Weekly Agency Update (Apr 9- Apr 16)

VA

Final Rule | Published 04/16/2018 | Effective 05/16/2018
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) in this final rule amends six clauses or provisions and removes one clause which duplicates current FAR coverage and is not needed, provides updated policy on variations, tolerances and exemptions regarding ove... Read More

SEC

Enforcement | Published 04/09/2018
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA Before the SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934 Release No. 83023 / April 9, 2018 ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEEDING File No. 3-18221 In the Matter of Guardian 8 Holdings, Idaho N.... Read More

DOL

Notice | Published 04/16/2018 | Comments Close 05/16/2018
The Department of Labor (DOL) is submitting the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) sponsored information collection request (ICR) proposal titled, "Safe + Sound Campaign,'' to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review an... Read More
Final Rule | Published 04/09/2018 | Effective 04/09/2018
The OCC, Board, and FDIC (collectively, the agencies) are adopting a final rule to amend the agencies' regulations requiring appraisals of real estate for certain transactions. The final rule increases the threshold level at or below which appraisals...Read More
News | Published 04/12/2018
Chairman Crapo, Ranking Member Brown, and Members of the Committee, I am pleased to present the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection (Bureau) semi-annual report to Congress for the period beginning April 1, 2017 to September 30, 2017 as well as to... Read More
Notice | Published 04/11/2018
The Department of Labor (the Department), in accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA 95) (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)), provides the general public and Federal agencies with an opportunity to comment on proposed and continuing collection.... Read More
News | Published 04/11/2018
The following updates were made in April: servicers are no longer required to provide servicing transfer welcome calls to borrowers when certain requirements are met, and escrow shortages can be spread over a period of up to 60 months.....Read More
Proposed Rule | Published 04/09/2018 | Comments Close 06/08/2018
Pursuant to the policies stated in Executive Order 13777 (the executive order), the Treasury Department conducted a review of existing regulations, with the goal of reducing regulatory burden by revoking or revising existing regulations that meet the... Read More

DOJ

Notice | Published 04/10/2018
[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 69 (Tuesday, April 10, 2018)][Notices][Pages 15400-15401]From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office... Read More

EOP

Presidential Document | Published 04/09/2018
[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 68 (Monday, April 9, 2018)][Presidential Documents][Page 15289]From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office... Read More

FTC

News | Published 04/09/2018
Event Description Acting FTC Chairman Maureen K. Ohlhausen will participate in the Enforcers Roundtable at the ABA Spring Meeting. Marriott Marquis, 901 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, Washington, DC FTC Privacy Policy Under the Freedom of Information Act... Read More

OCC

Final Rule | Published 04/09/2018 | Effective 04/09/2018
The OCC, Board, and FDIC (collectively, the agencies) are adopting a final rule to amend the agencies' regulations requiring appraisals of real estate for certain transactions. The final rule increases the threshold level at or below which appraisals... Read More

FRS

Final Rule | Published 04/09/2018 | Effective 04/09/2018
The OCC, Board, and FDIC (collectively, the agencies) are adopting a final rule to amend the agencies' regulations requiring appraisals of real estate for certain transactions. The final rule increases the threshold level at or below which appraisals... Read More
Notice | Published 04/11/2018
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
Enforcement | Published 04/11/2018
FINANCIAL INDUSTRY REGULATORY AUTHORITY LETTER OF ACCEPTANCE, WAIVER AND CONSENT NO. 2015043369501 TO: Department of Enforcement Financial Industry Regulatory Authority ("FINRA") RE: J.H. Darbie & Co., Inc., Respondent Broker-Dealer CRD No. 43520 Pur... Read More
News | Published 04/10/2018
April 10, 2018 - Come see us at the MBA Technology Solutions Conference & Expo 2018, April 15-18, in Detroit, MI. Drop by our booth #519 or our meeting room, Level 5, Mackinac West, in the Detroit Marriot at the Renaissance Center exhibit hall. We lo.... Read More
Proposed Rule | Published 04/10/2018
[Federal Register Volume 83, Number 69 (Tuesday, April 10, 2018)][Notices][Pages 15442-15444]From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office... Read More
Notice | Published 04/11/2018 | Comments Close 05/11/2018
In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA), this notice announces that the Information Collection Request ("ICR") abstracted below has been forwarded to the Office of Management and Budget ("OMB") for review and comment. The ICR describ... Read More
News | Published 04/10/2018
Press Release For Immediate Release April 10, 2018 FFIEC Issues Joint Statement on Cyber Insurance and Its Potential Role in Risk Management Programs The Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC) members today issued a joint statemen... Read More

RHS

Notice | Published 04/11/2018
This Notice announces a series of teleconferences and/or web conference meetings regarding the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Section 538 Guaranteed Rural Rental Housing (GRRH) program, which is scheduled to occur during 2018 and 2019. This No.... Read More
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