Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Bank Holding Companies, 62807 [2011-26156]

Download as PDF mstockstill on DSK4VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 196 / Tuesday, October 11, 2011 / Notices Report title: The Recordkeeping, Reporting and Disclosure Requirements in Connection with Regulation BB (Community Reinvestment Act (CRA)). Agency form number: Reg BB. OMB control number: 7100–0197. Frequency: Annually. Reporters: State member banks (SMBs). Annual reporting hours: 52,127 hours. Estimated average hours per response: Recordkeeping Requirement, small business and small farm loan register, 219 hours. Optional Recordkeeping Requirements, consumer loan data, 326 hours and other loan data, 25 hours. Reporting Requirements, assessment area delineation, 2 hours; small business and small farm loan data, 8 hours; community development loan data, 13 hours; and Home Mortgage Disclosure Act (HMDA) out of Metropolitan Statistical Areas (MSA) loan data, 253 hours. Optional Reporting Requirements, data on lending by a consortium or third party, 17 hours; affiliate lending data, 38 hours; strategic plan, 275 hours; and request for designation as a wholesale or limited purpose bank, 4 hours. Disclosure Requirement, public file, 10 hours. Number of respondents: Recordkeeping Requirement, small business and small farm loan register, 72. Optional Recordkeeping Requirements, consumer loan data, 24 and other loan data, 4. Reporting Requirements, assessment area delineation, 72; small business and small farm loan data, 72; community development loan data, 72; and HMDA out of MSA loan data, 72. Optional Reporting Requirements, data on lending by a consortium or third party, 6; affiliate lending data, 4; strategic plan, 1; and request for designation as a wholesale or limited purpose bank, 1. Disclosure Requirement, public file, 803. General description of report: This information collection is authorized by section 806 of the CRA which permits the board to issue regulations to carry out the purpose of CRA (12 U.S.C. 2905), Section 11 of the Federal Reserve Act (FRA), which permits the Board to require such statements as reports of SMBs as it deems necessary (12 U.S.C. 248(a)(1)), and section 9 of the FRA, which permits the Board to examine SMBs (12 U.S.C. 325). The requirements are generally mandatory, depending on bank size and other factors. The data that are reported to the Federal Reserve are not considered confidential. Abstract: This submission covers an extension of the Federal Reserve’s currently approved information collections in their CRA regulations (12 VerDate Mar<15>2010 20:47 Oct 07, 2011 Jkt 226001 CFR part 228). The submission involves no change to the regulation or to the information collection. The Federal Reserve System needs the information collected to fulfill their obligations under the CRA to evaluate and assign ratings to the performance of institutions in connection with helping to meet the credit needs of their communities, including low- and moderate-income neighborhoods, consistent with safe and sound banking practices. The Federal Reserve System uses the information in the examination process and in evaluating applications for mergers, branches, and certain other corporate activities. Financial institutions maintain and provide the information to the Federal Reserve System. Current Actions: On July 21, 2011, the Federal Reserve published a notice in the Federal Register (76 FR 43686) requesting public comment for 60 days on the extension, without revision, of the recordkeeping, reporting and disclosure requirements in connection with Regulation BB. The comment period for this notice expired on September 19, 2011. The Federal Reserve did not receive any comments. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, October 4, 2011. Jennifer J. Johnson, Secretary of the Board. 62807 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. 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 4, 2011. A. Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas (E. Ann Worthy, Vice President) 2200 North Pearl Street, Dallas, Texas 75201– 2272: 1. SHB Bancorp, Inc., Jonesville, Louisiana; to become a bank holding company by acquiring 100 percent of the voting shares of Southern Heritage Bank, Jonesville, Louisiana. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, October 5, 2011. Robert deV. Frierson, Deputy Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. 2011–26156 Filed 10–7–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Office of the Secretary [FR Doc. 2011–26085 Filed 10–7–11; 8:45 am] Findings of Research Misconduct BILLING CODE 6210–01–P AGENCY: ACTION: 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 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 PO 00000 Frm 00053 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Office of the Secretary, HHS. Notice. Notice is hereby given that the Office of Research Integrity (ORI) has taken final action in the following case: Shamarendra Sanyal, PhD Duke University: Based on an inquiry conducted by Duke University (Duke), admissions by the Respondent, and additional analysis conducted by ORI in its oversight review, ORI and Duke found that Dr. Shamarendra Sanyal, former postdoctoral scholar, Duke, engaged in research misconduct by falsifying data in a grant application submitted to the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Specifically, ORI found that the Respondent falsified Figure 2C of grant application 1 R01 HL107901–01, ‘‘Storeoperated calcium entry in airway inflammation,’’ by altering the gain settings in the instrument used to measure store-operated current (SOC) densities in a whole cell patch clamp experiment comparing Stim 1∂/¥ mouse airway cells and wild type mouse airway cells. Respondent also SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\11OCN1.SGM 11OCN1

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[Federal Register Volume 76, Number 196 (Tuesday, October 11, 2011)]
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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 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.
    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 4, 2011.
    A. Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas (E. Ann Worthy, Vice President) 
2200 North Pearl Street, Dallas, Texas 75201-2272:
    1. SHB Bancorp, Inc., Jonesville, Louisiana; to become a bank 
holding company by acquiring 100 percent of the voting shares of 
Southern Heritage Bank, Jonesville, Louisiana.

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, October 5, 
2011.
Robert deV. Frierson,
Deputy Secretary of the Board.
[FR Doc. 2011-26156 Filed 10-7-11; 8:45 am]
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