updated Sun. August 7, 2022
March 28, 2018
House Financial Services Committee member Rep. Ruben Kihuen in front of portraits in the Rayburn House Office Building. Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images. Official government portraits may soon become a bit less luxurious. President Donald Trump has signed the Eliminating Government-fundedÃâÃÂ ...
The National Law Review
March 22, 2018
This week, the House Financial Services Committee (the “Committee”) approved by a vote of 35-25 a bill introduced last month by Rep. Alex Mooney (R-WV) that would exclude from the definition of “debt collector” under the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (“FDCPA”) law firms or licensed attorneysÃâÃÂ ...
Credit Union Journal
March 19, 2018
In the meantime, credit unions this week are keeping an eye on the Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief and Consumer Protection Act, which passed the Senate last week and is now headed to the House, where House Financial Services Committee Chair Jeb Hensarling (R-Texas) aims to put his stamp onÃâÃÂ ...
March 15, 2018
Texas Republican Jeb Hensarling is standing in the way of President Donald Trump's next big legislative victory. The outgoing chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, backed by House leadership, is refusing to rubber-stamp the landmark bank deregulation bill the Senate passed WednesdayÃâÃÂ ...
March 15, 2018
On March 7, the House Financial Services Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit held a hearing entitled “Legislative Proposals to Reform the Current Data Security and Breach Notification Regulatory Regime” to discuss data security and breach notification rules and cybersecurityÃâÃÂ ...
March 12, 2018
As Crowdfund Insider shared last week, the House Financial Services Committee, Subcommittee on Capital Markets, Securities, and Investment will hold a hearing entitled “Examining Cryptocurrencies and ICO Markets.” The Hearing will take place at Rayburn House Office Building in Washington, DC butÃâÃÂ ...
December 31, 1999
On March 14, the House Financial Services Subcommittee on Capital Markets, Securities, and Investment held a hearing entitled “Examining Cryptocurrencies and ICO Markets” to discuss recommendations for Congress concerning the regulation of cryptocurrencies and initial coin offering ("ICO") markets.