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Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 238 / Monday, December 12, 2011 / Notices absence of financial conflicts of interest; (d) absence of an appearance of a lack of impartiality; (e) skills working on committees and advisory panels; and (f) background and experiences that would contribute to the diversity of viewpoints on the committee, e.g., geographic, economic, social, cultural, educational backgrounds, and professional affiliations. The BOSC Staff Office’s evaluation of an absence of financial conflicts of interest will include a review of the ‘‘Confidential Financial Disclosure Form for Special Government Employees Serving on Federal Advisory Committees at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’’ (EPA Form 3110– 48). This confidential form allows Government Officials to determine whether there is a statutory conflict between that person’s public responsibilities (which includes membership on an EPA Federal advisory committee) and private interests and activities, or the appearance of a lack of impartiality, as defined by Federal regulation. The form may be viewed and downloaded from the following URL address, http:// www.epa.gov/osp/bosc/pdf/EPA_3110– 48.pdf. Dated: November 29, 2011. Fred Hauchman, Director, Office of Science Policy. [FR Doc. 2011–31816 Filed 12–9–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6560–50–P EXPORT-IMPORT BANK OF THE UNITED STATES Sunshine Act Meeting ACTION: Notice of a Partially Open Meeting of the Board of Directors of the Export-Import Bank of the United States. Friday, December 9, 2011 at 9:30 a.m. The meeting will be held at Ex-Im Bank in Room 1143, 811 Vermont Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20571. TIME AND PLACE: jlentini on DSK4TPTVN1PROD with NOTICES OPEN AGENDA ITEM: Item No. 1: Ex-Im Bank Advisory Committee for 2012 (Additional Members). PUBLIC PARTICIPATION: The meeting will be open to public observation for Item No. 1 only. FURTHER INFORMATION: For further information, contact: Office of the Secretary, 811 Vermont Avenue NW., VerDate Mar<15>2010 19:28 Dec 09, 2011 Jkt 226001 Washington, DC 20571 (Number (202) 565–3336). Lisa V. Terry, Assistant General Counsel (Acting). [FR Doc. 2011–31546 Filed 12–9–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6690–01–M FEDERAL DEPOSIT INSURANCE CORPORATION Designated Reserve Ratio for 2012 AGENCY: Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC). ACTION: Notice of Designated Reserve Ratio for 2012. Pursuant to the Federal Deposit Insurance Act, the Board of Directors of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation designates that the Designated Reserve Ratio (DRR) for the Deposit Insurance Fund shall remain at 2 percent for 2012.1 The Board is publishing this notice as required by section 7(b)(3)(A)(i) of the Federal Deposit Insurance Act (12 U.S.C. 1817(b)(3)(A)(i)). FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Munsell St. Clair, Chief, Banking and Regulatory Policy Section, Division of Insurance and Research, (202) 898– 8967; Matthew Green, Chief, Fund Analysis and Pricing Section, Division of Insurance and Research, (202) 898– 3670; or, Christopher Bellotto, Counsel, Legal Division, (202) 898–3801. 77229 Draft Advisory Opinion 2011–22: Virginia Poultry Growers Cooperative, Inc. Election of Officers. Future Meeting Dates. Management and Administrative Matters. Individuals who plan to attend and require special assistance, such as sign language interpretation or other reasonable accommodations, should contact Shawn Woodhead Werth, Secretary and Clerk, at (202) 694–1040, at least 72 hours prior to the hearing date. PERSON TO CONTACT FOR INFORMATION: Judith Ingram, Press Officer. Telephone: (202) 694–1220. Shawn Woodhead Werth, Secretary of the Commission. [FR Doc. 2011–31950 Filed 12–8–11; 4:15 pm] BILLING CODE 6715–01–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 Dated at Washington, DC this 7th day of the power to vote shares of a bank or December, 2011. bank holding company and all of the By order of the Board of Directors. banks and nonbanking companies Robert E. Feldman, owned by the bank holding company, Executive Secretary. including the companies listed below. The applications listed below, as well [FR Doc. 2011–31785 Filed 12–9–11; 8:45 am] as other related filings required by the BILLING CODE 6714–01–P Board, are available for immediate inspection at the Federal Reserve Bank indicated. The application also will be FEDERAL ELECTION COMMISSION available