12 CFR Appendix C to Part 226, Issuance of Staff Interpretations

Appendix C to Part 226 - Issuance of Staff Interpretations
Official Staff Interpretations

Officials in the Board's Division of Consumer and Community Affairs are authorized to issue official staff interpretations of this regulation. These interpretations provide the protection afforded under section 130(f) of the Act. Except in unusual circumstances, such interpretations will not be issued separately but will be incorporated in an official commentary to the regulation which will be amended periodically.

Requests for Issuance of Official Staff Interpretations

A request for an official staff interpretation shall be in writing and addressed to the Director, Division of Consumer and Community Affairs, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Washington, DC 20551. The request shall contain a complete statement of all relevant facts concerning the issue, including copies of all pertinent documents.

Scope of Interpretations

No staff interpretations will be issued approving creditors' forms, statements, or calculation tools or methods. This restriction does not apply to forms, statements, tools, or methods whose use is required or sanctioned by a government agency.

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United States Code
Statutes at Large

Title 12 published on 17-Jun-2017 04:33

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 12 CFR Part 226 after this date.

  • 2016-11-30; vol. 81 # 230 - Wednesday, November 30, 2016
    1. 81 FR 86250 - Appraisals for Higher-Priced Mortgage Loans Exemption Threshold
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      DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY, FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM, BUREAU OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL PROTECTION, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency
      Final rules, official interpretations and commentary.
      This final rule is effective January 1, 2017.
      12 CFR Part 34