Daily Rules, Proposed Rules, and Notices of the Federal Government


Change in Bank Control Notices; Acquisition of Shares of Bank or Bank Holding Companies

The notificants listed below have applied under the Change in Bank Control Act (12 U.S.C. 1817(j)) and SS 225.41 of the Board's Regulation Y (12 CFR 225.41) to acquire a bank or bank holding company. The factors that are considered in acting on the notices are set forth in paragraph 7 of the Act (12 U.S.C. 1817(j)(7)).

The notices are available for immediate inspection at the Federal Reserve Bank indicated. The notices also will be available for inspection at the office of the Board of Governors. Interested persons may express their views in writing to the Reserve Bank indicated for that notice or to the offices of the Board of Governors. Comments must be received not later than March 6, 2002.

A. Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta(Cynthia C. Goodwin, Vice President) 1000 Peachtree Street, N.E., Atlanta, Georgia 30309-4470:

1. Mr. Edward B. Middleton,Plaquemine, Louisiana; to acquire additional voting shares of Citizens Bancorporation, Inc., Plaquemine, Louisiana, and thereby indirectly acquire additional voting shares of Citizens Bank Trust Company, Plaquemine, Louisiana.

Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, February 14, 2002.
Robert deV. Frierson, Deputy Secretary of the Board.