WASHINGTON — The Federal Reserve Board is pushing banks to figure out how they will repay government bailout money while also debating how it will clean up its own balance sheet.

The Fed has told nine banks that were part of this year's stress test but have yet to pay back funds borrowed through the Troubled Asset Relief Program to submit plans for repayment, a source familiar with the situation said Tuesday. The goal is to force banks to figure out how they will operate without the taxpayer money.

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