This Week in Congress - July 25, 2011

July 24, 2011









Date Committee
Time & Location
Title
Description
UNITED STATES HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
7/27/2011 Financial Services Oversight and Investigation
10:00 AM
2128 Rayburn HOBĀ 
Oversight of the Credit Rating Agencies Post Dodd-Frank
House Committee on Financial Services Website
7/28/2011 Small Business Subcommittee on Investigations, Oversight and Regulations
1:30 p.m.
2360 Rayburn
Open for Business: The Impact of the CFPB on Small Business
The purpose of this hearing is to review the impact of regulations on small business access to capital. The hearing will focus on the new Consumer Financial Protection Bureau created by the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. Witnesses at the hearing will represent the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, the financial services industry and small business.
House Small Business Committee Website
7/27/2011 Financial Services Insurance, Housing and Community Opportunity
2:00 PM
2128 Rayburn HOBĀ 
Insurance Oversight: Policy Implications for U.S. Consumers, Businesses and Jobs Frank
House Committee on Financial Services Website
UNITED STATES SENATE
7/26/2011 Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs
10:00 am
538 Dirksen
Nominations Hearing
Hearings to examine the nominations of Martin J. Gruenberg, of Maryland, to be Chairperson and to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, Thomas J. Curry, of Massachusetts, to be Comptroller of the Currency, Department of the Treasury, and S. Roy Woodall, Jr., of Kentucky, to be a Member of the Financial Stability Oversight Council.
Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Website