Monday Minute

Upcoming legislative activity important to real estate.

Monday Minute - Week of July 10, 2017

Both the House and Senate are in session this week, with the action focused on the House.

Subcommittees in the House will hold hearings on: Community Financial Institution Regulatory Relief, Tax Reform and Small Businesses Growth, and "The Impact of Bad Patents on American Businesses."

Want to watch the hearings live? See the links below.* 

Committee Hearing Schedule

Wednesday July 12 at 2PM

Community Financial Institution Regulatory Relief: House Financial Services — Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit

Thursday July 13 at 10AM

Tax Reform and Small Businesses Growth: House Ways and Means — Subcommittee on Tax Policy 

Thursday July 13 at 10AM

The Impact of Bad Patents on American Businesses — Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property and the Internet

*Note: Congressional calendar is subject to change at any time.

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