Norman E. D'Amours, chairman of the National Credit Union Administration, said he believes his standing with the White House and the industry will weather recent disclosures that he was arrested and charged with domestic assault last fall.

Mr. D'Amours, who was arrested Oct. 21 as he and his wife, Helen, argued on a street in South Hadley, Mass., downplayed the event as a simple argument. His wife has described the incident as a "harmless" spat.

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