12 CFR 217.1 - Authority, purpose, and scope.

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§ 217.1 Authority, purpose, and scope.
(a) Authority. This part is issued under the authority of section 19 of the Federal Reserve Act (12 U.S.C. 371a, 461, 505), section 7 of the International Banking Act of 1978 (12 U.S.C. 3105), section 11 of the Federal Reserve Act (12 U.S.C. 248), and section 8 of the Federal Deposit Insurance Act (12 U.S.C. 1818), unless otherwise noted.
(b) Purpose. This part prohibits the payment of interest on demand deposits by member banks and other depository institutions within the scope of this part.
(c) Scope.
(1) This regulation applies to state chartered banks that are members of the Federal Reserve under section 9 of the Federal Reserve Act (12 U.S.C. 321, et seq.) and to all national banks. The regulation also applies to any Federal branch or agency of a foreign bank and to a State uninsured branch or agency of a foreign bank in the same manner and to the same extent as if the branch or agency were a member bank, except as may be otherwise provided by the Board, if:
(i) Its parent foreign bank has total worldwide consolidated bank assets in excess of $1 billion;
(ii) Its parent foreign bank is controlled by a foreign company which owns or controls foreign banks that in the aggregate have total worldwide consolidated bank assets in excess of $1 billion; or
(iii) Its parent foreign bank is controlled by a group of foreign companies that own or control foreign banks that in the aggregate have total worldwide consolidated bank assets in excess of $1 billion.
(2) For deposits held by a member bank or a foreign bank, this regulation does not apply to “any deposit that is payable only at an office located outside of the United States” (i.e., the States of the United States and the District of Columbia) as defined in § 204.2(t) of the Board's Regulation D—Reserve Requirements of Depository Institutions (12 CFR 20.4).
[Reg. Q, 51 FR 9637, Mar. 20, 1986, as amended at 57 FR 43336, Sept. 21, 1992]

Title 12 published on 2014-01-01

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  • 2014-07-30; vol. 79 # 146 - Wednesday, July 30, 2014
    1. 79 FR 44120 - Regulatory Capital Rules: Advanced Approaches Risk-Based Capital Rule, Revisions to the Definition of Eligible Guarantee
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      FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM, FEDERAL DEPOSIT INSURANCE CORPORATION, DEPARTMENT OF TREASURY, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency
      Final rule.
      This rule is effective on October 1, 2014. Any company subject to the rule may elect to adopt it before this date.
      12 CFR Part 3

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United States Code
U.S. Code: Title 12 - BANKS AND BANKING

§ 248 - Enumerated powers

§ 321 - Application for membership

§ 322 - Determination on application

§ 323 - Stock in Federal reserve banks; method of payment

§ 324 - Laws applicable on becoming members

§ 325 - Examinations

§ 326 - Acceptance of examinations and reports by State authorities; special examinations

§ 327 - Surrender of stock and cancellation of memberships

§ 328 - Withdrawals from membership

§ 329 - Capital stock required as condition precedent to membership

§ 329a - Omitted

§ 330 - Laws applicable on becoming members; discounts for State banks

§ 331 - Certifying checks on State banks admitted as members

§ 332 - Depositaries of public money; financial agents; security required

§ 333 - Mutual savings banks; application and admission to membership in Federal Reserve System

§ 334 - Reports from affiliates; penalty for failure to furnish

§ 335 - Dealing in investment securities; limitations and conditions

§ 336 - Certificates of stock; representation of stock of other corporations

§ 337 - Repealed.

§ 338 - Examination of affiliates; forfeiture of membership on refusal of affiliate to give information or pay expense

§ 338a - Investments to promote public welfare and community development; limitation on investments

§ 481 - Appointment of examiners; examination of member banks, State banks, and trust companies; reports

§ 482 - Employees of Office of Comptroller of the Currency; appointment; compensation and benefits

§ 483 - Special examination of member banks; information of condition furnished to Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

§ 484 - Limitation on visitorial powers

§ 485 - Examination of Federal reserve banks

§ 486 - Waiver of requirements as to reports from or examinations of affiliates

§ 1462a - Administrative provisions

§ 1467a - Regulation of holding companies

§ 1818 - Termination of status as insured depository institution

§ 1828 - Regulations governing insured depository institutions

§ 1831n - Accounting objectives, standards, and requirements

12 U.S. Code § -

§ 1831p - Transferred

§ 1831w - Safety and soundness firewalls applicable to financial subsidiaries of banks

§ 1835 - Insured depository institution capital requirements for transfers of small business obligations

§ 1844 - Administration

§ 1851 - Prohibitions on proprietary trading and certain relationships with hedge funds and private equity funds

§ 3904 - Reserves

§ 3906 - Collection and disclosure of international lending data

§ 3907 - Capital adequacy

§ 3908 - Foreign loan evaluations

§ 3909 - General authorities

§ 4808 - Revising regulatory requirements for transfers of all types of assets with recourse

§ 5365 - Enhanced supervision and prudential standards for nonbank financial companies supervised by the Board of Governors and certain bank holding companies

§ 5371 - Leverage and risk-based capital requirements

Title 12 published on 2014-01-01

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 12 CFR 217 after this date.

  • 2014-07-30; vol. 79 # 146 - Wednesday, July 30, 2014
    1. 79 FR 44120 - Regulatory Capital Rules: Advanced Approaches Risk-Based Capital Rule, Revisions to the Definition of Eligible Guarantee
      GPO FDSys XML | Text
      FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM, FEDERAL DEPOSIT INSURANCE CORPORATION, DEPARTMENT OF TREASURY, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency
      Final rule.
      This rule is effective on October 1, 2014. Any company subject to the rule may elect to adopt it before this date.
      12 CFR Part 3