12 CFR § 329.1 - Purpose and applicability.
(a) Purpose. This part establishes a minimum liquidity standard for certain FDIC-supervised institutions on a consolidated basis, as set forth in this part.
(1) An FDIC-supervised institution is subject to the minimum liquidity standard and other requirements of this part if:
(i) It is a:
(ii) The FDIC has determined that application of this part is appropriate in light of the FDIC-supervised institution's asset size, level of complexity, risk profile, scope of operations, affiliation with foreign or domestic covered entities, or risk to the financial system.
(2) This part does not apply to:
(iii) An insured branch.
(3) In making a determination under paragraph (b)(1)(ii) of this section, the FDIC will apply, as appropriate, notice and response procedures in the same manner and to the same extent as the notice and response procedures set forth in 12 CFR 324.5.