Notice of Proposals to Engage in Permissible Nonbanking Activities or to Acquire Companies that are Engaged in Permissible Nonbanking Activities; Correction, 61129-61130 [E8-24346]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 200 / Wednesday, October 15, 2008 / Notices in the Federal Register (73 FR 45222) requesting public comment for 60 days on the extension, with revision, of this information collection. The comment period for this notice expired on October 3, 2008. The Federal Reserve did not receive any substantive comments. The revisions will be implemented as proposed. 4. Report title: The Annual Report of Deposits and Reservable Liabilities. Agency form number: FR 2910a. OMB control number: 7100–0175. Frequency: Annually. Reporters: Depository institutions. Annual reporting hours: 3,659 hours. Estimated average hours per response: 0.75 hours. Number of respondents: 4,878. General description of report: This information collection is mandatory (12 U.S.C. 248(a) and 461) and is given confidential treatment (5 U.S.C. 552(b)(4)). Abstract: Currently, the three-item FR 2910a is generally filed by exempt institutions whose net transaction accounts are less than or equal to the exemption amount and whose sum of total transaction accounts, savings deposits, and small time deposits is less than the reduced reporting limit but total deposits are greater than the exemption amount. Respondents submit single-day data as of June 30. These mandatory data are used by the Federal Reserve for administering Regulation D (Reserve Requirements of Depository Institutions) and for constructing, analyzing, and monitoring the monetary and reserve aggregates. Current Actions: On August 4, 2008, the Federal Reserve published a notice in the Federal Register (73 FR 45222) requesting public comment for 60 days on the extension, with revision, of this information collection. The comment period for this notice expired on October 3, 2008. The Federal Reserve did not receive any comments. The revisions will be implemented as proposed. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, October 8, 2008. Jennifer J. Johnson, Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. E8–24349 Filed 10–14–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–P jlentini on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM Change in Bank Control Notices; Acquisition of Shares of Bank or Bank Holding Companies The notificants listed below have applied under the Change in Bank Control Act (12 U.S.C. 1817(j)) and VerDate Aug<31>2005 18:32 Oct 14, 2008 Jkt 217001 § 225.41 of the Board’s Regulation Y (12 CFR 225.41) to acquire a bank or bank holding company. The factors that are considered in acting on the notices are set forth in paragraph 7 of the Act (12 U.S.C. 1817(j)(7)). The notices are available for immediate inspection at the Federal Reserve Bank indicated. The notices also will be available for inspection at the office of the Board of Governors. Interested persons may express their views in writing to the Reserve Bank indicated for that notice or to the offices of the Board of Governors. Comments must be received not later than October 28, 2008. A. Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City (Todd Offenbacker, Assistant Vice President) 1 Memorial Drive, Kansas City, Missouri 64198–0001: 1. Peggy J. Wisdom, M.D., Edmond, Oklahoma, individually and as Personal Representative of the Estate of Grace V. Wisdom, to retain control of Grace Investment Company, Inc., and thereby indirectly retain control of Alva State Bank and Trust Company, both of Alva, Oklahoma, and First National Bank in Okeene, Okeene, Oklahoma. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, October 8, 2008. Robert deV. Frierson, Deputy Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. E8–24345 Filed 10–14–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–S 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 applications 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 PO 00000 Frm 00113 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 61129 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 7, 2008. A. Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City (Todd Offenbacker, Assistant Vice President) 1 Memorial Drive, Kansas City, Missouri 64198–0001: 1. The Grace Investment Company, Inc. ESOP, to become a bank holding company by acquiring 30 percent of the voting shares of Grace Investment Company, Inc., and thereby indirectly acquire voting shares of Alva State Bank & Trust Company, all of Alva, Oklahoma, and First National Bank in Okeene, Okeene, Oklahoma. B. Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas (E. Ann Worthy, Vice President) 2200 North Pearl Street, Dallas, Texas 75201– 2272: 1. CBFH, Inc., Orange, Texas, to merge with Crosby Bancshares, Inc., Crosby, Texas, and thereby indirectly acquire Crosby Bancshares of Delaware, Inc., Wilmington, Delaware, and Crosby State Bank, Crosby, Texas. In connection with the above application, Hillister Enterprises, II, Inc., and Umphrey II Family Limited Partnership, both of Beaumont, Texas, also have applied to acquire the successor by merger of Crosby Bancshares, Inc., Crosby, Texas, and CBFH, Inc., Orange, Texas. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, October 8, 2008. Robert deV. Frierson, Deputy Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. E8–24347 Filed 10–14–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–S FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM Notice of Proposals to Engage in Permissible Nonbanking Activities or to Acquire Companies that are Engaged in Permissible Nonbanking Activities; Correction This notice corrects a notice (FR Doc. E8-23644) published on pages 58592 and 58593 of the issue for Tuesday, October 7, 2008. Under the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, the entry for Bank of E:\FR\FM\15OCN1.SGM 15OCN1 61130 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 200 / Wednesday, October 15, 2008 / Notices America Corporation, Charlotte, North Carolina, is revised to read as follows: A. Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond (A. Linwood Gill, III, Vice President) 701 East Byrd Street, Richmond, Virginia 23261–4528: 1. Bank of America Corporation, Charlotte, North Carolina, to acquire 100 percent of the voting shares of Merrill Lynch Bank & Trust Co., FSB, New York, New York, and Merrill Lynch Bank USA, Salt Lake City, Utah, and thereby engage in operating a savings association and an industrial bank, pursuant to section 225.28(b)(4) of Regulation Y. In connection with the above application, Bank of America Corporation, Charlotte, North Carolina, has also applied to acquire up to 19.9 percent of the voting shares of Merrill Lynch & Company, Inc., New York, New York, and thereby engage in operating a savings association and an industrial bank, pursuant to section 225.28(b)(4) of Regulation Y. Comments on this application must be received by October 31, 2008. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, October 8, 2008. Robert deV. Frierson, Deputy Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. E8–24346 Filed 10–14–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–S FEDERAL RETIREMENT THRIFT INVESTMENT BOARD Sunshine Act; Notice of Meeting 9 a.m. (Eastern Time), October 20, 2008. PLACE: 4th Floor Conference Room, 1250 H Street, NW., Washington, DC 20005. STATUS: Parts will be open to the public and parts closed to the public. MATTERS TO BE CONSIDERED: TIME AND DATE: jlentini on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES Parts Open to the Public 1. Approval of the minutes of the September 15, 2008 Board member meeting. 2. Thrift Savings Plan activity report by the Executive Director. a. Monthly Participant Activity Report. b. Legislative Report. 3. Quarterly Reports. a. Investment Policy Review. b. Vendor Financial Reports. 4. Mid-Year Financial Audit. Parts Closed to the Public 5. Procurement. 6. Confidential Financial Information. CONTACT PERSON FOR MORE INFORMATION: VerDate Aug<31>2005 18:32 Oct 14, 2008 Jkt 217001 Thomas J. Trabucco, Director, Office of External Affairs, (202) 942–1640. Dated: October 9, 2008. Thomas K. Emswiler, Secretary, Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board. [FR Doc. E8–24571 Filed 10–10–08; 4:15 pm] BILLING CODE 6760–01–P FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION [File No. 071 0212] Hexion LLC and Huntsman Corporation; Analysis of Proposed Consent Order to Aid Public Comment Federal Trade Commission. Proposed Consent Agreement. AGENCY: ACTION: SUMMARY: The consent agreement in this matter settles alleged violations of federal law prohibiting unfair or deceptive acts or practices or unfair methods of competition. The attached Analysis to Aid Public Comment describes both the allegations in the draft complaint and the terms of the consent order—embodied in the consent agreement—that would settle these allegations. Comments must be received on or before October 31, 2008. ADDRESSES: Interested parties are invited to submit written comments. Comments should refer to ‘‘HuntsmanHexion, File No. 071 0212,’’ 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 to the following address: Federal Trade Commission, Office of the Secretary, Room 135-H, 600 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20580. Comments containing confidential material must be filed in paper form, must be clearly labeled ‘‘Confidential,’’ and must comply with Commission Rule 4.9(c). 16 CFR 4.9(c) (2005).1 The FTC is requesting that any comment filed in paper form be sent by courier or overnight service, if possible, because U.S. postal mail in the Washington area and at the Commission is subject to delay due to heightened security precautions. Comments that do not contain any nonpublic information may DATES: 1The 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). PO 00000 Frm 00114 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 instead be filed in electronic form by following the instructions on the webbased form at (http:// secure.commentworks.com/ftcHuntsmanHexion). To ensure that the Commission considers an electronic comment, you must file it on that webbased form. The Federal Trade Commission Act (‘‘FTC Act’’) and other laws the Commission administers permit the collection of public comments to consider and use in this proceeding as appropriate. The Commission will consider all timely and responsive public comments that it receives, whether filed in paper or electronic form. Comments received will be available to the public on the FTC website, to the extent practicable, at (http://www.ftc.gov/os/ publiccomments.shtm). As a matter of discretion, the Commission makes every effort to remove home contact information for individuals from the public comments it receives before placing those comments on the FTC website. More information, including routine uses permitted by the Privacy Act, may be found in the FTC’s privacy policy, at (http://www.ftc.gov/ftc/ privacy.shtm) FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Wallace W. Esterling, FTC Bureau of Competition, 600 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Washington, D.C. 20580, (202) 3262936. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Pursuant to section 6(f) of the Federal Trade Commission Act, 38 Stat. 721, 15 U.S.C. 46(f), and § 2.34 of the Commission Rules of Practice, 16 CFR 2.34, notice is hereby given that the above-captioned consent agreement containing a consent order to cease and desist, having been filed with and accepted, subject to final approval, by the Commission, has been placed on the public record for a period of thirty (30) days. The following Analysis to Aid Public Comment describes the terms of the consent agreement, and the allegations in the complaint. An electronic copy of the full text of the consent agreement package can be obtained from the FTC Home Page (for October 2, 2008), on the World Wide Web, at (http:// www.ftc.gov/os/2008/10/index.htm). A paper copy can be obtained from the FTC Public Reference Room, Room 130H, 600 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Washington, D.C. 20580, either in person or by calling (202) 326-2222. Public comments are invited, and may be filed with the Commission in either paper or electronic form. All comments should be filed as prescribed in the ADDRESSES section above, and must be E:\FR\FM\15OCN1.SGM 15OCN1

