FINANCIAL SERVICES WEEK AHEAD NOV 27 to DEC 1

US House of Representatives:

House Floor:

 

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 1ST On Friday, the House will meet at 9:00 a.m. for legislative business. Last votes expected no later than 3:00 p.m. H.R. 1699 – Preserving Access to Manufactured Housing Act of 2017 (Subject to a Rule) (Sponsored by Rep. Andy Barr / Financial Services Committee)

 

HOUSE FINANCIAL SERVICES COMMITTEE:

 

Hearing entitled “Sustainable Housing Finance: The Role of Ginnie Mae in the Housing Finance System”  Wednesday, November 29, 2017 10:00 AM in 2128 Rayburn HOB  Housing and Insurance  Click here for the Committee Memorandum.

Witness List

  • Mr. Michael R. Bright, Acting President, Government National Mortgage Association

 

Joint Hearing entitled “Legislative Proposals to Counter Terrorism and Illicit Finance”  Wednesday, November 29, 2017 2:00 PM in 2128 Rayburn HOB  Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit Terrorism and Illicit Finance 
Click here for the Committee Memorandum.

H.R 2219, the “End Banking for Human Traffickers Act of 2017”

H.R.____, the “Counter Terrorism and Illicit Finance Act”

 

Witness List

  • Mr. Daniel H. Bley, Executive Vice President and Chief Risk Officer, Webster Bank, on behalf of the Mid-Size Bank Coalition of America
  • Mr. John J. Byrne, President, Condor Consulting, LLC
  • Mr. William J. Fox, Managing Director, Global Head of Financial Crimes Compliance, Bank of America, on behalf of The Clearing House
  • Mr. Chip Poncy, President and Co-Founder, Financial Integrity Network

 

Hearing entitled “Implementation and Cybersecurity Protocols of the Consolidated Audit Trail”  Thursday, November 30, 2017 10:00 AM in 2128 Rayburn HOB  Capital Markets, Securities, and Investment 

 

Hearing entitled “Evaluating the Effectiveness of U.S. Sanctions Programs”  Thursday, November 30, 2017 2:00 PM in 2128 Rayburn HOB  Monetary Policy and Trade 

 

HOUSE APPROPRIATIONS COMMITTEE:

 

USDA’s Role in Disaster Recovery  Wednesday, November 29, 2017 10:00 AM in 2362-A Rayburn  Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies  Witnesses Mr. Rob Johansson Acting Deputy Undersecretary for Farm Production and Conservation US Department of Agriculture Mr. Leonard Jordan Acting Chief USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service Mr. Steve Peterson Acting Administrator USDA Farm Service Agency

 

Supplemental Oversight – US Forest Service  Wednesday, November 29, 2017 10:00 AM in 2007 Rayburn  Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies  Witness Mr. Tony Tooke Chief US Forest Service

 

Supplemental Oversight – US Army Corps of Engineers  Wednesday, November 29, 2017 11:00 AM in 2362-B Rayburn  Energy and Water Development, and Related Agencies  Witnesses Mr. Ryan Fisher Acting Assistant Secretary of the Army (Civil Works) Major General Donald E. (Ed) Jackson Deputy Commanding General for Civil and Emergency Operations

 

Supplemental Oversight – Small Business Administration and General Services Administration  Wednesday, November 29, 2017 2:00 PM in 2359 Rayburn  Financial Services and General Government  Witnesses TBD

 

Supplemental Oversight – Department of the Interior  Thursday, November 30, 2017 9:30 AM in 2007 Rayburn  Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies  Witness Mr. David Bernhardt Deputy Secretary of the Interior Department of the Interior

 

Supplemental Request – FEMA  Thursday, November 30, 2017 10:00 AM in 2359 Rayburn  Homeland Security  Witness The Honorable Brock Long Administrator Federal Emergency Management Agency

 

