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Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection Renewal; Comment Request (3064-0117)

AGENCY: Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC).
ACTION: Notice and request for comment.
SUMMARY: The FDIC, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on the renewal of an existing information collection, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. chapter 35). Currently, the FDIC is soliciting comment on renewal of the information collection described below.
DATES: Comments must be submitted on or before November 19, 2012.

*Email: the name of the collection in the subject line of the message.

*Mail:Gary A. Kuiper (202.898.3877), Counsel, Room NYA-5046, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, 550 17th Street NW., Washington, DC 20429.

*Hand Delivery:Comments may be hand-delivered to the guard station at the rear of the 17th Street Building (located on F Street), on business days between 7:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.

All comments should refer to the relevant OMB control number. A copy of the comments may also be submitted to the OMB desk officer for the FDIC: Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management and Budget, New Executive Office Building, Washington, DC 20503.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Gary A. Kuiper, at the FDIC address above.
SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Proposal to Renew the Following Currently-Approved Collection of Information

Title:Mutual-to-Stock Conversion of State Savings Banks.

OMB Number:3064-0117.

Affected Public:State nonmember banks.

Estimated Number of Respondents:15.

Estimated Burden per Respondent:250.

Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours:3750 hours.

General Description of Collection:State nonmember savings banks musts file with the FDIC a notice of intent to convert to stock form, and provide the FDIC with copies of documents filed with state and federal banking and/or securities regulators in connection with the proposed conversion.

Request for Comment

Comments are invited on: (a) Whether the collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the FDIC's functions, including whether the information has practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the estimates of the burden of the information collection, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the information collection on respondents, including through the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. All comments will become a matter of public record.

Dated at Washington, DC, this 17th day of September 2012.

Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation.

Robert E. Feldman, Executive Secretary.