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[Federal Register Volume 73, Number 200 (Wednesday, October 15, 2008)]
[Notices]
[Pages 61129-61130]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
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FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM


Notice of Proposals to Engage in Permissible Nonbanking 
Activities or to Acquire Companies that are Engaged in Permissible 
Nonbanking Activities; Correction

    This notice corrects a notice (FR Doc. E8-23644) published on pages 
58592 and 58593 of the issue for Tuesday, October 7, 2008.
    Under the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, the entry for Bank of

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America Corporation, Charlotte, North Carolina, is revised to read as 
follows:
    A. Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond (A. Linwood Gill, III, Vice 
President) 701 East Byrd Street, Richmond, Virginia 23261-4528:
    1. Bank of America Corporation, Charlotte, North Carolina, to 
acquire 100 percent of the voting shares of Merrill Lynch Bank & Trust 
Co., FSB, New York, New York, and Merrill Lynch Bank USA, Salt Lake 
City, Utah, and thereby engage in operating a savings association and 
an industrial bank, pursuant to section 225.28(b)(4) of Regulation Y.
    In connection with the above application, Bank of America 
Corporation, Charlotte, North Carolina, has also applied to acquire up 
to 19.9 percent of the voting shares of Merrill Lynch & Company, Inc., 
New York, New York, and thereby engage in operating a savings 
association and an industrial bank, pursuant to section 225.28(b)(4) of 
Regulation Y.
    Comments on this application must be received by October 31, 2008.

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, October 8, 
2008.
Robert deV. Frierson,
Deputy Secretary of the Board.
[FR Doc. E8-24346 Filed 10-14-08; 8:45 am]
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