Federal Government Affairs

The California and Nevada Credit Union Leagues are the only state leagues with a full-time staff dedicated to working with Congress, Government Agencies, and Federal Regulators. For more information, contact Jeremy Empol.

Hike the Hill | Sept. 25-27, 2018 | Washington, D.C.

US Capitol
Registration is now open for the Leagues’ 2018 Fall Hike the Hill. With several issues pending before Congress and Regulators, this will be your opportunity to bring the credit union message to our elected and appointed officials.

CLICK HERE to Register

CLICK HERE for Hotel Information

Fee: $100
Hotel: Information provided upon registration
Please check the Leagues’ Advocacy Mobile Website for more details: http://m.ccul.org/canv/


Plan to arrive in Washington, D.C. in the late afternoon early evening of Sept. 25. Plan to depart after 1 p.m. on Sept. 27.

Tuesday, Sept. 25


7 p.m.
Dinner & Legislative/Regulatory Briefing
Location TBD

Wednesday, Sept. 26

  9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Legislative Appointments
Capitol Hill/ United States Congress

Thursday, Sept. 27

  9 a.m. - Noon
Regulatory Appointments (Details TBD)


Discussion Topics with Congress:

  • Implementation - S.2155
  • Includes: Data Security & Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) Regulations
  • Credit Union Tax Status
  • Continual Regulatory Relief (BCFP)

Likely Discussions with NCUA:

  • Risk-Based Capital Rule
  • Regions Restructure
  • Exam Flexibility and Enterprise Solution Modernization NCUA Budget Transparency – Implementing S. 2155, §212

Likely Discussions with BCFP:

  • Implementing S. 2155 requirements should be a priority PACE regulations needed Mortgage Origination Rules Mortgage Servicing Rules Small Business Lending Data Collection Rules Debt Collection Rules

Please contact Jeremy Empol or Carmelita Keller for any questions.