Government Relations

The latest news on federal and state legislation important to the
mobile amusement industry.

State and National Legislative Advocacy

The OABA was formed in 1965 and for over 45 years has been one of the leading amusement industry associations protecting and representing the rights of carnivals, circuses, and concessionaires in U.S. state/Canadian province and federal government relations for the outdoor, mobile amusement industry.

Latest Government Relations News

 

  • FCRA File Disclosures to Consumers – Fees

    Every year the federal government is mandated to consider whether to raise the ceiling on allowable charges under section 612(f) of the Fair Credit Reporting Act (“FCRA”) with respect to what a consumer can be charged for certain file disclosures by a consumer reporting agency (“CRA”).  The task was previously handled by the Federal Trade…
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