- The FDICís proposed Statement of Policy
(SOP) would update and clarify the NHPA requirements relevant to
applicants and the FDIC, which is expected to provide for more
efficient processing and timely resolution of matters pertaining
to historic preservation.
- The proposed SOP would incorporate the
role of the State or Tribal Historic Preservation Officer in the
review process to take into account the responsibilities of the
federal agencies under a number of statutes relating to Indian
Tribes and Native Hawaiian organizations.
- The proposed SOP would continue to
provide for public involvement in the FDICís NHPA compliance
activities through the comment periods provided for relevant
- The proposed SOP would impose no
additional regulatory burden on financial institutions.
- Consistent with the spirit of Section
2222 of the Economic Growth and Regulatory Paperwork Reduction Act
of 1996 (EGRPRA, 12 U.S.C. 3311), the FDIC requests public comment
to identify any areas of the proposed SOP that are outdated,
unnecessary or unduly burdensome.
- The comment period for the proposed SOP closes on December 19, 2005.
FDIC-Supervised Banks (Commercial and Savings)
Chief Executive Officer
National Historic Preservation Act of 1966, as amended through 2000 - PDF 125k (PDF Help)
Proposed Statement of Policy
Proposed Statement of Policy - PDF 59k (PDF Help)
Kevin Hodson, Section
Chief, at firstname.lastname@example.org, or
Donald Hamm, Review Examiner, at email@example.com
FIL-112-2005 - PDF 40k (PDF Help)
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