JACKSONVILLE. Fla. - Barnett Banks Inc. said its chairman and chief executive officer, Charles E. Rice, was appointed to the Federal Reserve System's Federal Advisory Council for a one-year term beginning in January.

The council has 12 members - one from each Fed district - and confers with the Board of Governors on economic and banking developments and other Fed activities.

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