FINANCIAL SERVICES WEEK AHEAD MARCH 28 TO APRIL 1

U.S. House of Representatives
House Floor Activity
Floor Overview
The House will meet with the first votes of the week expected on Monday, March 28, at 6:30 PM. Last votes of the week are predicted on Friday, April 1. According to a notice from Majority Leader Steny Hoyer, additional legislative items are possible beyond the measures listed below.
Legislation Considered Subject to a Rule
H.R. 3617 – MORE Act (Rep. Nadler – Judiciary) This measure would decriminalize marijuana among various other related provisions.
Legislation Considered Under Suspension of the Rules
  1. S. 2629 – Better Cybercrime Metrics Act (Sen. Schatz – Judiciary)
  2. H.R. 3359 – Homicide Victims’ Families’ Rights Act of 2021, as amended (Rep. Swalwell – Judiciary)
  3. H.R. 1621 – Prohibiting Punishment of Acquitted Conduct Act of 2021 (Rep. Cohen – Judiciary)
  4. H.R. 4738 – COVID-19 American History Project Act (Rep. Letlow – House Administration)
  5. S. 3294 – To obtain and direct the placement in the Capitol or on the Capitol Grounds of a statue to honor Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States Sandra Day O’Connor and a statue to honor Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States Ruth Bader Ginsburg (Sen. Klobuchar – House Administration)
  6. H.R. 6865 – Don Young Coast Guard Authorization Act of 2022, as amended (Rep. DeFazio – Transportation and Infrastructure)
  7. H.R. 2954 – Securing a Strong Retirement Act of 2022, as amended (Rep. Neal – Ways and Means)
  8. H.R. 5706 – Stop Sexual Assault and Harassment in Transportation Act (Rep. DeFazio – Transportation and Infrastructure)
  9. S. 400 – William T. Coleman, Jr. and Norman Y. Mineta Department of Transportation Headquarters Act, as amended (Sen. Wicker – Transportation and Infrastructure)
  10. H.R. 5673 – Safeguarding Tomorrow through Ongoing Risk Mitigation Technical Corrections Act (Rep. Titus – Transportation and Infrastructure)
  11. H.R. 5343 – FEMA Caseworker Accountability Act, as amended (Rep. Rice (SC) – Transportation and Infrastructure)
  12. H.R. 5547 – CEDS Act, as amended (Rep. Williams (GA) – Transportation and Infrastructure)
  13. S. 2938 – To designate the United States Courthouse and Federal Building located at 111 North Adams Street in Tallahassee, Florida, as the “Joseph Woodrow Hatchett United States Courthouse and Federal Building”, and for other purposes (Sen. Rubio – Transportation and Infrastructure)
  14. S. 1226 – To designate the United States courthouse located at 1501 North 6th Street in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, as the “Sylvia H. Rambo United States Courthouse”, and for other purposes (Sen. Casey – Transportation and Infrastructure)
  15. S. 233 – Donna M. Doss Memorial Act of 2021 (Sen. Cornyn – Transportation and Infrastructure)
  16. S. 2126 – To designate the Federal Office Building located at 308 W. 21st Street in Cheyenne, Wyoming, as the “Louisa Swain Federal Office Building”, and for other purposes (Sen. Lummis – Transportation and Infrastructure)
House Committee Activity
Monday, March 28
January 6th Attack Select Committee, Business Meeting: Business Meeting on a Report Recommending that the House of Representatives Cite Peter Navarro and Daniel Scavino Jr. for Criminal Contempt of Congress, 7:30 PM, 390 Cannon HOB
Tuesday, March 29
Agriculture Subcommittee on Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research, Hearing: A 2022 Review of the Farm Bill: Horticulture and Urban Agriculture, 10:00 AM
Appropriations Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies, Hearing: Oversight: Office of Inspector General U.S. Department of Agriculture, 10:00 AM
Budget, Hearing: The Presidents Fiscal Year 2023 Budget, 10:00 AM, 210 Cannon HOB
Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Environment and Climate Change, Hearing: Trusting the Tap: Upgrading Americas Drinking Water Infrastructure, 10:30 AM, 2123 Rayburn HOB
Financial Services Full Committee, Hearing: Devalued, Denied, and Disrespected: How Home Appraisal Bias and Discrimination Are Hurting Homeowners and Communities of Color, 10:00 AM, 2128 RHOB & WebEx
Judiciary, Hearing: Oversight of the Federal Bureau of Investigation Cyber Division, 10:00 AM, 2141 Rayburn HOB
Natural Resources Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife, Hearing: Hybrid Legislative Hearing on H.R. 6427 H.R. 6734 and 7025, 2:00 PM, 1324 Longworth HOB
Oversight and Reform, Hearing: Examining Pathways to Universal Health Coverage, 9:00 AM, 2154 Rayburn HOB
Small Business Subcommittee on Economic Growth, Tax, and Capital Access, Hearing: Catalyzing Economic Growth through SBA Community-Based Lending, 10:00 AM 2360 Rayburn HOB
