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Goal: Help restore confidence, enhance capacity to fulfill mission, and mitigate systemic risk that contributed directly to instability in financial markets.
MAINTAIN foreclosure prevention activities and credit availability, REDUCE taxpayer risk, and BUILD a new single-family securitization infrastructure. Read more in the 2018 Scorecard and Conservatorships Strategic Plan.
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Washington, D.C. – The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) today announced that it is extending the public comment period for the Agency's proposed rule on Enterprise Capital Requirements by an additional 60 days. The previous deadline for comments was September 17, 2018. The new deadline will be November 16, 2018.
FHFA is extending the public comment period due to the high level of interest in the proposed rule and requests from multiple stakeholders for more time to evaluate it.
Comments should be submitted via
FHFA.gov or in accordance with the directions provided in the Federal Register notice extending the comment period.
Link to Proposed Rule (published in Federal Register July 17, 2018)
Link to Extension on Proposed Rule (text as sent to Federal Register)
Media: Corinne Russell (202) 649-3032 / Stefanie Johnson (202) 649-3030Consumers: Consumer Communications or (202) 649-3811
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