Removing Barriers Blog

The Week Ahead - July 19, 2021
Posted July 19, 2021 by CUNA Advocacy

ON THE FLOOR

The House of Representatives will consider H.R. 3985, the Allies Act of 2021; H.R. 2467, the PFAS Action Act of 2021; and H.R. 2668, the Consumer Protection and Recovery Act.

The Senate is expected to begin consideration of bipartisan infrastructure legislation.

IN COMMITTEE

Tuesday

The Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee will hold a hearing: "21st Century Communities: Climate Change, Resilience, and Reinsurance."

The Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee Subcommittee on Housing, Transportation, and Community Development will hold a hearing: “Safe at Home: Preserving and Improving Federally Assisted Housing.”

The House Committee on Financial Services will hold a hearing: “Building Back A Better, More Equitable Housing Infrastructure for America: Oversight of the Department of Housing and Urban Development.”

The House Committee on Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations will hold a hearing: "Stopping Digital Thieves: The Growing Threat of Ransomware."

Wednesday

The House Committee on Financial Services Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Financial Institutions will hold a hearing: “Banking the Unbanked: Exploring Private and Public Efforts to Expand Access to the Financial System.”

The House Committee on Financial Services Subcommittee on Investor Protection, Entrepreneurship and Capital Markets will hold a hearing: “Bond Rating Agencies: Examining the “Nationally Recognized” Statistical Rating Organizations.”

The Senate Armed Services Committee will hold a closed markup to consider the proposed National Defense Authorization Act for fiscal year 2022.

Thursday

The Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee Subcommittee on Securities, Insurance, and Investment will hold a hearing, “Examining Frameworks to Address Future Pandemic Risk.”