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The New Community Reinvestment Act Regulations

An Attempt to Implement Performance-Based Standards

By Richard D. Marsico

The Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) has played a critical role in ensuring credit to low- and moderate-income communities and encouraging banks to open new branches and expand services there. This article describes and analyzes new CRA regulations published in May 1995 and their implications for low-income communities.

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