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2001
December 31, 2001 SLRAC 2001 Report - Wyoming [PDF]
December 31, 2001 SLRAC 2001 Report - Texas
December 31, 2001 SLRAC 2001 Report - Vermont [PDF]
December 31, 2001 SLRAC 2001 Report - Minnesota [PDF]
December 31, 2001 SLRAC 2001 Report - New Hampshire [PDF]
December 31, 2001 SLRAC 2001 Report - Colorado (Report 2) [PDF]
December 31, 2001 SLRAC 2001 Report - Kansas
December 31, 2001 SLRAC 2001 Report - Colorado (Report 1) [PDF]
December 31, 2001 SLRAC 2001 Report - California
December 14, 2001 New Title Insurance Policy Consumers Can Relate To
December 13, 2001 Brochures In Spanish Explain Title Insurance
December 13, 2001 Federal Agencies Give Guidance on Consumer Financial Privacy
December 13, 2001
December 13, 2001 Radian Withdraws Lien Protection Product
December 13, 2001 Senator Gramm Comments On Current Housing And Community Needs In America
December 13, 2001
December 12, 2001 Federal Reserve Board Adopts Final rule on Regulation Z (Truth in Lending)
December 12, 2001
December 10, 2001 ALTA® Responds to Harney Article on Radian
December 5, 2001 RE: Summary of the Ohio Barnett Litigation: Association of Banks in Insurance et al v. Duryee (U.S.D.C. S.D. Ohio) Case C-298-1120
December 5, 2001
November 30, 2001 House Approves Terrorism Risk Protection Act
Rep. Oxley Urges Senate to Act
November 20, 2001 ALTA® FILES LAWSUIT AGAINST RADIAN
November 20, 2001
November 20, 2001 ALTA® Files Lawsuit Against Radian
November 16, 2001 ALTA® Files Lawsuit Against Radian
November 15, 2001 Summary of H.R. 3162, the USA PATROIT ACT
November 15, 2001
November 13, 2001 HR. 333 - Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention and Consumer Protection Act of 2001
November 8, 2001 House Financial Services Committee Passes Terrorism Insurance Legislation
November 7, 2001 Mortgage Bankers Win First Litigation Battle Under New HUD YSP Policy
November 5, 2001 Ginnie Mae Choice Bills Introduced
November 2, 2001 Industry Wins First Litigation Battle Under New HUD YSP Policy, Claim MBA
November 2, 2001 Letter to the Editor of "American Banker": Radian's Product A Poor Substitute For Title Insurance - Friday, November 2, 2001
November 2, 2001 Letter to the Editor of American Banker: Radian's Product A Poor Substitute For Title Insurance - Friday, November 2, 2001
November 2, 2001 Senate Banking Committee Leaders Reach Agreement With Administration On Terrorism Risk Insurance Legislation
October 18, 2001 INITIAL COMMENTS ON HUD STATEMENT OF POLICY On RESPA 2001-1
October 15, 2001 HUD Moves To Protect Homebuyers
Calls For Simplified Mortgage Process
October 15, 2001 HUD Moves To Protect Homebuyers
Calls For Simplified Mortgage Process
October 13, 2001 ALTA® Elects Board of Governors
October 13, 2001 Frank Willey Elected ALTA® President
October 3, 2001 U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Financial Services Holds Hearing on Dismantling the Financial Infrastructure of Global Terrorism
October 1, 2001 ALTA® Letter to Ms Melynda Dovel Wilcox Kiplinger Magazine
RE: "Home Buyers Beware."
October 1, 2001 ALTA® Responds to Kiplinger Article
September 28, 2001 OTS Reminds Thrifts About Law Providing Financial Relief to U.S. Military Personnel
September 26, 2001 U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Financial Services Holds Hearing on America's Insurance Industry:  "Keeping the Promise"
September 24, 2001 HUD Announces Mortgage Rate Cut To 6.0 Percent For America's Military
September 24, 2001 Workshop Planned To Discuss Strategies for Providing Effective Financial Privacy Notices
Public Workshop Co-sponsored by Eight Federal Agencies
September 10, 2001 House Oversight Panel Conducts Hearing on the Section 203(k) Housing Program
September 10, 2001 New Study Released - "Online Banking Privacy: A Slow Confusing Start to Giving Customers Control Over Their Information."
September 7, 2001 ALTA® Letter to Honorable Phil Gramm
September 7, 2001 Title Insurance: Background Information, September 7, 2001
(Attachment to a Letter to Senator Phil Gram)
September 6, 2001 House Oversight Panel to Investigate Housing Scam
September 4, 2001 New York Prohibits Lenders From Steering Borrowers To Title Insurers
August 30, 2001 SLRAC 2001 Report - Alaska
August 28, 2001 ALTA® SAMPLE PRIVACY FORM
August 28, 2001 ALTA® Update: Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act Privacy Obligations for Title Insurers and Agents
August 28, 2001
August 27, 2001 ALTA® Responds to James Woodard Article
August 24, 2001 ALTA® Response to Ken Harney RE: Echevarria v. Chicago Title & Trust Co
August 22, 2001 IRS Field Office Advice: Section 6041 - Form 1099 Reporting
August 14, 2001 New York Prohibits Lenders From Steering Borrowers To Title Insurers
August 3, 2001 Fed Lifts Date For Electronic Delivery of Consumer Disclosure Notification
August 2, 2001 McConville Background
August 2, 2001 Side by Side Comparison Treatment Of McConville
July 27, 2001 Baker Subcommittee To Hear From Regulator On Testing GSEs? Financial Strength
July 27, 2001 Hearing on "Predatory Mortgage Lending: The Problem, Impact and Responses." -- First Hearing in a Series
July 27, 2001 Senate Banking Committee Subcommittee on Financial Institutions
Hearing on "Comprehensive Deposit Insurance Reform: Responses to the FDIC Recommendations for Reform"
July 24, 2001 ALTA® News: U.S. Court of Appeals Concludes That, Despite HUD Guidance
RESPA §8(b) Does Not Apply to Mark-Ups of Third Party Charges
Where Third Party Is Not Involved in the Mark-Up
July 20, 2001 Banking Committee Schedules Hearing on "Predatory Mortgage Lending: The Problem, Impact and Responses." First Hearing in a Series
July 17, 2001 Roukema Subcommittee to Address National Flood Insurance Program
July 17, 2001 S 420 - Bankruptcy Reform Act of 2001
July 17, 2001 U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Financial Services Subcommittee on Housing and Community Opportunity Hearing on "Elderly Housing and Affordability Issues for the 21st Century"
July 11, 2001 >U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Financial Services Subcommittee on Capital Markets, Insurance and Government Sponsored Enterprises
Hearing on the CBO Report entitled "Federal Subsidies and the Housing GSE" (May 2001) and H.R. 1409, the "Secondary Mortgage Market Enterprises Regulatory Improvement Act." July 11, 2001
July 9, 2001 Baker Subcommittee To Hear From Fannie, Freddie on GSE Reform
June 29, 2001 North Dakota Financial Privacy Law Is Not Preempted
FTC Says State's Consumer Information Laws Are Preserved
June 28, 2001 Subcommittee Examines Ways to Encourage Use of E-signatures
June 27, 2001 Fannie Mae Announces Mortgage Relief for Storms Victims Throughout the State of Minnesota
June 27, 2001 HUD Announces Eighth Native American Homeownership Summit Meeting
June 12, 2001 Donna Tanoue Announces Her Resignation As Chairman Of The FDIC
May 30, 2001 Jefford's Shift Changes Congressional Agenda
May 16, 2001 Federal Reserve Requests For Comment On Adapting The Board's Regulations To On-line Banking
May 15, 2001 Annual Privacy Notice Requirement From The Washington Administrative Code WAC
May 15, 2001 States which have adopted the 1982 NAIC Model Act
May 10, 2001 Fannie Mae Introduces Investment Notes for the Individual Investor
May 8, 2001 ALTA® Update: Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act Privacy Obligations for Title Insurers and Agents
May 7, 2001 Loan Prospector® Get New Tools That Enable Lenders To Streamline Mortgage Originations
New Web Site to Increase Access to Low-cost Financing
May 5, 2001 Gramm Leach Bliley Act (S.900)
