Notice and request for comments.
The Department of the Treasury, as part of its continuing effort Start Printed Page 16458to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to comment on proposed and continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104-13. Today, the Office of Thrift Supervision within the Department of the Treasury solicits comments on the Purchase of Branch Office(s) and/or Transfer of Assets/Liabilities.
Submit written comments on or before May 30, 2000.
Send comments to Manager, Dissemination Branch, Information Management and Services Division, Office of Thrift Supervision, 1700 G Street, NW., Washington, DC 20552, Attention 1550-0025. Hand deliver comments to the Public Reference Room, 1700 G Street, NW., lower level, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on business days. Send facsimile transmissions to FAX Number (202) 906-7755; or (202) 906-6956 (if comments are over 25 pages). Send e-mails to “firstname.lastname@example.org”, and include your name and telephone number. Interested persons may inspect comments at the Public Reference Room, 1700 G St. N.W., from 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. on business days.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Nadine Washington, Supervision, Office of Thrift Supervision, 1700 G Street, NW., Washington, DC 20552, (202) 906-6706.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
Title: Purchase of Branch Office(s) and/or Transfer of Assets/Liabilities.
OMB Number: 1550-0025.
Form Number: OTS Forms 1594, 1585, 1589.
Abstract: Information provided to OTS is evaluated to determine whether the proposed assumption of liabilities and/or transfer of assets transactions complies with applicable laws, regulations and policy, and will not have an adverse effect on the risk exposure to the insurance fund.
Current Actions: OTS proposes to renew this information collection without revision.
Type of Review: Renewal.
Affected Public: Business or For Profit.
Estimated Number of Respondents: 122.
Estimated Time Per Respondent: 1.1 hours.
Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 134 hours.
Request for Comments
The OTS will summarize comments submitted in response to this notice or will include these comments in its request for OMB approval. All comments will become a matter of public record. The OTS invites comment on: (a) Whether the collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information shall have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the burden of the collection of information; (c) ways to enhance the quality; (d) ways to minimize the burden of the collection of information on respondents, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology; and (e) estimates of capital or starting costs and costs of operation, maintenance, and purchase of services to provide information.Start Signature
Dated: March 22, 2000.
John E. Werner,
Director, Information & Management Services Division.
[FR Doc. 00-7603 Filed 3-27-00; 8:45 am]
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