This Week in Congress - July 13, 2009

July 10, 2009



Date Body Committee
Location
Topic
Title
7/13/2009 House Financial Services
2128 Rayburn
2:00 p.m
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Preventing Government Officials' Insider Trading
Hearing on "Preventing Unfair Trading by Government Officials," focusing on the recent report by the Securities and Exchange Commission's (SEC) Inspector General of alleged inappropriate trading by, SEC enforcement officials, and on H.R.682, the "Stop Trading on Congressional Knowledge (STOCK) Act" to prohibit insider trading by Members of Congress or their staff.
House Committee Financial Services Web Site
7/14/2009 House Financial Services
2141 Rayburn
2:00 p.m.
HOUSE SEC Financial Regulatory Reform
Hearing on "SEC (Securities and Exchange Commission) Oversight: Current State and Agenda," focusing on financial regulatory reform and restructuring.
House Committee on Financial Services Web Site
7/15/2009 House Financial Services
2128 Rayburn
10:00 a.m.
Financial Regulation/Restructuring
Hearing on "Banking Industry Perspectives on the Obama Administration's Financial Regulatory Reform Proposals."
House Committee on Financial Services Web Site
7/16/2009 House Financial Services
TBA
TBA
Financial Regulation/Restructuring
Hearing on "Financial Regulation and Restructuring."
House Committee on Financial Services Web Site
7/16/2009 House Oversight and Government Reform
2154 Rayburn
10:00 a.m.
Bank of America-Merrill Lynch Merger
Hearing on "Bank of America and Merrill Lynch: How Did a Private Deal Turn Into a Federal Bailout? Part III."
House Committee on Oversight & Government Reform Web Site
7/14/2009 Senate Banking, Housing & Urban Affairs
538 Dirksen
9:00 a.m.
Consumer Financial Protection Agency
Hearing on "Creating a Consumer Financial Protection Agency: A Cornerstone of America's New Economic Foundation."
Senate Committee on Banking, Housing & Urban Affairs Web Site
7/15/2009 Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs
538 Dirksen
2:30 p.m.
Hedge Fund Regulation
Hearing on "Regulating Hedge Funds and Other Private Investment Pools."
Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, & Urban Affairs Web Site
7/16/2009 Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs
538 Dirksen
9:30 a.m.
Preventing Home Foreclosures
Hearing on "Preserving Homeownership: Progress Needed to Prevent Foreclosures."
Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, & Urban Affairs Web Site
7/16/2009 Senate Budget
608 Dirksen
9:30 a.m.
Long-term Budget Outlook
Full committee hearing on the long-term budget outlook
Senate Budget Committee Web Site


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