may investigate any facts, conditions, practices, or matters that may be deemed necessary or proper to aid in the enforcement of the provisions of this chapter, in prescribing of rules and regulations thereunder, or in securing information to serve as a basis for recommending further legislation concerning real estate settlement practices. To aid in the investigations, the Bureau is authorized to hold such hearings, administer such oaths, and require by subpena the attendance and testimony of such witnesses and production of such documents as the Bureau deems advisable.
Probably should be “The Bureau”.
[Pub. L. 111–203, § 1098(11)(A)], substituted “Bureau” for “Secretary” in section catchline.
[Pub. L. 111–203, § 1098(11)(B)], substituted “Bureau” for “Secretary”.
Subsecs. (b), (c).
[Pub. L. 111–203, § 1098(11)(C)], substituted “the Bureau” for “the Secretary” wherever appearing.
[Pub. L. 104–208] added subsec. (d).
[Pub. L. 98–181] added subsec. (c).
Effective Date of 2010 Amendment
[Pub. L. 111–203] effective on the designated transfer date, see [section 1100H of Pub. L. 111–203], set out as a note under section 552a of Title 5, Government Organization and Employees.
Effective Date of 1983 Amendment
[Pub. L. 98–181] effective Jan. 1, 1984, see [section 461(f) of Pub. L. 98–181], set out as a note under section 2602 of this title.
Section effective Jan. 2, 1976, see
[section 12 of Pub. L. 94–205], set out as an Effective Date of 1976 Amendment note under section 2602 of this title.