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214.90(1)(a) (a) The person was unjustly enriched or received direct or indirect personal benefit in connection with the violation or practice.
214.90(1)(b) (b) The violation or practice involved a reckless disregard for applicable state or federal laws, regulations, rules or orders of the division or other appropriate regulator.
214.90(2) (2)Restrict the savings bank's growth or institute appropriate operating restrictions.
214.90(3) (3)Dispose of any loan or asset involved.
214.90(4) (4)Rescind an agreement or contract.
214.90(5) (5)Submit candidates for future directors, employees or officers to the division for approval.
214.90(6) (6)Take any other action the division considers necessary.
214.90 History History: 1991 a. 221; 1995 a. 27.
214.905 214.905 Books and records corrective orders.
214.905(1)(1)If an order under s. 214.90 specifies that the books and records of a savings bank are so incomplete and inaccurate that the division is unable to determine the financial condition of the savings bank or unable to determine the nature, details or purpose of any transaction that may have a material effect on the savings bank's financial condition, the division shall issue an order that requires all of the following:
214.905(1)(a) (a) Specific steps to restore, reconstruct or adjust the books and records to accuracy and compliance.
214.905(1)(b) (b) Rescission or cessation of transactions or activities that led to the incomplete or inaccurate condition of the books and records.
214.905(1)(c) (c) Establishment of reserves for any losses that the division finds were incurred due to the condition of the books and records.
214.905(2) (2)An order under sub. (1) shall be effective until the division determines through an examination that the condition has been corrected and rescinds the order.
214.905 History History: 1991 a. 221; 1995 a. 27.
214.91 214.91 Removal and prohibition authority.
214.91(1)(1)The division may remove from a savings bank any employee, agent or person affiliated with the savings bank if the division finds that the person has done any of the following:
214.91(1)(a) (a) Directly or indirectly violated any state or federal law, regulation, rule or order or any agreement between the savings bank and the division or between the savings bank and the deposit insurance corporation.
214.91(1)(b) (b) Breached fiduciary or professional responsibilities to the savings bank.
214.91(2) (2)The division may serve upon a savings bank employee, agent or person affiliated with the savings bank a written notice of the division's intention to remove or suspend the person from office in the savings bank or to prohibit any further participation in any manner by that person in the conduct of the affairs of a savings bank or of a savings and loan association organized under ch. 215, if the division finds that, because of a violation permitting removal under sub. (1), any of the following conditions exists:
214.91(2)(a) (a) A savings bank has or probably will suffer financial loss or other damage.
214.91(2)(b) (b) The interests of the savings bank's depositors have been or could be prejudiced.
214.91(2)(c) (c) The person received financial gain or other benefit by reason of the violation.
214.91(2)(d) (d) The violation or breach involves personal dishonesty on the part of the person or demonstrates willful or continuing disregard by the person for the safety and soundness of the savings bank.
214.91 History History: 1991 a. 221; 1995 a. 27.
214.915 214.915 Participation prohibition.
214.915(1)(1)Except as provided in rules of the division, any person who has been removed or suspended from office in a savings bank or prohibited from participating in the conduct of the affairs of a savings bank under s. 214.90 may not, while an order is in effect, hold any office in or participate in any manner in the conduct of the affairs of another savings bank, savings bank subsidiary, affiliate, service corporation, savings bank holding company or state savings and loan association.
214.915(2) (2)A violation of sub. (1) by any person who is subject to an order described in that subsection shall be treated as a violation of the order.
214.915 History History: 1991 a. 221, 315; 1995 a. 27.
214.92 214.92 Effect of termination or resignation. The resignation, termination of employment, or separation of a person affiliated with a savings bank from the savings bank does not affect the authority of the division to issue an order under s. 214.90, 214.91 or 214.915 if the order is issued within 6 years after the person ceases to be a person affiliated with the savings bank.
214.92 History History: 1991 a. 221; 1995 a. 27.
214.925 214.925 Unauthorized participation by convicted individual.
214.925(1)(1)Except with the prior written consent of the division, a person who has been convicted of a criminal offense involving dishonesty or a breach of trust may not participate, directly or indirectly, in any manner in the conduct of the affairs of a savings bank.
214.925(2) (2)The directors or officers of a savings bank may not permit a person described in sub. (1) to participate in the conduct of the affairs of the savings bank.
214.925 History History: 1991 a. 221; 1995 a. 27.
214.93 214.93 False statements. A person may not knowingly make, cause, or allow another person to make or cause to be made, a false statement, under oath if required by this chapter or on any report or statement required by the division or by this chapter. In addition to any forfeiture under s. 214.935, a person who violates this section is guilty of a Class F felony.
214.93 History History: 1991 a. 221; 1995 a. 27, 103; 1997 a. 283; 2001 a. 109.
214.935 214.935 Civil forfeitures. In addition to the enforcement authority granted to the division, the following forfeiture provisions apply:
214.935(1) (1)Except as provided in sub. (2), any person who violates this chapter, any rule promulgated under this chapter or an order of the division may be required to forfeit not more than $10,000. Each day of continued violation constitutes a separate offense.
214.935(2) (2)Any person who fails to comply with a reporting requirement under this chapter may be required to forfeit not more than $1,000 for the first offense and may be required to forfeit not more than $2,500 for the 2nd or any later offense.
214.935 History History: 1991 a. 221; 1995 a. 27.
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