Weekly Agency Update (Mar 26- Apr 2)

VA

Proposed Rule | Published 03/26/2018 | Comments Close 05/25/2018
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is proposing to amend and update its VA Acquisition Regulation (VAAR) in phased increments to revise or remove any policy superseded by changes in the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR), to remove any procedu.... Read More

SEC

Enforcement | Published 03/27/2018
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA Before the SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934 Release No. 82951 / March 27, 2018 ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEEDING File No. 3-18409 In the Matter of JH DARBIE & CO., INC., a.... Read More
News | Published 03/26/2018
​There are no public events scheduled for this week..... Read More
Proposed Rule | Published 03/29/2018
[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 61 (Thursday, March 29, 2018)][Notices][Pages 13553-13574]From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office... Read More

OCC

News | Published 03/27/2018
WASHINGTON — The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) will host two workshops in Memphis, Tenn., at the DoubleTree Memphis Downtown, May 8 and 9, for directors of national community banks and federal savings associations supervised by the... Read More
Proposed Rule | Published 03/26/2018 | Comments Close 06/25/2018
The Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection (Bureau) is seeking comments and information from interested parties to assist the Bureau in considering whether, consistent with its statutory authority to prescribe rules pursuant to the Federal consumer... Read More

FHA

Agency Update | Published 03/30/2018
FHA INFO #18-14 March 30, 2018 TO: All FHA-Approved Mortgagees and All Other Interested Stakeholders TRAINING AND EVENTS Webinar Title: NEW Date/Time: Event Location: Jurisdictional Host: Registration Link: Descrip... Read More
News | Published 03/28/2018
Up to 3% in closing cost assistance toward the purchase of a HomePath property when borrowers finance the home with an HFA Preferred loan... Read More
Notice | Published 03/28/2018
The Department of the Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) is publishing the names of one or more persons that have been placed on OFAC's Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked Persons List based on OFAC's determination that one or... Read More
News | Published 03/23/2018
CHICAGO, IL – After an investigation by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Employee Benefits Security Administration (EBSA), a U.S. District Court in Chicago has sentenced Robert Melko, a former trustee of the Trust Fund for Apprentice & Journeyman Educa... Read More
News | Published 03/30/2018
Banking Agencies Finalize Revisions to Streamline the Call Report The three federal banking agencies, as members of the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC), are finalizing revisions to streamline the “Call Report” as part of th... Read More
Enforcement | Published 03/26/2018
FINANCIAL INDUSTRY REGULATORY LETTER OF ACCEPTANCE, WAIVER AND CONSENT NO. 2017055673401 TO: Department of Enforcement Financial Industry Regulatory Authority ("FINRA") RE: Cody Michael Rock, Respondent Registered Representative CRD No. 6443924 Pursu... Read More

DOL

Notice | Published 03/26/2018 | Comments Close 04/25/2018
The Department of Labor (DOL) is submitting the Employment and Training Administration (ETA) sponsored information collection request (ICR) revision titled, "Workforce Flexibility (Workflex) Plan Submission and Reporting Requirements" to the Office... Read More

DOJ

Proposed Rule | Published 03/28/2018 | Comments Close 04/27/2018
Elsewhere in this issue of the Federal Register, the Office of Inspector General (OIG), a component within the United States Department of Justice (DOJ or Department), has published a new system of records notice, "Data Analytics Program Records Sys... Read More
News | Published 03/28/2018
BLAIRS, VA – After an investigation by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Employee Benefits Security Administration (EBSA), the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Virginia has sentenced Felix Rafael Ginorio to time served plus two years supe... Read More

FRS

Final Rule | Published 03/27/2018 | Effective 03/27/2018
The Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System ("Board") is amending Regulation D (Reserve Requirements of Depository Institutions) to revise the rate of interest paid on balances maintained to satisfy reserve balance requirements ("IORR")... Read More

EOP

Presidential Document | Published 03/28/2018
[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 60 (Wednesday, March 28, 2018)][Presidential Documents][Pages 13367-13368]From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office... Read More

FTC

Agency Update | Published 03/27/2018
Comments of the FTC Bureau of Consumer Protection Filed With the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection, Regarding CFPB Civil Investigative Demands and Associated Processes... Read More
News | Published 03/27/2018
March 27, 2018 - To give you a competitive advantage and help you grow your business, Freddie Mac is collaborating with fintech LoanBeam to simplify the underwriting of self-employed borrowers..... Read More
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