Monday Minute

Upcoming legislative activity important to real estate.

Monday Minute: Week of April 1, 2019

Both the House and Senate are in session this week. What issues should REALTORS® follow? Eliminating Housing Discrimination; Prohibiting Sex/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation Discrimination; Rural America Affordable Housing Crisis; and the FEMA Budget.

HEARING SCHEDULE*

Tuesday April 2

  • The Fair Housing Act: Reviewing Efforts to Eliminate Discrimination and Promote Opportunity in Housing — House Financial Services Committee
    Watch the live stream
  • H.R.5, the "Equality Act:" Prohibiting Discrimination on the Basis of Sex, Gender Identity, and Sexual Orientation — House Judiciary Committee
  • The Affordable Housing Crisis in Rural America: Assessing the Federal Response — House Financial Services Committee | Subcommittee on Housing, Community Development and Insurance
    Watch the live stream

Wednesday, April 3

  • FY2020 Funding Request and Budget Justification for the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) — Senate Appropriations Committee | Subcommittee on Homeland Security
    Watch the live stream

*Schedule is subject to change.

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