12 CFR 626.6010 - Nondiscrimination in applications.

§ 626.6010 Nondiscrimination in applications.

(a) No Farm Credit institution may discourage or refuse to allow, receive, or consider any application, request, or inquiry regarding an eligible loan or other eligible credit service or discriminate in imposing conditions upon, or in processing, any such application, request, or inquiry on the basis of:

(1) Race, color, religion, sex, marital status, age (provided that the applicant has the capacity to enter into a binding contract), or national origin, as prescribed under title VII (the

Equal Credit Opportunity Act
) of the
Consumer Credit Protection Act
, as amended by the
Equal Credit Opportunity Act Amendments of 1976
( 15 U.S.C. 1601et seq.), and the Board of Governors of the
Federal Reserve System
's implementing regulation ( 12 CFR part 202); and

(2) Race, color, religion, sex, national origin, handicap, or familial status, as prescribed under title VIII (the Fair

Housing Act
) of the
Civil Rights Act of 1968
, as amended by the
Fair Housing Amendments Act of 1988
( 42 U.S.C. 3601et seq.), and the
Department of Housing and Urban Development
's implementing regulations ( 24 CFR part 100).

(b) The provisions of paragraph (a) of this section shall apply whenever:

(1) An application is made for any such loan or other credit service; or

(2) A request is made for forms or papers to be used to make application for any such loan or other credit service; or

(3) An inquiry is made about the availability of such loan or other credit service.

[ 57 FR 13638, Apr. 17, 1992. Redesignated at 62 FR 4441, Jan. 30, 1997]

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United States Code
U.S. Code: Title 12 - BANKS AND BANKING
U.S. Code: Title 15 - COMMERCE AND TRADE