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U.S. Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer

Missouri U.S. Representatives Take Part in NCUA Congressional Hearing

Jul
24
Missouri U.S. Representatives Take Part in NCUA Congressional Hearing

U.S. Representatives Lacy Clay (D-District 1) and Blaine Luetkemeyer (R-District 3) both questioned National Credit Union Administration Chairman Debbie Matz during a Congressional hearing on NCUA’s operations and budget. The hearing took place on July 23 in front of the House Financial Services subcommittee on financial institutions and consumer credit. 

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CFPB Delays Mortgage Disclosures to October 1

Jun
23
CFPB Delays Mortgage Disclosures to October 1

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) has announced a two-month delay of a new rule, which would combine two mortgage disclosure regimes—the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (RESPA) and the Truth in Lending Act (TILA). The news broke during the Missouri Credit Union Association’s (MCUA) statewide training seminar that addressed TILA-RESPA (also known as TRID).

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Credit Unions Highlight Concerns in HUD Roundtable

May
29
Credit Unions Highlight Concerns in HUD Roundtable

Credit unions were represented at a roundtable with Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Julian Castro in Jefferson City.  U.S. Representative Blaine Luetkemeyer (R-District 3), member of the House Financial Services Committee, arranged and took part in the discussion in Jefferson City on May 27.

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Luetkemeyer Tells Credit Unions: NCUA Asked Congress “Not to Do Its Job”

Sep
15
Luetkemeyer Tells Credit Unions:  NCUA Asked Congress “Not to Do Its Job”

As a member of the House Financial Services Committee, Missouri Congressman Blaine Luetkemeyer (R-District 3) is known on Capitol Hill for focusing on regulatory relief. However, when Luetkemeyer attempted to address credit union concerns with the National Credit Union Administration’s (NCUA) Risk-Based Capital (RBC) proposal, he hit a roadblock from the regulator. Leutkemeyer recounted

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Meeting with U.S. House Financial Services Leaders in Missouri

Sep
09
Meeting with U.S. House Financial Services Leaders in Missouri

Credit union staff and volunteers met with two members of the House Financial Services Committee on September 2 and 3, during the in-district work period.

U.S. Representative Emanuel Cleaver (D-District 5) welcomed credit union leaders to his Kansas City office on September 2 to discuss issues and concerns. Ten representatives from five credit unions and the Missouri Credit Union Association took part in the meeting.

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In-District Work Period Brings Credit Union Opportunities

Aug
20
In-District Work Period Brings Credit Union Opportunities
Tracy Henke speaks with CU leaders.
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Examination Fairness Bill Includes Missouri Cosponsors

Apr
19
Examination Fairness Bill Includes Missouri Cosponsors

Missouri members of Congress have cosponsored legislation that would provide regulatory relief and an opportunity for credit unions to address concerns with examinations.

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New ATM Disclosure Requirements to Take Effect

Mar
26
New ATM Disclosure Requirements to Take Effect

Missouri credit unions will soon be able to implement changes to ATM disclosure requirements.  The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) has issued a final rule amending Regulation E.  This final rule implements the change in ATM disclosure requirements that was passed by Congress in December.  The changes to Regulation E take effect as soon as the final rule is published in the Federal Register, which is anticipated this week.

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Missouri’s Blunt Cosponsors Privacy Notice Bill In Senate

Mar
21
Missouri’s Blunt Cosponsors Privacy Notice Bill In Senate

Missouri U.S. Senator Roy Blunt (R) is an original cosponsor to S. 635, a privacy notice bill introduced in the Senate on March 21. 

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Privacy Notice Bill Passes U.S. House

Mar
13
Privacy Notice Bill Passes U.S. House

H.R. 749, the Eliminate Privacy Notice Confusion Act, passed the U.S. House of Representatives on March 12. The bill was passed by a voice vote, with no opposition.  It now must go to the U.S. Senate for action.

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