Regulations, Notices, Public Comments and Input

TO SUBMIT COMMENTS/INPUT
If you would like to comment on FHFA proposed rules or notices that are open for public comment, you may do so by going to www.regulations.gov and following the directions for submitting comments.  Copies of all comments will be posted without change, including any personal information you provide, such as your name, address, or phone number.

TO VIEW COMMENTS/INPUT
Listed below are all FHFA proposed rules, final rules, and notices published in the Federal Register, including those from predecessor agencies  OFHEO (1995 forward) and FHFB (2003 forward).  You also can view and print all public comment letters received on proposed rules and notices by clicking on the plus sign next to the title of the document in the chart that appears below.  You can display the comments in two ways: (1) In date order, based on the date of the comment; or (2) In numerical order, based on the number we assign when we receive the comment.  Comments submitted by the Federal Home Loan Banks are highlighted in red.

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Date Rule/Notice Type Number Comment Due Date
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12/21/2011 Federal Home Loan Bank Housing Goals: Mortgage Reporting Amendments (76 FR 79050) Final Rule 2590-AA48  
12/13/2011 Notice of Order: Revisions to Enterprise Public Use Database Incorporating High-Cost Single Family Securitized Loan Data Fields and Technical Data Field Changes (76 FR 77533) Notice 2011-N-13  
12/01/2011 Repeal of Regulations (76 FR 74648) Final Rule RIN 2590-AA52  
11/28/2011 Voluntary Mergers of Federal Home Loan Banks (76 FR 72823) Final Rule RIN 2590-AA37  
11/10/2011 Federal Home Loan Bank Members Selected for Community Support Review (76 FR 70132) Notice 2011-N-12  
- 11/10/2011 Federal Home Loan Bank Community Support Amendments (76 FR 70069) Notice of Proposed Rulemaking RIN 2590-AA38 02/08/2012
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1 01/25/2012 Indiana Bankers Association, President and CEO, S. Joe DeHaven
2 01/26/2012 Crossville Housing Authority, Executive Director, Don Alexander
3 01/26/2012 Davidson Phillips, Inc., President, Charles J. Ruma
4 01/27/2012 B. Proctor Caudill, Jr.
5 01/30/2012 Virginia Association of Community Banks (VACB), Patricia G. Satterfeild, President and CEO
6 01/27/2012 Better Community Developement Inc., Darryl D. Swinton, Director of Housing & Economic Development
7 01/27/2012 Pennsylvania Bankers Association, President and CEO, James R. Biery
8 01/27/2012 Kingsport Housing and Redevelopment Authority, Terry W. Cunningham, Executive Director
9 01/27/2012 Carl Wick, Chair, Federal Home Loan Bank of Cincinnati
10 01/27/2012 Leominster Credit Union, Financial Officer, Randy J. Harris
11 01/27/2012 Tennessee Housing Development Agency, Ted R. Fellman, Executive Director
12 01/30/2012 People's Self-Help Housing, Inc., Kavid L. Kreher, Executive Director
13 01/30/2012 Louisiana Bankers Association, Robert T. Taylor, CEO
14 01/30/2012 Cassie Hicks, advisory council member, Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas
15 01/30/2012 Nationwide Bank, J. Lynn Greenstein, President and CEO
16 01/30/2012 Jane Burda Provo, Executive Director, Denton Affordable Housing Corporation, and Chair of the Affordable Housing Advisory Council for the Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas
17 01/31/2012 John Salazar, a member of the Board of Directors of the Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas
18 01/31/2012 DuPont Endowed, Chair in Banking and Financial Services, Dr. Donald J. Millineaux
19 01/31/2012 F and M Bank, President and CEO, William S. Stuard Jr.
20 02/01/2012 Community Housing Network, Inc., Susan E. Weaver, Executive Director/CEO
21 02/01/2012 Fidelity Cooperative Bank, Executive Vice President, COO/CFO, Michael O. Gilles
22 02/01/2012 Billie W. Wade, CPA, member director of the Federal Home Loan Bank of Cincinnati, and Executive Director, Hope of Kentucky
23 02/01/2012 State Investors Bank, President, Anthony S. Sciortino
24 02/01/2012 Independent Bankers Association of Texas, Christopher L. Williston, CAE, President and CEO
25 02/01/2012 North Carolina Bankers Association, Nathan R. Batts, Senior VP and Counsel
26 02/01/2012 First National Bankers Bankshares, Inc., Chairman, President and CEO, Joseph F. Quinlan, Jr.
