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

Request for Information Regarding the Small Business Lending Market

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB or Bureau) is seeking comments from the public about the small business lending market. Congress requires the CFPB to collect information about small business lending to help determine how well the market is functioning. Our Request for Information asks for feedback to help the Bureau better understand how to develop this data collection rule.  

Submit a formal comment (closes JULY 14, 2017)

Request for Information Regarding 2013 RESPA Servicing Rule Assessment

The Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection (Bureau) is conducting an assessment of the Mortgage Servicing Rules Under the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (Regulation X), as amended prior to January 10, 2014, in accordance with section 1022(d) of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. 

Submit a formal comment (closes JULY 10, 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)

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