12 CFR 159.13 - How may a Federal savings association exercise its salvage power in connection with its service corporation or lower-tier entities?

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§ 159.13 How may a Federal savings association exercise its salvage power in connection with its service corporation or lower-tier entities?
(a) In accordance with this section, a Federal savings association (“you”) may exercise your salvage power to make a contribution or a loan (including a guarantee of a loan made by any other person) to your service corporation or lower-tier entity (“salvage investment”) that exceeds the maximum amount otherwise permitted under law or regulation. You must notify the appropriate OCC licensing office at least 30 days before making such a salvage investment. This notice must demonstrate that:
(1) The salvage investment protects your interest in the service corporation or lower-tier entity;
(2) The salvage investment is consistent with safety and soundness; and
(3) You considered alternatives to the salvage investment and determined that such alternatives would not adequately satisfy paragraphs (a)(1) and (a)(2) of this section.
(b) If the OCC notifies you within 30 days that the Notice presents supervisory concerns, or raises significant issues of law or policy, you must apply for and receive the OCC's prior written approval under the standard treatment processing procedures atpart 116, subparts A and E of this chapter before making a salvage investment.
(c) If your service corporation or lower-tier entity is a GAAP-consolidated subsidiary, your salvage investment under this section will be considered an investment in a subsidiary for purposes of12 CFR part 3 or part 167, as applicable.
[76 FR 49025, Aug. 9, 2011, as amended at 79 FR 11313, Feb. 28, 2014]

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  • 2015-05-18; vol. 80 # 95 - Monday, May 18, 2015
    1. 80 FR 28346 - Integration of National Bank and Federal Savings Association Regulations: Licensing Rules
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      12 CFR Parts 4, 5, 7, 14, 24, 32, 34, 100, 116, 143, 144, 145, 146, 150, 152, 159, 160, 161, 162, 163, 174, 192, 193

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Title 12 published on 2015-01-01

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 12 CFR Part 159 after this date.

  • 2015-05-18; vol. 80 # 95 - Monday, May 18, 2015
    1. 80 FR 28346 - Integration of National Bank and Federal Savings Association Regulations: Licensing Rules
      GPO FDSys XML | Text
      DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency
      Final rule.
      This final rule is effective July 1, 2015.
      12 CFR Parts 4, 5, 7, 14, 24, 32, 34, 100, 116, 143, 144, 145, 146, 150, 152, 159, 160, 161, 162, 163, 174, 192, 193