WASHINGTON – Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-TX) today announced the committee’s schedule of hearings and mark ups for the last two weeks of June.
The committee’s hearing schedule is tentative and will depend upon witness availability and other factors that may require changes. Therefore, each meeting will become official only when the hearing notice is distributed. Hearing notices can be found online at financialservices.house.gov.
Witnesses for each hearing will be announced at later dates. These hearings will take place in Room 2128 of the Rayburn House Office Building.
June 18 at 10 a.m. – The Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit Subcommittee will hold a hearing to examine how the Dodd-Frank Act hampers home ownership.
June 18 at 2 p.m. – The Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee will review and discuss spending by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
June 19 at 10 a.m. – The Financial Services Committee will mark up four bills to relieve some of the federal regulatory burden on investors and job creators. The four bills were the subject of a subcommittee hearing in May: H.R. 1105, the Small Business Capital Access and Job Preservation Act; H.R. 1135, the Burdensome Data Collection Relief Act; H.R. 1564, the Audit Integrity and Job Protection Act; and H.R. 2374, to amend Section 913 of the Dodd-Frank Act.
June 26 at 10 a.m. – The Financial Services Committee will hear the perspectives of past and present Federal Reserve Bank presidents on the persistence of “Too Big to Fail” and the favorable treatment of financial institutions that are deemed “Too Big to Fail.”
June 26 at 2 p.m. – The Housing and Insurance Subcommittee will hold a hearing to examine the effectiveness of HUD’s Moving-to-Work program.