House Committee approves slate of mortgage, housing reforms

House panel advances slate of reform-minded bills. The House Financial Services Committee approved and advanced 12 pieces of legislation that its leadership says will help protect financial institutions and ease regulatory burdens on smaller entities.. The bill amends the National Housing.

On Thursday, the Financial Services Committee. of the Housing Policy Council’s testimony noted that the GSEs should not receive preferential treatment. Currently, mortgages approved by the GSEs get.

By contrast, the House of Representatives is prepared to move forward with a comprehensive plan for financial reform. rep. jeb Hensarling, R-Texas, chairman of the House Committee on Financial Services, has said that his financial reform bill, the Financial CHOICE Act, will be his top legislative priority.

The House Ways and Means Committee approved the Republican tax reform bill, the "Tax Cuts and Jobs Act" (HR 1), by party-line vote of 24-16 on November 9, after four days of marathon debate. The House will likely vote on passing the bill later this week. NLIHC has significant concerns with the tax bill and is calling on advocates to engage their representatives to defeat the bill.

Senate Banking Committee Approves Sweeping Housing Finance Reform Bill on Bipartisan 13-9 Vote Key Bloc of Six Democrats Votes Against Bill, Citing Concerns About Affordable Loans, Big Banks; Bill Seen as Unlikely to Get Senate Floor Vote Without More Democratic Support The Senate Banking Committee today (Thursday, May 15) today approved S.

Mortgage Reform and Anti-Predatory Lending Act – Title I: Residential Mortgage Loan Origination Standards – (Sec. 102) Amends the Truth in Lending Act (TILA) to prescribe fiduciary standards for originators of residential mortgages, including complete and timely written disclosure of: (1) the comparative costs and benefits of each residential.

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Housing finance reform may soon be back on the table in Congress, as Senate Banking Committee Chairman Mike Crapo (R-Idaho) on Friday released a rough draft of a housing finance reform bill that combines the ideas of past proposals. "We must expeditiously fix our flawed housing finance system," Crapo said in a statement.

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In the FHFA’s most recent report to Congress, Director Mark Calabria urged the Senate Banking Committee and House Financial Services Committee to take action on housing finance reform. agenda that.

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