The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (the “Act”) has been passed by both houses of Congress and is awaiting signature by President Obama.
On Thursday, July 15, 2010, the Senate passed the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act by a vote of 60-39.
Today, the House-Senate Conference Committee (Conference Committee) met for its first day of negotiations on the Restoring American Financial Stability Act of 2010, focusing on the following Titles of the Senate base text.
While its fate remains uncertain, financial reform is finally moving back into the limelight after being overshadowed by health care reform.
On March 15, the Chairman of the U.S. Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs, Christopher Dodd (D-Connecticut), unveiled a long-awaited financial reform proposal The Restoring American Financial Stability Act of 2010 intended to overhaul the nation’s financial regulatory system.
Yesterday, Senate Banking Committee Chairman Chris Dodd (D-CT) released draft financial regulatory reform legislation.
In a continuing effort by Congress to address the perceived causes of the recent financial crisis, on November 10, 2009, the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, through its Chairman, Senator Christopher Dodd (D-Conn.), introduced the Restoring American Financial Stability Act in the U.S. Senate.
Yesterday, Senator Christopher Dodd (D-CT), Chairman of the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, issued a discussion draft of the Restoring American Financial Stability Act of 2009 and an accompanying summary.
On June 17, 2009, the Obama Administration detailed its proposal for financial regulatory reform.
President Obama, on June 17, 2009, following in the footsteps of Treasury Departments going back a half century, announced his Administration’s plan to improve the effectiveness of the federal regulatory structure.