(Pub. L. 95–369, § 5,Sept. 17, 1978, 92 Stat. 613; Pub. L. 103–328, title I, §§ 104,
(f),Sept. 29, 1994, 108 Stat. 2354, 2361; Pub. L. 106–102, title VII, § 732,Nov. 12, 1999, 113 Stat. 1478.)
References in Text
For definition of “this chapter”, referred to in subsec. (a)(1), (2), see References in Text note set out under section
of this title.
The Community Reinvestment Act of 1977, referred to in subsec. (a)(8)(A), is title VIII of Pub. L. 95–128
, Oct. 12, 1977, 91 Stat. 1147
, as amended, which is classified generally to chapter 30 (§ 2901 et seq.) of this title. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see Short Title note set out under section
of this title and Tables.
Section 25A of the Federal Reserve Act, referred to in subsec. (a)(7)(A)(ii), (8)(B), popularly known as the Edge Act, is classified to subchapter II (§ 611 et seq.) of chapter
of this title. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see Short Title note set out under section
of this title and Tables.
1999—Subsec. (a)(7). Pub. L. 106–102
amended heading and text of par. (7) generally. Prior to amendment, text read as follows: “Notwithstanding paragraphs (1) and (2), a foreign bank may, with the approval of the Board and the Comptroller of the Currency, establish and operate a Federal branch or Federal agency or, with the approval of the Board and the appropriate State bank supervisor, a State branch or State agency in any State outside the foreign bank’s home State if—
“(A) the establishment and operation of a branch or agency is expressly permitted by the State in which the branch or agency is to be established; and
“(B) in the case of a Federal or State branch, the branch receives only such deposits as would be permissible for a corporation organized under section 25A of the Federal Reserve Act.”
1994—Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 103–328
, §§ 104(a),
, inserted heading and substituted provisions consisting of pars. (1) to (9) for former provisions relating to limitations on interstate banking by foreign banks.
Subsec. (b). Pub. L. 103–328
, § 104(b), inserted at end “Notwithstanding subsection (a) of this section, a foreign bank may continue to operate, after September 29, 1994, any Federal branch, State branch, Federal agency, State agency, or commercial lending company subsidiary which such bank was operating on the day before September 29, 1994, to the extent the branch, agency, or subsidiary continues, after September 29, 1994, to engage in operations which were lawful under the laws in effect on the day before September 29, 1994.”
Subsec. (c). Pub. L. 103–328
, § 104(d), amended subsec. (c) generally. Prior to amendment, subsec. (c) read as follows: “For the purposes of this section, the home State of a foreign bank that has branches, agencies, subsidiary commercial lending companies, or subsidiary banks, or any combination thereof, in more than one State, is whichever of such States is so determined by election of the foreign bank, or, in default of such election, by the Board.”
Subsec. (d). Pub. L. 103–328
, § 104(c), added subsec. (d).