The path to create a Public Bank for a City or State necessarily requires answering certain legal questions. To help guide those on this path, here are recent legal memoranda that look deeply at the legal issues of consequence in establishing a Public Bank. While existing legislation varies by state, city and county, we all can learn from each other by examining how legal experts address the issues in front of them.
Legal Opinions and Memoranda linked below are categorized by State, City, or Nation.
For related Legislative examples, including Resolutions and Motions, click here.
For related Reports, click here.
For the Bank of North Dakota statute / charter, click here.
(We will update this list as we receive new documents.)