CONGRESSWOMAN ELISE STEFANIK
On Monday, December 19, 2011, the House is scheduled consider a Senate Amendment to H.R. 2056 under a suspension of the rules, requiring a two-thirds majority vote for passage. The resolution was introduced by Rep. Lynn Westmoreland (R-GA) on May 31, 2011, and was approved by the House on July 28, 2011 by voice vote. The bill was approved with an amendment in the Senate on December 17, 2011 by voice vote.
H.R. 2056 would require the Inspector General of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) to study the impact of the failure of insured depository institutions. Specifically, H.R. 2056 would require the study to detail:
The bill would require the FDIC make available from the portion of the FDIC budget allocated to management expenses, sums allowing the FDIC Inspector General to complete this study.
At press time, the Congressional Budget Office has not produced a score for H.R. 2560.