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  • Federal Reserve Board issues Final Rule amending Regulation D with regard to Interest on Reserve Balances

    Federal Reserve Board issues Final Rule amending Regulation D with regard to Interest on Reserve Balances | site |


    (Information contained in Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System press release dated: June 2, 2021)

    The Federal Reserve Board announced on Tuesday the approval of a final rule amending Regulation D to eliminate references to an interest on required reserves (IORR) rate and to an interest on excess reserves (IOER) rate and replace them with a single interest on reserve balances (IORB) rate. The final rule also simplifies the formula used to calculate the amount of interest to be paid on such balances and makes other minor conforming amendments. The final rule adopts the rule proposed by the Board on January 8, 2021 without change, and takes effect on Thursday, July 29, 2021.


    Federal Register notice: Regulation D: Reserve Requirements of Depository Institutions
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  • U.S. Department of Labor announces 18-month delay to Rule affecting Prevailing Wage for Certain Immigrants, Non-immigrants

    U.S. Department of Labor announces 18-month delay to Rule affecting Prevailing Wage for Certain Immigrants, Non-immigrants | site |


    (Information contained in U.S. Department of Labor press release dated: May 13, 2021) Washington, DC - - The U.S. Department of Labor today announced an 18-month delay in the effective date of the final rule, “Strengthening Wage Protections for the Temporary and Permanent Employment of Certain Aliens in the United States.” Published in January 2021, the final rule affects employers seeking to employ foreign workers on a permanent or temporary basis through certain immigrant visas or through H-1B, H-1B1 and E-3 non-immigrant visas. The final rule will now go into effect on Nov. 14, 2022. The delay will provide the department with sufficient time to consider the final rule’s legal and policy issues thoroughly, and to review the public comments received in response to a Request for Information ...
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  • FDIC Issues Proposed Rule Regarding False Advertising, Misrepresentations About Insured Status, and Misuse of the FDIC’s Name or Logo

    Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation Issues Proposed Rule Regarding False Advertising, Misrepresentations About Insured Status, and Misuse of the FDIC’s Name or Logo | site |



    (Information contained in Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation press release dated: April 22, 2021) Washington - - The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) today issued a proposed rule implementing its statutory authority to prohibit any person or organization from making misrepresentations about FDIC deposit insurance or misusing the FDIC’s name or logo. This statutory authority allows the FDIC to bring formal enforcement actions, such as cease and desist orders or civil money penalties, against individuals or entities for violations. The proposed rule describes the process by which the FDIC would identify and investigate potential violations, and the procedures it would follow, when formally and informally enforcing the statutory prohibitions. The propo...
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  • U.S. Department of Labor announces Proposed 18-month Delay to Prevailing Wage Rule Affecting Certain Immigrants, Non-Immigrants

    U.S. Department of Labor announces Proposed 18-month Delay to Prevailing Wage Rule Affecting Certain Immigrants, Non-Immigrants | site |


    (Information contained in U.S. Department of Labor press release dated: March 22, 2021)

    Washington, DC – The U.S. Department of Labor has announced that it has proposed an 18-month delay in the effective date of a final rule on calculating prevailing wages of certain immigrants and non-immigrant workers. Published in January 2021, the final rule affects employers seeking to employ foreign workers on a permanent or temporary basis through certain immigrant visas or through H-1B, H-1B1 and E-3 non-immigrant visas. The proposed delay will provide the department with sufficient time to consider the rule’s legal and policy issues thoroughly, and issue an upcoming Request for Information and gather public comments on the sources and methods for determining prevailing wage levels. The proposed del
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  • Federal Bank Regulators issue Rule supporting Treasury's Investments in Minority Depository Institutions and Community Development Financial Institutions

    Federal Bank Regulators issue Rule supporting Treasury's Investments in Minority Depository Institutions and Community Development Financial Institutions | site |



    (Information contained in Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System press release dated: March 9, 2021)

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

    Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation

    Office of the Comptroller of the Currency


    Federal bank regulatory agencies today announced an interim final rule that supports the Treasury Department's implementation of a program established by Congress to make capital investments in minority depository institutions and community development financial institutions.

