Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Bank Holding Companies, 63754 [E9-28976]

Download as PDF 63754 Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 232 / Friday, December 4, 2009 / Notices PUBLIC PARTICIPATION: The meeting will be open to public participation, and the last 10 minutes will be set aside for oral questions or comments. Members of the public may also file written statement(s) before or after the meeting. If you plan to attend, a photo ID must be presented at the guard’s desk as part of the clearance process into the building, and you may contact Susan Houser to be placed on an attendee list. If any person wishes auxiliary aids (such as a sign language interpreter) or other special accommodations, please contact, prior to December 5, 2009, Susan Houser, Room 1273, 811 Vermont Avenue, NW., Washington, DC 20571, Voice: (202) 565–3232 or TDD (202) 565–3377. FURTHER INFORMATION: For further information, contact Susan Houser, Room 1273, 811 Vermont Ave., NW., Washington, DC 20571, (202) 565–3232. Jonathan Cordone, Senior Vice President and General Counsel. [FR Doc. 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In order to increase the accessibility to Board meetings, persons requiring assistance should make arrangements in advance. The matters to be considered at the meeting are: AGENCY: mstockstill on DSKH9S0YB1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: Open Session A. Approval of Minutes • November 12, 2009. VerDate Nov<24>2008 17:26 Dec 03, 2009 Jkt 220001 B. New Business • Effective Interest Rates–12 CFR Part 617–Final Rule. • Farmer Mac Risk-Based Capital Stress Test, Version 4.0– 12 CFR Part 652–Proposed Rule. Closed Session* • Office of Secondary Market Oversight Quarterly Report. * Session Closed-Exempt pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 552b(c)(8) and (9). Dated: December 2, 2009. Roland E. Smith, Secretary, Farm Credit Administration Board. [FR Doc. E9–29111 Filed 12–2–09; 8:45 am] Officer) 33 Liberty Street, New York, New York 10045–0001: 1. First Niagara Financial Group, Inc., Buffalo, New York; to become a bank holding company by acquiring 100 percent of the voting shares of The Harleysville National Bank and Trust Company, and Harleysville National Corporation, both of Harleysville, Pennsylvania. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, December 1, 2009. Robert deV. Frierson, Deputy Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. E9–28976 Filed 12–3–09; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–S BILLING CODE 6705–01–P 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 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 http://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 December 28, 2009. A. Federal Reserve Bank of New York (Ivan Hurwitz, Bank Applications PO 00000 Frm 00039 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Indian Health Service Request for Public Comment: 60-Day Proposed Information Collection: Indian Health Service Medical Staff Credentials and Privileges Files Indian Health Service, HHS. Notice. 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[Federal Register Volume 74, Number 232 (Friday, December 4, 2009)]
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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 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 http://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 December 28, 2009.
    A. Federal Reserve Bank of New York (Ivan Hurwitz, Bank 
Applications Officer) 33 Liberty Street, New York, New York 10045-0001:
    1. First Niagara Financial Group, Inc., Buffalo, New York; to 
become a bank holding company by acquiring 100 percent of the voting 
shares of The Harleysville National Bank and Trust Company, and 
Harleysville National Corporation, both of Harleysville, Pennsylvania.

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, December 1, 
2009.
Robert deV. Frierson,
Deputy Secretary of the Board.
[FR Doc. E9-28976 Filed 12-3-09; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 6210-01-S