27 02/01/2012 Habitat for Humanity of Texas, Executive Director, Matt Hull
28 02/01/2012 Cambridge Trust Company, SVP/CFO/Treasurer, Albert R. Rietheimer
29 02/01/2012 Brattleboro Savings and Loan Association, President and CEO, Daniel C. Yates
30 02/01/2012 Hope Center, Inc., Executive Director, Cecil Dunn
31 02/02/2012 Decatur County Bank, Chairman & CEO, James A. England
32 02/02/2012 Knoxville's Community Development Corporation, Executive Director, Alvin J. Nance
33 02/02/2012 Missouri Bankers Association, President and CEO, Max Cook
34 02/03/2012 Virginia Bankers Association, President and CEO, Bruce T. Whitehurst
35 02/03/2012 Margo S. Scholin, Independent Director, Board of Directors of the Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas
36 02/03/2012 Michigan Bankers Association, President and CEO, Dennis R. Koons, J.D.
37 02/03/2012 Mary E. Ceverha, Independent Director, Board of Directors of the Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas
38 02/03/2012 Oregon Bankers Association, President and CEO, Linda W. Navarro
39 02/03/2012 National Association of Affordable Housing Lenders, President and CEO, Judith Kennedy
40 02/03/2012 Wisconsin Bankers Association, President and CEO, Rose M. Oswald Poels
41 02/03/2012 Community Bankers of Wisconsin, President and CEO, Darryl J. Lund, CAE
42 02/03/2012 Nancy Cates, Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas Advisory Council Member
43 02/03/2012 Community Bankers Association of Illinois, Vice President of Federal Governmental Relations, David G. Schroeder
44 02/03/2012 Lubbock Housing Finance Corporation, Executive Director, Shari D. Flynn
45 02/04/2012 First Federal Bank of Midwest, Chairman, William J. Small
46 02/06/2012 Georgia Bankers Association, President and CEO, Joe Brannen
47 01/30/2012 Liberty Bank, Mike Rigby
48 02/06/2012 Peapack Gladstone Bank, General Counsel, Finn Caspersen, Jr.
49 02/06/2012 West Virginia Bankers Association, President and CEO, Joe L. Ellison
50 02/06/2012 Alabama Bankers Association, Director of Governmental Relations, Tom Layfield
51 02/06/2012 Jack Brummett, Chair, Federal Home Loan Bank of Indianapolis Affordable Housing Advisory Council
52 02/06/2012 Arkansas Bankers Association, President and CEO, William R. Holmes
53 02/07/2012 Flushing Bank, President and CEO, John R. Buran
54 02/07/2012 Independent Community Bankers Association of New Mexico, President and CEO, Jerry C. Walker
55 02/07/2012 South Carolina Bankers Association, Senior Vice President and Counsel, A. O'Neil Rashley, Jr.
56 02/07/2012 Diane Schobert, Chair, Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago Advisory Council
57 02/07/2012 Minnesota Bankers Association, General Counsel, Tess Rice
58 02/07/2012 Iowa Bankers Association, President and CEO, John K. Sorensen
59 02/07/2012 Bank of the Southwest, President and CEO, Ron G. Wiser
60 02/07/2012 The Homeownership and Asset Development Center, Director, Karen Phillips
61 02/07/2012 Marcia Erickson, a member of the Federal Home Loan Bank of Des Moines Advisory Council
62 02/07/2012 Shinhan Bank America, President and C.E.O., Youngjin Rhee
63 02/07/2012 James R. DeRoberts, a member director of the Federal Home Loan Bank of Cincinnati
64 02/07/2012 Lee Warshavsky, a member of the Federal Home Loan Bank of New York's Affordable Housing Advisory Council
65 02/07/2012 Glens Falls National Bank and Trust Company, Chairman, Thomas L. Hoy
66 02/07/2012 Bank of Central Florida, VP - Compliance/BSA Officer, Cheryl Nakashige
67 02/07/2012 American Council of Life Insurers (ACLI), Vice President & Associate General Counsel, Michael Lovendusky
68 02/07/2012 New York Bankers Association, President, Michael P. Smith
69 02/07/2012 Beyond Shelter Inc., COO, Dan Madler
70 02/08/2012 Maryland Banker Association, Vice President, Governmental Affairs, Mindy Lehman
71 02/08/2012 The Twelve Federal Home Loan Banks
72 02/08/2012 Tennessee Bankers Association, Bradley L. Barrett, President
73 02/08/2012 The Credit Union National Association (CUNA), Jared Ihrig, Regulatory Counsel
