Applications Bulletin

District 9
Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis

Instructions for commenting on applications

Filings received during the week ending July 28, 2012

Type Application Ending date of
comment period

CIC

Notice by Thomas Watson, Grand Forks, North Dakota, and Toby Kommer, Fargo, North Dakota,as individuals and as trustees of the Bank Forward Employee Stock Ownership Plan, Hannaford, North Dakota ("ESOP"), to retain and acquire control of Security State Bank Holding Company, Fargo, North Dakota ("Company"), and thereby indirectly retain and acquire control of Bank Forward, Hannaford, North Dakota ("Bank"). Additionally, notice by Thomas Watson, Toby Kommer, and ESOP as a group acting in concert to retain and acquire control of Company and thereby indirectly retain and acquire control of Bank.

Newspaper: 07/22/2012

Federal Register: 07/16/2012


Availability of CRA public evaluations

The Community Reinvestment Act is intended to encourage depository institutions to help meet the credit needs of the communities in which they operate, including low- and moderate-income neighborhoods. It was enacted by the Congress in 1977 (12 U.S.C. 2901) and is implemented by Regulation BB (12 CFR 228). The regulation was revised in May 1995.

The CRA requires that each depository institution's record in helping meet the credit needs of its entire community be evaluated periodically. That record is taken into account in considering an institution's application for deposit facilities.

A copy of an institution's CRA evaluation may be obtained directly from the institution or Reserve Bank.

Federal bank regulators use the following performance levels to rate an institution's performance under CRA:

O = Outstanding
S = Satisfactory
NI = Needs to improve
SN = Substantial noncompliance

The following state member banks have been examined and their CRA public evaluations are now available.

RSSD number Institution/Location Exam date CRA public date CRA rating Exam type

259956

STATE SVG BK OF MANISTIQUE, MANISTIQUE, MICHIGAN

03/27/2012

07/09/2012

S

Small Bank


CRA examinations scheduled for Quarter of

Institution Location

NONE

 


* Subject to the provisions of the Community Reinvestment Act

 
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