This Week’s Update

This week The House passed H.R. 2706, the Financial Institution Customer Protection Act of 2017; H.R. 1730, the Protecting Religiously Affiliated Institutions Act of 2017; H.R. 3971, the Community Institution Mortgage Relief Act of 2017; H.R. 1638, the Iranian Leadership Asset Transparency Act; and H.R. 4324, the Strengthening Oversight of Iran’s Access to Finance Act.

This Week in Congress

  • House –The House passed H.R. 2706, the Financial Institution Customer Protection Act of 2017; H.R. 1730, the Protecting Religiously Affiliated Institutions Act of 2017; H.R. 3971, the Community Institution Mortgage Relief Act of 2017; H.R. 1638, the Iranian Leadership Asset Transparency Act; and H.R. 4324, the Strengthening Oversight of Iran’s Access to Finance Act.

 

  • Senate –The Senate confirmed Leonard Steven Grasz, to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Eighth Circuit; Don R. Willett, to be a U.S. Circuit Judge for the Fifth Circuit; Mary Kirtley Waters, to be Assistant Secretary of State for Legislative Affairs; and passed S. 447, the JUST Act; and S. 654, the PACT Act.

 

Next Week in Congress

  • House -The House is expected to take up the Conference Report on H.R. 1, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act; H.R. 3312, the Systemic Risk Designation Improvement Act of 2017; and the Continuing Resolution to fund the government.

 

  • Senate –The Senate is expected to consider the Conference Report on H.R. 1, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act; a Continuing Resolution to fund the government; the nominations of J. Paul Compton, Jr. to be General Counsel of the Department of Housing and Urban Development and Owen West to be an Assistant Secretary of Defense.

 

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