May 4, 2001 ALTA® Comment Letter: Banks in Real Estate - Insurance
May 4, 2001 ALTA® Submits Comments To Federal Reserve Board on Proposed Rules To Allow Banks To Engage in Real Estate Activities [PDF]
April 17, 2001 AARP Launches Drive Against Unscrupulous Mortgage Lenders
April 12, 2001 Special Report From FASB: Business and Financial Reporting, Challenges from the New Economy
April 5, 2001 Baker Lays Out Rationale Behind Bill To Enhance Oversight Of Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac
April 5, 2001 Reps. Rogers/Oxley Introduce New Legislation To Stop Financial Fraud Before It Starts
April 4, 2001 House Passes Legislation To Repeal Antique Bank Law, Aid Small Business
March 29, 2001 Federal Reserve Publishes Interim Final Rules For Electronic Disclosures
March 27, 2001 ABA Releases Study on Predatory Lending
Study by Brookings Institute Economist Concludes New Laws Could Hurt, not Help Consumers
March 27, 2001 Freddie Mac Passes Its Interim Capital Stress Test
Initiates New Credit Risk Sensitivity Disclosure
March 26, 2001 Freddie Mac Passes Its Interim Capital Stress Test Initiates New Credit Risk Sensitivity Disclosure
March 22, 2001 FTC to Host Workshop on Emerging Issues for Competition Policy in the E-Commerce Environment
March 22, 2001 House Financial Services Subcommittee Approves Bills to Benefit Small Businesses and End Anti-Competitive Banking Laws
March 21, 2001 Freddie Mac's Loan Prospector® Tools Collateral Enhancement Feature Available April 8 --
Instant Collateral Approvals at Point-of-Sale Offer Cost Savings of up to 80 Percent
March 14, 2001 Federal Banking Agencies Will Allow Privacy Notices Under Existing Fair Credit Reporting Act
March 14, 2001 Federal Banking Regulatory Agencies Extend Effective Date On Bank Insurance Rules
March 14, 2001 The Federal Trade Commission Comments to the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System Regarding Proposed HOEPA Rules
March 7, 2001 FTC Charges One of Nation's Largest Subprime Lenders with Abusive Lending Practices
Associates First Capital Corporation And Its Successors Citigroup Inc. And CitiFinancial Credit Company Named in Complaint
March 6, 2001 Freddie Mac Publishes Second Draft Of Electronic Mortgage Guidelines;
Industry Invited To Review, Send Comments on Latest Draft by April 6
March 3, 2001 Save Money on Your Next Refinance
February 21, 2001 Federal Reserve And Treasury Extend Comment Period On Real Estate Activities Proposal
February 2, 2001 ALTA® Analysis: The Uniform Electronic Transactions Act: A Guide to Evaluating Non-Uniform Amendments [PDF]
February 1, 2001 Bankruptcy Reform Legislation Introduced
February 1, 2001 Senate Banking Subcommittee Chairmen Named
February 1, 2001 Senate Democrats Announce Banking Subcommittee Leadership
January 31, 2001 Federal Banking Agencies Issue Guidance On Supervision of Subprime Lending
January 26, 2001 FDIC Creates "Privacy Rule Handbook "
January 26, 2001 Rep. Oxley Announces Subcommittee Chairmen, Jurisdictions
January 22, 2001 Senate Committee Votes To Approve Mel Martinez For HUD Secretary
January 20, 2001 Value of Title Insurance Revealed
January 19, 2001 Freddie Mac Announces Record Earnings For 2000
2000 Earnings Per Share Up 15 Percent
January 17, 2001 Agencies Adopt Guidelines for Customer Information Security
January 10, 2001 Federal Reserve And Treasury Department Announce Final Rule On Merchant Banking Activities
January 8, 2001 ALTA® Government News
GOP Team In Place At New Financial Services Committee
January 3, 2001 Federal Reserve Board and Treasury Department Seeks Comments On Proposed Rules To Permit Banks To Engage in Real Estate Brokerage and Management Activities [PDF]


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