Reserve Board


Reserve Board
The agency of the United States which acts with primary authority in supervising banks in the Federal Reserve System. 10 Am J2d Batiks § 272, A board of governors of the Federal Reserve System, composed of seven members appointed by the President with the consent of the President, empowered to exercise general supervision over federal reserve banks, and granted specific authority in reference to the rediscount of commercial paper and the rates of discount. 10 Am J2d Banks § 5.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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