Meeting calendars, statements, and minutes (2012-2018)

The FOMC holds eight regularly scheduled meetings during the year and other meetings as needed. Links to policy statements and minutes are in the calendars below. The minutes of regularly scheduled meetings are released three weeks after the date of the policy decision. Committee membership changes at the first regularly scheduled meeting of the year.

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2017 | 2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012
Next year: 2018

Jan/Feb
31-1
Minutes:
PDF | HTML
(Released February 22, 2017)
March
14-15*
Press Conference
Projection Materials
PDF | HTML
Minutes:
PDF | HTML
(Released April 05, 2017)
May
2-3
Minutes:
PDF | HTML
(Released May 24, 2017)
June
13-14*
Minutes:
PDF | HTML
(Released July 05, 2017)
July
25-26
September
19-20*
Oct/Nov
31-1
December
12-13*
January
26-27
Minutes:
PDF | HTML
(Released February 17, 2016)
March
15-16*
Press Conference
Projection Materials
PDF | HTML
Minutes:
PDF | HTML
(Released April 06, 2016)
April
26-27
Minutes:
PDF | HTML
(Released May 18, 2016)
June
14-15*
Press Conference
Projection Materials
PDF | HTML
Minutes:
PDF | HTML
(Released July 06, 2016)
July
26-27
Minutes:
PDF | HTML
(Released August 17, 2016)
September
20-21*
Press Conference
Projection Materials
PDF | HTML
Minutes:
PDF | HTML
(Released October 12, 2016)
November
1-2
Minutes:
PDF | HTML
(Released November 23, 2016)
December
13-14*
Press Conference
Projection Materials
PDF | HTML
Minutes:
PDF | HTML
(Released January 04, 2017)
January
27-28
Minutes:
PDF | HTML
(Released February 18, 2015)
March
17-18*
Press Conference
Projection Materials
PDF | HTML
Minutes:
PDF | HTML
(Released April 08, 2015)
April
28-29
Minutes:
PDF | HTML
(Released May 20, 2015)
June
16-17*
Press Conference
Projection Materials
PDF | HTML
Minutes:
PDF | HTML
(Released July 08, 2015)
July
28-29
Minutes:
PDF | HTML
(Released August 19, 2015)
September
16-17*
Press Conference
Projection Materials
PDF | HTML
Minutes:
PDF | HTML
(Released October 08, 2015)
October
27-28
Minutes:
PDF | HTML
(Released November 18, 2015)
December
15-16*
Press Conference
Projection Materials
PDF | HTML
Minutes:
PDF | HTML
(Released January 06, 2016)
January
28-29
Minutes:
PDF | HTML
(Released February 19, 2014)
March
4 (unscheduled)

Minutes: See end of minutes of March 18-19 meeting

March
18-19*
Press Conference
Projection Materials
PDF | HTML
Minutes:
PDF | HTML
(Released April 09, 2014)
April
29-30
Minutes:
PDF | HTML
(Released May 21, 2014)
June
17-18*
Press Conference
Projection Materials
PDF | HTML
Minutes:
PDF | HTML
(Released July 09, 2014)
July
29-30
Minutes:
PDF | HTML
(Released August 20, 2014)
September
16-17*
Minutes:
PDF | HTML
(Released October 08, 2014)
October
28-29
Minutes:
PDF | HTML
(Released November 19, 2014)
December
16-17*
Press Conference
Projection Materials
PDF | HTML
Minutes:
PDF | HTML
(Released January 07, 2015)
January
29-30
Minutes:
PDF | HTML
(Released February 20, 2013)
March
19-20*
Press Conference
Projection Materials
PDF | HTML
Minutes:
PDF | HTML
(Released April 10, 2013)
April/May
30-1
Minutes:
PDF | HTML
(Released May 22, 2013)
June
18-19*
Press Conference
Projection Materials
PDF | HTML
Minutes:
PDF | HTML
(Released July 10, 2013)
July
30-31
Minutes:
PDF | HTML
(Released August 21, 2013)
September
17-18*
Press Conference
Projection Materials
PDF | HTML
Minutes:
PDF | HTML
(Released October 09, 2013)
October
16 (unscheduled)

Minutes: See end of minutes of October 29-30 meeting

October
29-30
Minutes:
PDF | HTML
(Released November 20, 2013)
December
17-18*
Press Conference
Projection Materials
PDF | HTML
Minutes:
PDF | HTML
(Released January 08, 2014)
January
24-25*
Minutes:
PDF | HTML
(Released February 15, 2012)
March
13
Minutes:
PDF | HTML
(Released April 03, 2012)
April
24-25*
Press Conference
Projection Materials
PDF | HTML
Minutes:
PDF | HTML
(Released May 16, 2012)
June
19-20*
Press Conference
Projection Materials
PDF | HTML
Minutes:
PDF | HTML
(Released July 11, 2012)
July/August
31-1
Minutes:
PDF | HTML
(Released August 22, 2012)
September
12-13*
Minutes:
PDF | HTML
(Released October 04, 2012)
October
23-24
Minutes:
PDF | HTML
(Released November 14, 2012)
December
11-12*
Press Conference
Projection Materials
PDF | HTML
Minutes:
PDF | HTML
(Released January 03, 2013)
January
30-31
March
20-21*
May
1-2
June
12-13*
Jul/Aug
31-1
September
25-26*
November
7-8
December
18-19*

Note: A two-day meeting is scheduled for January 29-30, 2019. Each meeting date is tentative until confirmed at the meeting immediately preceding it.

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