Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection March 2016 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Agency Information Collection Activities: Comment Request
Document Number: 2016-06959
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-28
Agency: Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA), the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (Bureau) is requesting to renew the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval for an existing information collection titled, ``Generic Information Collection Plan for the Office of Intergovernmental Affairs Outreach Activities.''
Operations in Rural Areas Under the Truth in Lending Act (Regulation Z); Interim Final Rule
Document Number: 2016-06834
Type: Rule
Date: 2016-03-25
Agency: Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection
This interim final rule amends certain provisions of Regulation Z in light of title LXXXIX of the Fixing America's Surface Transportation Act, entitled the Helping Expand Lending Practices in Rural Communities Act, Public Law 114-94. The amendments to Regulation Z concern two matters: The eligibility of certain small creditors that operate in rural or underserved areas for special provisions that permit the origination of balloon-payment qualified mortgages and balloon-payment high cost mortgages and for an exemption from the requirement to establish an escrow account for higher-priced mortgage loans and the determination of whether an area is rural for the purposes of Regulation Z.
Agency Information Collection Activities: Comment Request; Emergency Processing Request
Document Number: 2016-06469
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-23
Agency: Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA), the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (Bureau) is proposing a new information collection titled, ``Regulation I: Disclosure Requirements for Depository Institutions Lacking Federal Deposit Insurance (12 CFR 1009).''
Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 2016-05767
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-15
Agency: Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA), the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (Bureau) is proposing a new information collection titled, ``Financial Well-Being National Survey.''
Agency Information Collection Activities: Comment Request
Document Number: C1-2016-05179
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-11
Agency: Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection
Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Document Number: 2016-05255
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-09
Agency: Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA), the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (Bureau) is requesting to renew the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval for an existing information collection titled, ``Consumer Attitudes, Understanding, and Behaviors with Respect to Financial Services and Products.''
Credit Union Advisory Council Meeting
Document Number: 2016-05253
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-09
Agency: Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection
This notice sets forth the announcement of a public meeting of the Credit Union Advisory Council (CUAC or Council) of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (Bureau). The notice also describes the functions of the Council. Notice of the meeting is permitted by Section 9 of the CUAC Charter and is intended to notify the public of this meeting. Specifically, Section 9(d) of the CUAC Charter states:
Agency Information Collection Activities: Comment Request
Document Number: 2016-05188
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-09
Agency: Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA), the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (Bureau) is requesting to renew the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval for an existing information collection titled, ``Equal Access to Justice Act.''
Agency Information Collection Activities: Comment Request
Document Number: 2016-05183
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-09
Agency: Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA), the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (Bureau) is requesting to renew the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval for an existing information collection titled, ``Policy to Encourage Trial Disclosure Programs; Information Collection.''
Agency Information Collection Activities: Comment Request
Document Number: 2016-05179
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-03-09
Agency: Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection
In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA), the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (Bureau) is requesting to renew the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) approval for an existing information collection titled, ``Generic Information Collection Plan for Qualitative Consumer Education and Engagement Information Collections.''
Application Process for Designation of Rural Area under Federal Consumer Financial Law; Procedural Rule
Document Number: 2016-04643
Type: Rule
Date: 2016-03-03
Agency: Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection
The Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection (Bureau) is adopting a procedural rule establishing an application process under which a person may identify an area that has not been designated by the Bureau as a rural area for purposes of a Federal consumer financial law and apply for such area to be so designated. Currently the Bureau designates rural areas for purposes of certain Federal consumer financial laws relating to mortgage lending.