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The Week Ahead - September 28, 2020
Posted September 27, 2020 by CUNA Advocacy

ON THE FLOOR

This week, the House of Representatives will complete consideration of H.R. 6270, the Uyghur Forced Labor Disclosure Act of 2020.  In addition, the House may consider possible coronavirus relief legislation.

The Senate will convene at 3:00 pm on Tuesday, September 29, and resume consideration of H.R. 8337, the Continuing Resolution.

 

IN COMMITTEE

Tuesday

The House Committee on Financial Services Task Force on Financial Technology will hold a hearing: License to Bank: Examining the Legal Framework Governing Who Can Lend and Process Payments in the Fintech Age.


Thursday

The House Committee on Small Business Subcommittee on Investigations, Oversight, and Regulations will hold a hearing: Preventing Fraud and Abuse of PPP and EIDL: An Update with the SBA Office of Inspector General and the Government Accountability Office.

 The Senate Judiciary Committee will hold a markup:  S.4632, to amend title 17, United States Code, to establish an alternative dispute resolution program for copyright small claims, to amend the Communications Act of 1934 to modify the scope of protection from civil liability for "good Samaritan" blocking and screening of offensive material, and the nominations of Benjamin Joel Beaton, to be United States District Judge for the Western District of Kentucky, Kristi Haskins Johnson, and Taylor B. McNeel, both to be a United States District Judge for the Southern District of Mississippi, Kathryn Kimball Mizelle, to be United States District Judge for the Middle District of Florida, and Thompson Michael Dietz, of New Jersey, to be a Judge of the United States Court of Federal Claims.