Hearings

Virtual Hearing - Promoting Economic Recovery: Examining Capital Markets and Worker Protections in the COVID-19 Era

Subcommittee on Investor Protection, Entrepreneurship and Capital Markets

WebEx, 0 Tuesday, July 14, 2020 @ 12:00
Click here for the LIVE WEBCAST of this hearing.

Click here for the Committee Memorandum.


Legislation

  • H.R. 5933, the "Disclosure of Tax Havens and Offshoring Act."

  • H.R. 6339, To temporarily ban stock buybacks until the impact of COVID-19 on the American financial system has ended.

  • H.R. 6778, To amend the Coronavirus Economic Stabilization Act of 2020 to place certain requirements on corporations receiving Federal aid related to COVID-19.

  • H.R. 6827, the "Corporate Accountability Act."

  • H.R.6851, To require major corporations receiving Federal aid related to COVID-19 to make annual payments of equity to employees of the corporation while such aid is outstanding, and for other purposes.

  • H.R. 6852, To prohibit the Secretary of the Treasury and the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System from waiving provisions related to COVID-19 emergency relief and taxpayer protections to such relief.

  • H.R.____, Temporary requirements on all corporations receiving federal aid until all aid has been repaid.

  • H.R.____, Permanent requirements on large accelerated filers receiving federal aid.

  • H.R.____, Temporary requirements on all corporations receiving federal aid.

  • H.R.____, the "Ensuring Shareholder Governance Act of 2020."


Witness List

  • Hon. Dr. William E. Spriggs, Chief Economist, AFL-CIO; Professor of Economics, Howard University

  • Anne Simpson, Director of Board Governance and Strategy, California Public Employees' Retirement System

  • Camille Busette, PhD, Senior Fellow and Director of the Race, Prosperity, and Inclusion Initiative, The Brookings Institution

  • Neil L. Bradley, Executive Vice President and Chief Policy Officer, Chamber of Commerce of the United States of America




Hearing Videos

     

    Webcast of the Hearing


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    • H.R. 6790, The "Business Borrowers Protection Act."
    • H.R. 6790, The "Business Borrowers Protection Act."


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