    The Treasury Department's Emergency Capital Investment Program (ECIP) will support the efforts of these financial institutions to provide loans, grants, and forbearance to small businesses, minority-owned businesses,
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  • Federal Reserve Board announces Final Rule intended to Reduce Risk and Increase Efficiency in the Financial System by applying Netting Protections to a broader Range of Financial Institutions

    Federal Reserve Board announces Final Rule intended to Reduce Risk and Increase Efficiency in the Financial System by applying Netting Protections to a broader Range of Financial Institutions | site |


    (Information contained in Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System press release dated: February 18, 2021) The Federal Reserve Board on Thursday announced a final rule that is intended to reduce risk and increase efficiency in the financial system by applying netting protections to a broader range of financial institutions. The final rule amends Regulation EE (Financial Institution Netting) to apply netting provisions of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation Improvement Act of 1991 (FDICIA) to certain new entities including swap dealers. The rule would also make minor clarifications to the existing activities-based test in Regulation EE to clarify how the activities-based test applies following a consolidation of legal entities. Sections 401...
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  • Federal Reserve Board announces the second Extension of a Rule to bolster the effectiveness of the Small Business Administration's Paycheck Protection Program

    Federal Reserve Board announces the second Extension of a Rule to bolster the effectiveness of the Small Business Administration's Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) | site |


    (Information contained in Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System press release dated: February 9, 2021)

    The Federal Reserve Board on Tuesday announced the second extension of a rule to bolster the effectiveness of the Small Business Administration's (SBA) Paycheck Protection Program (PPP). Like the earlier extensions, this one will temporarily modify the Board's rules so that certain bank directors and shareholders can apply to their banks for PPP loans for their small businesses. To prevent favoritism, the Board limits the types and quantity of loans that bank directors, shareholders, officers, and businesses owned by these persons can receive from their affiliated banks. However, these limits have prevented some small business owners from accessing PPP loans—especially in rural ar...
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  • FDIC Approves Rule on the Role of Supervisory Guidance

    FDIC Approves Rule on the Role of Supervisory Guidance

    Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation Approves Rule on the Role of Supervisory Guidance | site |



    (Information contained in Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation [FDIC] press release dated: January 19, 2021) Washington - - The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) approved a final rule outlining and confirming the agency’s use of supervisory guidance for regulated institutions. The final rule codifies the interagency statement on the role of supervisory guidance, as amended, issued in September 2018 to clarify the differences between regulations and guidance, and states that the Statement is binding on the agency. Unlike a law or regulation, supervisory guidance does not have the force and effect of law, and the FDIC does not take enforcement actions based on supervisory guidance. Rather, supervisory guidance outlines the FDIC’s supervisory expectations or priorities and articulates the FDIC’s general views regarding appropriate practices f...
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  • Commerce Department Issues Interim Rule to Secure the ICTS Supply Chain

    Commerce Department Issues Interim Rule to Secure the ICTS Supply Chain

    Commerce Department Issues Interim Rule to Secure the ICTS Supply Chain | site |




    (Information contained in U.S. Department of Commerce press release dated: January 14, 2021)

    Pursuant to Executive Order (E.O.) 13873, “Securing the Information and Communications Technology and Services (ICTS) Supply Chain,” today U.S. Department of Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross issued an interim final rule to address the national security, economic security, and public health and safety concerns related to ICTS Transactions. The rule will ensure the resilience of, and trust in, our Nation’s ICTS supply chain, and, for the purposes of this rule, identifies six foreign governments or foreign non-government persons as foreign adversaries: the People’s Republic of China (China), the Russian Federation (Russia), the Islamic Republic of Iran (Iran), the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (North Korea), the Republic of Cuba (Cuba),...
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  • SBA Proposes Rule to Eliminate Regulations that Exclude Faith-Based Organizations from Seven SBA Programs

    U.S. Small Business Administration Proposes Rule to Eliminate Regulations that Exclude Faith-Based Organizations from Seven SBA Programs | site |



    Public Comments Due by February 18, 2021


    (Information contained in U.S. Small Business Administration [SBA] press release dated: January 19, 2021) Washington - - The U.S. Small Business Administration invites public comment on a proposed rule designed to remove regulatory provisions that exclude certain faith-based organizations from seven business loan and disaster assistance programs. These programs include the Intermediary Lending Program (ILP), Business Loan programs (7(a), Microloan and 504 programs), Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) program, Military Reservist Economic Injury Disaster Loan (MREIDL) program and Immediate Disaster Assistance Program (IDAP). Because these provisions exclude otherwise eligible applicants based on their religious status, they violate their cons...
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  • Federal Reserve Board finalizes a Rule that updates the Board's Capital Planning Requirements

