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Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission to OMB for a New Collection; Comment Request

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National Credit Union Administration (NCUA).


Request for comment.


The NCUA intends to submit the following information collection to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and clearance under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (Pub. L. 104-13, 44 U.S.C. Chapter 35). This information collection is published to obtain comments from the public.


Comments will be accepted until December 5, 2003.


Interested parties are invited to submit written comments to NCUA Clearance Officer or OMB Reviewer listed below:

Clearance Officer: Mr. Neil McNamara (703) 518-6447, National Credit Union Administration, 1775 Duke Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22314-3428, Fax No. (703) 518-6489, E-mail:

OMB Reviewer: Mr. Joseph F. Lackey (202) 395-4741, Office of Management and Budget, Room 10226, New Executive Office Building, Washington, DC 20503.

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Copies of the information collection requests, with applicable supporting documentation, may be obtained by calling the NCUA Clearance Officer, Neil McNamara, (703) 518-6447.

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Proposal for the following new collection of information:

OMB Number: 3133-

Form Number: N/A.

Type of Review: New collection.

Title: 12 CFR 741.11 of NCUA's Rules and Regulations, Foreign Branching.

Description: Section 741.11 contains a provision that any insured credit union must apply for and receive approval from the regional director before establishing a credit union branch outside the United States unless the foreign branch is located on a United States military institution or embassy outside the United States. The application must include (1) a business plan, (2) written approval by the state supervisory agency if the applicant is a state-chartered credit union, and (3) documentation evidencing written permission from the host country to establish the branch that explicitly recognizes NCUA's authority to examine and take any enforcement actions, to include conservatorship and liquidation actions.

Estimated No. of Respondents/Recordkeepers: 10.

Estimated Burden Hours Per Response: 16 hours.

Frequency of Response: Reporting and other (one time only).

Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours: 160.

Estimated Total Annual Cost: $ 0.

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By the National Credit Union Administration Board on October 29, 2003.

Becky Baker,

Secretary of the Board.

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[FR Doc. 03-27771 Filed 11-4-03; 8:45 am]