FDIC Advisory Committee of State Regulators; Notice of Establishment, 65979-65980 [2019-26013]

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Vizian, (Ex-Officio), Principal Deputy Assistant Administrator, Office of Mission Support Anahita Williamson, Director, Laboratory Services & Applied Science Division, Region 2 Dated: November 19, 2019. Donna J. Vizian, Principal Deputy Assistant Administrator, Office of Mission Support. [FR Doc. 2019–26035 Filed 11–29–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6560–50–P FEDERAL DEPOSIT INSURANCE CORPORATION FDIC Advisory Committee of State Regulators; Notice of Establishment Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC). ACTION: Notice of establishment of the FDIC Advisory Committee of State Regulators. AGENCY: The Chairman of the FDIC is establishing the FDIC Advisory Committee of State Regulators (the SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00015 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 65979 ACSR). The ASCR will provide advice and recommendations to the FDIC on a broad range of policy issues regarding the regulation of state-chartered financial institutions throughout the United States, including its territories. The ACSR will provide a forum where state regulators and the FDIC can discuss a variety of current and emerging issues that have potential implications regarding the regulation and supervision of state-chartered financial institutions. The ACSR is intended to facilitate regular discussion of: Safety and soundness and consumer protection issues; the creation of new banks; the protection of our nation’s financial system from risks such as cyber-attacks or money laundering; and other timely issues. The ACSR will serve solely in an advisory capacity and will have no final decision-making authority, nor will it have access to or discuss any non-public, confidential or institution-specific information. The Chairman certifies that the establishment of the ACSR is in the public interest in connection with the performance of duties imposed on the FDIC by law. ACSR members will not receive any compensation for their services other than reimbursement for reasonable travel expenses incurred to attend ACSR meetings. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Robert E. Feldman, Executive Secretary, FDIC, 550 17th Street NW, Washington, DC 20429; telephone (202) 898–7043. In accordance with the requirements of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), 5 U.S.C. App. 2, notice is hereby given that the Chairman of the FDIC intends to establish the FDIC ACSR. After consultation with the General Services Administration as required by section 9(a)(2) of FACA and 41 CFR 102–3.65, the Chairman of the FDIC certifies that she has determined that the establishment of the ACSR is in the public interest in connection with the performance of duties imposed on the FDIC by law. The ACSR will function solely as an advisory body, and in compliance with the provisions of FACA. To ensure relevant expertise on the ACSR, members of the ACSR should include regulators of state-chartered financial institutions from across the United States, including its territories, or other individuals with expertise in the regulation of state-chartered financial institutions. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Dated at Washington, DC, on November 26, 2019. E:\FR\FM\02DEN1.SGM 02DEN1 65980 Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 231 / Monday, December 2, 2019 / Notices Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation. Annmarie H. Boyd, Assistant Executive Secretary. [FR Doc. 2019–26013 Filed 11–29–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P FEDERAL FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS EXAMINATION COUNCIL [Docket No. AS19–10] Appraisal Subcommittee Notice of Meeting Appraisal Subcommittee of the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council. ACTION: Notice of special meeting. AGENCY: In accordance with Section 1104 (b) of Title XI of the Financial Institutions Reform, Recovery, and Enforcement Act of 1989, as amended, notice is hereby given that the Appraisal Subcommittee (ASC) will meet in open session for a Special Meeting: Location: Via teleconference. Date: December 12, 2019. Time: 11:00 a.m.. Status: Open. Action and Discussion Item ASC Grants Handbook Revised Delegations of Authority How To Attend and Observe This Special ASC Meeting If you would like to listen to this Meeting, we ask that you send an email to meetings@asc.gov by noon on December 11th and the dial-in information will be sent to you. The use of any audio tape recording device, or any other electronic or mechanical device designed for similar purposes is prohibited. Dated: November 26, 2019. Lori Schuster, Management and Program Analyst. [FR Doc. 2019–26045 Filed 11–29–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6700–01–P FEDERAL FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS EXAMINATION COUNCIL [Docket No. AS19–09] Appraisal Subcommittee; Notice of Termination of Residential Temporary Waiver Relief Appraisal Subcommittee of the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council. ACTION: Notice of termination of residential temporary waiver relief. jbell on DSKJLSW7X2PROD with NOTICES AGENCY: The Appraisal Subcommittee (ASC) of the Federal Financial SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:10 Nov 29, 2019 Jkt 250001 Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC) is providing notice of termination of temporary waiver relief of appraiser credentialing requirements for appraisals of federally related transactions (FRTs) under $500,000 for 1-to-4 family residential real estate transactions throughout the State of North Dakota which was granted by Order for a period of one year pursuant to section 1119(b) of Title XI of the Financial Institutions Reform, Recovery, and Enforcement Act of 1989, as amended (Title XI) and the rules promulgated thereunder. The Order provided that the temporary waiver for residential real estate transactions would terminate 60 days after the effective date of a final rule issued by the federal banking agencies increasing the appraisal exemption threshold limit for residential real estate transactions. The federal banking agencies issued a final rule that increased the appraisal exemption threshold for residential real estate transactions with an effective date of October 9, 2019. The Order specified that the temporary waiver for residential real estate transactions will terminate 60 days after the effective date of that rule, which will occur on December 8, 2019. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: James R. Park, Executive Director, at (202) 595–7575, or Alice M. Ritter, General Counsel, at (202) 595–7577, ASC, 1325 G Street NW, Suite 500, Washington, DC 20005. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Section 1119(b) of Title XI authorizes the ASC to waive, on a temporary basis and with concurrence of the FFIEC, ‘‘any requirement relating to certification or licensing of a person to perform appraisals under [Title XI]’’ upon ‘‘a written determination that there is a scarcity of certified or licensed appraisers to perform appraisals in connection with [FRTs] 1 in a State, or in any geographical political subdivision of a State, leading to significant delays in the performance of such appraisals.’’ 2 The ASC has promulgated regulations that set forth procedures 3 governing the processing of temporary waiver requests. On August 1, 2018, the Governor of North Dakota, the North Dakota Department of Financial Institutions, and the North Dakota Bankers Association (Requester) submitted a temporary waiver request to the ASC. 1 ‘‘Federally related transaction’’ (FRT) refers to any real estate related financial transaction which: (a) A federal financial institutions regulatory agency engages in, contracts for, or regulates; and (b) requires the services of an appraiser. (Title XI § 1121 (4), 12 U.S.C. 3350.) 2 12 U.S.C. 3348(b). 3 12 CFR part 1102, subpart A. PO 00000 Frm 00016 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 The Requester sought a temporary waiver of not less than five years of appraiser credentialing requirements for appraisals of FRTs under $500,000 for 1to-4 family residential real estate transactions and under $1,000,000 for agricultural and commercial real estate transactions throughout the State of North Dakota.4 On July 9, 2019, the ASC convened a Special Meeting to consider the request. Based on the information provided by the Requester, the North Dakota Real Estate Appraiser Qualifications and Ethics Board (Appraiser Board), and by the public through comment letter submissions, the ASC issued an Order approving a limited version of the waiver request.5 The Order, which was published in the Federal Register,6 in pertinent part included the following: • A temporary waiver of appraiser credentialing requirements for appraisals of FRTs under $500,000 for 1-to-4 family residential real estate transactions throughout the State of North Dakota for a period of one year, unless the federal banking agencies issue a rule increasing appraisal exemption threshold limits for residential real estate transactions, in which case the residential waiver will terminate 60 days after the effective date of that threshold increase. The federal banking agencies issued a final rule increasing the appraisal exemption threshold limits for residential real estate transactions with an effective date of October 9, 2019.7 The temporary waiver for residential real estate transactions terminates by its own terms 60 days after the effective date of that rule, which will occur on December 8, 2019. * * * * * By the Appraisal Subcommittee. Dated: November 26, 2019. Arthur Lindo, Chairman. [FR Doc. 2019–26030 Filed 11–29–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6700–01–P 4 On September 7, 2018, the ASC responded with a request for clarification and additional information, and on April 10, 2019, the Requester submitted an additional letter with a clarification of the request and additional information. 5 An approval of a temporary waiver by the ASC is subject to the approval of the FFIEC. (See 12 U.S.C. 3348(b); 12 CFR 1102.5.) On July 12, 2019, the FFIEC approved the temporary waiver granted by the ASC on July 9, 2019. 6 84 FR 38630 (Aug. 7, 2019). 7 84 FR 53579 (Oct. 8, 2019). E:\FR\FM\02DEN1.SGM 02DEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 84, Number 231 (Monday, December 2, 2019)]
[Notices]
[Pages 65979-65980]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2019-26013]


