Small business review panel for Home Mortgage Disclosure Act rulemaking

In light of the various Dodd-Frank Act requirements and private market data standards initiatives, the Bureau believes that it is important to begin a broad public dialog about the HMDA rulemaking at this time and to use implementation of the new HMDA requirements as an opportunity to comprehensively review the HMDA reporting regime. In particular, the Bureau seeks to assess whether there are opportunities to improve upon the data collected, reduce unnecessary burden on financial institutions, and, as appropriate, to modernize and streamline the manner in which FIs collect and report data.

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Press release: Miss April Takes Steps to Improve Information About Access to Credit in the Mortgage Market