Date: December 22, 2014
Issue: Letter to Department of Defense regarding Limitations on Terms of Consumer Credit Extended to Service Members and Dependents
To: Department of Defense
Filing Type: Regulatory
Description: CCMC appreciates the opportunity to comment on the proposal of the Department of Defense (the “Department”) to amend the rules implementing the Military Lending Act (the “MLA”). The Chamber is committed to the well-being of the men and women who serve our country, and to the families that sacrifice alongside them. The U.S. Chamber Foundation’s Hiring our Heroes (HOH) program is a nationwide initiative to help veterans, transitioning service members, and military spouses find meaningful employment opportunities. In less than four years, HOH has hosted more than 800 hiring events across the country and helped hundreds of thousands of service members and military spouses find meaningful employment.