On October 17, the Federal Reserve Board issued CA 18-8, which announces revised interagency examination procedures for Regulation CC, the implementing regulation to the Expedited Funds Availability Act. The revised procedures reflect amendments to Regulation CC that were effective on July 1, which, among other things (i) creates a framework for electronic check collection and return; (ii) establishes certain indemnities for electronically-created checks; (iii) applies traditional-check-equivalent warranties to electronic checks; and (iv) modifies the requirements for the expeditious return of checks and expeditious-return liability. The revised procedures also incorporate amendments from the Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act. CA 18-8 supersedes the examination procedures referenced in CA 04-9, “Revised Regulation CC Examination Procedures - Check Clearing for the 21st Century.”