74 02/08/2012 Illinois Bankers Association, Bruce Jay Baker, Executive Vice President and General Counsel
75 02/08/2012 National Association of Federal Credit Unions (NAFCU), Tessema Tefferi, Regulatory Affairs Counsel
76 02/08/2012 Vermont Bankers Association, Massachusetts Bankers Association, Connecticut Bankers Association, Rhode Island Bankers Association, Maine Association of Community Banks, and New Hampshire Bankers Association
77 02/08/2012 Community Bankers Association of Ohio, Robert L. Palmer, President and Chief Executive Officer
78 02/08/2012 Tim Urban, Federal Home Loan Bank of Des Moines, Advisory Council Member
79 02/08/2012 Arkansas Community Bankers Association, Richard G. Trammell, Executive Director
80 02/08/2012 Tarrant County Bankers Association, Brent White, President Elect
81 02/08/2012 Denali Alaskan Federal Credit Union, William Baynard, NCCO, Assistant Vice President, Compliance
82 02/08/2012 Texas Bankers Association, J. Eric T. Sandberg, Jr., President and CEO
83 02/08/2012 Community Investment Corporation of the Carolinas, Cindy Wiggins-Tiede, Executive Vice President
84 02/08/2012 ING DIRECT, Richard J. Gessner, Jr., CRA Officer
85 02/08/2012 National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), David L. Ledford, Senior Vice President, Regulatory Affairs
86 02/08/2012 Long Island Housing Partnership Inc., Peter J. Elkowitz, Jr., Chairman, Federal Home Loan Bank of New York Housing Advisory Council
87 02/08/2012 Independent Community Bankers of America (ICBA), Ann M. Grochala, Vice President, Lending and Housing Policy
88 02/08/2012 Alabama Multifamily Loan Consortium Inc., William H. Tilly, Jr., Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta Affordable Housing Advisory Council Member
89 02/08/2012 Kentucky Bankers Association, Debra Stamper, General Counsel/EVP
90 02/08/2012 GGT Development LLC, Edwin C. Reed, Member, Board of Directors, Federal Home Loan Bank of New York
91 02/08/2012 City of Long Branch Housing Authority, Tyrone Garrett, J.D.
92 02/08/2012 Steuben Trust Company, Theresa B. Sedlock, Executive Vice President and Chief Risk Officer
93 02/08/2012 Freehold Savings Bank, David J. Hage, President and CEO
94 02/08/2012 American Bankers Association, Joseph Pigg, Vice President and Sr. Counsel
95 02/08/2012 Texas State Senator, District 27, Eddie Lucio, Jr.
96 02/08/2012 Northwest Credit Union Association, Director of Regulatory Advocacy, Jaycee Winn
97 02/08/2012 Seneca Falls Savings Bank, President & CEO, Menzo D. Case
98 02/08/2012 New Jersey Bankers Association, John E. McWeeney Jr., President and Chief Executive Officer
99 02/08/2012 Clermont Senior Services Inc., George R. Brown, Housing Consultant
100 02/08/2012 East Akron Neighborhood Development Corporation, Executive Director, Grady P. Appleton
101 02/08/2012 Texas Senator John Carona, Chairman, Senate Committee on Business and Commerce
102 02/08/2012 Planters Bank & Trust Company, Chairman and CEO, James H. Clayton
103 02/08/2012 Montana Bankers Association, Steve Turkiewicz CAE, President/CEO
104 02/09/2012 Patricia P. Brister, President, St. Tammany Parish, Louisiana
105 02/09/2012 Gardiner Allen DeRoberts Insurance, James R. DeRoberts
106 02/16/2012 Illinois League of Financial Institutuions, Jay R. Stevenson, President
107 02/16/2012 Merchant Capital, LLC, John B. Rucker, Executive Vice President
108 02/16/2012 North Akron Savings Bank, Stephen D. Hailer, President, CEO
109 02/16/2012 Ohio Bankers League, Sr. Vice President and General Counsel, Jeffrey D. Quayle
110 02/16/2012 Pennsylvania Association of Community Bankers, Nick DiFrancesco
111 02/16/2012 Pine Bluff National Bank, Chuck Morgan, President and CEO
112 02/16/2012 The Bank of Castile, James W. Fulmer, Chairman, President & CEO
113 02/16/2012 The First National Bank of Dryden, Ronald C. Denniston, President & CEO
114 02/16/2012 USNY Bank, R. Michael Briggs, President & CEO
09/28/2011 Notice of Order: Revisions to the Enterprise Public Use Database (76 FR 60031) Notice 2011-N-11  
09/23/2011 Notice of Regulatory Review Plan Notice 2011-N-10 11/22/2011
08/26/2011 Rules of Practice and Procedure (76 FR 53596) Final Rule RIN 2590-AA14  
