This Week in Congress - June 27, 2011

June 27, 2011











Date Committee
Time & Location
Title
Description
UNITED STATES SENATE
6/28/2011 Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs
10:00 a.m.
538 Dirksen
Housing Finance Reform: Access to the Secondary Market for Small Financial Institutions 
Hearings to examine housing finance reform, focusing on access to the secondary market for small financial institutions.
Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee
6/29/2011 Commerce, Science, and Transportation
10:00 a.m.
253 Russell
Privacy and Data Security: Protecting Consumers in the Modern World
Chairman John D. (Jay) Rockefeller IV today announced a full committee hearing on privacy and data security. The hearing will examine how entities collect, maintain, secure, and use personal information in today’s economy and whether consumers are adequately protected under current law. The Commerce Committee will hear from representatives from relevant government agencies as well as business and consumer advocate stakeholders.
Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation
6/30/2011 Judiciary: Subcommittee on Administrative Oversight and the Courts
10:00 a.m.
226 Dirksen
Oversight of the Financial Fraud Enforcement Task Force
An oversight hearing to examine the Financial Fraud Enforcement Task Force.
Senate Committee on the Judiciary
6/30/2011 Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs
2:00 p.m.
538 Dirksen
State of the FDIC: Deposit Insurance, Consumer Protection, and Financial Stability 
The witness will be The Honorable Sheila Bair, Chairman, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation
Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee


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