Financial Services Week Ahead April 20-24

U.S. House of Representatives:

 

 

House Financial Services Committee: 

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at 10:00 AM in HVC-210 Capitol Visitor Center 

Hearing entitled “A Survey of Global Terrorism and Terrorist Financing”  Task Force to Investigate Terrorism Financing 

 

Witness List

  • Mr. Juan C. Zarate, Senior Adviser, Center for Strategic and International Studies; Chairman and Senior Counselor, Center on Sanctions and Illicit Finance at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies
  • Dr. Jonathan Schanzer, Vice President for Research, Foundation for Defense of Democracies
  • Mr. Seth G. Jones, Director, International Security and Defense Policy Center, RAND Corporation

 

 

Thursday, April 23, 2015 at 9:15 AM in HVC-210 Capitol Visitor Center 

Hearing entitled “Examining Regulatory Burdens – Regulator Perspective”  Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit 

Witness List

  • TBA but likely witnesses from the Federal Reserve, FDIC, and the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency

 

 

 

House Appropriations Committee: 

 

Thursday, April 23, 2015 at 10:00 AM in B-308 Rayburn 

Budget Hearing – Federal Emergency Management Agency  Homeland Security Subcommittee

 

Witness List

  • The Honorable W. Craig Fugate, Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Agency

 

House Oversight Committee: 

 

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. in 2154 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing entitled “Enhancing Cyber Security of Third-Party Contractors and Vendors”

 

Witness List

  • TBA

 

House Small Business Committee:

 

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. in 2360 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing entitled “Small Business, Big Threat: Protecting Small Businesses from Cyber Attacks”

 

 

Witness List

  • Mr. Steve Grobman, Chief Technology Officer, Intel Security Group, Intel Corporation, Santa Clara, CA
  • Mr. Todd McCracken, President, National Small Business Association, Washington, DC
  • Mr. Dan Berger, President and CEO of the National Association of Federal Credit Unions, Arlington, VA

 

 

 

House Floor:

 

 

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 22ND
On Wednesday, the House will meet at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and 12:00 p.m. for legislative business.

H.R. 1560 – Protecting Cyber Networks Act (Subject to a Rule) (Sponsored by Rep. Devin Nunes / Permanent Select Intelligence Committee)

THURSDAY, APRIL 23RD
On Thursday, the House will meet at 9:00 a.m. for legislative business. Last votes expected no later than 3:00 p.m.

H.R. 1731 – National Cybersecurity Protection Advancement Act of 2015, Rules Committee Print (Subject to a Rule) (Sponsored by Rep. Michael McCaul / Homeland Security Committee)

US Senate:

 

Senate Banking Committee:

 

 

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at 10:00 AM in 538 Dirksen Senate Office Building

Hearing entitled “Surface Transportation Reauthorization: Building on the Successes of MAP – 21 to Deliver Safe, Efficient and Effective Public Transportation Services and Projects.” 

 

Witness List

  • Ms. Therese McMillan, Acting Administrator, Federal Transit Administration.

 

 

Thursday, April 23, 2015 at 10:00 AM in 538 Dirksen Senate Office Building

Hearing entitled “Surface Transportation Reauthorization: Building on the Successes of MAP – 21 to Deliver Safe, Efficient and Effective Public Transportation Services and Projects.” 

 

Witness List

  • Mr. Michael Melaniphy, President and CEO, American Public Transportation Association
  • Ms. Janet Kavinoky, Executive Director, Transportation and Infrastructure, U.S. Chamber of Commerce, and Vice President, Americans for Transportation Mobility Coalition
  • Ms. Barbara Cline, Upper Midwest Regional Director, Community Transportation Association of America, and Executive Director, Prairie Hills Transit
  • Mr. Harry Lombardo, International President, Transport Workers Union of America, AFL-CIO

 

 

 

Senate Appropriations Committee:

 

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. in 138 Dirksen Senate Office Building

Budget Hearing for the Federal Emergency Management Agency FY 2016 Budget Request

Homeland Security Subcommittee

 

Witness List

  • The Honorable Craig Fugate, Administrator, FEMA
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