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Virginia Administrative Code
Title 10. Finance and Financial Institutions
Agency 5. State Corporation Commission
Chapter 161. Mortgage Loan Originators
4/23/2019

10VAC5-161-10. Definitions.

A. The following words and terms when used in this chapter shall have the following meanings unless the context clearly indicates otherwise:

"Bureau," "commission," "commissioner," and "person" shall have the meanings ascribed to them in § 6.2-100 of the Code of Virginia.

"Chapter 16" means Chapter 16 (§ 6.2-1600 et seq.) of Title 6.2 of the Code of Virginia.

"Chapter 17" means Chapter 17 (§ 6.2-1700 et seq.) of Title 6.2 of the Code of Virginia.

"Employee," "licensee," "mortgage loan originator," "registered mortgage loan originator," "registry," "residential mortgage loan," and "unique identifier" shall have the meanings ascribed to them in § 6.2-1700 of the Code of Virginia.

"Exclusive agent" for purposes of Chapter 17 and this chapter means an individual who engages in the business of a mortgage loan originator solely on behalf of a particular mortgage broker or mortgage lender, and not on his own behalf or on behalf of any other person. The term does not include an employee of a mortgage broker or a mortgage lender.

"License application" means a written request for a mortgage loan originator license pursuant to Chapter 17 and this chapter.

B. Any term or phrase not defined in Chapter 17 or this chapter shall be construed in accordance with 12 CFR Parts 1007 and 1008.

Statutory Authority

§§ 6.2-1720 and 12.1-13 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from Volume 25, Issue 25, eff. August 17, 2009; amended, Virginia Register Volume 28, Issue 26, eff. August 15, 2012; Volume 30, Issue 02, eff. September 15, 2013.

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