Financial Services

Committee on Financial Services

Patrick McHenry

The Annual Testimony of the Secretary of the Treasury on the State of the International Financial System - Part II

2019/05/22

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    Housing in America: Oversight of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development

    2019/05/21

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    Legislation

    • H.R. ____, the “Safe Housing for Families Act of 2019” [DRAFT]

    • H.R. 2763, prohibit HUD from implementing, administering, enforcing, or in any manner making effective the proposed rule entitled “Amendments to Further Implement Provisions of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1980.” [DRAFT]

    • H.R. ____, the “Fair Chance at Housing Act” [DRAFT]

     

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      Oversight of Prudential Regulators: Ensuring the Safety, Soundness and Accountability of Megabanks and Other Depository Institutions

      2019/05/16

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      Legislation

      • H.R. ____, the “Megabank Oversight Act” [DRAFT]

      • H.R. ____, the “Prudential Regulator Oversight Act” [DRAFT]

      • H.R. ____, the “Shutdown Guidance for Financial Institutions Act” [DRAFT]

       

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        Assessing the Use of Sanctions in Addressing National Security and Foreign Policy Challenges

        2019/05/15

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        Legislation

        • H.R. ____, To respond to and deter Russian attacks on the integrity of United States elections, and for other purposes. [DRAFT]

         

        Witness List

        • David Mortlock, Nonresident Senior Fellow, Global Energy Center, Atlantic Council

        • Dr. Michael Carpenter, Senior Director, Penn Biden Center for Diplomacy and Global Engagement, University of Pennsylvania

        • Elizabeth Rosenberg, Senior Fellow and Director of the Energy, Economics, and Security Program, Center for a New American Security

        • Daleep Singh, Senior Fellow, Center for New American Security

        • Matthew Zweig, Senior Fellow, Foundation for Defense of Democracies

         



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          Promoting Economic Growth: A Review of Proposals to Strengthen the Rights and Protections for Workers

          2019/05/15

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          Legislation

          • H.R. ____, the “Outsourcing Accountability Act” [DRAFT]

          • H.R. ____, A bill to amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to require issuers to disclose information about human capital management in annual reports [DRAFT]

          • H.R. ____, A bill to require the SEC to study stock buybacks under rule 10b-18 [DRAFT]

          • H.R. ____, the “Greater Accountability in Pay (GAP) Act of 2019” [DRAFT]

           

          Witness List

          • Steve Clifford, Author and former CEO of King Broadcasting Company

          • Heather Slavkin Corzo, J.D., Director of Capital Markets Policy, AFL-CIO

          • Abigail E. Disney, Ph.D., President of Fork Films, and Chair & Co-founder of Level Forward

          • Nili Gilbert, Co-founder & Portfolio Manager, Matarin Capital Management

          • James R. Copland, Senior Fellow and Director, Legal Policy, Manhattan Institute for Policy Research

           



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            H.R. 1988; H.R. 2409; H.R. 2513; H.R. 2514; H.R. 2515; and H.R. 2534

            2019/05/08

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            Legislation:

            • A resolution to establish the Task Force on Financial Technology in the Committee on Financial Services was AGREED TO by unanimous consent.

            • A resolution to establish the Task Force on Artificial Intelligence in the Committee on Financial Services was AGREED TO by unanimous consent..

            • H.R. 1988, the “Protect Affordable Mortgages for Veterans Act of 2019” -- Ordered reported to the House, as amended, with a favorable recommendation by a voice vote.

              • An amendment in the nature of a substitute, no. 1, offered by Mr. Scott was AGREED TO by a voice vote.

            • H.R. 2409, the “Expanding Access to Capital for Rural Job Creators Act” -- Ordered reported to the House, as amended, with a favorable recommendation by a voice vote.

            • H.R. 2513, the "Corporate Transparency Act of 2019” - Consideration was postponed to a later date.

              • An amendment in the nature of a substitute, no. 2, offered by Mrs. Maloney - Consideration was postponed to a later date.

            • H.R. 2514, the “Coordinating Oversight, Upgrading and Innovating Technology, and Examiner Reform Act of 2019" -- Ordered reported to the House, as amended, with a favorable recommendation by a record vote of 55 ayes and 0 nays (FC - 25).

              • An amendment in the nature of a substitute, no. 3, offered by Mr. Cleaver was AGREED TO by voice vote.

                • Second degree amendment to Cleaver amendment offered by Mr. Loudermilk, no.3a, was WITHDRAWN.

                • Second degree amendment to Cleaver amendment offered by Mr. Cleaver, no 3b,  was AGREED TO by voice vote.

            • H.R. 2515, “To amend the Securities and Exchange Act of 1934 to amend the definition of whistleblower” -- Ordered reported to the House, as amended, with a favorable recommendation by a voice vote.

              • An amendment in the nature of a substitute, no. 4, offered by Mr. Green was AGREED TO by voice vote.

            • H.R. 2534, the “Insider Trading Prohibition Act of 2019” -- Ordered reported to the House, as amended, with a favorable recommendation by a voice vote.

              • An amendment in the nature of a substitute, no. 5, offered by Mr. Himes was AGREED TO by voice vote.





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            A Review of the State of and Barriers to Minority Homeownership

            2019/05/08

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            Legislation

            • H.R. 2162, The “Housing Financial Literacy Act of 2019” [DRAFT]

            • H.R. ____, The “Homeownership for Dreamers Act” [DRAFT]

            • H.R.____, The “TLAIB_013” [DRAFT]

            • H.R.____, The “Making FHA More Affordable Act of 2019” [DRAFT]
             

            Witness List

            • Alanna McCargo, Vice President, Housing Finance Policy, the Urban Institute

            • Nikitra Bailey, Executive Vice President, Center for Responsible Lending

            • Joseph Nery, Partner, Nery & Richardson LLC and Past President of the National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals (NAHREP), current National Board Member

            • Jeffrey Hicks, President, National Association of Real Estate Brokers

            • Carmen Castro-Conroy, Managing Counselor, Montgomery County, Housing Initiative Partnership, Inc.

            • JoAnne Poole, 2019 Vice Chair, Multicultural Real Estate Leadership Advisory Group, National Association of Realtors

            • Joel Griffith, Research Fellow, Financial Regulations, the Heritage Foundation

             



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              Good for the Bottom Line: A Review of the Business Case for Diversity and Inclusion

              2019/05/01

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                Examining Discrimination in the Automobile Loan and Insurance Industries

                2019/05/01

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                Witness List

                • John W. Van Alst, Attorney, National Consumer Law Center; Director, Working Cars for Working Families, an NCLC project

                • Rachel J. Cross, Policy Analyst, Frontier Group

                • Kristen Clarke, President and Executive Director, Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights Under Law

                • Joshua Rivera, Policy Advisor, University of Michigan, Poverty Solutions

                • James Lynch, Chief Actuary, Vice President of Research and Education, Insurance Information Institute

                 



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                  Ending Debt Traps in the Payday and Small Dollar Credit Industry

                  2019/04/30

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                  Legislation

                  • H.R.____, The “Protecting Consumers from Debt Traps and Unreasonable Rates Act” [DRAFT]

                  • H.R. 1285, The "Improving Access to Traditional Banking Act of 2019" [DRAFT]

                   

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