Background on SAFE Act 

In July 2010, the federal banking agencies, along with the Farm Credit Administration, (“the agencies”) published Final Rules concerning implementation of federal registration requirements of the Secure and Fair Enforcement for Mortgage Licensing Act of 2008 (SAFE Act).

 Background Documents

Information for individuals and depository institutions regarding self-reported disciplinary actions.
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's interim rule.
Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation Notice of Joint Final Rule: Registration of Residential Mortgage Loan Originators (July 30, 2010)
Update: Registration of Residential Mortgage Loan Originators (January 4, 2011)
Final Rules concerning implementation of federal registration requirements of the SAFE Act of 2008.
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System SR 10-14: Implementation of Registration Requirements for Federal Mortgage Loan Originators (August 2, 2010)
National Credit Union Administration Letter 10-CU-13: Compliance Deadline for SAFE Act
SAFE Act Mortgage Loan Originator Registration Update (December 23, 2010)
Office of the Comptroller of the Currency Bulletin 2010-33: S.A.F.E. Act Mortgage Loan Originator Registration Requirements
Office of Thrift Supervision CEO Letter 360: Final Rule to Implement the Secure and Fair Enforcement for Mortgage Licensing Act of 2008 (S.A.F.E. Act) (July 28, 2010)