This Week in Congress - February 28, 2011

February 28, 2011











Date Committee
Location
Topic
Title
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
2/28/2011  Judiciary Subcommittee on Courts, Commercial, and Administrative Law
3:00 p.m.
2141 Rayburn
The APA at 65 - Is Reform Needed to Create Jobs, Promote Economic Growth and Reduce Costs?
Courts, Commercial, and Administrative Law Subcommittee on reviewing the Administrative Procedure Act, a law that established how federal administrative agencies can propose regulations, and focusing on how the legislation can be reformed to promote economic growth.
House Judiciary Committee
3/1/2011 Financial Services
2:00 p.m.
2128 Rayburn
Oversight of the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
The Honorable Shaun Donovan, Secretary, Department of Housing and Urban Development
House Financial Services Web Site
3/1/2011 Financial Services 
10:00 a.m.
2128 Rayburn
Mortgage Finance Reform: An Examination of the Obama Administration’s Report to Congress
The Honorable Timothy Geithner, Secretary, Department of the Treasury
House Financial Services Web Site
3/2/2011 Financial Services Insurance, Housing, & Community Opportunity
2:00 p.m.
2220 Rayburn
Legislative Proposals to End Taxpayer Funding for Ineffective Foreclosure Mitigation Programs
House Financial Services Web Site
3/2/2011 Financial Services Financial Institutions & Consumer Credit
2:00 p.m.
2128 Rayburn
The Effect of Dodd-Frank on Small Financial Institutions and Small Businesses
House Financial Services Web Site
3/2/2011 Financial Services 
10:00 a.m.
2128 Rayburn
Monetary Policy and the State of the Economy
The Honorable Ben Bernanke, Chairman, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
House Financial Services Web Site
UNITED STATES SENATE
3/1/2011 Banking, Housing, & Urban Development
10:00 a.m.
216 Hart
The Semiannual Monetary Policy Report to the Congress
The witness will be: The Honorable Ben Bernanke, Chairman, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System.
U.S. Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Web Site


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