for inspection at the offices of the Board of Governors. Interested Sunshine Act Notice persons may express their views in writing on the standards enumerated in AGENCY: Federal Election Commission. the BHC Act (12 U.S.C. 1842(c)). If the DATE & TIME: Thursday, December 15, proposal also involves the acquisition of 2011 at 10 a.m. a nonbanking company, the review also PLACE: 999 E Street NW., Washington, includes whether the acquisition of the DC (Ninth Floor). nonbanking company complies with the STATUS: This meeting will be open to the standards in section 4 of the BHC Act public. (12 U.S.C. 1843). Unless otherwise noted, nonbanking activities will be Items To Be Discussed conducted throughout the United States. Correction and Approval of the Minutes Unless otherwise noted, comments for the Meeting of December 1, 2011. regarding each of these applications must be received at the Reserve Bank 1 Section 327.4(g) of the FDIC’s regulations sets indicated or the offices of the Board of forth the DRR. There is no need to amend this Governors not later than. January 6, provision, because the DRR for 2012 is the same as the current DRR. 2012. PO 00000 Frm 00027 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 E:\FR\FM\12DEN1.SGM 12DEN1 77230 Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 238 / Monday, December 12, 2011 / Notices A. Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta (Chapelle Davis, Assistant Vice President) 1000 Peachtree Street, NE., Atlanta, Georgia 30309: 1. 1st United Bancorp, Boca Raton, Florida; to merge with Anderen Financial, Inc., and thereby directly acquire its subsidiary, Anderen Bank, both in Palm Harbor, Florida. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System. Dated: December 7, 2011. Robert deV. Frierson, Deputy Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. 2011–31754 Filed 12–9–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–P 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. 2011–31370) published on page 76413 of the issue for Wednesday, December 7, 2011. Under the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland heading, the entry for Park National Corporation, Newark, Ohio, is revised to read as follows: A. Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland (Nadine Wallman, Vice President) 1455 East Sixth Street, Cleveland, Ohio 44101–2566: 1. Park National Corporation, Newark, Ohio; to engage through its subsidiary, SE Property Holdings, LLC, Newark, Ohio, in credit extending activities, pursuant to section 225.28(b)(1) of Regulation Y. Comments on this application must be received by December 22, 2011. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, December 7, 2011. Robert deV. Frierson, Deputy Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. 2011–31755 Filed 12–9–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–P FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; Comment Request Federal Trade Commission. Notice. jlentini on DSK4TPTVN1PROD with NOTICES AGENCY: ACTION: SUMMARY: The information collection requirements described below will be submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (‘‘OMB’’) for review, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act (‘‘PRA’’). The FTC is seeking public VerDate Mar<15>2010 15:55 Dec 09, 2011 Jkt 226001 comments on its proposal to extend through March 31, 2015, the current PRA clearances for information collection requirements contained in four product labeling rules enforced by the Commission. Those clearances expire on March 31, 2012. DATES: Comments must be received by February 10, 2012. ADDRESSES: Interested parties may file a comment online or on paper, by following the instructions in the Request for Comment part of the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section below. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Requests for additional information or copies of the proposed information requirements should be addressed to Robert M. Frisby, (202) 326–2098, or Lemuel Dowdy, (202) 326–2981, Attorneys, Division of Enforcement, Bureau of Consumer Protection, 600 Pennsylvania Ave. NW., Washington, DC 20580. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Proposed Information Collection Activities Under the Paperwork Reduction Act (‘‘PRA’’), 44 U.S.C. 3501–3520, federal agencies must get OMB approval for each collection of information they conduct, sponsor, or require. ‘‘Collection of information’’ means agency requests or requirements to submit reports, keep records, or provide information to a third party. 