This year has been a “wildly successful year in credit union advocacy,” CUNA Chief Advocacy Officer Ryan Donovan said, and during the August recess credit unions have a great opportunity for additional efforts.
News Now, Policy and President Donald Trump signed the NDAA for FY19 Monday at Fort Drum, enacting the legislation without a provision CUNA fought to remove that could have negatively impacted military credit unions.
NCUA’s latest letter to credit unions (18-CU-01) provides an update on five board-approved Examination Modernization Initiatives designed to improve and modernize how the agency conducts examination and supervision.
The BCFP Friday issued a final rule amending Regulation P, providing regulatory relief by exempting credit unions that meet specific criteria from the requirement to send annual privacy notices to members.
Credit union supported candidates saw victories in Tuesday’s primaries, including in Kansas and Michigan, and a likely victory in Ohio’s special election. Candidates are supported by CULAC and state leagues.
Collaborations help small credit unions not only survive, but thrive, the chair of CUNA’s Small Credit Union Committee wrote Wednesday in Credit Union Times. Gary Parker also wrote about the power of small credit union collaboration.
The SBA’s Office of Advocacy wrote to the FCC sharing credit union concerns with the TCPA. Members of CUNA’s Small Credit Union Committee asked the SBA to contact the FCC, and credit unions were cited in the letter.