New York Credit Union Association President/CEO William J. Mellin wrote to New York’s congressional delegation commending them for voting to pass the Secure and Fair Enforcement Act, commonly referred to as the SAFE Banking Act. The legislation, H.R. 1595, would provide financial institutions with a safe harbor for providing services to marijuana-related businesses in states where the substance is legal.
Registration is now open for the 2020 CUNA Governmental Affairs Conference, scheduled for Feb. 23-27, in Washington, D.C.
New York Credit Union Association Compliance Director Linda Bow unveiled the latest installment of her “Let’s Talk for a Minute” series, which are brief compliance-related videos produced for the New York Minute.
Young credit union professionals and volunteers can register for federal advocacy trainings on Sept. 9 and Sept. 23, which will focus on the importance of advocacy for young professionals early in their careers.
The House Financial Services Committee last week passed several bills that would make substantial reforms to credit bureaus, the credit reporting process and the Fair Credit Reporting Act.