WASHINGTON (1/3/13)--The Federal Reserve's current Quantitative Easing program, the Dodd-Frank Act's Qualified Mortgage (QM) rule and the Volckler rule are among the items on the early-year House Financial Services Committee agenda.
Quantitative easing's impact on international finance will be discussed at a Jan. 9 House Financial Services monetary policy and trade subcommittee hearing. Other hearings announced Thursday include:
The hearing schedule is tentative. All hearings are scheduled to be held in Room 2128 of the Rayburn House Office Building.
The Senate Banking Committee has also set a Jan. 8 hearing, and committeee members are asking leadership to hold a hearing on data security issues. (See News Now story: Senators Push for Consumer Data Security Hearing.)