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The Week Ahead - March 2, 2020
Posted March 02, 2020 by CUNA Advocacy

ON THE FLOOR 

This week, the House of Representatives will vote on H.R. 1140, the “Rights for Transportation Security Officers Act of 2020.” 

The Senate will consider S. 2657, the “American Energy Innovation Act (AEIA).” 


IN COMMITTEE 

Tuesday 

The House Committee on Ways and Means will hold a hearing: “The Proposed Fiscal Year 2021 Budget with Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin.” 

The House Committee on Appropriations Subcommittee on State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs will hold a hearing: “Hearing: United States Agency for International Development Budget Request for FY2021.” 


Wednesday 

The House Committee on Appropriations Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government will hold a hearing: “Department of the Treasury Budget Request for FY2021.” 

The House Committee on Financial Services Subcommittee on National Security, International Development, and Monetary Policy will hold a hearing: “The Traffickers' Roadmap: How Bad Actors Exploit Financial Systems to Facilitate the Illicit Trade in People, Animals, Drugs, and Weapons.” 

The House Committee on Financial Services Subcommittee on Housing, Community Development, and Insurance will hold a hearing: “Drivers of Discrimination: An Examination of Unfair Premiums, Practices, and Policies in the Auto Insurance Industry.” 

The House Committee on Small Business will hold a hearing: “Building Blocks of Change: The Benefits of Blockchain Technology for Small Businesses.” 


Thursday 

The Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee will hold a hearing: “Threats Posed by State-Owned and State-Supported Enterprises to Public Transportation." 


Friday 

The House Committee on Financial Services Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Financial Institutions will hold a field hearing: “Modern-Day Redlining: the Burden on Underbanked and Excluded Communities in New York.”