WASHINGTON (2/2/16)-Along with the National Credit Union Administration's (NCUA) field-of-membership proposal, comments on cybersecurity and consumer claims rules top the list of comment deadlines in February. The Credit Union National Association (CUNA) strongly supports the proposed improvements and urges credit unions to comment by the Feb. 8 deadline.
The NCUA proposal would modernize credit union membership rules and help more consumers gain access to credit union membership. Strong comment letters supporting the proposal are especially encouraged in light of recent inaccurate attacks from the banking industry.
CUNA has prepared a comment letter guide, as well as a detailed summary of the proposal to assist with comment letters. CUNA's Chief Advocacy Officer Ryan Donovan goes deeper on the proposal in this week's advocacy video.
Other comment deadlines this month are: