investment company. On April 16, 2007, each series of applicant transferred its assets to a corresponding series of either Legg Mason Partners Equity Trust or Legg Mason Partners Income Trust, based on net asset value. Expenses of approximately $1,016,235 incurred in connection with the reorganization were paid by applicant and Legg Mason, Inc., the parent of applicant’s investment adviser. Filing Date: The application was filed on July 16, 2008. Applicant’s Address: 55 Water St., New York, NY 10041. Delaware Investments Municipal Trust [File No. 811–6411] Summary: Applicant seeks an order declaring that it has ceased to be an BILLING CODE 6325–43–P AGENCY: VerDate Aug<31>2005 [Release No. IC–28343] Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\31JYN1.SGM 31JYN1 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 148 / Thursday, July 31, 2008 / Notices investment company. On July 13, 2007, applicant transferred its assets to Delaware Tax-Free USA Fund, a series of Delaware Group Tax Free Fund, based on net asset value. Expenses of approximately $77,088 incurred in connection with the reorganization were paid by applicant, the acquiring fund, and applicant’s investment adviser, Delaware Management Company. Filing Date: The application was filed on July 16, 2008. Applicant’s Address: 2005 Market St., Philadelphia, PA 19103–7094. C Funds Group, Inc. [File No. 811– 4246] Summary: Applicant seeks an order declaring that it has ceased to be an investment company. On April 28, 2008, applicant made a liquidating distribution to its shareholders, based on net asset value. Applicant incurred no expenses in connection with the liquidation. Applicant’s custodian holds $55.39 in cash for the one remaining shareholder that applicant has been unable to locate. The custodian will hold the unclaimed assets for the period specified by Florida law, after which time any unclaimed assets will escheat to the state of Florida. Filing Date: The application was filed on July 17, 2008. Applicant’s Address: 201 Center Rd., Suite Two, Venice, FL 34285. jlentini on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES SEI Insurance Products Trust [File No. 811–9183] Summary: Applicant seeks an order declaring that it has ceased to be an investment company. On August 29, 2003, applicant made a liquidating distribution to its shareholders based on net asset value. Applicant incurred no expenses in connection with the liquidation. On April 11, 2008, in connection with the request for deregistration, Applicant filed its final Form 24F–2 Annual Notice of Securities Sold. Filing Dates: The application was filed on March 18, 2004, and an amended application was filed on April 11, 2007. Applicant’s Address: SEI Investments Global Fund Services, 1 Freedom Valley Drive, Oaks, PA 19456. Genworth Life of New York VL Separate Account 1 [File No. 811–9861] Summary: Applicant, a unit investment trust, seeks an order declaring that it has ceased to be an investment company. Applicant requests deregistration based on abandonment of registration. At the time of filing, sales of policies had been discontinued and there were less than VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:53 Jul 30, 2008 Jkt 214001 25 policy owners. Applicant will continue to operate as an unregistered separate account in reliance on section 3(c)(1) of the Investment Company Act of 1940. Filing Dates: The application was filed on March 28, 2008, and amended on July 18, 2008 and July 23, 2008. Applicant’s Address: 6610 West Broad Street, Richmond, Virginia, 23230. For the Commission, by the Division of Investment Management, pursuant to delegated authority. Florence E. Harmon, Acting Secretary. [FR Doc. E8–17504 Filed 7–30–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 8010–01–P SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION [Investment Company Act Release No. 28341; 812–13152] Cohen & Steers Advantage Income Realty Fund, Inc., et al.; Notice of Application July 