About the bill
H.R. 4771 would require the Federal Reserve Board to apply its Small Bank Holding Company Policy Statement to banks and savings and loan holding companies with pro forma consolidated assets of less than $3 billion. The Small Bank Holding Company Policy Statement currently applies to bank holding companies with assets less than $1 billion.
The Federal Reserve Board (Board) subjects bank holding companies (BHCs) to consolidated, risk-based and leverage capital adequacy guidelines to ensure BHCs are able to serve as a source of strength for their insured depository subsidiaries. As part of these guidelines, the Board generally discourages the use of debt by the BHCs to finance the acquisition of banks or other companies; however, the Federal Reserve acknowledges that the transfer of ownership of small banks to small bank …
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Utah's 4th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Feb 12, 2018
Length: 3 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on February 8, 2018 but was never passed by the Senate.
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2 Cosponsors (2 Democrats)
What legislators are saying
“Bipartisan Bill Seeks to Help Small Banks Serve Communities”
— Rep. Josh Gottheimer [D-NJ5] (Co-sponsor) on Jan 12, 2018
H.R. 4771 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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