Federal Legislative Letters

Legislative Letters allow you to see how IBAT communicates with state and federal representatives to protect community banking. These legislative responses are sent to various legislators on behalf of our members. As a service to our members we make them available online.


Feb 27, 2014 S. 1916 – HELP Rural Communities Act: Letter to Sen. Cruz
Feb 27, 2014 S. 1916 – HELP Rural Communities Act: Letter to Sen. Cornyn
Sep 11, 2013 "Patent Trolls" Letter to Senator John Cornyn
Sep 11, 2013 "Patent Trolls" Letter to Senator Ted Cruz
Jun 24, 2013 ICBA Credit Union Tax Exemption Hearing Request
Nov 20, 2012 IBAT's Letter to the Congressional Delegation on SA 2060
Oct 25, 2012 Texas Delegation Letter on Basel III
Oct 23, 2012 Canseco & Hinojosa Comment on IRS Non-resident Alien Depositors Rule (Mexico)
Oct 19, 2012 Michael Conaway Comments on Basel III
Oct 18, 2012 House Financial Services Committee Comment Letter on Basel III
Oct 1, 2012 Senate Support for Basel III Exemption
Sep 4, 2012 Joint TAG Extension Letter - Senate
Sep 4, 2012 Joint TAG Extension Letter
Aug 1, 2012 Tax Letter to US House of Representatives
Sep 13, 2011 IBAT to Obama – Community Banks Can Help Jumpstart Our Economy
Sep 6, 2011 Credit Union Quest for Additional Commercial Lending Authority
Jul 8, 2011 Neugebauer-Renacci letter to Fed on Interchange Rules
Jun 15, 2011 Patent Reform Letter to Texas Delegation
Apr 14, 2011 FDIC Responds to IBAT on Overdraft Guidance
Apr 12, 2011 Patent Reform Letter to The Honorable Lamar Smith
Apr 8, 2011 Congress Weighs In On Harmful IRS Provision
Mar 31, 2011 IRS proposed regulation – Guidance on Reporting Interest Paid to Nonresident Aliens (REG-146097-09) RIN 1545-BJ01
Feb 15, 2011 IBAT Letter to FDIC on Overdraft Guidance
Sep 20, 2010 Extension of Current Tax Rates
Jul 23, 2010 Small Business Lending Fund (SBLF)

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