as introduced - 90th Legislature (2017 - 2018) Posted on 05/14/2018 05:10pm
A bill for an act
relating to commerce; modifying licensing requirements for mortgage loan
originators; amending Minnesota Statutes 2016, sections 58A.07, subdivision 1;
58A.09, subdivision 1.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA:
Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 58A.07, subdivision 1, is amended to read:
In order to meet the written test requirement referred to in
section 58A.05, clause (5), an individual shall pass, in accordance with the standards
established under this section, a qualified written test developed by the Nationwide deleted text beginMortgagedeleted text endnew text beginnew text end Licensing System and Registry new text beginnew text endand administered by a test provider approved by the deleted text beginNationwide Mortgage
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Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 58A.09, subdivision 1, is amended to read:
In order to meet the annual continuing education requirements
referred to in section 58A.08, subdivision 1, clause (2), a licensed mortgage loan originator
shall complete at least eight hours of education approved according to subdivision 2 that
includes at least:
(1) three hours of federal law and regulations;
(2) two hours of ethics, which includes instruction on fraud, consumer protection, and
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(3) two hours of training related to lending standards for the nontraditional mortgage
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