Hearing entitled “Examining Legislative Proposals to Provide Targeted Regulatory Relief to Community Financial Institutions”
Wednesday, July 12, 2017 2:00 PM in 2128 Rayburn HOB
Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit

Printed Hearing 115-28

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Witness List

  • Mr. Robert Fisher, President and Chief Executive Officer, Tioga State Bank, on behalf of the Independent Community Bankers of America (TTF)
  • Mr. Rick Nichols, President and Chief Executive Officer, River Region Credit Union, on behalf of the Heartland Credit Union Association (TTF)
  • Mr. Scott B. Astrada, Director of Federal Advocacy, Center for Responsible Lending (TTF)
  • Professor J.W. Verret, Senior Affiliated Scholar, Associate Professor, George Mason University School of Law (TTF)


The hearing will examine the following legislative proposals:

H.R. 864, (Rep. Love), the “Stop Debt Collection Abuse Act of 2017”

H.R. 924, (Rep. Rothfus), the “Financial Institutions Due Process Act of 2017”

H.R. 1457, (Rep. Tipton), the “Making Online Banking Initiation Legal and Easy Act of 2017”

H.R. 2133, (Rep. Luetkemeyer), the “Community Lending Enhancement and Regulatory Relief Act of 2017”

H.R. 2148, (Rep. Pittenger), the “Clarifying Commercial Real Estate Loans”

H.R. 2396, (Rep. Trott), the “Privacy Notification Technical Correction Act”

H.R. ____, (Rep. Kustoff), the “Access to Affordable Mortgages Act of 2017”

H.R. ____, (Rep. Hollingsworth), the “Ensuring Quality Unbiased Access to Loans Act of 2017”

H.R. ____, (Rep. Tenney), to simplify the process for national banks to obtain deposit insurance, and for other purposes.

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