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Application Process for Designation of Rural Area under Federal Consumer Financial Law; Procedural Rule

The Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection (Bureau) is adopting a procedural rule establishing an application process under which a person may identify an area that has not been designated by the Bureau as a rural area for purposes of a Federal consumer financial law and apply for such area to be so designated. Currently the Bureau designates rural areas for purposes of certain federal consumer financial laws relating to mortgage lending.

Final rule

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Issued rule

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