This Week in Congress - November 16, 2009

November 16, 2009







Date Body Committee
Location
Topic
Title
11/17/2009 HOUSE Agriculture
1300 Longworth
11:00 a.m.
Financial Stability
Improvement Act
Hearing on the Financial Stability Improvement Act discussion draft.
House Agricultural Committee Web Site
11/17/2009 HOUSE Budget
210 Cannon
10:00 a.m.
Performance Budgeting
Hearing on "Building an Executive-Legislative Partnership for Performance Budgeting."
House Committee on the Budget Web Site
11/17/2009 HOUSE Financial Services 
2128 Rayburn
10:00 a.m.
Financial Protection Bills
Markup of H.R.2609, the "Federal Insurance Office Act of 2009"; H.R.3996, the "Financial Stability Improvement Act of 2009"; and H.R.3904, the "Overdraft Protection Act."
House Financial Services Committee Web Site
11/17/2009 HOUSE Judiciary
2237 Rayburn,
1:00 p.m.
Financial Reform 
Hearing on "Too Big to Fail - The Role for Bankruptcy and Antitrust Law in Financial Regulation Reform, Part II."
House Committee on the Judiciary Web Site
11/17/2009 HOUSE Oversight and Government Reform and Domestic Policy Subcommittee
2154 Rayburn
10:00 a.m.
Bank of America-Merrill Lynch Merger (Part IV)
Joint hearing on "Bank of America and Merrill Lynch: How Did a Private Deal Turn Into a Federal Bailout? Part IV."
Committee on Oversight and Government Reform Web Site 
11/18/2009 HOUSE Financial Services 
2128 Rayburn
10:00 a.m.
Financial Protection Bills
Markup of H.R.2609, the "Federal Insurance Office Act of 2009"; H.R.3996, the "Financial Stability Improvement Act of 2009"; and H.R.3904, the "Overdraft Protection Act."
House Financial Services Committee Web Site
11/19/2009 HOUSE Financial Services 
2128 Rayburn
10:00 a.m.
Financial Protection Bills
Markup of H.R.2609, the Federal Insurance Office Act of 2009"; H.R.3996, the "Financial Stability Improvement Act of 2009"; and H.R.3904, the "Overdraft Protection Act."
House Financial Services Committee Web Site
11/20/2009 HOUSE Financial Services 
2128 Rayburn
10:00 a.m.
Financial Protection Bills
Markup of H.R.2609, the "Federal Insurance Office Act of 2009"; H.R.3996, the "Financial Stability Improvement Act of 2009"; and H.R.3904, the "Overdraft Protection Act."
House Financial Services Committee Web Site
11/17/2009 SENATE Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs 
538 Dirksen
3:00 p.m.
Overdraft Fee Consumer Protections
Hearing on protecting consumers from overdraft fees.
Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Web Site
11/17/2009 SENATE Foreign Relations
419 Dirksen
2:30 p.m.
U.S.-G20/International Economic Architecture
Hearing on "The U.S. and the G-20: Remaking the International Economic Architecture."
U.S. Senate Committee on Foreign Relations Web Site
11/18/2009 SENATE Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry 
106 Dirksen
9:30 a.m.
Financial Market Regulation Reform
Hearing on reforming the United States financial market regulation.
Senate Agriculture Committee Web Site
11/19/2009 SENATE Finance
215 Dirksen
10:00 a.m.
Trade Preference Programs Reform
Hearing on "U.S. Preference Programs: Options for Reform.
US Senate Finance Committee Web Site
11/19/2009 SENATE Judiciary
226 Dirksen
10:00 a.m.
Pending Business-Markup
Markup of S.448 and H.R.985, the "Free Flow of Information Act of 2009"; S.1624, the "Medical Bankruptcy Fairness Act of 2009".
Senate Judiciary Committee Web Site