News & Notes: Here’s What’s Happening Around the Northwest

NW Priority donates Santa-sized haul of toys and bikes; Kitsap Chapter celebrates emergency room doctors and nurses; Gesa supports culinary center in providing meals for homeless teens; Mid Oregon rolls out the dough for the holidays; and Christmas dinner is on the house, thanks to Wauna.

Compliance Center: Oregon Department of Consumer and Business Services Issued Rulemaking for Reasonable Compensation

Get the details on the new rule for reasonable compensation of Directors and Supervisory Committee Members; plus your question answered about garnishment fees on Federal Benefit Payments; and this week’s legal briefs!

News & Notes: Here’s What’s Happening Around the Northwest

Sound opens West Seattle Branch; Gesa will match donations for Habitat for Humanity through December 24.

Share the Love Awards Another $30,000 to Charity in November

The video campaign to highlight credit unions’ community impact benefited a children’s cancer program, a farmers market, and an organization that gives food to children who need it.

Compliance Center: NCUA Responds to Credit Union Share Insurance Parity Act

NCUA responds to share insurance parity; IRS reporting for cash gifts to members; plus legal briefs.

News & Notes: Here’s What’s Happening Around the Northwest

iQ Credit Union “Mustache” You to Shop Local; USAgencies Credit Union Rallies Tons of Toys for the Holidays; NW Priority Credit Union Raises Sleighful of Toys; St. Helens Community Credit Union Cuts Ribbon on New Branch.

Enter Your Marketing Successes for CUNA’s Diamond Awards

Early bird entry fees available through December 15 for credit union movement’s most prestigious marketing and business development awards.

News & Notes: Here’s What’s Happening Around the Northwest

NW Priority Credit Union makes bicycle magic; Solarity Credit Union makes holiday feast for homeless youth.

Senate Confirms McWatters to NCUA Board

The U.S. Senate confirmed J. Mark McWatters as the newest member of the NCUA board. He will take office as the NCUA prepares to finalize the controversial risk-based capital rule.

Senate Vote Possible This Week on McWatters’ Confirmation to NCUA

The U.S. Senate could vote this week to confirm J. Mark McWatters as the newest member of the NCUA board.

Legal Briefs

Your weekly update on the regulatory landscape.

NCUA’s December Board Meeting Brings Several New Proposed Rules

The NCUA proposed rules on loan participations and the restructuring of RegFlex, and it issued an Advanced Notice of Proposed Rulemaking on emergency liquidity at its board meeting last week.

Compliance Calendar

Regularly updated with information about comment letter deadlines, effective dates of regulations, deadlines for reporting, and other important compliance dates.