Monday Minute

Upcoming legislative activity important to real estate.

Both the House and Senate are in session this week. Also, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and the Department of Justice (DOJ) will hold a workshop featuring Katie Johnson, NAR's General Counsel and Senior Vice President, as a panelist (see details below).

What hearings should REALTORS® follow?  Transportation/Housing/Urban Development Appropriations; Consumer Financial Protection Transparency; and Transportation/Housing/Urban Development Appropriations (Markup).


Tuesday, June 5

Transportation/Housing/Urban Development Appropriations: Senate Appropriations Committee

FTC-DOJ Workshop: “What’s New in Residential Real Estate Brokerage Competition.”  Katie Johnson is speaking on a panel on “Regulatory and Industry Factors Affecting Residential Real Estate Competition.” Please visit the FTC website to download the agenda and get additional information about the workshop, and also to watch the live stream on June 5.

Wednesday, June 6

Consumer Financial Protection Transparency: House Financial Services Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit

Thursday, June 7

Transportation/Housing/Urban Development Appropriations (Markup): Senate Appropriations Committee

*Schedule is subject to change at any time.

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