Proposed Agency Information Collection Activities; Comment Request, 23717-23718 [E9-11651]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 96 / Wednesday, May 20, 2009 / Notices PERSON TO CONTACT FOR INFORMATION: Judith Ingram, Press Officer, Telephone: (202) 694–1220. Mary W. Dove, Secretary of the Commission. [FR Doc. E9–11552 Filed 5–19–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6715–01–M FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM Proposed Agency Information Collection Activities; Comment Request AGENCY: Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System. SUMMARY: Background. On June 15, 1984, the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) delegated to the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (Board) its approval authority under the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA), as per 5 CFR 1320.16, to approve of and assign OMB control numbers to collection of information requests and requirements conducted or sponsored by the Board under conditions set forth in 5 CFR 1320 Appendix A.1. Boardapproved collections of information are incorporated into the official OMB inventory of currently approved collections of information. Copies of the Paperwork Reduction Act Submission, supporting statements and approved collection of information instruments are placed into OMB’s public docket files. The Federal Reserve may not conduct or sponsor, and the respondent is not required to respond to, an information collection that has been extended, revised, or implemented on or after October 1, 1995, unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number. Request for Comment on Information Collection Proposals The following information collections, which are being handled under this delegated authority, have received initial Board approval and are hereby published for comment. At the end of the comment period, the proposed information collections, along with an analysis of comments and recommendations received, will be submitted to the Board for final approval under OMB delegated authority. Comments are invited on the following: a. Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the Federal Reserve’s functions; including whether the information has practical utility; b. The accuracy of the Federal Reserve’s estimate of the burden of the proposed information collection, VerDate Nov<24>2008 15:27 May 19, 2009 Jkt 217001 including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; c. Ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and d. Ways to minimize the burden of information collection on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before July 20, 2009. ADDRESSES: You may submit comments, identified by Reg P by any of the following methods: • Agency Web site: http:// www.federalreserve.gov. Follow the instructions for submitting comments at http://www.federalreserve.gov/ generalinfo/foia/ProposedRegs.cfm. • Federal eRulemaking Portal: http:// www.regulations.gov. Follow the instructions for submitting comments. • E-mail: regs.comments@federalreserve.gov. Include docket number in the subject line of the message. • FAX: 202/452–3819 or 202/452– 3102. • Mail: Jennifer J. Johnson, Secretary, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, 20th Street and Constitution Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20551. All public comments are available from the Board’s Web site at http:// www.federalreserve.gov/generalinfo/ foia/ProposedRegs.cfm as submitted, unless modified for technical reasons. Accordingly, your comments will not be edited to remove any identifying or contact information. Public comments may also be viewed electronically or in paper form in Room MP–500 of the Board’s Martin Building (20th and C Streets, NW.) between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. on weekdays. Additionally, commenters should send a copy of their comments to the OMB Desk Officer by mail to the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, U.S. Office of Management and Budget, New Executive Office Building, Room 10235, 725 17th Street, NW., Washington, DC 20503 or by fax to 202– 395–6974. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: A copy of the PRA OMB submission, including the proposed reporting form and instructions, supporting statement, and other documentation will be placed into OMB’s public docket files, once approved. These documents will also be made available on the Federal Reserve Board’s public Web site at: http:// www.federalreserve.gov/boarddocs/ reportforms/review.cfm or may be requested from the agency clearance officer, whose name appears below. PO 00000 Frm 00038 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 23717 Cynthia Ayouch, Federal Reserve Board Acting Clearance Officer (202– 452–3829), Division of Research and Statistics, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Washington, DC 20551. Telecommunications Device for the Deaf (TDD) users may contact (202–263–4869), Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Washington, DC 20551. Proposal to approve under OMB delegated authority the extension for three years, without revision, of the following report: Report title: Reporting and Disclosure Requirements Associated with Regulation P. Agency form number: Reg P. OMB control number: 7100–0294. Frequency: Reporting, on occasion; and disclosure, annually. Reporters: State member banks, subsidiaries of state member banks, bank holding companies and their subsidiaries or affiliates, branches and agencies of foreign banks, commercial lending companies owned or controlled by foreign banks, corporations operating under section 25 or 25A of the Federal Reserve Act, and customers of these financial institutions. Estimated annual number of institution respondents: Initial notice, 185; annual notice and revised notice, 6,735; opt-out notice, 1,235. Estimated average time per response per institution: Initial notice, 80 