44 U.S.C. 3502(3); 5 CFR 1320.3(c). As required by section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the PRA, the FTC is providing this opportunity for public comment before requesting that OMB extend the existing PRA clearance for the information collection requirements associated with the Commission’s rules and regulations under the Fur Products Labeling Act (‘‘Fur Rules’’), 16 CFR Part 301 (OMB Control Number 3084–0099); 1 rules and regulations under the Wool Products Labeling Act of 1939 (‘‘Wool Rules’’), 16 CFR part 300 (OMB Control Number 3084–0100); 2 rules and regulations under the Textile Fiber Products Identification Act (‘‘Textile Rules’’), 16 CFR part 303 (OMB Control Number 3084–0101); 3 and the Care Labeling of Textile Wearing Apparel and Certain Piece Goods As Amended (‘‘Care 1 The Commission issues the Fur Rules to implement the Fur Products Labeling Act, 15 U.S.C. 69 et seq. 2 The Commission issues the Wool Rules to implement the Wool Products Labeling Act of 1939, 15 U.S.C. 68 et seq. 3 The Commission issues the Textile Rules to implement the Textile Fiber Products Identification Act, 15 U.S.C. 70 et seq. PO 00000 Frm 00028 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Labeling Rule’’), 16 CFR part 423 (OMB Control Number 3084–0103). The FTC invites comments on: (1) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; (2) the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (3) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (4) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond.4 All comments must be received on or before February 10, 2012. Burden Estimates Staff’s burden estimates for the four rules in question are based on data from the Department of Commerce’s Bureau of the Census, the International Trade Commission, the Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics (‘‘BLS’’), and data or other input from industry sources. The relevant information collection requirements in these rules and staff’s corresponding burden estimates follow. The estimates address the number of hours needed and the labor costs incurred to comply with the requirements. 1. Fur Rules (OMB Control Number: 3084–0099) The Fur Products Labeling Act (‘‘Fur Act’’) 5 prohibits the misbranding and false advertising of fur products. The Fur Rules establish disclosure requirements that assist consumers in making informed purchasing decisions, and recordkeeping requirements that assist the Commission in enforcing the Rules. The Rules also provide a 4 As part of its regulatory review program, the Commission is currently reviewing the Care Labeling Rule as well as the Fur and Textile Rules. See Federal Trade Commission: Care Labeling of Textile Wearing Apparel and Certain Piece Goods as Amended: Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking; Request for Public Comment, 76 FR 41148 (Jul. 13, 2011); Federal Trade Commission: Rules and Regulations Under the Fur Products Labeling Act: Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking: Request for Comment, 76 FR 13550 (Mar. 14, 2011); and Federal Trade Commission: Rules and Regulations Under the Textile Fiber Products Identification Act: Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking; Request for Public Comment, 76 FR 68690 (Nov. 7, 2011). The Commission also announced that this year it plans to initiate a review of the Wool Rules. Federal Trade Commission: Notice Announcing Ten-year Regulatory Review Schedule and Request for Public Comment on the Federal Trade Commission’s Regulatory Review Program, 76 FR 41150 (Jul. 13, 2011). 5 15 U.S.C. 69 et seq. E:\FR\FM\12DEN1.SGM 12DEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 76, Number 238 (Monday, December 12, 2011)]
[Notices]
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[FR Doc No: 2011-31754]


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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. January 6, 2012.

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    A. Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta (Chapelle Davis, Assistant Vice 
President) 1000 Peachtree Street, NE., Atlanta, Georgia 30309:
    1. 1st United Bancorp, Boca Raton, Florida; to merge with Anderen 
Financial, Inc., and thereby directly acquire its subsidiary, Anderen 
Bank, both in Palm Harbor, Florida.

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System.

    Dated: December 7, 2011.
Robert deV. Frierson,
Deputy Secretary of the Board.
[FR Doc. 2011-31754 Filed 12-9-11; 8:45 am]
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