Close
Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, Ensuring a safe and sound national banking 
        system for all Americans  
Home About OCC News and Issuances Publications Tools and Forms Topics

Corporate Applications and Other Requests:

December 2011

Vol. 24, No. 12

IN THIS ISSUE:

Interpretive Letters

Letter No. Topic
1134 (PDF) Letter addresses the applicability of accounting standards to lending limit participation relief. 08/02/2011

Approvals with conditions enforceable under 12 U.S.C. 1818

Letter No. Topic
1013 (PDF) Application by Sovereign Bank, Wilmington, Delaware, to convert from a federal savings bank to a national bank with the title of "Sovereign Bank, National Association" and retain all its branches and certain subsidiaries and investments, and to exercise fiduciary powers (Control Number 2011 NE 01 0005, 07-0043 & 12-0110), 11/08/2011

Final Enforcement Actions

Enclosed is a copy of the OCC's news release number 2011-150, announcing the availability of enforcement actions. Copies of the final actions are available by writing to the OCC, Communications Division, Mail Stop 2-3, Washington, D.C. 20219. You may also submit your request electronically through the OCC's online FOIA site, https://foia-pal.occ.gov/palMain.aspx or fax your request to (202)-874-5274. When ordering, specify the appropriate enforcement action number.

Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) Performance Evaluations

There is no CRA list this month, it will appear soon.

PLEASE NOTE:  Interpretive Letters and No-Objection Letters reflect the views of the Comptroller's legal staff.  Corporate Decisions, CRA Decisions and Conditional Approvals are from the office of Licensing Activities.  The Community Development Investment Letters are from the office of Community Affairs. The list of CRA Ratings is from the Communications Division.  For copies of the CRA evaluations, you may either contact the bank directly, or you may write to the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) in any of three ways: by mail to the OCC, Attn: Communications Division, Mail Stop 2-3, Washington, D.C.  20219; by fax to (202) 874-5274; or electronically at the OCC's online FOIA site, https://foia-pal.occ.gov/palMain.aspx . You may also write to the OCC for copies of enforcement actions and charters with standard conditions.

Members of the news media are encouraged to cite the letter number when reporting or summarizing documents from this package.  This helps us to process single requests based upon your citation in a timelier manner.

The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency publishes INTERPRETATIONS AND ACTIONS monthly.  Subscriptions are available at a rate of $200 per year by writing to the Comptroller of the Currency, ATTN: Financial Management, Accounts Receivable, Mail Stop FM-2, Washington, DC  20219.  Prepayment is requested.  Suggestions, comments or questions may be sent to Jacqueline J. England, Comptroller of the Currency, Communications Division, Mail Stop 2-3, Washington, DC  20219.