24, 2008. Securities and Exchange Commission (‘‘Commission’’). ACTION: Notice of application under section 6(c) of the Investment Company Act of 1940 (‘‘Act’’) for an exemption from section 19(b) of the Act and rule 19b–1 under the Act. AGENCY: Applicants request an order to permit certain closed-end investment companies to make periodic distributions of long-term capital gains with respect to their outstanding common stock as frequently as twelve times each year, and as frequently as distributions are specified by or in accordance with the terms of any outstanding preferred stock that such investment companies may issue. APPLICANTS: Cohen & Steers Advantage Income Realty Fund, Inc., Cohen & Steers Closed-End Opportunity Fund, Inc., Cohen & Steers Dividend Majors Fund, Inc., Cohen & Steers Global Income Builder, Inc., Cohen & Steers Premium Income Realty Fund, Inc., Cohen & Steers Quality Income Realty Fund, Inc., Cohen & Steers REIT and Preferred Income Fund, Inc., Cohen & Steers REIT and Utility Income Fund, Inc., Cohen & Steers Select Utility Fund, Inc., Cohen & Steers Total Return Realty Fund, Inc. and Cohen & Steers Worldwide Realty Income Fund, Inc. (together, the ‘‘Funds’’) and Cohen & Steers Capital Management, Inc. (the ‘‘Adviser’’). SUMMARY OF APPLICATION: PO 00000 Frm 00086 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 44787 January 3, 2005, April 5, 2007 and July 21, 2008. HEARING OR NOTIFICATION OF HEARING: An order granting the application will be issued unless the Commission orders a hearing. Interested persons may request a hearing by writing to the Commission’s Secretary and serving applicants with a copy of the request, personally or by mail. Hearing requests should be received by the Commission by 5:30 p.m. on August 18, 2008, and should be accompanied by proof of service on applicants, in the form of an affidavit or, for lawyers, a certificate of service. Hearing requests should state the nature of the writer’s interest, the reason for the request, and the issues contested. Persons who wish to be notified of a hearing may request notification by writing to the Commission’s Secretary. ADDRESSES: Secretary, Securities and Exchange Commission, 100 F Street, NE., Washington, DC 20549–1090; applicants, 280 Park Avenue, New York, NY 10017, Attention: Francis C. Poli, Esq. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Wendy Friedlander, Senior Counsel, at (202) 551–6837, or James M. Curtis, Branch Chief, at (202) 551–6825 (Division of Investment Management, Office of Chief Counsel). SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The following is a summary of the application. The complete application may be obtained for a fee at the Commission’s Public Reference Room, 100 F Street, NE., Washington, DC 20549–1520 (telephone (202) 551–5850). FILING DATES: Applicants’ Representations 1. The Funds are registered closedend investment companies.1 The common stock issued by each Fund is listed on the New York Stock Exchange. Some of the Funds have issued preferred stock; such preferred stock is not listed on any exchange. Applicants believe that the stockholders of each Fund are generally conservative, dividend-sensitive investors who desire current income periodically and may favor a fixed distribution policy. 2. The Adviser is registered under the Investment Advisers Act of 1940 and is 1 Applicants request that any order issued granting the relief requested in the application also apply to any closed-end investment company that in the future: (a) Is advised by the Adviser (including any successor in interest) or by any entity controlling, controlled by, or under common control (within the meaning of section 2(a)(9) of the Act) with the Adviser; and (b) complies with the terms and conditions of the requested order. A successor in interest is limited to entities that result from a reorganization into another jurisdiction or a change in the type of business organization. E:\FR\FM\31JYN1.SGM 31JYN1

