Maine Revised Statutes

§913. Powers

In addition to the powers conferred upon corporations by the general corporations law of this State, an industrial bank shall have the power to: [1975, c. 500, §1 (NEW).]

1. Borrow and lend.  Borrow and to lend money, and discount notes and bills of exchange including trade acceptances;
[ 1975, c. 500, §1 (NEW) .]
2. Investments.  Purchase, invest in, hold and sell such notes, bonds and securities as are legal for investments in accordance with the provisions of chapter 55.
[ 1975, c. 500, §1 (NEW) .]
3. FHA insured loans.  Make such loans as are eligible for insurance pursuant to Title I of the National Housing Act, as amended, and to apply for and obtain insurance on said loans pursuant to said Act.
[ 1979, c. 663, §55 (AMD) .]
4. Certificates of investment.  Sell certificates of investment, either of fixed or of uncertain term; and
[ 1979, c. 663, §55 (AMD) .]
5. Branches.  Establish branch or agency offices in accordance with chapter 33; provided that the powers set forth in subsection 4 may only be exercised at branch or agency offices authorized and doing business on or before June 1, 1967.
[ 1975, c. 500, §1 (NEW) .]
SECTION HISTORY
1975, c. 500, §1 (NEW). 1979, c. 663, §55 (AMD).