    Federal Reserve Board finalizes a Rule that updates the Board's Capital Planning Requirements to be Consistent with other Board Rules that were recently modified | site |



    (Information contained in Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System press release: January 19, 2021)

    The Federal Reserve Board on Tuesday finalized a rule that updates the Board's capital planning requirements to be consistent with other Board rules that were recently modified. The final rule is generally similar to the proposal. In 2019, the Board finalized a framework that sorts large banks into different categories based on their risks, with requirements that are tailored to the risks of each category. The Board's capital planning requirements for these large banks help ensure they plan for and determine their capital needs under a range of different scenarios. The rule finalized today reflects that new framework. In particular, firms in the lowe...
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  • HHS OCR Publishes Proposed Rule Protecting Infants Born Alive from Discrimination on the Basis of Disability

    HHS Office for Civil Rights Publishes Proposed Rule Protecting Infants Born Alive from Discrimination on the Basis of Disability | site |




    (Information contained in U.S. Department of Health and Human Services press release dated: January 15, 2021)

    Today, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office for Civil Rights (OCR) issued a proposed rule promoting the fundamental human dignity of individuals with disabilities in the nation’s health care system and protecting the rights of parents seeking treatment for infants with disabilities. The proposed rule, “Special Responsibilities of Medicare Hospitals in Emergency Cases and Discrimination on the Basis of Disability in Critical Health and Human Service Programs or Activities,” updates and clarifies existing Departmental regulations to conform with statutory protections against disability discrimination, and establishes that HHS’ regulations:
    • Protect patients, including infants
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  • CMS says it Puts Patients Over Paperwork with New Rule that Addresses the Prior Authorization Process

    Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services says it puts Patients Over Paperwork with New Rule that Addresses the Prior Authorization Process | site |



    (Information contained in Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services press release dated: January 15, 2021) Today, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) finalized a signature accomplishment of the new Office of Burden Reduction & Health Informatics (OBRHI). This final rule builds on the efforts to drive interoperability, empower patients, and reduce costs and burden in the healthcare market by promoting secure electronic access to health data in new and innovative ways. These significant changes include allowing certain payers, providers and patients to have electronic access to pending and active prior authorization decisions, which should result in fewer repeated requests for prior authorizations, reducing costs and onerous administrative burden to our frontline providers. This final rule ...
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  • U.S. Department of Labor announces Final Rule to Clarify Independent Contractor Status under the Fair Labor Standards Act

    U.S. Department of Labor announces Final Rule to Clarify Independent Contractor Status under the Fair Labor Standards Act | site |


    (Information contained in U.S. Department of Labor press release: January 6, 2021)

    Washington, DC - - The U.S. Department of Labor today announced a final rule clarifying the standard for employee versus independent contractor status under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA).


    “This rule brings long-needed clarity for American workers and employers,” said U.S. Secretary of Labor Eugene Scalia. “Sharpening the test to determine who is an independent contractor under the Fair Labor Standards Act makes it easier to identify employees covered by the Act, while recognizing and respecting the entrepreneurial spirit of workers who choose to pursue the freedom associated with being an independent contractor.”

    “Streamlining and clarifying the test to identify independent contractors will reduce worker
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  • U.S. Treasury Department and Internal Revenue Service Release Final Rule on Section 45Q Credit Regulations

    U.S. Treasury Department and Internal Revenue Service Release Final Rule on Section 45Q Credit Regulations | site |




    (Information contained in U.S. Department of the Treasury press release dated: January 6, 2021)

    Washington - - Today, the Treasury Department and Internal Revenue Service (IRS) issued final regulations regarding the section 45Q credit for qualified carbon oxide sequestration using carbon capture equipment placed in service on or after the date of the enactment of the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018. “These final regulations provide taxpayers and the American energy sector with needed clarity on utilizing the section 45Q credit,” said Treasury Secretary Steven T. Mnuchin. “These regulations are an essential step toward harnessing the entrepreneurial spirit of Americans to further modernize the American energy sector, while ensuring American energy producers maintain their competitive edge around the world.” These final r...
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    Federal Reserve Board issues Final Rule amending Regulation D with regard to Interest on Reserve Balances
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    Federal Reserve Board issues Final Rule amending Regulation D with regard to Interest on Reserve Balances | site |


    (Information contained in Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System press release dated: June 2, 2021)

    The Federal Reserve Board announced on Tuesday the approval of a final rule amending Regulation D to eliminate references to an interest on required reserves (IORR) rate and to an interest on excess reserves (IOER) rate and replace them with a single interest on reserve balances (IORB) rate. The final rule also simplifies the formula used to calculate the amount of interest to be paid on such balances and makes other minor conforming amendments. The final rule adopts the rule proposed by the Board on January 8, 2021 without change, and takes effect on Thursday, July 29, 2021.


