Federal Reserve System December 18, 2015 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Extensions of Credit by Federal Reserve Banks
Document Number: 2015-30584
Type: Rule
Date: 2015-12-18
Agency: Federal Reserve System, Agencies and Commissions
The Board is adopting amendments to Regulation A (Extensions of Credit by Federal Reserve Banks) to implement the emergency lending authorities provided under the 3rd undesignated paragraph of section 13 of the Federal Reserve Act (the FRA) as amended by sections 1101 and 1103 of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (the Dodd-Frank Act). These provisions of the Dodd-Frank Act require the Board, in consultation with the Secretary of the Treasury, to establish by regulation policies and procedures with respect to emergency lending under section 13(3) of the FRA.