Notice and opportunities to comment

The CFPB requests public comment on a wide variety of topics to inform our work. These requests can include: proposed rules, requests for information, and Paperwork Reduction Act notices that give the public an opportunity to comment on certain planned or existing reporting, record keeping, and disclosure requirements.

All these notices are published in the Federal Register. You can submit comments and review the comments received by clicking on the links below. You don’t have to be an expert or a lawyer to give comments. We invite all individuals to share their views. You can also access notices with comment periods that have already closed and read comments received.

Recently posted notices

Published Category: Proposed Rule

Amendments to Equal Credit Opportunity Act (Regulation B) Ethnicity and Race Information Collection

The Bureau is proposing amendments to Regulation B to permit creditors additional flexibility in complying with Regulation B in order to facilitate compliance with Regulation C and the collection and retention of information about the ethnicity, sex, and race of certain mortgage applicants.

Notice and Request for Comment Regarding Remittance Rule Assessment

The Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection (Bureau) is conducting an assessment of certain of the Bureau’s regulations related to consumer remittance transfers under the Electronic Fund Transfer Act (subpart B of Regulation E) in accordance with section 1022(d) of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. 

Submit a formal comment (closes MAY 23, 2017)

Request for Information Regarding Consumer Credit Card Market

The Credit CARD Act requires the Bureau to conduct a review of the consumer credit card market, within the limits of its existing resources available for reporting purposes. In connection with conducting that review, and in accordance with the act, the Bureau is soliciting information from the public about a number of aspects of the consumer credit card market.

Submit a formal comment (closes JUNE 08, 2017)
Published Category: Proposed Rule

Prepaid Accounts Under the Electronic Fund Transfer Act (Regulation E) and the Truth in Lending Act (Regulation Z); Delay of Effective Date

The Bureau is proposing to delay the October 1, 2017 effective date of the rule governing Prepaid Accounts Under the Electronic Fund Transfer Act (Regulation E) and the Truth in Lending Act (Regulation Z) by six months, to April 1, 2018.

Submit a formal comment (closes APRIL 05, 2017)

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