Frank Announces Tentative Committee Schedule for the Consideration of Financial Regulatory Reform
House Financial Services Committee Chairman Barney Frank (D-MA) announced today the committee’s tentative schedule for the final round of hearings on President Obama’s plan to overhaul the nation’s financial regulatory structure. More hearings may be scheduled, and it is expected that markups on legislation will begin as soon as this set of hearings has concluded.
Wednesday 9/23 at 9:30 a.m.: Secretary Geithner
Thursday 9/24 at 10 a.m.: Expert’s Perspectives on Systemic Risk and Resolution Issues
Friday 9/25 at 9 a.m.: Oversight and Audit Issues at the Federal Reserve System
Wednesday 9/30 at 10 a.m.: Consumer Financial Protection Agency
Wednesday 9/30 at 2 p.m.: Credit Rating Agencies (Capital Markets Subcommittee Hearing)
Thursday 10/1 at 10 a.m.: Financial regulators
Friday 10/2 at 10 a.m.: Capital Market Issues
Tuesday 10/6 at 10 a.m.: Capital Market Issues
Wednesday 10/7 at 10 a.m.: Derivatives
Thursday 10/8 at 10 a.m.: Systemic/Prudential Banking Reform Issues
Friday 10/9 at 10 a.m.: Systemic/Prudential Banking Reform Issues
NOTE: This is a tentative schedule. Dates, times, and meeting locations may change due to witness availability or other issues beyond the committee’s control.