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Debt Collection

Resources to help industry participants understand, implement, and comply with the Debt Collection Rule.

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On Oct. 30, 2020, the Bureau issued a final rule implementing the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act. The Bureau also issued an executive summary of and a table of contents for the final rule.

Rules

Browse Debt Collection final rules to see specific amendments made by each final rule to Regulation F.

Regulations and official interpretations

Browse 12 CFR 1006 on: Interactive Bureau Regulations | eCFR

Quick references

Executive summaries

Executive summary of the October 2020 final rule

Other references

Table of contents for the October 2020 final rule

Proposed rule changes and related materials

Fast facts for supplemental debt collection proposal on time-barred debt

Fast facts for debt collection proposed rule

Table of contents for debt collection proposed rule

Supervision and examination materials

Guides to how the Bureau will supervise and examine entities under its jurisdiction for compliance with Federal consumer financial law.

See the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) exam procedures

See the Debt Collection exam procedures