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House Financial Services Sets Early Sept. Agenda
WASHINGTON (9/4/13)--Federal housing programs, the history of the Federal Reserve, and Director Richard Cordray's semiannual update on Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) activities are on the early September agenda as the U.S. House Financial Services Committee returns from August recess.

Items currently on the September schedule include:
  • A Sept. 10 oversight and investigations subcommittee hearing on reducing waste, fraud and abuse in housing programs, and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development recommendations for addressing these issues;
  • A Sept. 11 monetary policy and trade subcommittee hearing on the history of the Federal Reserve;
  • A Sept. 12 full committee hearing on Cordray's semiannual report;
  • A Sept. 18 capital markets and government sponsored enterprises subcommittee hearing on money market mutual fund regulations proposed by the Securities and Exchange Commission; and
  • A Sept. 19 full committee hearing on the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act.
The hearing schedule is tentative. All hearings are scheduled to be held in Room 2128 of the Rayburn House Office Building.


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