The companies listed in this notice have given notice under section 4 of the Bank Holding Company Act (12 U.S.C. 1843) (BHC Act) and Regulation Y, (12 CFR Part 225) to engage de novo, or to acquire or control voting securities or assets of a company, including the companies listed below, that engages either directly or through a subsidiary or other company, in a nonbanking activity that is listed in § 225.28 of Regulation Y (12 CFR 225.28) or that the Board has determined by Order to be closely related to banking and permissible for bank holding companies. Unless otherwise noted, these activities will be conducted throughout the United States.
Each notice is available for inspection at the Federal Reserve Bank indicated. The notice also will be available for inspection at the offices of the Board of Governors. Interested persons may express their views in writing on the question whether the proposal complies with the standards of section 4 of the BHC Act. Additional information on all bank holding companies may be obtained from the National Information Center website at www.ffiec.gov/nic/.
Unless otherwise noted, comments regarding the applications must be received at the Reserve Bank indicated or the offices of the Board of Governors not later than April 7, 2000.
A. Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland (Paul Kaboth, Banking Supervision) 1455 East Sixth Street, Cleveland, Ohio 44101-2566:
1. BancFirst Ohio Corp., Zanesville, Ohio; to acquire Milton Federal Financial Corporation, West Milton, Ohio, and its subsidiary, Milton Federal Savings Bank, West Milton, Ohio, and thereby engage in permissible savings association activities, pursuant to § 225.28(b)(4) of Regulation Y. Applicant would merge Milton Federal Savings Bank, West Milton, Ohio, with and into the applicant's banking subsidiary, The First National Bank of Zanesville, Zanesville, Ohio.Start Signature
Robert deV. Frierson,
Associate Secretary of the Board.
[FR Doc. 00-6301 Filed 3-14-00; 8:45 am]
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