PUBLIC LAW 86-671-JULY 14, 1960
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dition shall be attested by the signatures of at least three of the directors or trustees of the reporting bank other than the officer making such declaration, or by at least two if there are not more than three directors or trustees, with the declaration that the report has been examined by them and to the best of their knowledge and belief is true and correct. At the time of making said reports of condition each insured national. District and State member bank shall furnish to the Corporation a copy thereof containing such signed declaration and attestations. Nothing herein shall preclude any of the foregoing agencies from requiring the banks under its jurisdiction to make additional reports of condition at any time. "(4) In the reports of condition required to be made by paragraph (3) of this subsection, each insured bank shall report the total amount of the liability of the bank for deposits in the main office and in any branch located in any State of the United States, the District of Columbia, any Territory of the United States, Puerto Rico, Guam, or the Virgin Islands, according to the definition of the term 'deposit' in and pursuant to subsection (1) of section 3 of this Act, without any deduction for indebtedness of depositors or creditors or any deduction for cash items in the process of collection drawn on others than the reporting bank: Provided, That the bank in reporting such deposits may (i) subtract from the deposit balance due to any bank the deposit balance due from the same bank (other than trust funds deposited by either bank) and any cash items in the process of collection due from or due to such banks shall be included in determining such net balance, except that balances of time deposits of any bank and any balances standing to the credit of private banks, of banks in foreign countries, of foreign branches of other American banks, and of American branches of foreign banks shall be reported gross without any such subtraction, and (ii) exclude any deposits received in any office of the bank for deposit in any other office of the bank: And 'provided further, That outstanding drafts (including advices and authorizations to charge bank's balance in another bank) drawn in the regular course of business by the reporting bank on banks need not be reported as deposit liabilities. The amount of trust funds held in the bank's own trust department, which the reporting bank keeps segregated and apart from its general assets and does not use in the conduct of its business, shall not be included in the total deposits in such reports, but shall be separately stated in such reports. "(5) The deposits to be reported on such reports of condition shall be segregated between (i) time and savings deposits and (ii) demand deposits. For this purpose and for the computation of assessments provided in subsection (b) of this section, the time and savings deposits shall consist of time certificates of deposit, time deposits-open account, deposits accumulated for the payment of personal loans, and savings deposits; and demand deposits shall consist of all deposits other than time and savings deposits. "(6) The Board of Directors, after consultation with the Comptroller of the Currency and the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, may by regulation define the terms 'cash items' and 'process of collection', and shall classify deposits as 'time', 'savings', and 'demand' deposits, for the purposes of this section. " (b)(1) The annual assessment rate shall be one-twelfth of 1 per centum. Except as provided in subsection (c)(2) of this section, the semiannual assessment due from any insured bank for any semiannual eriod shall be equal to one-half the annual assessment rate multiplied y such bank's average assessment base for the immediately preceding semiannual period.