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81 STAT. 267
"SUPPLEMENTS TO FEDERAL GRANT-IN-AID PROGRAMS
“Sec. 509. (a) In order to enable the States and other entities within economic development regions established under this Act to take maximum advantage of Federal grant-in-aid programs (as hereinafter defined) for which they are eligible but for which, because of their economic situation, they cannot supply the required matching share, the Secretary shall, once a comprehensive long-range economic plan established pursuant to clause (2) of section 503(a) is in effect, pro- Ante, p. 266. vide funds pursuant to specific recommendations, to each of the Federal Cochairmen of the regional commissions heretofore or hereafter established under this title, to be used for the sole purpose of increasing the Federal contribution to projects under such programs above the fixed maximum portion of the cost of such projects otherwise authorized by the applicable law. No program or project authorized under this section shall be implemented until (1) applications and plans relating to the program or project have been determined by the responsible Federal official to be compatible with the provisions and objectives of Federal laws which he administers that are not inconsistent with this Act, and (2) the Regional Commission involved has approved such program or project and has determined that it meets the applicable criteria under section 504 and will contribute to the develop- 79 Stat. 566. ment of the region, which determination shall be controlling. Funds 42 USC 3184. may be provided only for Federal grant-in-aid programs for which funds are available under the Act authorizing such programs. Funds so provided shall be available without regard to any appropriation authorization ceilings in such Act.
“(b) The Federal portion of such costs shall not be increased in excess of the percentages established by each commission, and shall in no event exceed 80 per centum thereof.
"(c) The term 'Federal grant-in-aid programs as used in this "Federal grantsection means all Federal grant-in-aid programs in existence on or in-aid programs." before December 31, 1967, assisting in the acquisition of land or the construction or equipment of facilities, including but not limited to grant-in-aid programs authorized by title I of this Act and by the following Acts: Federal Water Poilution Control Act; Watershed 33 USC 466 note; Protection and Flood Prevention Act; title VI of the Public Health 16 USC 1001 Service Act; Vocational Education Act of 1963; Library Services notes 42 USC Act; Federal Airport Act; part IV of title III of the Communica- 291; 20 USC 35 tions Act of 1934; Higher Education Facilities Act of 1963; Land and note, 351, note;
49 USC 1101 Water Conservation Fund Act of 1965; and National Defense Education Act of 1958. The term shall not include any program in which
note; 47 USC loans or other Federal financial assistance, except a grant-in-aid pro
390-3973 20 USC
701 note: 16 USC gram, is authorized by this or any other Act. Grants under this section. 4601-4 notes shall be made solely out of funds specifically appropriated for the pur- 20 USC 401 note, pose of carrying out this section, and shall not be taken into account in the computation of allocations among the States made pursuant to any other provision of law.
"(d) There is hereby authorized to be appropriated to the Secre- Appropriation. tary for each of the regional commissions for the purposes of this section the sum of $5,000,000 for the period ending June 30, 1968, and the sum of $10,000,000 for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1969.
"(e), An application for a grant under this section shall be made through the State rnember of the Commission representing such applicant, and such State member shall evaluate the application for approval. Only applications for programs and projects which are approved by a State member as meeting the requirements for assistance under this section shall be approved for assistance."
81 STAT. 268
79 Stat. 569. 42 USC 32013203.
Sec. 204. The Public Works and Economic Development Act of 1965 is amended by adding at the end of title VI thereof the following new section:
ADMINISTRATION, OPERATION, AND MAINTENANCE "Sec. 604. No Federal assistance shall be approved under this Act unless the Secretary is satisfied that the project for which Federal assistance is granted will be properly and efficiently administered, operated, and maintained."
Approved October 11, 1967.
LEGISLATIVE HISTORY :
HOUSE REPORTS : No. 548 (Comm. on Public Works) and No. 706 (Comm.
Apr. 26: Considered in Senate.
Public Law 90-118
October 31, 1967
81 STAT. 338
Extending the time for filing report of Commission on Urban Problems.
Resolved by the Senate und House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, Section 301 (b) of the Housing and Urban Development Act of 1965 is amended by striking 79 Stat. 474. “within 18 months” and all that follows and inserting in lieu thereof 42 USC 1456 "not later than December 31, 1968.”
note. Approved October 31, 1967.
90th Congress, s. 1542
February 14, 1968
To amend section 408 of the National Housing Act, as amended, to provide for the regulation of savings and loan holding companies and subsidiary companies.
Be it enacted by the Senate and Hpuse of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That this Act may Savings and be cited as the "Savings and Loan Holding Company Amendments of Loan Holding 1967”.
