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214.59   Prohibited activities.
214.592   Financially related services tie-ins.
214.595   Savings promotion prize programs.
214.62   Merger; adoption of plan.
214.625   Merger; stockholder vote of approval.
214.63   Merger; certificate.
214.635   Effect of merger.
214.64   Merger; expenses.
214.645   Sale of assets.
214.65   Procedure to effect sale of all assets.
214.655   Authority to form interim institution.
214.66   Conversion of an existing institution to a savings bank.
214.665   Emergency merger.
214.67   Emergency sale of assets.
214.675   Acquisition of control.
214.68   Jurisdictional conversion.
214.685   Organizational conversion of mutual savings bank to stock savings bank.
214.715   Powers of the division.
214.72   Prohibited business relationships.
214.725   Examination.
214.735   Examination report.
214.74   Orders of the division.
214.745   Division's notice to members or stockholders.
214.75   Record keeping and retention.
214.755   Disclosure of examination reports and other records.
214.76   Annual audit requirement.
214.765   Unsafe and unsound practices; orders of prohibition and removal.
214.772   Foreign savings banks.
214.775   Procedure upon the impairment of capital.
214.78   Review board.
214.785   Review of acts, orders or determinations.
214.82   Division's authority to take custody and appoint a conservator or a receiver.
214.825   Purposes of taking custody.
214.83   Division's powers during custody.
214.835   Custody of savings banks.
214.84   Notice of custody; action to enjoin.
214.845   Segregation of collections during custody.
214.85   Redelivery of possession.
214.855   Limitations upon custody.
214.90   Action to correct conditions.
214.905   Books and records corrective orders.
214.91   Removal and prohibition authority.
214.915   Participation prohibition.
214.92   Effect of termination or resignation.
214.925   Unauthorized participation by convicted individual.
214.93   False statements.
214.935   Civil forfeitures.
subch. I of ch. 214 SUBCHAPTER I
214.01 214.01 Definitions.
214.01(1)(1)In this chapter:
214.01(1)(a) (a) “Affiliate" means a company that controls, is controlled by or is under common control with a savings bank.
214.01(1)(c) (c) “Bank" means a commercial bank chartered by the U.S. comptroller of the currency or organized under ch. 221.
214.01(1)(d) (d) “Branch office" means a place of business, other than the home office, where the business of the savings bank is conducted. “Branch office" does not include a remote service unit, a limited office or an extended office.
214.01(1)(e) (e) “Capital" includes net worth, paid-in-surplus, capital stock equity, undivided profits, earnings and other forms of capital considered to be qualifying capital by a deposit insurance corporation.
214.01(1)(g) (g) “Deposit account" means any monetary interest that a depositor maintains in a savings bank, including a demand, time, money market, savings, certificate or negotiable order of withdrawal account.
214.01(1)(h) (h) “Deposit insurance corporation" means the federal deposit insurance corporation or other instrumentality of or corporation chartered by the United States that is supported by the full faith and credit of the U.S. government as stated in a congressional resolution.
214.01(1)(ig) (ig) “Director" means a member of a board of directors of a savings bank. “Director" does not include an advisory director, honorary director, director emeritus, or similar person, unless the person is otherwise performing functions similar to those of a director.
214.01(1)(im) (im) “Division" means the division of banking.
214.01(1)(ip) (ip) “Extended office" means a place of business located within 1,000 feet of a home office or a branch office of the same savings bank.
214.01(1)(jg) (jg) “Fiduciary" means a trustee, personal representative, guardian, agent, receiver, trustee in bankruptcy, assignee for creditors, or any holder of a similar position of trust.
214.01(1)(jn) (jn) “Financial institution" means a bank, a savings bank, a savings and loan association, a trust company, or a credit union, whether chartered under the laws of this state, another state or territory or under the laws of the United States.
214.01(1)(k) (k) “Geographic area" means the states of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri and Ohio.
214.01(1)(L) (L) “Home office" means the office of the savings bank that is designated as such in its bylaws.
214.01(1)(m) (m) “Impairment" means a condition in which the aggregate appraised value of the savings bank's assets is less than the aggregate amount of the savings bank's deposit accounts and liabilities to other creditors and the aggregate value of its stock.
214.01(1)(p) (p) “Interest" means dividends, earnings, interest, return or rate of return paid on a deposit account.
214.01(1)(pm) (pm) “Investment" includes consumer, residential, agricultural and commercial loans, purchases of corporate debentures, securities, bonds and joint venture shares, and purchases of mutual fund shares subject to the rules of the division.
214.01(1)(q) (q) “Limited office" means a place of business at which a savings bank provides lending and other services, but at which a savings bank may not accept deposits except through a remote service unit.
214.01(1)(qm) (qm) “Marketable investment securities" means investment grade marketable obligations evidencing indebtedness of any person in the form of bonds, notes or debentures, rated in one of the 4 highest categories by at least one nationally recognized rating service and of a type customarily sold on recognized exchanges or traded over the counter, but does not include stocks.
214.01(1)(r) (r) “Net profit" means the remainder of all earnings from current operations plus actual recoveries on loans, investments and other assets after deducting all current expenses, including interest on deposit accounts, additions to reserves that are required by the division, actual losses, accrued dividends on preferred stock and all state and federal taxes.
214.01(1)(rm) (rm) “Person" includes an individual, corporation, limited liability company, partnership, joint venture, trust, estate, governmental entity or unincorporated association.
214.01(1)(s) (s) “Principal place of business" means the state in which the total deposits of a savings bank, or of a savings bank holding company from all offices of all subsidiaries, are the greatest as shown by the most recent reports of condition filed with a state or federal regulatory authority.
214.01(1)(sm) (sm) “Remote service unit" means a terminal or other facility or installation, attended or unattended, which is not located at the home office or at another office of a savings bank and through which customers and savings banks may engage, by means of either the direct transmission of electronic impulses to and from a savings bank or the recording of electronic impulses or other indicia of a transaction for delayed transmission to a savings bank, in transactions which are incidental to the conduct of the business of a savings bank and which are otherwise permitted by law. “Remote service unit" includes all equipment, regardless of location, that is interconnected with a remote service unit and that is necessary to transmit, route and process electronic impulses in order to enable the remote service unit to perform any function for which it is designed.
214.01(1)(sr) (sr) “Review board" means the banking institutions review board.
214.01(1)(t) (t) “Savings bank" means a financial institution organized under this chapter.
214.01(1)(tm) (tm) “Savings bank holding company" means a company that 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 percent of the voting shares or rights of a savings bank or savings bank holding company or controls in any manner whether by the holding of proxies or otherwise, the election of a majority of the directors of a savings bank or savings bank holding company.
214.01(1)(u) (u) “Service corporation" means a corporation that is more than 50 percent owned by one or more savings banks, or by savings banks and other financial institutions, whose purposes are reasonably incident to the accomplishment of the express or incidental powers conferred upon savings banks by this chapter.
214.01(1)(um) (um) “Subsidiary" means a company that is controlled by a person or by a company.
214.01(1)(v) (v) “Value" means the present worth of all rights to future benefits arising from ownership.
214.01(2) (2)Any of the following persons shall be considered to be a person affiliated with a savings bank:
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