Adopted at the first General Meeting of the Norwegian Banks' Guarantee Fund on 22 June 2004. Ratified by the Norwegian Ministry of Finance on 9 September 2004, and subsequently amended at the Annual General Meetings of 19 April 2005, 26 April 2006, 26 April 2007, 21 March 2013, 27 March 2014, and 30 March 2016. Ratified by the Ministry of Finance in letters dated 26 September 2006 and 16 May 2007, as well as by the Financial Supervisory Authority of Norway (on the delegated authority from the Ministry of Finance) in letters dated 24 June 2013, 28 May 2014, and 25 April 2016.