Interpretations and Actions: December 1996

Vol. 9, No. 12

PLEASE NOTE: Interpretive Letters and No Objection Letters reflect the views of the Comptroller's legal staff. Corporate Decisions and Decisions (CRA) are from the office of Bank Organization and Structure. The list of CRA Ratings is from the Communications Division. Copies of documents not available electronically should be requested by Email or by postal mail from the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, Attn: Communications, Washington, D.C. 20219.

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NOTICE: Conditional Approval 220 was included in the November issue as Corporate Decision 96-64 and Conditional Approval 220. Only the Conditional Approval citation is correct, and is repeated here for reference. Corporate Decision 96-64 is as listed below.

Corporate Decisions

Approvals with Conditions Enforceable under 12 U.S.C. 1818

Final Enforcement Actions

Enclosed is a copy of the OCC's news release number 96-144, announcing the availability of enforcement actions. Copies of the final actions are available by writing to the Communications Division, OCC, Washington, D.C. 20219. When ordering, specify the appropriate Enforcement Action Number.

Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) Performance Evaluations

Enclosed is a list of CRA performance evaluations that became public during the period of November 15, 1996 through December 14, 1996.

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