    Federal Register notice: Regulation D: Reserve Requirements of Depository Institutions
    ...
    06-05-2021, 05:54 AM
  • Staff Reporter 1
    U.S. Department of Labor announces 18-month delay to Rule affecting Prevailing Wage for Certain Immigrants, Non-immigrants
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    U.S. Department of Labor announces 18-month delay to Rule affecting Prevailing Wage for Certain Immigrants, Non-immigrants | site |


    (Information contained in U.S. Department of Labor press release dated: May 13, 2021) Washington, DC - - The U.S. Department of Labor today announced an 18-month delay in the effective date of the final rule, “Strengthening Wage Protections for the Temporary and Permanent Employment of Certain Aliens in the United States.” Published in January 2021, the final rule affects employers seeking to employ foreign workers on a permanent or temporary basis through certain immigrant visas or through H-1B, H-1B1 and E-3 non-immigrant visas. The final rule will now go into effect on Nov. 14, 2022. The delay will provide the department with sufficient time to consider the final rule’s legal and policy issues thoroughly, and to review the public comments received in response to a Request for Information ...
    05-15-2021, 03:18 AM
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    FDIC Issues Proposed Rule Regarding False Advertising, Misrepresentations About Insured Status, and Misuse of the FDIC’s Name or Logo
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    Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation Issues Proposed Rule Regarding False Advertising, Misrepresentations About Insured Status, and Misuse of the FDIC’s Name or Logo | site |



    (Information contained in Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation press release dated: April 22, 2021) Washington - - The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) today issued a proposed rule implementing its statutory authority to prohibit any person or organization from making misrepresentations about FDIC deposit insurance or misusing the FDIC’s name or logo. This statutory authority allows the FDIC to bring formal enforcement actions, such as cease and desist orders or civil money penalties, against individuals or entities for violations. The proposed rule describes the process by which the FDIC would identify and investigate potential violations, and the procedures it would follow, when formally and informally enforcing the statutory prohibitions. The propo...
    04-30-2021, 03:05 AM
  • Staff Reporter 1
    U.S. Department of Labor announces Proposed 18-month Delay to Prevailing Wage Rule Affecting Certain Immigrants, Non-Immigrants
    by Staff Reporter 1
    U.S. Department of Labor announces Proposed 18-month Delay to Prevailing Wage Rule Affecting Certain Immigrants, Non-Immigrants | site |


    (Information contained in U.S. Department of Labor press release dated: March 22, 2021)

    Washington, DC – The U.S. Department of Labor has announced that it has proposed an 18-month delay in the effective date of a final rule on calculating prevailing wages of certain immigrants and non-immigrant workers. Published in January 2021, the final rule affects employers seeking to employ foreign workers on a permanent or temporary basis through certain immigrant visas or through H-1B, H-1B1 and E-3 non-immigrant visas. The proposed delay will provide the department with sufficient time to consider the rule’s legal and policy issues thoroughly, and issue an upcoming Request for Information and gather public comments on the sources and methods for determining prevailing wage levels. The proposed del
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    03-23-2021, 01:17 AM
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    Federal Bank Regulators issue Rule supporting Treasury's Investments in Minority Depository Institutions and Community Development Financial Institutions
    by Staff Reporter 1
    Federal Bank Regulators issue Rule supporting Treasury's Investments in Minority Depository Institutions and Community Development Financial Institutions | site |



    (Information contained in Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System press release dated: March 9, 2021)

    Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

    Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation

    Office of the Comptroller of the Currency


    Federal bank regulatory agencies today announced an interim final rule that supports the Treasury Department's implementation of a program established by Congress to make capital investments in minority depository institutions and community development financial institutions.

    The Treasury Department's Emergency Capital Investment Program (ECIP) will support the efforts of these financial institutions to provide loans, grants, and forbearance to small businesses, minority-owned businesses,
    ...
    03-10-2021, 02:30 PM

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