Veterans’ Affairs Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs, Hearing: Legislative Hearing on: H.R. 1182 the Veteran Deportation Prevention and Reform Act; H.R 1183 the Honoring the Oath Act of 2021; H.R. 5916 the Wounded Warrior Access Act; H.R. 6131 the Veterans Disability Claims Notification Improvement Act; H.R. 6064 to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to seek to enter into an agreement with the National Academies of Sciences Engineering and Medicine for a review of examinations furnished by the Secretary to individuals who submit claims to the, 2:00 PM, 210 CAPITOL
Wednesday, March 30
Agriculture Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations, Hearing: A 2022 Review of the Farm Bill: Stakeholder Perspectives on SNAP, 10:00 AM
Appropriations Subcommittee on Legislative Branch, Hearing: Fiscal Year 2023 Budget Request for the United States Capitol Police, 10:00 AM, 2362-B Rayburn HOB
Coronavirus Crisis Select Subcommittee, Hearing: Moving Beyond the Coronavirus Crisis: The Biden Administrations Progress in Combating the Pandemic and Plan for the Next Phase, 10:00 AM, 2154 Rayburn HOB
Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health, Hearing: FDA User Fee Reauthorization: Ensuring Safe and Effective Medical Devices, 10:00 AM 2123 Rayburn HOB
Financial Services Subcommittee on Investor Protection, Entrepreneurship, and Capital Markets, Hearing: Oversight of America’s Stock Exchanges: Examining Their Role in Our Economy, 2:00 PM, 2128 RHOB
Financial Services Task Force on Artificial Intelligence, Hearing: Keeping Up with the Codes – Using AI for Effective RegTech, 10:00 AM, 2128 RHOB
Homeland Security, Hearing: Mobilizing our Cyber Defenses: Securing Critical Infrastructure Against Russian Cyber Threats, 2:00 PM, 310 Cannon HOB
Judiciary Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties, Hearing: Examining Civil Rights Litigation Reform Part 1: Qualified Immunity, 10:00 AM, 2141 Rayburn HOB
Natural Resources Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations, Hearing: Preventing Pandemics through US Wildlife-borne Disease Surveillance, 10:00 AM, 1324 Longworth HOB
Rules, Business Meeting: H.R. 3617 MORE Act, 1:00 PM H-313 CAPITOL
Science, Space, and Technology Subcommittee on Space and Aeronautics, Hearing: Space Situational Awareness: Guiding the Transition to a Civil Capability, 10:00 AM, 2318 Rayburn HOB
Veterans’ Affairs Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations, Hearing: Legislative Hearing on various measures, 2:00 PM, 210 Cannon HOB
Thursday, March 31
Agriculture Full Committee, Hearing: State of the CFTC, 10:00 AM
Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies, Hearing: FY 2023 Budget Request for the Department of Health and Human Services, 10:00 AM
Appropriations Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies, Hearing: Military Privatized Family Housing Oversight, 10:30 AM
Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Communications and Technology, Hearing: Connecting America: Oversight of the FCC, 10:30 AM, 2123 Rayburn HOB
Financial Services Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Financial Institutions, Hearing: The End of Overdraft Fees? Examining the Movement to Eliminate the Fees Costing Consumers Billions, 10:00 AM, 2128 RHOB
Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, and Global Human Rights, Hearing: Progress and Present Challenges on COVID-19 in Africa, 2:00 PM
Homeland Security Subcommittee on Oversight, Management, and Accountability, Hearing: Assessing the Department of Homeland Security’s Efforts to Counter Unmanned Aircraft Systems, 10:00 AM, 310 Cannon HOB
Judiciary Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties, Hearing: Examining Civil Rights Litigation Reform Part 1: Qualified Immunity, 10:00 AM, 2141 Rayburn HOB
Natural Resources Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources, Hearing: Benefits of the Legacy Pollution Clean-Up Programs in the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law, 10:00 AM, 1324 Longworth HOB
Natural Resources Subcommittee on Indigenous Peoples of the United States, Hearing: Legislative Hearing on H.R.4715 H.R.5715 and H.R.6707, 1:00 PM
Oversight and Reform Subcommittee on Government Operations, Hearing: Follow the Money: Tackling Improper Payments, 9:30 AM, 2154 Rayburn HOB
Science, Space, and Technology Subcommittee on Investigations and Oversight, Hearing: The New Normal: Preparing for and Adapting to the Next Phase of COVID-19, 10:00 AM, 2318 Rayburn HOB
Small Business Subcommittee on Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and Workforce Development, Hearing: Skill Upskill and Reskill: Analyzing New Investments in Workforce Development, 10:00 AM, 2360 Rayburn HOB
Veterans’ Affairs, Hearing: Helping Veterans Thrive: The Importance of Peer Support in Preventing Domestic Violent Extremism, 10:00 AM, 210 Cannon HOB
Friday, April 1
Climate Crisis Select Committee, Hearing: Americas Natural Solutions: The Climate Benefits of Investing in Healthy Ecosystems, 9:30 AM, HVC-210 CAPITOL
U.S. Senate
Senate Floor Activity
The Senate stands adjourned until 3:00 PM on Monday, March 28, 2022.
