Press Releases

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1. February 13, 1981--announcement of the submission of the legislative proposals regarding the Home Mortgage Disclosure Act (HMDA) to the House and Senate Banking Committees

2. March 6, 1981--announcement of the election of Chairman of the Council (J. Charles Partee)

3. March 12, 1981--proposal of a revised Uniform Interagency CRA Rating System and recommendation of its adoption by FRB, FDIC, FHLBB, and OCC

4. May 11, 1981--announcement that members of the Council's State Liaison Committee have elected the Chairman of the State Liaison Committee (Edward D. Dunn)

5. June 17, 1981--proposal to broaden definition of bank capital for the use of FDIC, FRB, and OCC in determining the adequacy of capital in the banks they supervise

6. July 16, 1981--recommendation that the Council's agencies amend their regulations concerning physical security devices and programs at supervised institutions

7. August 10, 1981--recommendation that the Council's agencies adopt a common policy statement on enforcement of the Equal Credit Opportunity and Fair Housing acts

8. August 11, 1981--request for comment on a proposal that FDIC, FRB, and OCC adopt an accounting guideline requiring all insured commercial and State chartered mutual savings banks to maintain their accounts and to report to their supervisory agencies on an accrual accounting basis

9. September 14, 1981--adoption of attached tables to be used to present aggregate data on mortgage and home improvement loan originations disclosed by lending institutions subject to HMDA

10. September 14, 1981--recommendation that the Council's agencies adopt the attached supervisory policy for enforcement of the Equal Credit Opportunity and Fair Housing Acts and related regulations

11. November 6, 1981--announcement that the Council approved collection of data on the amount of All Savers Certificates sold through the financial institutions supervised by the Council's agencies

12. November 9, 1981--recommendation to FDIC, FRB, and OCC that they adopt a broadened definition of bank capital in determining the adequacy of capital in the banks they supervise

13. November 10, 1981--announcement of adoption of a reporting requirement for all banks supervised by the Federal bank regulators to file their reports of income and condition on an accrual basis

14. December 3, 1981--announcement that the Council has recommended to the Council's agencies approval of a series of proposed amendments to the FIRIRCA