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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:

  • March 27, 2020: Special Edition - CARES ACT (Phase III of COVID-19 Response) Set to Become Law
  • March 23, 2020: Special Edition - Capitol Connections 2020 is Cancelled; ELFA Launches New COVID-19 Resources
  • March 2020 - Capitol Connections 2020; Agencies Encourage Financial Institutions to Meet Financial Needs of Customers and Members Affected by Coronavirus; ELFA Submits Comments on CFPB Request for Comment Regarding Implementation of Section 1071 of Dodd-Frank; Become a Advocacy Champion!

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State Legislature Report:

  • February 2020 - State Legislatures in Session; Washington State Data Privacy Victory; Rhode Island Consumer Creep Success; Illinois Tax Bills
  • 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

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