Change in Bank Control Notices; Acquisitions of Shares of a Bank or Bank Holding Company, 56074-56075 [2014-22209]

Download as PDF 56074 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 181 / Thursday, September 18, 2014 / Notices Dated: September 11, 2014. Kimberly D. Bose, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2014–22280 Filed 9–17–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P FEDERAL MINE SAFETY AND HEALTH REVIEW COMMISSION Sunshine Act Notice; Cancellation of Meeting Notice September 15, 2014. The following Commission meeting has been cancelled. No earlier announcement of the cancellation was possible. TIME AND DATE: 10:00 a.m., Thursday, September 18, 2014. PLACE: The Richard V. Backley Hearing Room, Room 511N, 1331 Pennsylvania Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20004 (entry from F Street entrance). STATUS: Open. MATTERS TO BE CONSIDERED: The Commission will consider and act upon the following in open session: Secretary of Labor v. State of Alaska, Department of Transportation, Docket No. WEST 2008–1490–M. (Issues include whether MSHA has regulatory jurisdiction over certain equipment because the process in question constitutes ‘‘milling.’’) Any person attending this meeting who requires special accessibility features and/or auxiliary aids, such as sign language interpreters, must inform the Commission in advance of those needs. Subject to 29 CFR 2706.150(a)(3) and 2706.160(d). CONTACT PERSON FOR MORE INFO: Emogene Johnson (202) 434–9935/(202) 708–9300 for TDD Relay/1–800–877– 8339 for toll free. BILLING CODE 6735–01–P FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Bank Holding Companies asabaliauskas on DSK5VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES [FR Doc. 2014–22267 Filed 9–17–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–P Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Bank Holding Companies [FR Doc. 2014–22346 Filed 9–16–14; 11:15 am] 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 17:27 Sep 17, 2014 Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, September 15, 2014. Michael J. Lewandowski, Associate Secretary of the Board. FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM Emogene Johnson, Administrative Assistant. VerDate Sep<11>2014 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 October 14, 2014. A. Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia (William Lang, Senior Vice President) 100 North 6th Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19105– 1521: 1. ESSA Bancorp, Inc., Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania; to convert from a savings and loan holding company to a bank holding company. ESSA Bancorp, Inc., controls ESSA Bank & Trust Company, Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania. Jkt 232001 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 PO 00000 Frm 00026 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 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 October 14, 2014. A. Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis (Yvonne Sparks, Community Development Officer), P.O. Box 442, St. Louis, Missouri 63166–2034: 1. Bank of the Ozarks, Inc., Little Rock, Arkansas; to merge with Intervest Bancshares Corporation, and thereby indirectly acquire Intervest National Bank, both in New York, New York. In connection with this application, Applicant also has applied to acquire to engage in lending activities, pursuant to section 225.28(b)(1). Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, September 15, 2014. Michael J. Lewandowski, Associate Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. 2014–22268 Filed 9–17–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–P FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM Change in Bank Control Notices; Acquisitions of Shares of a Bank or Bank Holding Company 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 shares of 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 offices 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 October 2, 2014. A. Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond (Adam M. Drimer, Assistant Vice E:\FR\FM\18SEN1.SGM 18SEN1 Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 181 / Thursday, September 18, 2014 / Notices President) 701 East Byrd Street, Richmond, Virginia 23261–4528: 1. Benjamin M. Susman, and Dixie L. Susman, both of Beckley, West Virginia, as members of the Susman family control group; to acquire voting shares of Mount Hope Bankshares, Inc., and thereby indirectly acquire voting shares of Bank of Mount Hope, Inc., both in Mount Hope, West Virginia. B. Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis (Yvonne Sparks, Community Development Officer) P.O. Box 442, St. Louis, Missouri 63166–2034: 1. Jeffrey Harris Lowrey MD, Millennium Trust Company LLC, custodian for Jeffrey Lowrey MD SEP IRA, both of Eads, Tennessee; Jennifer Lauren Watson, Louisville, Kentucky; John Allen Lowrey; James Richard Lowrey, and Nancy Kemp Lowrey, all of Fairborn, Ohio; as members of the Lowrey family control group, to acquire voting shares of Germantown Capital Corporation, Inc., and thereby indirectly acquire voting shares of First Capital Bank, both in Germantown, Tennessee. C. Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis (Jacquelyn K. Brunmeier, Assistant Vice President) 90 Hennepin Avenue, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55480–0291: 1. James C. Hays, Miami Beach, Florida, individually and as a member of a group acting in concert consisting of: Barlow Banking Corporation, Iowa Falls, Iowa; John R. Barlow, Mound, Minnesota; the John R. Barlow IRA, Mound, Minnesota; William L. Mershon, Miami Beach, Florida; Stephen T. Lerum, Hamel, Minnesota; and Howard B. Wenger, Iowa Falls, Iowa; to acquire voting shares of Northfield Bancshares, Inc., and thereby indirectly acquire voting shares of Community Resource Bank, both in Northfield, Minnesota. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, September 12, 2014. Michael J. Lewandowski, Associate Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. 2014–22209 Filed 9–17–14; 8:45 am] Internal Control in the Federal Government, known as the ‘‘Green Book,’’ under the authority provided in 31 U.S.C. 3512 (c), (d), commonly known as the Federal Managers’ Financial Integrity Act (FMFIA). To help ensure that the standards continue to meet the needs of government managers and the audit community it serves, the Comptroller General of the United States established the Green Book Advisory Council to provide input on revisions to the ‘‘Green Book.’’ This 2014 revision of the standards includes the Advisory Council’s input regarding the changes. It also includes input from public comments received on the proposed revisions in the 2013 exposure draft. The changes contained in the 2014 revision to the Standards for Internal Control in the Federal Government reflect major developments in the accountability and financial management profession and emphasize specific considerations applicable to the government environment. The 2014 revision to Standards for Internal Control in the Federal Government is available in electronic format for download from GAO’s Web page at www.gao.gov using GAO–14– 704G as a report number. It will also be available for sale in hardcopy from the Government Printing Office in the near future at http://bookstore.gpo.gov or other GPO locations listed there. GAO– 14–704G may be used to find its GPO stock number and ISBN. DATES: The 2014 revision will be effective beginning with fiscal year 2016 and the FMFIA reports covering that year. Management, at their discretion, may elect to adopt the 2014 Green Book early. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: For information on the Standards for Internal Control in the Federal Government, please submit questions electronically to GreenBook@gao.gov or telephonically to 202–512–9535. Authority: 31 U.S.C. 3512(c), (d). BILLING CODE 6210–01–P Steven J. Sebastian, Managing Director, Financial Management and Assurance, U.S. Government Accountability Office. GOVERNMENT ACCOUNTABILITY OFFICE [FR Doc. 2014–22188 Filed 9–17–14; 8:45 am] asabaliauskas on DSK5VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES [GAO–14–704G] BILLING CODE 1610–02–P 2014 Revision—Standards for Internal Control in the Federal Government U.S. Government Accountability Office. ACTION: Notice of document availability. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES The US Government Accountability Office (GAO) has issued its 2014 revision to the Standards for Findings of Research Misconduct AGENCY: SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:27 Sep 17, 2014 Jkt 232001 Office of the Secretary AGENCY: PO 00000 Office of the Secretary, HHS. Frm 00027 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 ACTION: 56075 Notice. Notice is hereby given that the Office of Research Integrity (ORI) has taken final action in the following case: Takao Takahashi, M.D., Ph.D., University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center: Based on the report of an investigation conducted by the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center (UT Southwestern) and analysis conducted by ORI in its oversight review, ORI found that Dr. Takao Takahashi, currently a faculty member in the Department of Surgical Oncology, Gifu University, Graduate School of Medicine, Gifu, Japan, and formerly a Visiting Scientist in the Hamon Center for Therapeutic Oncology Research, UT Southwestern, engaged in research misconduct in research supported by National Cancer Institute (NCI), National Institutes of Health (NIH), grant U01 CA084971. ORI found that Respondent knowingly, intentionally, and recklessly falsified data reported in four (4) publications: • Takahashi, T., Shivapurkar, N., Reddy, J., Shigematsu, H., Miyajima, K., Suzuki, M., Toyooka, S., ¨ ¨ Zochbauer-Mueller, S., Drach, J., Parikh, G., Zheng, Y., Feng, Z., Kroft, S.H., Timmons, C., McKenna, R.W., & Gazdar, A.F. ‘‘DNA methylation profiles of lymphoid and hematopoietic malignancies.’’ Clin Cancer Res. 10(9):2928–35, 2004 May 1 (hereafter referred to as ‘‘CCR 2004’’); Retraction in: Clin Cancer Res. 19(1):307, 2013 Jan 1 • Takahashi, T., Suzuki, M., Shigematsu, H., Shivapurkar, N., Echebiri, C., Nomura, M., Stastny, V., Augustus, M., Wu, C.W., Wistuba, I.I., Meltzer, S.J., & Gazdar, A.F. ‘‘Aberrant methylation of Reprimo n human malignancies.’’ Int J Cancer 115(4):503–10, 2005 Jul 1 (hereafter referred to as ‘‘IJC 2005’’); Retraction in: Int J. 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[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 181 (Thursday, September 18, 2014)]
[Notices]
[Pages 56074-56075]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2014-22209]