hours; annual notice and revised notice, 8 hours; opt-out notice, 8 hours. Estimated subtotal annual burden hours for institutions: 78,560 hours. Estimated annual number of consumer respondents: 442,225. Estimated average time per consumer response: 30 minutes. Estimated subtotal annual burden hours for consumers: 221,113 hours. Estimated total annual burden hours: 299,673 hours. General description of report: This information collection is mandatory pursuant to section 504 of GrammLeach-Bliley Act (GLBA) (15 U.S.C 6804). Since the Federal Reserve does not collect any information, no issue of confidentiality normally arises. Abstract: The information collection pursuant to Regulation P is triggered by the establishment of a relationship between a customer and a financial institution. The regulation ensures that financial institutions provide customers notice of the privacy policies and practices of financial institutions and a means to prevent the disclosure of nonpublic personal information, in certain circumstances. Where applicable, financial institutions are required to provide an initial notice and E:\FR\FM\20MYN1.SGM 20MYN1 23718 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 96 / Wednesday, May 20, 2009 / Notices an annual notice of their privacy policies and practices, opt-out notices, and revised notices containing changes in policies and procedures. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, May 14, 2009. Jennifer J. Johnson, Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. E9–11651 Filed 5–19–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–P 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 § 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 June 2, 2009 A. Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond (A. Linwood Gill, III, Vice President) 701 East Byrd Street, Richmond, Virginia 23261-4528: 1. Edward Bailey Howlin, Jr., Davidsonville, Maryland, to individually acquire up to 20.71 percent of the voting shares of CommerceFirst, Bancorp, Inc., Annapolis, Maryland. Additionally, Edward Bailey Howlin, Jr., Howlin Family Partnership II, LLLP, Dawn Howlin Vanvie, and Holly Howlin, as a group acting in concert,; to acquire up to 21.5 percent of the voting shares of CommerceFirst, Bancorp, Inc., Annapolis, Maryland. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, May 15, 2009. Robert deV. Frierson, Deputy Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. E9–11721 Filed 5–19–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–S 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 application 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 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 June 12, 2009. A. Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas (W. Arthur Tribble, Vice President) 2200 North Pearl Street, Dallas, Texas 752012272: 1. First Grayson Bancshares, Inc., Employee Stock Ownership Plan and Trust and First Grayson Bancshares, Inc., both in McGregor, Texas,; to acquire The Roxton Corporation Employee Stock Ownership Plan and Trust, McGregor, Texas, and indirectly acquire through merger The Roxton Corporation, McGregor, Texas, and The First Bank, Roxton, Texas, Roxton, Texas. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, May 15, 2009. Robert deV. Frierson, Deputy Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. E9–11722 Filed 5–19–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–S FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM FEDERAL MARITIME COMMISSION Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Bank Holding Companies Notice of Agreement Filed The companies listed in this notice have applied to the Board for approval, The Commission hereby gives notice of the filing of the following agreement VerDate Nov<24>2008 15:27 May 19, 2009 Jkt 217001 PO 00000 Frm 00039 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 under the Shipping Act of 1984. Interested parties may submit comments on the agreement to the Secretary, Federal Maritime Commission, Washington, DC 20573, within ten days of the date this notice appears in the Federal Register. Copies of the agreement are available through the Commission’s Web site (http:// www.fmc.gov) or by contacting the Office of Agreements at (202) 523–5793 or tradeanalysis@fmc.gov. Agreement No.: 201201. Title: Port of Seattle/Terminal Operator Agreement. Parties: Port of Seattle; Eagle Marine Services, Ltd; SSA Terminals LLC; SSA Terminals (Seattle), LLC; and Total Terminals International, LLC. Filing Party: David F. Smith, Esq.; Sher & Blackwell LLP; 1850 M Street, NW.; Suite 900; Washington, DC 20036; C. Jonathan Benner; Esq.; Troutman Sanders LLP; 401 9th Street, NW.; Suite 1000; Washington, DC 20004. Synopsis: The agreement would authorize the parties to discuss, exchange information, and reach agreement regarding various matters pertaining to operations at the Port of Seattle. By Order of the Federal Maritime Commission. Dated: May 15, 2009. Karen V. Gregory, Secretary. [FR Doc. E9–11760 Filed 5–19–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6730–01–P FEDERAL MARITIME COMMISSION Meetings; Sunshine Act AGENCY HOLDING THE MEETING: Federal Maritime Commission. FEDERAL REGISTER CITATION OF PREVIOUS ANNOUNCEMENT: 74 FR 22929 (May 15, 2009). PREVIOUSLY ANNOUNCED TIME AND DATE OF THE MEETING: May 20, 2009—1:30 p.m. CHANGE: Withdrawal of Item 3 in the Closed Session. AGENCY HOLDING THE MEETING: Federal Maritime Commission. TIME AND DATE: May 20, 2009—1:30 p.m. PLACE: 800 North Capitol Street, NW., First Floor Hearing Room, Washington, DC. STATUS: A portion of the meeting will be in Open Session and the remainder of the meeting will be in Closed Session. MATTERS TO BE CONSIDERED: E:\FR\FM\20MYN1.SGM 20MYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 74, Number 96 (Wednesday, May 20, 2009)]
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FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM


Proposed Agency Information Collection Activities; Comment 
Request

AGENCY: Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System.
SUMMARY: Background. On June 15, 1984, the Office of Management and 
Budget (OMB) delegated to the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve 
System (Board) its approval authority under the Paperwork Reduction Act 
(PRA), as per 5 CFR 1320.16, to approve of and assign OMB control 
numbers to collection of information requests and requirements 
conducted or sponsored by the Board under conditions set forth in 5 CFR 
1320 Appendix A.1. Board-approved collections of information are 
incorporated into the official OMB inventory of currently approved 
collections of information. Copies of the Paperwork Reduction Act 
Submission, supporting statements and approved collection of 
information instruments are placed into OMB's public docket files. The 
Federal Reserve may not conduct or sponsor, and the respondent is not 
required to respond to, an information collection that has been 
extended, revised, or implemented on or after October 1, 1995, unless 
it displays a currently valid OMB control number.

Request for Comment on Information Collection Proposals

    The following information collections, which are being handled 
under this delegated authority, have received initial Board approval 
and are hereby published for comment. At the end of the comment period, 
the proposed information collections, along with an analysis of 
comments and recommendations received, will be submitted to the Board 
for final approval under OMB delegated authority. Comments are invited 
on the following:
    a. Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for 
the proper performance of the Federal Reserve's functions; including 
whether the information has practical utility;
    b. The accuracy of the Federal Reserve's estimate of the burden of 
the proposed information collection, including the validity of the 
methodology and assumptions used;
    c. Ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the 
information to be collected; and
    d. Ways to minimize the burden of information collection on 
respondents, including through the use of automated collection 
techniques or other forms of information technology.

DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before July 20, 2009.

