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Welcome to our Advocacy Updates page, where you can stay informed about the latest developments in our efforts to represent credit unions in California and Nevada. Check back regularly for updates on our advocacy efforts and how they are making a difference for credit unions and their members in our states. Sign up today to receive bi-weekly legislative and regulatory updates on activity in Washington, D.C., Sacramento, and Carson City. 


3 Big Legislative Wins in Sacramento Await Governor’s Signature

Important credit union news came out of Sacramento this week: three California Credit Union League-supported bills — Assembly Bill 2927, Assembly Bill 2288, and Senate Bill 92 — passed the California State Legislature and will be signed by Governor Gavin Newsom.

From Sacramento: SB 1075 Amended; SB 278 Passes Committee

This week, the California Credit Union League saw significant movement in Sacramento on two top-priority state legislative bills that would impact credit unions across California.

Rohit Chopra Testifies in CFPB Semi-Annual Report to Congress

Last week, the House Financial Services Committee and Senate Banking Committee convened for the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s (CFPB) semi-annual report to Congress. CFPB Director Rohit Chopra testified in both chambers about the bureau’s initiatives.

CA League’s Actions Amid Overdraft and NSF Fees Legislation

The California Credit Union League’s newly released Overdraft/Non-Sufficient Funds (NSF) Fees Resource Guide displays actions taken to support credit unions across California and the resulting positive impacts — a powerful resource for senior management, board members, and political advocacy specialists at your credit union.

Updates: AB 2062, AB 1757, NDAA, CFPB, CRA, FCRA, and More

Updates on California’s Assembly Bill 2062 (our League-sponsored state charter modernization bill to strengthen the dual-charter credit union system), Assembly Bill 1757 (website accessibility), the latest NDAA amendment, CFPB hearing, and potential CRA requirements. Additionally: the FCRA, artificial intelligence, affordable housing program RFI; and the “$30 by June 30” sweepstakes.

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