BUREAU OF CONSUMER FINANCIAL PROTECTION
Submission for OMB Review; Comment Request
Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection.
Notice and request for comments.
The Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection (Bureau), as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing information collections, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104-13 (44 U.S.C. 3507(a)(1)(D)). The Bureau is soliciting comments regarding the information collection requirements relating to the Secure and Fair Enforcement for Mortgage Licensing Act that have been submitted to the Office of Management and Budget for review and approval. A copy of the submission may be obtained by contacting the agency contact listed below.
Written comments are encouraged and must be received on or before May 17, 2012 to be assured of consideration.
You may submit comments, identified by OMB number 3170-0005, by any of the following methods:
•Agency Contact:Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (Attention: PRA Office), 1700 G Street NW., Washington, DC, 20552: (202) 435-7741:CFPB_Public_PRA@cfpb.gov.
•OMB Reviewer:Shagufta Ahmed, Office of Management and Budget, New Executive Office Building, Room 10235, Washington, DC 20503; (202) 395-7873.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Requests for additional information should be directed to Joseph Durbala, (202) 435-7893, at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, (Attention: Joseph Durbala, PRA Office) 1700 G Street NW., Washington, DC 20552, or through the internet atCFPB_Public_PRA@cfpb.gov.
Title:Secure and Fair Enforcement for Mortgage Licensing Act (Regulation G) 12 CFR Part 1007.
Abstract:The information collection will improve the flow of information to and between regulators; provide accountability and tracking of mortgage loan originators (MLOs), enhance consumer protections, reduce fraud in the residential mortgage loan origination process and provide consumers with easily accessible information at no charge regarding the employment history of, and publicly adjudicated disciplinary and enforcement actions against, MLOs.
Type of Review:Extension of a currently approved collection.
Affected Public:Businesses or other for profits.
Estimated Number of Responses:33,656.
Estimated Time per Response:27 minutes.
Estimated Total Annual Burden Hours:15,183.
Dated: April 6, 2012.
Chief Information Officer, Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection.