Fitch Withdraws Rtg on Harris County Hospital District (TX) Sub Lien Rev CP Notes Series A

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Fitch Ratings withdraws the 'F1+' rating assigned to the Harris County Hospital District, TX's subordinate lien revenue commercial paper notes, series A.

The withdrawal of the rating is in connection with the mandatory tender of all outstanding notes as a result of the expiration of the Bank of America, N.A. letter of credit (LOC) which supported the bond. The Bank of America, N.A. LOC expired Feb. 16, 2010.

Additional information is available at 'www.fitchratings.com'.

Applicable Criteria and Related Research:

--'U.S. Municipal Structured Finance Rating Criteria' (April 25, 2011);

--'Rating Guidelines for Letter of Credit-Supported Bonds' (July 26, 2011).

Applicable Criteria and Related Research:

U.S. Municipal Structured Finance Rating Criteria

http://www.fitchratings.com/creditdesk/reports/report_frame.cfm?rpt_id=624129

Rating Guidelines for Letter of Credit-Supported Bonds

http://www.fitchratings.com/creditdesk/reports/report_frame.cfm?rpt_id=647311

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