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SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

[Release No. IC-28343]


Notice of Applications for Deregistration Under Section 8(f) of 
the Investment Company Act of 1940

July 25, 2008.
    The following is a notice of applications for deregistration under 
section 8(f) of the Investment Company Act of 1940 for the month of 
July, 2008. A copy of each application may be obtained for a fee at the 
SEC's Public Reference Branch (tel. 202-551-5850). An order granting 
each application will be issued unless the SEC orders a hearing. 
Interested persons may request a hearing on any application by writing 
to the SEC's Secretary at the address below and serving the relevant 
applicant with a copy of the request, personally or by mail. Hearing 
requests should be received by the SEC by 5:30 p.m. on August 19, 2008, 
and should be accompanied by proof of service on the applicant, in the 
form of an affidavit or, for lawyers, a certificate of service. Hearing 
requests should state the nature of the writer's interest, the reason 
for the request, and the issues contested. Persons who wish to be 
notified of a hearing may request notification by writing to the 
Secretary, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, 100 F Street, NE., 
Washington, DC 20549-1090.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Diane L. Titus at (202) 551-6810, SEC, 
Division of Investment Management, Office of Investment Company 
Regulation, 100 F Street, NE., Washington, DC 20549-4041.

Legg Mason Partners Investment Funds, Inc. [File No. 811-3275]

    Summary: Applicant seeks an order declaring that it has ceased to 
be an investment company. On April 16, 2007, each series of applicant 
transferred its assets to a corresponding series of either Legg Mason 
Partners Equity Trust or Legg Mason Partners Income Trust, based on net 
asset value. Expenses of approximately $1,016,235 incurred in 
connection with the reorganization were paid by applicant and Legg 
Mason, Inc., the parent of applicant's investment adviser.
    Filing Date: The application was filed on July 16, 2008.
    Applicant's Address: 55 Water St., New York, NY 10041.

Delaware Investments Municipal Trust [File No. 811-6411]

    Summary: Applicant seeks an order declaring that it has ceased to 
be an

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investment company. On July 13, 2007, applicant transferred its assets 
to Delaware Tax-Free USA Fund, a series of Delaware Group Tax Free 
Fund, based on net asset value. Expenses of approximately $77,088 
incurred in connection with the reorganization were paid by applicant, 
the acquiring fund, and applicant's investment adviser, Delaware 
Management Company.
    Filing Date: The application was filed on July 16, 2008.
    Applicant's Address: 2005 Market St., Philadelphia, PA 19103-7094.

C Funds Group, Inc. [File No. 811-4246]

    Summary: Applicant seeks an order declaring that it has ceased to 
be an investment company. On April 28, 2008, applicant made a 
liquidating distribution to its shareholders, based on net asset value. 
Applicant incurred no expenses in connection with the liquidation. 
Applicant's custodian holds $55.39 in cash for the one remaining 
shareholder that applicant has been unable to locate. The custodian 
will hold the unclaimed assets for the period specified by Florida law, 
after which time any unclaimed assets will escheat to the state of 
Florida.
    Filing Date: The application was filed on July 17, 2008.
    Applicant's Address: 201 Center Rd., Suite Two, Venice, FL 34285.

SEI Insurance Products Trust [File No. 811-9183]

    Summary: Applicant seeks an order declaring that it has ceased to 
be an investment company. On August 29, 2003, applicant made a 
liquidating distribution to its shareholders based on net asset value. 
Applicant incurred no expenses in connection with the liquidation. On 
April 11, 2008, in connection with the request for deregistration, 
Applicant filed its final Form 24F-2 Annual Notice of Securities Sold.
    Filing Dates: The application was filed on March 18, 2004, and an 
amended application was filed on April 11, 2007.
    Applicant's Address: SEI Investments Global Fund Services, 1 
Freedom Valley Drive, Oaks, PA 19456.

Genworth Life of New York VL Separate Account 1 [File No. 811-9861]

    Summary: Applicant, a unit investment trust, seeks an order 
declaring that it has ceased to be an investment company. Applicant 
requests deregistration based on abandonment of registration. At the 
time of filing, sales of policies had been discontinued and there were 
less than 25 policy owners. Applicant will continue to operate as an 
unregistered separate account in reliance on section 3(c)(1) of the 
Investment Company Act of 1940.
    Filing Dates: The application was filed on March 28, 2008, and 
amended on July 18, 2008 and July 23, 2008.
    Applicant's Address: 6610 West Broad Street, Richmond, Virginia, 
23230.

    For the Commission, by the Division of Investment Management, 
pursuant to delegated authority.
Florence E. Harmon,
Acting Secretary.
[FR Doc. E8-17504 Filed 7-30-08; 8:45 am]
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