08/26/2011 30-day PRA Notice of Submission of Information Collection for OMB Approval of "Federal Home Loan Bank Directors," OMB No. 2590-0006 (76 FR 53458) Notice 2011-N-09 09/26/2011
08/19/2011 Privacy Act Implementation (76 FR 51869) Interim Final Rules with Requests for Comments RIN 2590-AA46 10/18/2011
08/10/2011 Termination of Federal Home Loan Bank Resolution Funding Corporation Obligation (76 FR 49477) Notice 2011-N-08  
07/07/2011 Spring Unified Agenda Notice of Proposed Rulemaking  
06/24/2011 Margin and Capital Requirements for Covered Swap Entities, Extension of Comment Period (76 FR 37029) Notice of Proposed Rulemaking RIN 2590-AA45 07/11/2011
+ 06/20/2011 Prudential Management and Operations Standards (76 FR 35791) Notice of Proposed Rulemaking RIN 2590-AA13 08/19/2011
06/20/2011 Conservatorship and Receivership (76 FR 35724) Final Rule RIN 2590-AA23  
06/17/2011 Federal Home Loan Bank Members Selected for Community Support Review Notice (3rd Quarter) Notice 2011–N–07  
06/10/2011 Credit Risk Retention, Extension of Comment Period (76 FR 34010) Notice of Proposed Rulemaking RIN 2590-AA43 08/01/2011
06/08/2011 Record Retention for Regulated Entities and Office of Finance (76 FR 33121) Final Rule RIN 2590-AA10  
06/08/2011 Notice of the Establishment of New Systems of Records, Adoption of a Government-Wide System of Records, Removal of Existing Systems of Records, and notice of Government-Wide Systems of Records previously adopted by the Federal Housing Finance Agency (76 FR 33286) Notice 2011–N–06 07/08/2011
+ 05/25/2011 60-day PRA Notice of Submission of Information Collection for OMB Approval of "Federal Home Loan Bank Directors," OMB No. 2590-0006 (76 FR 30344) Notice 2011-N-05 07/25/2011
+ 05/23/2011 Freedom of Information Act Implementation (76 FR 29633) Interim Final Rules with Requests for Comments RIN 2590-AA44 07/22/2011
05/20/2011 Federal Home Loan Bank Investments (76 FR 29147) Final Rule RIN 2590-AA32  
+ 05/11/2011 Margin and Capital Requirements for Covered Swap Entities (76 FR 27564) Notice of Proposed Rulemaking RIN 2590-AA45 11/26/2012
+ 04/29/2011 Credit Risk Retention (76 FR 24090) Notice of Proposed Rulemaking RIN 2590-AA43 08/01/2011
+ 04/14/2011 Incentive-Based Compensation Arrangements (76 FR 21170) Notice of Proposed Rulemaking RIN 2590-AA42 05/31/2011
04/04/2011 Federal Home Loan Bank Liabilities (76 FR 18366) Final Rule RIN 2590-AA36  
03/29/2011 Debt Collection (76 FR 17331) Final Rule RIN 2590-AA15  
03/04/2011 Federal Home Loan Bank Members Selected for Community Support Review (76 FR 12109) Notice 2011-N-04  
03/03/2011 Minimum Capital Temporary Increase (76 FR 11668) Final Rule RIN 2590-AA01  
03/02/2011 Notice of Revisions and Establishment of Systems of Records "FHFA–OIG Audit Files Database" (FHFA-OIG-1); "FHFA–OIG Investigative & Evaluative Files Database" (FHFA-OIG-2); "FHFA–OIG Investigative & Evaluative MIS Database" (FHFA-OIG-3); "FHFA–OIG Hotline Database" (FHFA-OIG-4); and "FHFA–OIG Correspondence Database" (FHFA-OIG-5) (76 FR 11465) Notice 2011-N-03 04/01/2011
02/10/2011 Office of the Ombudsman (76 FR 7479) Final Rule RIN 2590-AA20  
+ 02/08/2011 Private Transfer Fees (Restrictions on the Acquisition of, or Taking Security Interests in, Mortgages on Properties Encumbered by Certain Private Transfer Fee Covenants) Notice of Proposed Rulemaking RIN 2590-AA41 04/11/2011
+ 01/31/2011 Alternatives to Use of Credit Ratings in Regulations Governing the Federal National Mortgage Association, the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation and the Federal Home Loan Banks (76 FR 5292) Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking RIN 2590-AA40 03/17/2011
01/28/2011 Notice of Submission of Information Collection for Emergency OMB Approval. ‘‘Federal Home Loan Bank Directors,’’ OMB No. 2590– 0006, Exp. 7-31-2011 (76 FR 5161) Notice 2011-N-02 03/28/2011
01/19/2011 Annual Adjustment of the Cap on Average Total Assets That Defines Community Financial Institutions Notice 2011-N-01  
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