12 U.S. Code § 1723b - Investment of funds
Moneys of the Association not invested in mortgages or other security holdings or in operating facilities shall be kept in cash on hand or on deposit, or invested in obligations of the United States or guaranteed thereby, or in obligations, participations, or other instruments which are lawful investments for fiduciary, trust, or public funds.
Source(June 27, 1934, ch. 847, title III, § 310, as added Aug. 2, 1954, ch. 649, title II, § 201,68 Stat. 621; amended Pub. L. 86–372, title III, § 305(b),Sept. 23, 1959, 73 Stat. 670; Pub. L. 87–70, title VI, § 603(e),June 30, 1961, 75 Stat. 177; Pub. L. 88–560, title VII, § 701(b)(3),Sept. 2, 1964, 78 Stat. 800.)
Prior provisions on the subject of this section were formerly contained in section 1718 of this title.
1964—Pub. L. 88–560authorized investment of funds in participations and other instruments which are lawful investments.
1961—Pub. L. 87–70inserted “or other security holdings” after “mortgages”.
1959—Pub. L. 86–372substituted “in obligations of the United States or guaranteed thereby, or in obligations which are lawful investments for fiduciary, trust, or public funds” for “in bonds or other obligations of, or in bonds or other obligations guaranteed as to principal and interest by, the United States”.