Government funding CR, digital assets hearing this week

February 8, 2022

Both chambers of Congress are in Washington, D.C. this week. Funding for the federal government and the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) will expire Feb. 18.

Text of a continuing resolution to fund the government and the NFIP through March 11 has been released. The House is expected to take it up this week.

Other hearings CUNA is engaged with this week include:

  • Tuesday, 10 a.m. ET. House Financial Services Committee hearing, “Digital Assets and the Future of Finance: The President's Working Group on Financial Markets' Report on Stablecoins.”
  • Wednesday, 10 a.m. ET. Senate Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry Committee hearing, “Examining Digital Assets: Risks, Regulation, and Innovation.”
  • Wednesday, 2:30 p.m. ET, Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Subcommittee On Financial Institutions And Consumer Protection hearing, “The Role that Community Development Financial Institutions and Minority Depository Institutions Serve in Supporting Communities.”