Federal Reserve System May 5, 2006 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Formations of, Acquisitions by, and Mergers of Bank Holding Companies
Document Number: E6-6837
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-05-05
Agency: Federal Reserve System, Agencies and Commissions
Home Equity Lending Market; Notice of Public Hearings
Document Number: E6-6803
Type: Notice
Date: 2006-05-05
Agency: Federal Reserve System, Agencies and Commissions
Section 158 of the Home Ownership and Equity Protection Act of 1994 (HOEPA) \1\ directs the Board to hold public hearings periodically on the home equity lending market and the adequacy of existing regulatory and legislative provisions (including HOEPA) in protecting the interests of consumers. Consequently, the Board will hold hearings on the home equity lending market and invites the public to attend and to comment on the issues that will be the focus of the hearings. Additional information about the hearings will be posted to the Board's Web site at http://www.federalreserve.gov.