new edition of the Guide will be especially useful because
it contains critical source documents as appendices, including:
Federal Reserve Board's Regulation C, which implements
the Home Mortgage Disclosure Act;
form and instructions for completing the HMDA Loan Application
form and instructions for data collection on race or national
origin and sex;
Federal Reserve Board's recently adopted Staff Commentary
on Regulation C;
and county codes for counties in Metropolitan Statistical
Areas (MSAs), together with MSA numbers, and a separate
listing of counties with populations of 30,000 or less;
and telephone and fax numbers for regional and main offices
of the Federal financial regulatory agencies and the U.S.
Bureau of the Census.
helpful features are a flow chart depicting HMDA coverage
criteria and step-by-step guidance to completing the report
Guide to HMDA Reporting - Getting It Right! is enclosed for
FDIC-supervised HMDA-reporting institutions only. For others
interested in the HMDA who wish to obtain a copy of the new
Guide, please call the HMDA Assistance Line on 202/452-2016
(menu option 3). You may request that the FFIEC HMDA Data
Order Form (document #001) be mailed or faxed to you. There
is a $5.00 charge for the new Guide.
you have questions concerning HMDA issues, please contact
your FDIC Division of Compliance and Consumer Affairs regional
office at the location shown on the enclosed list.
(for FDIC-supervised HMDA-reporting institutions only)