Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Bank Holding Companies, 3966-3967 [2015-01269]

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[FR Doc. 2015–01271 Filed 1–23–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6714–01–P FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM emcdonald on DSK67QTVN1PROD with NOTICES 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)). VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:48 Jan 23, 2015 Jkt 235001 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 February 10, 2015. A. Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis (Jacquelyn K. Brunmeier, Assistant Vice President) 90 Hennepin Avenue, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55480–0291: 1. Thomas Lee Loonan, Easton, Minnesota; to acquire voting shares of Easton Bancshares, Inc., and thereby PO 00000 Frm 00027 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Date closed 1/16/2015 indirectly acquire voting shares of State Bank of Easton, both in Easton, Minnesota. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, January 21, 2015. Michael J. Lewandowski, Associate Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. 2015–01270 Filed 1–23–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–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 E:\FR\FM\26JAN1.SGM 26JAN1 3967 Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 16 / Monday, January 26, 2015 / Notices 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 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 February 20, 2015. A. Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta (Chapelle Davis, Assistant Vice President) 1000 Peachtree Street NE., Atlanta, Georgia 30309: 1. Business First Bancshares, Inc., Baton Rouge, Louisiana; to merge with American Gateway Financial Corporation, Port Allen, Louisiana, and thereby indirectly acquire American Gateway Bank, Baton Rouge, Louisiana. B. Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago (Colette A. Fried, Assistant Vice President) 230 South LaSalle Street, Chicago, Illinois 60690–1414: 1. Central Bancshares, Inc., Muscatine, Iowa; to acquire 100 percent of the voting shares of Buffalo Prairie State Bank, Buffalo Prairie, Illinois, and simultaneously merge Buffalo Prairie State Bank with and into Central Bancshares, Inc.’s wholly-owned bank, Central State Bank, Muscatine, Iowa. Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, January 21, 2015. Michael J. Lewandowski, Associate Secretary of the Board. [FR Doc. 2015–01269 Filed 1–23–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6210–01–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Administration for Children and Families Proposed Information Collection Activity; Comment Request Proposed Projects Title: Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) Model Plan Application. OMB No.: 0970–0382. Sections 676 of the Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) Act requires States, including the District of Columbia and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, and U.S. territories applying for CSBG funds to submit an application and plan (Model Application Plan). 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ANNUAL BURDEN ESTIMATES Number of respondents Number of responses per respondent Average burden hours per response Total burden hours CSBG State Model Application Plan ............................................................... emcdonald on DSK67QTVN1PROD with NOTICES Instrument 56 1 10 560 Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 560. In compliance with the requirements of Section 506(c)(2)(A) of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Administration for Children and Families is soliciting public comment on the specific aspects of the information collection described above. Copies of the proposed collection of information can be obtained and comments may be forwarded by writing to the Administration for Children and Families, Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation, 370 L’Enfant Promenade SW., Washington, DC 20447, Attn: ACF Reports Clearance Officer. Email address: infocollection@ acf.hhs.gov. 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[Federal Register Volume 80, Number 16 (Monday, January 26, 2015)]
[Notices]
[Pages 3966-3967]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2015-01269]


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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

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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 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 February 20, 2015.
    A. Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta (Chapelle Davis, Assistant Vice 
President) 1000 Peachtree Street NE., Atlanta, Georgia 30309:
    1. Business First Bancshares, Inc., Baton Rouge, Louisiana; to 
merge with American Gateway Financial Corporation, Port Allen, 
Louisiana, and thereby indirectly acquire American Gateway Bank, Baton 
Rouge, Louisiana.
    B. Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago (Colette A. Fried, Assistant 
Vice President) 230 South LaSalle Street, Chicago, Illinois 60690-1414:
    1. Central Bancshares, Inc., Muscatine, Iowa; to acquire 100 
percent of the voting shares of Buffalo Prairie State Bank, Buffalo 
Prairie, Illinois, and simultaneously merge Buffalo Prairie State Bank 
with and into Central Bancshares, Inc.'s wholly-owned bank, Central 
State Bank, Muscatine, Iowa.

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, January 21, 
2015.
Michael J. Lewandowski,
Associate Secretary of the Board.
[FR Doc. 2015-01269 Filed 1-23-15; 8:45 am]
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