7 USC 27 - Definitions

(a) Bank 
In sections 27 to 27f of this title, the term bank means
(1) any depository institution (as defined in section 1813 (c) of title 12);
(2) any foreign bank or branch or agency of a foreign bank (each as defined in section 3101 of title 12);
(3) any Federal or State credit union (as defined in section 1752 of title 12);

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(4) any corporation organized under section 25A of the Federal Reserve Act [12 U.S.C. 611 et seq.];
(5) any corporation operating under section 25 of the Federal Reserve Act [12 U.S.C. 601 et seq.];
(6) any trust company; or
(7) any subsidiary of any entity described in paragraph[1] (1) through (6) of this subsection, if the subsidiary is regulated as if the subsidiary were part of the entity and is not a broker or dealer (as such terms are defined in section 78c of title 15) or a futures commission merchant (as defined in section 1a (20) of this title).
(b) Identified banking product 
In sections 27 to 27f of this title, the term identified banking product shall have the same meaning as in paragraphs (1) through (5) of section 206(a) of the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act, except that in applying such section for purposes of sections 27 to 27f of this title
(1) the term bank shall have the meaning given in subsection (a) of this section; and
(2) the term qualified investor means eligible contract participant (as defined in section 1a (12) of this title, as in effect on December 21, 2000).
(c) Hybrid instrument 
In sections 27 to 27f of this title, the term hybrid instrument means an identified banking product not excluded by section 27a of this title, offered by a bank, having one or more payments indexed to the value, level, or rate of, or providing for the delivery of, one or more commodities (as defined in section 1a (4) of this title).
(d) Covered swap agreement 
In sections 27 to 27f of this title, the term covered swap agreement means a swap agreement (as defined in section 206(b) of the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act), including a credit or equity swap, based on a commodity other than an agricultural commodity enumerated in section 1a (4) of this title if
(1) the swap agreement

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(A) is entered into only between persons that are eligible contract participants (as defined in section 1a (12) of this title, as in effect on December 21, 2000) at the time the persons enter into the swap agreement; and
(B) is not entered into or executed on a trading facility (as defined in section 1a (33)2 of this title); or
(2) the swap agreement
(A) is entered into or executed on an electronic trading facility (as defined in section 1a (10) of this title);
(B) is entered into on a principal-to-principal basis between parties trading for their own accounts or as described in section 1a (12)(B)(ii) of this title;
(C) is entered into only between persons that are eligible contract participants as described in subparagraph (A), (B)(ii), or (C) of section 1a (12) of this title, as in effect on December 21, 2000, at the time the persons enter into the swap agreement; and
(D) is an agreement, contract or transaction in an excluded commodity (as defined in section 1a (13) of this title).
[1] So in original. Probably should be “paragraphs”.
[2] See References in Text note below.