1165.09 Appointment of conservator.

The superintendent of financial institutions may appoint a conservator to take possession of the property and business of a savings bank and to retain possession until the savings bank resumes business or a receiver is appointed, as provided for in this chapter, if the superintendent finds any one or more of the following conditions:

(A) The savings bank is in an unsafe or unsound condition to continue the business of banking.

(B) The savings bank is insolvent, in that it has ceased to pay its debts in the ordinary course of business, it is incapable of paying its debts as they mature, or it has liabilities in excess of its assets.

(C) The savings bank has committed a violation of law that has caused or that threatens substantial injury to any of the public, the banking industry, or the savings bank's depositors or other creditors.

(D) The savings bank has refused to submit its records of account, papers, or affairs to the inspection or examination of any federal agency or the superintendent.

(E) The savings bank has failed to pay its deposits or obligations in accordance with the terms under which the deposits were taken or the obligations were incurred.

(F) A majority of the board of directors of the savings bank or a majority of its shareholders has requested the superintendent to appoint a conservator to take possession of the savings bank.

(G) Either all positions on the board of directors of the savings bank are vacant or all of the directors then in office are incapacitated or otherwise unable to perform their responsibilities.

(H) The savings bank has violated any court order, statute, rule, or regulation, or its articles of incorporation, and the superintendent determines the continued control of its own affairs threatens injury to any of the public, the banking industry, or the savings bank's depositors or other creditors.

(I) The savings bank's status as an insured depository institution has been terminated by the federal deposit insurance corporation.

Renumbered and amended from § 1165.01 by 128th General AssemblyFile No.45, HB 292, §1, eff. 9/13/2010.

Effective Date: 10-23-1991