This Week in Congress - April 12, 2010

April 12, 2010





Date Body Committee
Location
Topic
Title
4/13/2010 House Financial Services
2128 Rayburn
12:00 p.m.
Second Liens and Other Barriers to Principal Reduction as an Effective Foreclosure Mitigation Program
House Financial Services Committee Web Site
4/14/2010 House Financial Services
2128 Rayburn
9:30 a.m.
Housing Finance-What Should the New System Be Able to Do?: Part II-Government and Stakeholder Perspectives
House Financial Services Committee Web Site
4/14/2010 House Financial Services Subcommittee on Housing and Community Opportunity
2128 Rayburn
2:00 p.m.
The Recently Announced Revisions to the Home Affordable Modification Program (HAMP)
House Financial Services Committee Web Site
4/15/2010 House Financial Services Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit Hearing
2128 Rayburn
10:00 a.m.
Perspectives and Proposals on the Community Reinvestment Act
House Financial Services Committee Web Site
4/16/2010 House Financial Services
2128 Rayburn
10:00 a.m.
H.R. 2266, Reasonable Prudence in Regulation Act and H.R. 2267, the Internet Gambling Regulation, Consumer Protection, and Enforcement Act-Governmental Perspectives
House Financial Services Committee Web Site
4/13/2010 Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs: Subcommittee on Investigations
216 Hart
12:00 p.m.
Hearings to examine Wall Street and the financial crisis, focusing on high risk home loans.
Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Web Site
4/14/2010 Senate  Judiciary
226 Dirksen
9:30 a.m.
An oversight hearing to examine the Department of Justice.
Senate Committee on the Judiciary
4/14/2010 Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation
253 Russell
2:30 p.m.
Reviewing the National Broadband Plan

The U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation announces the following full committee hearing to review the National Broadband Plan.

Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation Web Site
4/15/2010 Senate Banking, Housing, & Urban Affairs
538 Dirksen
9:30 a.m.
Legislative Proposals in the Department of Housing and Urban Development’s FY 2011 Budget Request
Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Web Site
4/15/2010 Senate Judiciary
10:00 a.m.
226 Dirkesn
Business meeting to consider S. 1624, to amend title 11 of the United States Code, to provide protection for medical debt homeowners, to restore bankruptcy protections for individuals experiencing economic distress as caregivers to ill, injured, or disabled family members, and to exempt from means testing debtors whose financial problems were caused by serious medical problems.
Senate Committee on the Judiciary


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