This Week in Congress - June 22, 2009

June 22, 2009



Date Body Committee
Location
Topic
Title
6/23/2009 House Budget
210 Cannon, 10:30 a.m.
Statutory PAYGO
Hearing on Statutory PAYGO (pay-as-you-go).
House Committee on the Budget Web Site
6/24/2009 House Financial Services
2128 Rayburn
10:00 a.m.
Consumer Financial Products Regulation
Hearing on "Regulatory Restructuring: Enhancing Consumer Financial Products Regulation."
House Committee on Financial Services Web Site
6/24/2009 House Financial Services
2128 Rayburn
2:00 p.m.
Federal Reserve's Monetary Policy Role
Hearing on "Maintaining the Federal Reserve's Role and Independence in Monetary Policy." House Committee on Financial Services Web Site
6/25/2009 House Financial Services
2128 Rayburn
2:00 p.m.
Consumer Financial Literacy
Hearing on "Improving Consumer Financial Literacy under the New Regulatory System.
House Committee on Financial Services Web Site
6/25/2009 House Oversight and Government Reform
2154 Rayburn
10:00 a.m.
Bank of America-Merrill Lynch Merger
Joint hearing to examine events surrounding Bank of America's acquisition of Merrill Lynch and its receipt of federal financial assistance.
House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform Web Site
6/22/2009 Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs
538 Dirksen
3:00 p.m.
Over-the-Counter Derivatives Oversight
Hearings to examine over-the-counter derivatives, focusing on modernizing oversight to increase transparency and reduce risks.
Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, & Urban Affairs Web Site
6/25/2009 Senate Judiciary
226 Dirksen
12:00 p.m.
H.R. 985 and S. 448
Business meeting to consider S. 417, to enact a safe, fair, and responsible state secrets privilege Act, S. 257, to amend title 11, United States Code, to disallow certain claims resulting from high cost credit debts, H.R. 985 and S. 448, bills to maintain the free flow of information to the public by providing conditions for the federally compelled disclosure of information by certain persons connected with the news media, and S. 396, for the relief of Marcos Antonio Sanchez-Diaz.


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