Surety Companies Acceptable on Federal Bonds: Allegheny Surety Company, 74802-74803 [E8-28890]

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E8–29026 Filed 12–8–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4810–35–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Fiscal Service Surety Companies Acceptable on Federal Bonds: Allegheny Surety Company AGENCY: Financial Management Service, Fiscal Service, Department of the Treasury. ACTION: Notice. SUMMARY: This is Supplement No. 5 to the Treasury Department Circular 570, 2008 Revision, published July 1, 2008, at 73 FR 37644. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Surety Bond Branch at (202) 874–6850. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: A Certificate of Authority as an acceptable surety on Federal bonds is hereby issued under 31 U.S.C. 9305 to the following company: Allegheny Surety Company (NAIC #34541). Business address: 4217 Steubenville Pike, Pittsburgh, PA 15205. Phone: (412) 921–3077. Underwriting limitation b/: $204,000. Surety licenses c/: PA. Incorporated in: Pennsylvania. Federal bond-approving officers should annotate their reference copies of the Treasury Circular 570 (‘‘Circular’’), 2008 Revision, to reflect this addition. Certificates of Authority expire on June 30th each year, unless revoked prior to that date. The Certificates are subject to subsequent annual renewal as long as the companies remain qualified (see 31 CFR part 223). A list of qualified companies is published annually as of July 1st in the Circular, which outlines details as to the underwriting limitations, areas in which companies are licensed to transact surety business, and other information. E:\FR\FM\09DEN1.SGM 09DEN1 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 237 / Tuesday, December 9, 2008 / Notices The Circular may be viewed and downloaded through the Internet at http://www.fms.treas.gov/c570. Questions concerning this Notice may be directed to the U.S. Department of the Treasury, Financial Management Service, Financial Accounting and Services Division, Surety Bond Branch, 3700 East-West Highway, Room 6F01, Hyattsville, MD 20782. Dated: November 20, 2008. Vivian L. Cooper, Director, Financial Accounting and Services Division. [FR Doc. E8–28890 Filed 12–8–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4810–35–P DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Office of Thrift Supervision [Docket ID OTS–2008–0020] Mutual Savings Association Advisory Committee AGENCY: Department of the Treasury, Office of Thrift Supervision. 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Committee members are not compensated for their time, but are eligible for reimbursement of travel expenses in accordance with applicable Federal law and regulations. Dated: December 3, 2008. By the Office of Thrift Supervision. John E. Bowman, Deputy Director and Chief Counsel. [FR Doc. E8–29039 Filed 12–8–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6720–01–P E:\FR\FM\09DEN1.SGM 09DEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 73, Number 237 (Tuesday, December 9, 2008)]
[Notices]
[Pages 74802-74803]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E8-28890]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

Fiscal Service


Surety Companies Acceptable on Federal Bonds: Allegheny Surety 
Company

AGENCY: Financial Management Service, Fiscal Service, Department of the 
Treasury.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: This is Supplement No. 5 to the Treasury Department Circular 
570, 2008 Revision, published July 1, 2008, at 73 FR 37644.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Surety Bond Branch at (202) 874-6850.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: A Certificate of Authority as an acceptable 
surety on Federal bonds is hereby issued under 31 U.S.C. 9305 to the 
following company:
    Allegheny Surety Company (NAIC #34541). Business address: 4217 
Steubenville Pike, Pittsburgh, PA 15205. Phone: (412) 921-3077. 
Underwriting limitation b/: $204,000. Surety licenses c/: PA. 
Incorporated in: Pennsylvania.
    Federal bond-approving officers should annotate their reference 
copies of the Treasury Circular 570 (``Circular''), 2008 Revision, to 
reflect this addition.
    Certificates of Authority expire on June 30th each year, unless 
revoked prior to that date. The Certificates are subject to subsequent 
annual renewal as long as the companies remain qualified (see 31 CFR 
part 223). A list of qualified companies is published annually as of 
July 1st in the Circular, which outlines details as to the underwriting 
limitations, areas in which companies are licensed to transact surety 
business, and other information.

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    The Circular may be viewed and downloaded through the Internet at 
http://www.fms.treas.gov/c570.
    Questions concerning this Notice may be directed to the U.S. 
Department of the Treasury, Financial Management Service, Financial 
Accounting and Services Division, Surety Bond Branch, 3700 East-West 
Highway, Room 6F01, Hyattsville, MD 20782.

    Dated: November 20, 2008.
Vivian L. Cooper,
Director, Financial Accounting and Services Division.
[FR Doc. E8-28890 Filed 12-8-08; 8:45 am]
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