Inactive Financial Institution Letters Foreign Assets Control Act
June 8, 2004
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER (also of interest to BSA Compliance Officer)
Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked Persons
The Department of the Treasuryís Office of Foreign Assets Control has added several entries to its list of significant foreign narcotics traffickers under the Foreign Narcotics Kingpin Designation Act.
On June 1, 2004, the Department of the Treasuryís Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) added entries to its list of significant foreign narcotics traffickers (SDNTKs) under the Foreign Narcotics Kingpin Designation Act. The additions should be included in each institutionís list of Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked Persons. Attached is a listing of the additions.
OFAC has asked that we distribute this information to all FDIC-supervised institutions so records can be checked for accounts that are required to be blocked. OFAC information also may be found on the Internet at http://www.treas.gov/offices/enforcement/ofac/.
Please distribute this information to the appropriate personnel in your institution. For further information about Executive Orders, the list of blocked accounts or the procedures to block accounts, please call OFACís Compliance Programs Division at 1-800-540-6322.
Distribution: FDIC-Supervised Banks (Commercial and Savings)
NOTE: Paper copies of FDIC financial institution letters may be obtained through the FDIC's Public Information Center, 801 17th Street, NW, Room 100, Washington, DC 20434 (1-877-275-3342 or (703) 562-2200).