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Keep up with the latest news of ELFA's advocacy efforts before federal and state policymakers, regulators and standard setting bodies.

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The Washington and State Legislative Reports are for ELFA members only. If you have an ELFA member profile but do not receive the monthly Washington Report or State Legislature Report, you can sign up by logging in and clicking the "Account Tools" link at the top right of the page. Next, select "Update My Communication Preferences" from the list of options and check the box for "Federal Advocacy Update" and/or "State Advocacy Update."


Washington Report:

  • January 2020 - 2020 Tax Policy Outlook; Call For David H. Fenig Advocacy Award Nominations; Kick off the New Year by Building Relationships with Members of Congress
  • December 2019 - Supreme Court Brief Challenges the Constitutionality of CFPB Director's Employment Status; Kick off 2020 by Building Relationships with Your Members of Congress; Federal Advocacy Team Announces 2020 LeasePAC Committee
  • November 2019 - Flurry of Activity on Section 1071 of the Dodd-Frank Act; Are the Results of Last Tuesday's Off-Year Election a Preview of 2020?; Financial Institutions BCSC Wins Inaugural Advocacy Champions Award

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State Legislature Report:

  • January 2020 - State Legislatures in Session; Important 2019 Carry-Over Legislation and Issues; Washington State Data Privacy; Washington State Automatic Renewal
  • September 2019 - State Legislatures in Session; New York Finance Lenders License Legislation Introduced
  • July 2019 - State Legislatures Are in Session; California DBO Draft Regulations Released (SB 1235)

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