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FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM


Change in Bank Control Notices; Acquisitions of Shares of a Bank 
or Bank Holding Company

    The notificants listed below have applied under the Change in Bank 
Control Act (12 U.S.C. 1817(j)) and Sec.  225.41 of the Board's 
Regulation Y (12 CFR 225.41) to acquire shares of 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 offices 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 October 2, 2014.
    A. Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond (Adam M. Drimer, Assistant Vice

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President) 701 East Byrd Street, Richmond, Virginia 23261-4528:
    1. Benjamin M. Susman, and Dixie L. Susman, both of Beckley, West 
Virginia, as members of the Susman family control group; to acquire 
voting shares of Mount Hope Bankshares, Inc., and thereby indirectly 
acquire voting shares of Bank of Mount Hope, Inc., both in Mount Hope, 
West Virginia.
    B. Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis (Yvonne Sparks, Community 
Development Officer) P.O. Box 442, St. Louis, Missouri 63166-2034:
    1. Jeffrey Harris Lowrey MD, Millennium Trust Company LLC, 
custodian for Jeffrey Lowrey MD SEP IRA, both of Eads, Tennessee; 
Jennifer Lauren Watson, Louisville, Kentucky; John Allen Lowrey; James 
Richard Lowrey, and Nancy Kemp Lowrey, all of Fairborn, Ohio; as 
members of the Lowrey family control group, to acquire voting shares of 
Germantown Capital Corporation, Inc., and thereby indirectly acquire 
voting shares of First Capital Bank, both in Germantown, Tennessee.
    C. Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis (Jacquelyn K. Brunmeier, 
Assistant Vice President) 90 Hennepin Avenue, Minneapolis, Minnesota 
55480-0291:
    1. James C. Hays, Miami Beach, Florida, individually and as a 
member of a group acting in concert consisting of: Barlow Banking 
Corporation, Iowa Falls, Iowa; John R. Barlow, Mound, Minnesota; the 
John R. Barlow IRA, Mound, Minnesota; William L. Mershon, Miami Beach, 
Florida; Stephen T. Lerum, Hamel, Minnesota; and Howard B. Wenger, Iowa 
Falls, Iowa; to acquire voting shares of Northfield Bancshares, Inc., 
and thereby indirectly acquire voting shares of Community Resource 
Bank, both in Northfield, Minnesota.

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, September 12, 
2014.
Michael J. Lewandowski,
Associate Secretary of the Board.
[FR Doc. 2014-22209 Filed 9-17-14; 8:45 am]
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