Proposed Regulation

NAFCU Regulatory Alerts are member-only resources containing important highlights and summaries for proposed rulemakings that affect credit unions. Each alert PDF also provides a link to send NAFCU comments that we will include in our letter to the agency or agencies that issued the proposed rule.

21-EA-04: NCUA - Communications and Transparency

On January 8, 2021, The National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) Board published a request for information (RFI) inviting comment on NCUA’s communication methods and related initiatives to promote efficiency and increase transparency.

21-EA-03: NCUA - Chartering and Field of Membership – Shared Facility Requirements

On December 17, 2020, the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) Board approved for publication a proposed rule to streamline the definition of “service facilities” in the Chartering and Field of Membership Manual (Manual) found in Appendix B of Part 701.

21-EA-02: NCUA - Overdraft Policy

On December 17, 2020, the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) Board approved for publication a proposed rule to remove the requirement that a federal credit union’s (FCU’s) written overdraft policy contain a 45-day maximum time limit by which an overdrawn member must deposit funds or obtain an approved loan to cover each overdraft.

21-EA-01: NCUA - Mortgage Servicing Rights

On December 31, 2020, The National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) Board issued a proposed rule amending Part 703 and 721 of its regulations regarding Mortgage Servicing Rights (MSRs).

20-EA-24: NCUA - Capitalization of Interest

On December 4, 2020, the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) Board issued a proposed rule amending Appendix B to Part 741 of its regulations regarding the capitalization of interest in connection with loan workouts and modifications.

20-EA-23: NCUA - Interagency Rule on Supervisory Guidance

On November 5, 2020, the Office of the Comptroller (OCC); Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System; Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation; National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) Board; and Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection (collectively, the agencies) issued a proposed interagency rule regarding supervisory guidance, amending Appendix A to Subpart D of Part 791.

20-EA-22: FinCEN - Recordkeeping and Travel Rule

On October 27, 2020, the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (Board) issued a joint notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM) amending the Recordkeeping and Travel Rules.

20-EA-21: CFPB - Consumer Access to Financial Records

On October 22, 2020, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau issued an advanced notice of proposed rulemaking (ANPR) requesting information related to consumer access to financial records under section 1033 of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (Dodd-Frank Act).

20-EA-20: NCUA - Derivatives

On October 15, 2020, the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) approved a notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM) to be published in the Federal Register amending Subpart B to Part 703 of the regulations regarding derivatives.

20-EA-19: Consumer Financial Protection Bureau - Section 1071 – Outline of Proposals Under Consideration

On September 15, 2020, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau issued an outline of proposals (Outline) under consideration to implement small business lending data collection requirements under Section 1071 of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (Dodd-Frank Act).