TITLE

FEDERAL HOUSING FINANCE BOARD

PUB. DATE
June 2005
SOURCE
United States Government Manual;2005/2006, p405
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information on the U.S. Federal Housing Finance Board, an independent regulatory agency responsible for the administration and enforcement of the Federal Home Loan Bank Act, as amended. The Finance Board succeeded the Federal Home Loan Bank board for those functions transferred to it by the Federal Institutions Reform, Recovery and Enforcement Act of 1989. The functions of the Finance Board are enumerated.
ACCESSION #
21033307

 

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