ADDRESSES: You may submit comments, identified by Reg P by any of the 
following methods:
     Agency Web site: http://www.federalreserve.gov. Follow the 
instructions for submitting comments at http://www.federalreserve.gov/generalinfo/foia/ProposedRegs.cfm.
     Federal eRulemaking Portal: http://www.regulations.gov. 
Follow the instructions for submitting comments.
     E-mail: regs.comments@federalreserve.gov. Include docket 
number in the subject line of the message.
     FAX: 202/452-3819 or 202/452-3102.
     Mail: Jennifer J. Johnson, Secretary, Board of Governors 
of the Federal Reserve System, 20th Street and Constitution Avenue, 
NW., Washington, DC 20551.
    All public comments are available from the Board's Web site at 
http://www.federalreserve.gov/generalinfo/foia/ProposedRegs.cfm as 
submitted, unless modified for technical reasons. Accordingly, your 
comments will not be edited to remove any identifying or contact 
information. Public comments may also be viewed electronically or in 
paper form in Room MP-500 of the Board's Martin Building (20th and C 
Streets, NW.) between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. on weekdays.
    Additionally, commenters should send a copy of their comments to 
the OMB Desk Officer by mail to the Office of Information and 
Regulatory Affairs, U.S. Office of Management and Budget, New Executive 
Office Building, Room 10235, 725 17th Street, NW., Washington, DC 20503 
or by fax to 202-395-6974.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: A copy of the PRA OMB submission, 
including the proposed reporting form and instructions, supporting 
statement, and other documentation will be placed into OMB's public 
docket files, once approved. These documents will also be made 
available on the Federal Reserve Board's public Web site at: http://www.federalreserve.gov/boarddocs/reportforms/review.cfm or may be 
requested from the agency clearance officer, whose name appears below.
    Cynthia Ayouch, Federal Reserve Board Acting Clearance Officer 
(202-452-3829), Division of Research and Statistics, Board of Governors 
of the Federal Reserve System, Washington, DC 20551. Telecommunications 
Device for the Deaf (TDD) users may contact (202-263-4869), Board of 
Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Washington, DC 20551.
    Proposal to approve under OMB delegated authority the extension for 
three years, without revision, of the following report:
    Report title: Reporting and Disclosure Requirements Associated with 
Regulation P.
    Agency form number: Reg P.
    OMB control number: 7100-0294.
    Frequency: Reporting, on occasion; and disclosure, annually.
    Reporters: State member banks, subsidiaries of state member banks, 
bank holding companies and their subsidiaries or affiliates, branches 
and agencies of foreign banks, commercial lending companies owned or 
controlled by foreign banks, corporations operating under section 25 or 
25A of the Federal Reserve Act, and customers of these financial 
institutions.
    Estimated annual number of institution respondents: Initial notice, 
185; annual notice and revised notice, 6,735; opt-out notice, 1,235.
    Estimated average time per response per institution: Initial 
notice, 80 hours; annual notice and revised notice, 8 hours; opt-out 
notice, 8 hours.
    Estimated subtotal annual burden hours for institutions: 78,560 
hours.
    Estimated annual number of consumer respondents: 442,225.
    Estimated average time per consumer response: 30 minutes.
    Estimated subtotal annual burden hours for consumers: 221,113 
hours.
    Estimated total annual burden hours: 299,673 hours.
    General description of report: This information collection is 
mandatory pursuant to section 504 of Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act (GLBA) (15 
U.S.C 6804). Since the Federal Reserve does not collect any 
information, no issue of confidentiality normally arises.
    Abstract: The information collection pursuant to Regulation P is 
triggered by the establishment of a relationship between a customer and 
a financial institution. The regulation ensures that financial 
institutions provide customers notice of the privacy policies and 
practices of financial institutions and a means to prevent the 
disclosure of nonpublic personal information, in certain circumstances. 
Where applicable, financial institutions are required to provide an 
initial notice and

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an annual notice of their privacy policies and practices, opt-out 
notices, and revised notices containing changes in policies and 
procedures.

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, May 14, 2009.
Jennifer J. Johnson,
Secretary of the Board.
[FR Doc. E9-11651 Filed 5-19-09; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 6210-01-P