Pt. 1900, Subpt. B, Exh. B-2
Exhibit B-2 to Subpart B of Part 1900
—Letter for Notifying Applicants, Lenders and Holders and Borrowers of Unfavorable Decision Reached at the Meeting
UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
Farmers Home Administration or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354
We appreciated the opportunity to review the facts relative to [your application/request for FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 services] [the assistance you are presently receiving]. We regret that our meeting with you did not result in a satisfactory conclusion.
(Insert here the adverse decision and all the specific reasons for the adverse action).
See attachment for your appeal rights. (Attach Form FmHA or its successor agency under Public Law 103-354 1900-1) (For guaranteed loans, except loss claims, the applicant and lender must jointly request an appeal.)
A request for a hearing must be sent to the Area Supervisor, National Appeals Staff ______, postmarked no later than (month) ______, (date) ______
(insert date 30 days from date of letter.)
The Federal Equal Credit Opportunity Act prohibits creditors from discriminating against credit applicants on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, handicap, or age (provided that the applicant has the capacity to enter into a binding contract), because all or part of the applicant's income derives from any public assistance program, or because the applicant has in good faith exercised any right under the Consumer Credit Protection Act. The Federal Agency that administers compliance with the law concerning this creditor is the Federal Trade Commission, Equal Credit Opportunity, Washington, DC 20580.
(County Supervisor may sign for County Committee)
[55 FR 9874, Mar. 16, 1990]