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FHFA RIN: 2590-AA70 Publication ID: Fall 2016 
Title: Federal Home Loan Bank Capital 

The rulemaking will propose to delete provisions in the current Federal Home Loan Bank capital requirements that reference or otherwise rely on credit ratings issued by an entity regarded as a Nationally Recognized Statistical Rating Organization by the Securities and Exchange Commission, and replace those provisions, where necessary, with new provisions based on other appropriate credit worthiness standards. It will also propose other changes to the rule to update and strengthen the capital requirements.

Agency: Federal Housing Finance Agency(FHFA)  Priority: Other Significant 
RIN Status: Previously published in the Unified Agenda Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Proposed Rule Stage 
Major: No  Unfunded Mandates: No 
CFR Citation: Not Yet Determined     (To search for a specific CFR, visit the Code of Federal Regulations.)
Legal Authority: 12 U.S.C. 1426    12 U.S.C. 1440    12 U.S.C. 1443    12 U.S.C. 1446    12 U.S.C. 4513    12 U.S.C. 14514    12 U.S.C. 4526    12 U.S.C. 4612   
Legal Deadline:  None
Action Date FR Cite
NPRM  09/00/2017 
Regulatory Flexibility Analysis Required: No  Government Levels Affected: None 
Small Entities Affected: No  Federalism: No 
Included in the Regulatory Plan: No 
RIN Information URL:;   Public Comment URL:;  
RIN Data Printed in the FR: No 
Related RINs: Split from 2590-AA40 
Agency Contact:
Thomas E. Joseph
Senior Attorney-Advisor
Federal Housing Finance Agency
400 Seventh Street SW.,
Washington, DC 20219
Phone:202 649-3076
TDD Phone:800 877-8339