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Bill Would Exempt Many CUs/Community Banks from CFPB Rules

WASHINGTON (7/16/15)--CUNA supports the intent of a bill introduced this week that would exempt financial institutions with less than $10 billion in assets from Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) rules, and looks forward to working to perfect the legislation as it moves forward.

Rep. Roger Williams... More

WGL CEO Lynette Smith Tells Congress To Roll Back CFPB Authority

A prominent credit union executive from Virginia called on Congress Tuesday to undertake major changes to ease the authority of the fledgling Consumer Financial Protection Bureau over credit unions and banks.

"I cannot emphasize enough how burdensome and costly the unnecessary and duplicative compliance... More

CFPB Proposes CUNA-Sought Credit Rule Delay


The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has favorably responded to the Credit Union National Association's recent request that the agency delay a June 1 effective date relating to the prohibition on financing certain credit insurance charges. The provision is contained... More