Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Savings and Loan Holding Companies, 18028-18029 [2014-07077]

Download as PDF 18028 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 61 / Monday, March 31, 2014 / Notices FEDERAL FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS EXAMINATION COUNCIL [Docket No. AS14–03] Meeting of the Appraisal Subcommittee Advisory Committee for Development of Regulations Appraisal Subcommittee of the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council. ACTION: Notice of open meeting. AGENCY: The Appraisal Subcommittee Advisory Committee for Development of Regulations (ASCAC or Committee) will meet in open session on Wednesday, April 16, 2014 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Thursday, April 17, 2014 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. All times are in the Eastern time zone. The primary purposes of this meeting are to approve the ASCAC Bylaws, set Committee objectives and priorities, discuss the reporting timeline for reporting to the Appraisal Subcommittee (ASC), and potential sanctions. The final agenda will be posted on the ASC Web site at https://www.asc.gov. DATES: ASCAC will meet on Wednesday, April 16, 2014 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Thursday, April 17, 2014 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. All times are in the Eastern time zone. The meeting will be open to the public. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, 400 7th Street SW., Washington, DC 20219. Please note admittance instructions under the SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section of this notice. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Lori Schuster, Designated Federal Officer, Appraisal Subcommittee, 1401 H Street NW., Suite 760, Washington, DC 20005; telephone 202–595–7578; or via email at Lori@asc.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Background: The Committee was established in accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act, as amended, 5. U.S.C. App. The Committee is composed of seventeen members nominated by the ASC Executive Director and approved by the Chairman of the ASC in consultation with ASC members. ASCAC members will represent a balance of expertise across the broad range of industry participants, including appraisers, lenders, consumer advocates, real estate agents, and government agencies. All ASCAC members will have extensive experience concerning the appraiser regulatory framework for federally related transactions. tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 18:10 Mar 28, 2014 Jkt 232001 The ASC oversees the real estate appraisal process as it relates to federally related transactions as defined in Title XI of the Financial Institutions Reform, Recovery and Enforcement Act of 1989. The 2010 Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act included amendments to Title XI and expanded the ASC’s authority to include rulemaking authority in four areas: (1) Temporary practice; (2) national registries; (3) information sharing; and (4) enforcement. The ASC is primarily seeking independent advice from ASCAC concerning sanctions ASCAC deems advisable for purposes of enforcement of regulations promulgated by the ASC to State appraiser regulatory programs. Procedures for Attendance and Public Comment: Persons wishing to attend the meeting must notify Ms. Lori Schuster via email at Lori@asc.gov or phone at (202) 595–7578 by 5:00 p.m. Eastern time, Monday, April 14, 2014, in order to attend. As the meeting will be held at the OCC, attendees must have a valid government-issued photo ID and must agree to submit to reasonable security measures. Please allow ample time for security screening. There will be a public comment period, not to exceed thirty minutes, the morning of April 16, 2014. The public comment period is not intended to be a Q&A session. To register to comment, please contact Ms. Lori Schuster at Lori@asc.gov or 202–595–7578. Registered speakers/organizations will be allowed a maximum of 5 minutes each and will need to provide written copies of their presentations. Requests to comment at the meeting must be received by 5:00 p.m. Eastern time on April 10, 2014. Written comments also may be provided to Ms. Lori Schuster at Lori@asc.gov until 5:00 p.m. Eastern time, Thursday, April 10, 2014. 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 will also 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 April 23, 2014. A. Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis (Yvonne Sparks, Community Development Officer) P.O. Box 442, St. Louis, Missouri 63166–2034: 1. Jamesmark Bancshares, Inc., Springfield, Missouri; to acquire 80 percent or more of the voting shares of Bank of Ash Grove, Ash Grove, Missouri. 2. United Holding Company Inc., Springdale, Arkansas; to become a bank holding company by converting its subsidiary bank, United Bank, Springdale, Arkansas, from a federal savings bank to a state-charted bank. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, March 26, 2014. Michael J. Lewandowski, Assistant Secretary of the Board. Dated: March 25, 2014. James R. Park, Executive Director. [FR Doc. 2014–07076 Filed 3–28–14; 8:45 am] [FR Doc. 2014–07071 Filed 3–28–14; 8:45 am] FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM BILLING CODE 6210–01–P BILLING CODE 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 PO 00000 Frm 00025 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Savings and Loan Holding Companies The companies listed in this notice have applied to the Board for approval, pursuant to the Home Owners’ Loan Act (12 U.S.C. 1461 et seq.) (HOLA), Regulation LL (12 CFR part 238), and Regulation MM (12 CFR part 239), and all other applicable statutes and regulations to become a savings and loan holding company and/or to acquire the assets or the ownership of, control E:\FR\FM\31MRN1.SGM 31MRN1 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 61 / Monday, March 31, 2014 / Notices of, or the power to vote shares of a savings association and nonbanking companies owned by the savings and loan 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 HOLA (12 U.S.C. 1467a(e)). 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 10(c)(4)(B) of the HOLA (12 U.S.C. 1467a(c)(4)(B)). 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 April 23, 2014. A. Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia (William Lang, Senior Vice President) 100 North 6th Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19105– 1521: 1. Kearny MHC and Kearny Financial Corporation, both of Kearny, New Jersey; to acquire 100 percent of Atlas Bank, Brooklyn, New York, and merge it with and into Kearny Federal Savings Bank, Kearny, New Jersey. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, March 26, 2014. Michael J. Lewandowski, Assistant Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. 2014–07077 Filed 3–28–14; 8:45 am] with the Green Book Advisory Council (GBAC) prior to the release of the revised Green Book. The Comptroller General established the GBAC to provide input and recommendations to the Comptroller General on revisions to the Green Book. The purpose of the meeting is to discuss comments GAO received on the Green Book exposure draft (FR 52532) and proposed revisions to the Green Book in response to the comments. The meeting will be held on Wednesday, May 21, 2014, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the U.S. Government Accountability Office, 441 G St. NW., Washington, DC 20548, in the 7th floor Staats Briefing Room, Room 7C13. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For information on the Green Book Advisory Council and the Standards for Internal Control in the Federal Government, please contact Kristen Kociolek, Assistant Director, Financial Management and Assurance, telephone 202–512–2989, 441 G Street NW., Washington, DC 20548–0001. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Members of the public will be provided an opportunity to address the Council with a brief (five-minute) presentation in the afternoon on matters directly related to the proposed update and revision. Any interested person who plans to attend the meeting as an observer must contact Kristen Kociolek prior to Friday, May 16, 2014. A form of picture identification must be presented to the GAO Security Desk on the day of the meeting to obtain access to the GAO building. Please enter the building at the G Street entrance. DATES: Authority: 31 U.S.C. 3512 (c), (d). BILLING CODE 6210–01–P James Dalkin, Director, Financial Management and Assurance, U.S. Government Accountability Office. GOVERNMENT ACCOUNTABILITY OFFICE Advisory Council on the Standards for Internal Control in the Federal Government; Meeting [FR Doc. 2014–07063 Filed 3–28–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 1610–02–P U.S. Government Accountability Office. ACTION: Notice of meeting. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES The U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) is completing the revision of the Standards for Internal Control in the Federal Government ‘‘Green Book’’ under our authority in 31 U.S.C. 3512 (c), (d) (commonly known as the Federal Managers’ Financial Integrity Act). As part of the revision process, GAO has established and is holding a meeting Meeting of the National Biodefense Science Board AGENCY: tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 18:10 Mar 28, 2014 Jkt 232001 Office of the Secretary, Department of Health and Human Services. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: As stipulated by the Federal Advisory Committee Act, the Department of Health and Human SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00026 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 18029 Services (HHS) is hereby giving notice that the National Biodefense Science Board (NBSB) will be holding a public teleconference. The meeting is open to the public. DATES: The NBSB will hold a public meeting on April 23, 2014, tentatively, from 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET. The agenda is subject to change as priorities dictate. ADDRESSES: Individuals who wish to participate should send an email to NBSB@HHS.GOV with ‘‘NBSB Registration’’ in the subject line. The meeting will occur by teleconference. To attend via teleconference and for further instructions, please visit the NBSB Web site at WWW.PHE.GOV/ NBSB. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: The National Biodefense Science Board mailbox: NBSB@HHS.GOV. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Pursuant to section 319M of the Public Health Service Act (42 U.S.C. 247d–7f) and section 222 of the Public Health Service Act (42 U.S.C. 217a), the Department of Health and Human Services established the National Biodefense Science Board. The NBSB shall provide expert advice and guidance to the Secretary on scientific, technical, and other matters of special interest to the Department of Health and Human Services regarding current and future chemical, biological, nuclear, and radiological agents, whether naturally occurring, accidental, or deliberate. The NBSB may also provide advice and guidance to the Secretary and/or the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR) on other matters related to public health emergency preparedness and response. Background: This public meeting via teleconference will be dedicated to the NBSB’s deliberation and vote on the findings from the NBSB’s Community Health Resilience Working Group. Subsequent agenda topics will be added as priorities dictate. Any additional agenda topics will be available on the NBSB’ April 23, 2014, meeting Web page, available at WWW.PHE.GOV/ NBSB. Availability of Materials: The meeting agenda and materials will be posted prior to the meeting on the April meeting Web page at WWW.PHE.GOV/ NBSB. Procedures for Providing Public Input: Members of the public are invited to attend by teleconference via a toll-free call-in phone number which is available on the NBSB Web site at WWW.PHE.GOV/NBSB. All members of the public are encouraged to provide written comment to the NBSB. All written comments must be received E:\FR\FM\31MRN1.SGM 31MRN1

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[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 61 (Monday, March 31, 2014)]
[Notices]
[Pages 18028-18029]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2014-07077]


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FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM


Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Savings and Loan 
Holding Companies

    The companies listed in this notice have applied to the Board for 
approval, pursuant to the Home Owners' Loan Act (12 U.S.C. 1461 et 
seq.) (HOLA), Regulation LL (12 CFR part 238), and Regulation MM (12 
CFR part 239), and all other applicable statutes and regulations to 
become a savings and loan holding company and/or to acquire the assets 
or the ownership of, control

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of, or the power to vote shares of a savings association and nonbanking 
companies owned by the savings and loan 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 HOLA (12 U.S.C. 1467a(e)). 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 10(c)(4)(B) of the HOLA (12 U.S.C. 1467a(c)(4)(B)). 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 April 23, 2014.
    A. Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia (William Lang, Senior Vice 
President) 100 North 6th Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19105-1521:
    1. Kearny MHC and Kearny Financial Corporation, both of Kearny, New 
Jersey; to acquire 100 percent of Atlas Bank, Brooklyn, New York, and 
merge it with and into Kearny Federal Savings Bank, Kearny, New Jersey.

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, March 26, 
2014.
Michael J. Lewandowski,
Assistant Secretary of the Board.
[FR Doc. 2014-07077 Filed 3-28-14; 8:45 am]
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