Department of Transportation, Federal Highway Administration – Disaster Relief  Thursday, November 30, 2017 3:00 PM in 2358-A Rayburn  Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies  Witnesses Brandye Hendrickson Deputy Administrator Federal Highway Administration Walter “Butch” Waidelich Executive Director Federal Highway Administration

 

Department of Housing and Urban Development, Community Block Grants – Disaster Recovery  Friday, December 1, 2017 9:30 AM in 2358-A Rayburn  Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies  Witness Mr. Neal Rackleff Assistant Secretary for Community Planning and Development Department of Housing and Urban Development

 

HOUSE EDUCATION AND WORKFORCE COMMITTEE:

 

Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions

November 29, 2017

 

“Financial Challenges Facing the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation: Implications for Pension Plans, Workers, and Retirees”

The hearing is scheduled at 10:00 a.m. in room 2175 Rayburn House office Building. Witnesses to be announced.

 

HOUSE ENERGY AND COMMERCE COMMITTEE:

 

The Subcommittee on Communications and Technology and the Subcommittee on Digital Commerce and Consumer Protection will hold a joint hearing

“Algorithms: How Companies’ Decisions About Data and Content Impact Consumers.”

 

Wednesday, November 29, 2017, at 10:00 a.m.

2123 Rayburn House Office Building.

 

 

The Subcommittee on Energy will hold a hearing

“Powering America: Examining the Role of Financial Trading in the Electricity Markets.”

 

Wednesday, November 29, 2017, at 10:15 a.m.

2322 Rayburn House Office Building.

 

 

U.S. SENATE:

 

Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, Senate Finance Committee

Senate floor debate to begin Tuesday or Wednesday and will stay in session until all floor debate and amendments are done.

 

SENATE BANKING COMMITTEE:

 

Executive Session and Nomination Hearing

November 28, 2017 09:45 AM

216 Hart Senate Office Building

 

The Honorable Brian D. Montgomery, of Texas, to be Assistant Secretary for Housing – Federal Housing Commissioner, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development;

 

Mr. Robert Hunter Kurtz, of Virginia, to be Assistant Secretary for Public and Indian Housing, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development; and

 

Ms. Suzanne Israel Tufts, of New York, to be Assistant Secretary for Administration, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.

Following the EXECUTIVE SESSION, the Committee will move to OPEN SESSION to conduct a hearing on the nomination of The Honorable Jerome H. Powell, of Maryland, to be Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System.

 

SENATE SMALL BUSINESS AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP COMIMITTEE:

 

Strengthening the Entrepreneurial Ecosystem for Women

October 26, 2017 at 11:00 AM

428A Russell Senate Office Building

 

Witness Panel 1

 

Permalink: https://www.sbc.senate.gov/public/index.cfm/2017/10/strengthening-the-entrepreneurial-ecosystem-for-women

 

An Early Review of SBA’s Response to the 2017 Hurricanes

September 27, 2017 at 3:00 PM

428A Russell

Witness Panel 1

  • Mr. James Rivera, Associate Administrator, Office of Disaster Assistance, Small Business Administration

Witness Panel 2

 

Permalink: https://www.sbc.senate.gov/public/index.cfm/2017/9/an-early-review-of-sba-s-response-to-the-2017-hurricanes

 

 AROUND TOWN:

Opportunities for tax reform: Remarks from House Committee on Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady (R-TX) Tuesday, November 28, 2017 | 8:30–9:15 AM PARTICIPANTS

Kevin Brady, Chairman of the House Committee on Ways and Means (R-TX) Alex Brill, AEI  Michael R. Strain, AEI  RSVP to attend this event.
11/28/17 12:30 PM EST The World Bank’s Independent Evaluation Group discussion on data and development The World Bank’s Independent Evaluation Group holds a discussion on “Data for Development: Perspectives on the World Bank’s Role and Contribution.” Register here.

12/03/17 07:30 AM EST ABA Financial Crimes Enforcement Conference The American Bankers Association and the American Bar Association co-host the 29th annual Financial Crimes Enforcement Conference, Dec. 3-5. Register here.

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