A group of West Coast bankers, seeking to capitalize on the anti- regulatory climate in Washington, is pushing for federal legislation to exempt minority banks from the Community Reinvestment Act.

The Western Independent Bankers, a regional trade group of community banks, hopes to insert the measure into the banking regulatory relief bill to be introduced in the House and Senate banking committees, probably this week.

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