Following Leader remarks, the Senate will resume consideration of Calendar #282, H.R.4521, America COMPETES Act.
At 5:30 PM, the Senate will vote on the motion to invoke cloture on Schumer substitute amendment #5002. If cloture is invoked, the amendment will be agreed to and the Senate will vote on passage of H.R.4521, America COMPETES Act, as amended.
Monday, March 28 at 5:30 PM – 2 roll call votes:
  1. Motion to invoke cloture on Schumer substitute amendment #5002
If cloture is invoked, then –
  1. Passage of H.R.4521, America COMPETES Act, as amended [60-vote threshold]
Senate Committee Activity
Monday, March 28
Judiciary, Business meeting to consider the nominations of Ketanji Brown Jackson, of the District of Columbia, to be an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States, Stephanie Dawkins Davis, of Michigan, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Sixth Circuit, Arianna J. Freeman, of Pennsylvania, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Third Circuit, Robert Steven Huie, to be United States District Judge for the Southern District of California, Evelyn Padin, to be United States District Judge for the District of New Jersey, Jennifer H. Rearden, to be United States District Judge for the Southern District of New York, and Vanessa Roberts Avery, of Connecticut, to be United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, Department of Justice, 3:00 PM, SH-216
Tuesday, March 29
Appropriations, Subcommittee on Defense Hearings to examine the Defense Health Program, 10:00 AM, SD-192
Armed Services, Closed hearings to examine the posture of United States European Command and United States Transportation Command; to be followed by an open session in SD-G50 at 9:30 AM, 8:00 AM, SVC-217
Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, Hearings to examine the economic impact of the growing burden of medical debt, 10:00 AM, SD-538
Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe, Hearings to examine propaganda and censorship in Russia, 2:00 PM, RHOB-2172
Energy and Natural Resources, Hearings to examine the strategic importance of the Freely Associated States to the United States and our allies in the Indo-Pacific region, including the Compacts of Free Association with the Federated States of Micronesia, the Republic of the Marshall Islands, and the Republic of Palau, 10:00 AM, SD-366
Foreign Relations, Business meeting to consider S.J.Res.17, requiring the advice and consent of the Senate or an Act of Congress to suspend, terminate, or withdraw the United States from the North Atlantic Treaty and authorizing related litigation, S.3199, to promote peace and democracy in Ethiopia, the Convention between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Republic of Chile for the Avoidance of Double Taxation and the Prevention of Fiscal Evasion with Respect to Taxes on Income and Capital, signed in Washington on February 4, 2010, with a Protocol signed the same day, as corrected by exchanges of notes effected February 25, 2011, and February 10 and 21, 2012, and a related agreement effected by exchange of notes (the “related Agreement”) on February 4, 2010 (Treaty Doc.112-08), and the nominations of Maria Fabiana Jorge, of the District of Columbia, to be United States Alternate Executive Director, and Leopoldo Martinez Nucete, of Virginia, to be United States Executive Director, both of the Inter-American Development Bank, 10:00 AM, S-116
Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, Hearings to examine improving retirement and enhancing savings, 10:00 AM, SD-106
Intelligence, To receive a closed briefing on certain intelligence matters, 2:30 PM, SH-219
Veterans’ Affairs, Hearings to examine the Honoring Our Promise to Address Comprehensive Toxics Act of 2021, 3:30 PM, SR-418
Wednesday, March 30
Budget, Hearings to examine the President’s proposed budget request for fiscal year 2023, 11:00 AM, SD-608
Finance, Hearings to examine behavioral health care when Americans need it, focusing on ensuring parity and care integration, 10:00 AM, SD-215
Foreign Relations, Subcommittee on East Asia, the Pacific, and International Cybersecurity Policy Hearings to examine the assault on freedom of expression in Asia, 2:00 PM, SD-106/VTC
Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, Business meeting to consider S.3677, to amend the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act to authorize the President to provide professional counseling services to victims of emergencies declared under such Act, S.3875, to require the President to develop and maintain products that show the risk of natural hazards across the United States, S.3868, to correct the inequitable denial of enhanced retirement and annuity benefits to certain U.S. Customs and Border Protection Officers, an original bill entitled, “Preventing Organizational Conflicts of Interest in Federal Acquisition Act”, S.3890, to improve intergovernmental cooperation and reduce duplicative spending, S.3511, to require a report on Federal support to the cybersecurity of commercial satellite systems, S.3903, to require the Commissioner of U.S. Customs and Border Protection to establish procedures for conducting maintenance projects at ports of entry at which the Office of Field Operations conducts certain enforcement and facilitation activities, S.857, to amend title 5, United States Code, to require the Director of the Office of Personnel Management to establish and maintain a public directory of the individuals occupying Government policy and supporting positions, S.3655, to amend the Civil Rights Cold Case Records Collection Act of 2018 to extend the termination date of the Civil Rights Cold Case Records Review Board, S.3904, to enhance the cybersecurity of the Healthcare and Public Health Sector, S.3897, to require the reduction of the reliance and expenditures of the Federal Government on legacy information technology systems, S.3884, to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 404 U.S. Highway 41 North in Baraga, Michigan, as the “Cora Reynolds Anderson Post Office”, S.3825, to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 3903 Melear Drive in Arlington, Texas, as the “Ron Wright Post Office Building”, S.3826, to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1304 4th Avenue in Canyon, Texas, as the “Gary James Fletcher Post Office Building”, H.R.735, to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 502 East Cotati Avenue in Cotati, California, as the ‘Arturo L. Ibleto Post Office Building’, H.R.1298, to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1233 North Cedar Street in Owasso, Oklahoma, as the “Technical Sergeant Marshal Roberts Post Office Building”, H.R.2324, to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 2800 South Adams Street in Tallahassee, Florida, as the “D. Edwina Stephens Post Office”, H.R.3539, to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 223 West Chalan Santo Papa in Hagatna, Guam, as the “Atanasio Taitano Perez Post Office”, H.R.3579, to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 200 East Main Street in Maroa, Illinois, as the “Jeremy L. Ridlen Post Office”, H.R.3613, to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 202 Trumbull Street in Saint Clair, Michigan, as the “Corporal Jeffrey Robert Standfest Post Office Building”, H.R.4168, to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 6223 Maple Street, in Omaha, Nebraska, as the “Petty Officer 1st Class Charles Jackson French Post Office”, H.R.5577, to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 3900 Crown Road Southwest in Atlanta, Georgia, as the “John R. Lewis Post Office Building”, and the nominations of Ernest W. DuBester, of Virginia, to be a Member, and Kurt Thomas Rumsfeld, of Maryland, to be General Counsel, both of the Federal Labor Relations Authority, Krista Anne Boyd, of Florida, to be Inspector General, Office of Personnel Management, and Dana Katherine Bilyeu, of Nevada, Javier E. Saade, of the District of Columbia, Leona M. Bridges, of California, Michael F. Gerber, of Pennsylvania, and Stacie Olivares, of California, each to be a Member of the Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board, 11:00 AM, SD-342
Rules and Administration, Oversight hearings to examine the Smithsonian Institution, 11:00 AM, SR-301
Small Business and Entrepreneurship, Hearings to examine the supply chain crisis and the implications for small businesses, 1:45 PM, SD-215
Thursday, March 31
Aging, Hearings to examine preventing tragedies and promoting safe, accessible, and affordable homes, 10:00 AM, SD-562
Energy and Natural Resources, Hearings to examine the opportunities and challenges facing domestic critical mineral mining, processing, refining, and reprocessing, 10:00 AM, SD-366
Foreign Relations, Subcommittee on Western Hemisphere, Transnational Crime, Civilian Security, Democracy, Human Rights, and Global Women’s Issues Hearings to examine China’s role in Latin America and the Caribbean, 10:00 AM, SD-106/VTC
Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, Hearings to examine the nominations of Derek Kan, of California, and Daniel Mark Tangherlini, of the District of Columbia, both to be a Governor of the United States Postal Service, 10:15 AM, SD-342
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