This Week in Congress - December 7, 2009

December 6, 2009











Date Body Committee
Location
Topic
Title
12/8/2009 HOUSE Financial Services
2128 Rayburn
10:00 a.m.
Private/Government Foreclosure Crisis Response
Hearing on "The Private Sector and Government Response to the Mortgage Foreclosure Crisis."
House Financial Services Web Site
12/9/2009 HOUSE Budget
210 Cannon
10:00 a.m.
Recession/Recovery Act's Social Safety Net Impacts
Hearing on "The Social Safety Net: Impact of the Recession and of the Recovery Act."
House Committee on the Budget Web Site 
12/9/2009 HOUSE Financial Services
2128 Rayburn
10:00 a.m.
Securities Investor Protection Reform
Hearing on "Additional Reforms to the Securities Investor Protection Act."
House Financial Services Committee
12/9/2009 SENATE Banking
538 Dirksen
3:00 p.m.
Creating Jobs in the Recession
Hearing on "Weathering the Storm: Creating Jobs in the Recession."
Senate Banking Committee Web Site
12/9/2009 SENATE Finance
215 Dirksen
2:30 p.m.
Exports' Economic Recovery Role
Hearing on "Exports' Place on the Path of Economic Recovery."
Senate Finance Committee Web Site
12/9/2009 SENATE Judiciary
226 Dirksen
2:00 p.m.
Financial Collapse Prosecutions
Hearing on "Mortgage Fraud, Securities Fraud, and the Financial Meltdown: Prosecuting Those Responsible."
Senate Committee on the Judiciary Web Site 
12/10/2009 SENATE Judiciary
226 Dirksen
10:00 a.m.
Pending Legislation
S.448, the "Free Flow of Information Act of 2009"; S.714, the "National Criminal Justice Commission Act of 2009"; S.1624, the "Medical Bankruptcy Fairness Act of 2009"; S.1765, the "Hate Crimes Against the Homeless Statistics Act of 2009"; S.1353, the "Dale Long Emergency Medical Service Providers Protection Act"; and S.678, the "Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Reauthorization Act of 2009"
Senate Committee on the Judiciary Web Site


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