Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection April 2017 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Academic Research Council Meeting
Document Number: 2017-08611
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-28
Agency: Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection
This notice sets forth the announcement of a public meeting of the Academic Research Council (ARC 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 8 of the ARC Charter.
Prepaid Accounts Under the Electronic Fund Transfer Act (Regulation E) and the Truth in Lending Act (Regulation Z); Delay of Effective Date
Document Number: 2017-08341
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-04-25
Agency: Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection
The Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection (Bureau or CFPB) is issuing this final rule to delay the October 1, 2017 effective date of the rule governing Prepaid Accounts Under the Electronic Fund Transfer Act (Regulation E) and the Truth in Lending Act (Regulation Z) by six months, to April 1, 2018.
Technical Corrections and Clarifying Amendments to the Home Mortgage Disclosure (Regulation C) October 2015 Final Rule
Document Number: 2017-07838
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2017-04-25
Agency: Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection
The Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection (Bureau) proposes amendments to Regulation C to make technical corrections to and to clarify certain requirements adopted by the Bureau's Home Mortgage Disclosure (Regulation C) final rule (2015 HMDA Final Rule or the Final Rule), which was published in the Federal Register on October 28, 2015. The Bureau also proposes a new reporting exclusion.
Policy on Ex Parte Presentations in Rulemaking Proceedings
Document Number: 2017-08096
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-04-21
Agency: Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) has adopted the following updated policy on ex parte presentations in rulemaking proceedings. The original policy was posted on the CFPB's Web site on August 16, 2011.
Community Bank Advisory Council Meeting
Document Number: 2017-06996
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-07
Agency: Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection
This notice sets forth the announcement of a public meeting of the Community Bank Advisory Council (CBAC or Council) of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (Bureau or CFPB). The notice also describes the functions of the Council. Notice of the meeting is permitted by section 9 of the CBAC Charter and is intended to notify the public of this meeting.
Supervisory Highlights: Consumer Reporting Special Edition
Document Number: 2017-06904
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-04-06
Agency: Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection
The Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection (CFPB) is issuing its fourteenth edition of its Supervisory Highlights. In this issue of Supervisory Highlights, we report examination findings in the area of consumer reporting. These observations include findings from examinations at consumer reporting companies and at companies that furnish information to consumer reporting companies.
Amendments to Equal Credit Opportunity Act (Regulation B) Ethnicity and Race Information Collection
Document Number: 2017-06195
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2017-04-04
Agency: Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection
The Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection (Bureau) proposes amendments to Regulation B to permit creditors additional flexibility in complying with Regulation B in order to facilitate compliance with Regulation C, to add certain model forms and remove others from Regulation B, and to make various other amendments to Regulation B and its commentary to facilitate the collection and retention of information about the ethnicity, sex, and race of certain mortgage applicants.