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FEDERAL DEPOSIT INSURANCE CORPORATION


FDIC Advisory Committee of State Regulators; Notice of 
Establishment

AGENCY: Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC).

ACTION: Notice of establishment of the FDIC Advisory Committee of State 
Regulators.

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SUMMARY: The Chairman of the FDIC is establishing the FDIC Advisory 
Committee of State Regulators (the ACSR). The ASCR will provide advice 
and recommendations to the FDIC on a broad range of policy issues 
regarding the regulation of state-chartered financial institutions 
throughout the United States, including its territories. The ACSR will 
provide a forum where state regulators and the FDIC can discuss a 
variety of current and emerging issues that have potential implications 
regarding the regulation and supervision of state-chartered financial 
institutions. The ACSR is intended to facilitate regular discussion of: 
Safety and soundness and consumer protection issues; the creation of 
new banks; the protection of our nation's financial system from risks 
such as cyber-attacks or money laundering; and other timely issues. The 
ACSR will serve solely in an advisory capacity and will have no final 
decision-making authority, nor will it have access to or discuss any 
non-public, confidential or institution-specific information. The 
Chairman certifies that the establishment of the ACSR is in the public 
interest in connection with the performance of duties imposed on the 
FDIC by law. ACSR members will not receive any compensation for their 
services other than reimbursement for reasonable travel expenses 
incurred to attend ACSR meetings.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Robert E. Feldman, Executive 
Secretary, FDIC, 550 17th Street NW, Washington, DC 20429; telephone 
(202) 898-7043.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: In accordance with the requirements of the 
Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), 5 U.S.C. App. 2, notice is 
hereby given that the Chairman of the FDIC intends to establish the 
FDIC ACSR. After consultation with the General Services Administration 
as required by section 9(a)(2) of FACA and 41 CFR 102-3.65, the 
Chairman of the FDIC certifies that she has determined that the 
establishment of the ACSR is in the public interest in connection with 
the performance of duties imposed on the FDIC by law. The ACSR will 
function solely as an advisory body, and in compliance with the 
provisions of FACA. To ensure relevant expertise on the ACSR, members 
of the ACSR should include regulators of state-chartered financial 
institutions from across the United States, including its territories, 
or other individuals with expertise in the regulation of state-
chartered financial institutions.

    Dated at Washington, DC, on November 26, 2019.


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Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation.
Annmarie H. Boyd,
Assistant Executive Secretary.
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