January 26, 1983
Director of OperationsPremerger Notification Office
Room 3214Room 3303
Department of Justice Federal Trade Commission
Washington, D.C. 20530Washington, D.C. 20580
Re:Prenotification No. 82-187
On March 10, 1982, ( redacted ) filed a Notifca-
tion and Report Form under the prenotification requirements of
the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvement Act of 1976 for an
acquisition by ( redacted ) as the acquiring persons of a joint venture
to be named ( redacted ) (redacted). However, the name of the joint
venture will be (redacted).
By letter of March 17, 1982, Dana Abrahamsen, Staff At-
torney, Premerger Notification Office, Federal Trade Commission
notified the undersigned that the Commission and the Antitrust
Division had received the completed form and that the waiting
period began March 10, 1982 and will expire at 11:59 P.M. on
April 9, 1982. No request for additional information was made.
The letter advised that the identification number of the
prenotification is 82-187.
(Redacted) has filed an application with respect to the
joint venture with the Board of Governors of the Federal
Reserve System pursuant to Section 4(c)(8) of the Bank Holding
Company Act of 1956. The applications is currently pending.
On January 11, 1983, on behalf of ( redacted )
( redacted ) its wholly-owned subsidiary, transmitted
for filing copies of information and documentary
material pursuant to Section 7A(c)(8) of the Hart-Scott-Rodino
Act and regulation 802.6 under the Act.
Please confirm that the requirement of the Hart-Scott-
Rodino Act have been satisfied for the proposed joint venture
acquisition to be made by ( redacted ) ( redacted ) of ( redacted ) at any
time subsequent to the 30th day after the filing by (redacted)
pursuant to Section 7A(c)(8) of the Hart-Scott-Rodino Act and
prior to one year following such 30th day.
Very truly yours,