Company AmendSEC. 2. Section 408 of the National Housing Act, as amended (12 ments of 1967. U.S.C. 1730a), is hereby amended to read as follows:
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80 Stat. 1046. “REGULATION OF HOLDING COMPANIES
82 STAT, 5 "Sec. 408. (a) DEFINITIONS.—(1) As used in this section, unless the 82 STAT, 6 context otherwise requires
“(A) 'insured institution' means a Federal savings and loan association, a building and loan, savings and loan, or homestead association or a cooperative bank, the accounts of which are insured by the Federal Savings and Loan Insurance Corporation;
“(B) 'uninsured institution' means any association or bank referred to in subparagraph (A) hereof, the accounts of which are not insured by the Federal Savings and Loan Insurance Corporation;
“) company' means any corporation, partnership, trust, joint-stock company, or similar organization, but does not include the Federal Savings and Loan Insurance Corporation, any Federal home loan bank, or any company the majority of the shares of which is owned by the United States or any State, or by an officer of the United States or any State in his official capacity, or by an instrumentality of the United States or any State;
“(D) 'savings and loan holding company' means any company which directly or indirectly controls an insured institution or controls any other company which is a savings and loan holding company by virtue of this subsection;
"(E) 'multiple savings and loan holding company' means any savings and loan holding company which directly or indirectly controls two or more insured institutions;
"(F) diversified savings and loan holding company' means any savings and loan holding company whose subsidiary insured institution and related activities as permitted under paragraph (2) of subsection (c) of this section represented, on either an actual or a pro forma basis, less than 50 per centum of its consolidated net worth at the close of its preceding fiscal year and of its consolidated net earnings for such fiscal year (or, during the first year's operation of the section, at such time as the holding company so qualifies), as determined in accordance with regulations issued by the Corporation;
"(G) person' means an individual or company;
“(H) subsidiary of a person means any company which is controlled by such person, or by a company which is a subsidiary of such person by virtue of this subsection;
“(I) ‘affiliate' of a specified insured institution means any person or company which controls, is controlled by, or is under common control with, such insured institution; and
“(J) "State' includes the District of Columbia and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico.
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“(2) For purposes of this section, a person shall be deemed to have control of
"(A) an insured institution if the person directly or indirectly or acting in concert with one or more other persons, or through one or more subsidiaries, owns, controls, or holds with power to vote, or holds proxies representing, more than 25 per centum of the voting shares of such insured institution, or controls in any manner the election of a majority of the directors of such institution; ..
"(B) any other company if the person directly or indirectly or acting in concert with one or more other persons, or through one or more subsidiaries, owns, controls, or holds with power to vote, or holds proxies representing, more than 25 per centum of the voting shares or rights of such other company, or controls in any manner the election or appointment of a majority of the directors or trustees of such other company, or is a general partner in or has contributed more than 25 per centum of the capital of such other company;
(C) a trust if the person is a trustee thereof; or “D) an insured institution or any other company if the Corporation determines, after reasonable notice and opportunity for hearing, that such person directly or indirectly exercises a controlling influence over the management or policies of such insti
tution or other company. “(3) Notwithstanding any other provision of this subsection, the term 'savings and loan holding company does not include
"(A) any company by virtue of its ownership or control of voting shares of an insured institution or a savings and loan holding company acquired in connection with the underwriting of securities if such shares are held only for such period of time (not exceeding one hundred and twenty days unless extended by the Corporation) as will permit the sale thereof on a reasonable basis; and
"(B) any trust (other than a pension, profit-sharing, shareholders', voting, or business trust) which controls an insured institution or a savings and loan holding company if such trust by its terms must terminate within twenty-five years or not later than twenty-one years and ten months after the death of individuals living on the effective date of the trust, and is (i) in existence on June 26, 1967, or (ii) a testamentary trust created on or after June 26, 1967. "(b) REGISTRATION AND EXAMINATION.-(1) Within one hundred and eighty days after the enactment of the Savings and Loan Holding Company Amendments of 1967, or within ninety days after becoming a savings and loan holding company, whichever is later, each savings and loan holding company shall register with the Corporation on forms prescribed by the Corporation, which shall include such information, under oath or otherwise, with respect to the financial condition, ownership, operations, management, and intercompany relationships of such holding company and its subsidiaries, and related matters, as the Corporation may deem necessary or appropriate to carry out the purposes of this section. Upon application, the Corporation may extend the time within which a savings and loan holding company shall register and file the requisite information.
“(2) Each savings and loan holding company and each subsidiary thereof, other than an insured institution, shall file with the Corporation, and the Federal home loan bank of the district in which its prin. cipal office is located, such reports as may be required by the Corporation. Such reports shall be made under oath or otherwise, and shall be in such form and for such periods, as the Corporation may prescribe.
Filing of · reports.