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CFPB's Latest RFI: External Engagements

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) has issued another Request for Information (RFI), focused on the agency’s external engagements including field hearings, town halls, roundtables, advisory boards, and other public and non-public meetings. The CFPB has already issued several RFIs, which are being used to help the new Acting Director and staff assess overall efficiency and effectiveness of the agency. Links to RFI comments and the due dates are as follows:

    Civil investigative demands (CIDs) - due March 27, 2018
    Administration adjudications - due April 6, 2018
    Enforcement proceedings - due April 13, 2018
    Supervision - due May 21, 2018
    External engagements - due May 29, 2018

NAR will be submitting comments on the RFIs and encourage feedback from members wishing to weigh in on these important issues anonymously.

For more on the CFPB’s RFI efforts, including future requests, please visit this page on the CFPB website.