Examination Procedures and Handbooks
The OCC publishes handbooks and examination procedures based on safe and sound banking practices and applicable legislation and implementing rules. National bank examiners refer to these resources, which OCC updates as necessary to reflect changes in the banking environment, amendments to existing regulations and rules, or the enactment of new legislation.
Asset Securitization (Comptroller’s Handbook, November 1997)
Credit Card Lending (Comptroller’s Handbook, November 2015)
Commercial Real Estate (Comptroller’s Handbook, March 1998)
Installment Lending (Comptroller’s Handbook, February 2016)
Loan Portfolio Management (Comptroller’s Handbook, April 1998)
Merchant Processing (Comptroller’s Handbook, August 2014)
Mortgage Banking (Comptroller’s Handbook, February 2014)
Residential Real Estate Lending (Comptroller's Handbook, June 2015)
Retail Lending (OCC 2004-59, December 2004, Interim Handbook)
Sampling Methodologies (Comptroller’s Handbook, August 1998)
Fair Credit Reporting (Attachment to OCC 2008-28, October 2008)
Protecting Tenants at Foreclosure Act of 2009 (OCC 2011-15, May 2011) The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act revised the Tenants Protection Act by adding a definition for the date of a notice of foreclosure.