Browsing: Section 1071

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The federal regulatory agencies this week announced updates to their spring rulemaking agendas for 2022. Among the CFPB’s priorities are the Dodd-Frank Section 1071 final rule, which is projected for March 2023 and addresses the collection of small business lending data.

Commercial Lending

While expressing support for fair lending laws and regulations, ABA and the state bankers associations yesterday raised concerns about the CFPB’s long-awaited proposed rule to implement Section 1071 of the Dodd-Frank Act, which concerns the collection of credit application data for small businesses, including women-owned and minority-owned small businesses.

Compliance and Risk

CFPB Director Rohit Chopra today said he is concerned about the potential regulatory burden that rules like the bureau’s pending Section 1071 rulemaking—which addresses the collection of credit application data for small businesses, including women-owned and minority-owned small businesses—could have on small banks, noting that “I’m very sensitive to what our local financial institutions are facing.”

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