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12 CFR Part 1008 - S.A.F.E. Mortgage Licensing Act—State Compliance and Bureau Registration System (Regulation H)

Most recently amended April 28, 2016

Regulation H describes certain requirements for SAFE Act compliant state mortgage loan originator licenses and for the Nationwide Mortgage Licensing System and Registry.

Includes SAFE Act compliant requirements for:

  • Residential mortgage loans
  • Mortgage loan originators

The regulation covers topics such as:

  • State mortgage loan originator licenses
  • Nationwide Mortgage Licensing System and Registry (NMLSR)
  • Back-up authority


Additional resources

SAFE Act Implementation page