CUNA Deputy Chief Advocacy Officer Eli Joseph was named as a trade association member to the Electronic Payments Coalition board of directors, an organization of payments industry stakeholders. CUNA is a member of the EPC.
Nearly 1,000 credit union stakeholders tuned into to CUNA’s members-only webinar on website accessibility under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Thursday, a recording of which will be available for members shortly.
The House voted Thursday night in favor of the CUNA-backed bill, the Home Mortgage Disclosure Adjustment Act (H.R. 2954), which would raise the reporting threshold for certain Home Mortgage Disclosure Act requirements.
Registration has reached capacity for today’s free, members-only webinar on ADA website compliance, but members can register to view a recorded version that will be available after the webinar concludes
CUNA launched the second phase of its nationwide grassroots advocacy support of the Senate’s bipartisan regulatory relief bill (S. 2155) this week, after urging Senate leaders last week to give the bill floor consideration.
The CFPB announced Tuesday it intends to engage in a rulemaking process to reconsider its short-term, small-dollar loan rule. The bureau finalized the rule in October 2017, and CUNA’s advocacy resulted in major improvements.
Action is expected this week on several CUNA-backed bills, including House consideration of Rep. Tom Emmer's (R-Minn.) Home Mortgage Disclosure Adjustment Act, which would provide credit unions with HMDA reporting relief.
The Heartland Credit Union Association will join the class-action lawsuit against Equifax, it announced Tuesday. CUNA filed its lawsuit in October, in response to a data breach that exposed information of 145 million consumers.