Monday Minute

Upcoming legislative activity important to real estate.

Monday Minute - Week of November 6, 2017

Both the House and Senate are in session.

What should REALTORS® follow?

The NAR-supported 21st Century Flood Reform Act (HR 2874) has been added to the list of bills that could come up under a rule for vote by the House Rules Committee.

The House Financial Services Committee will hold hearings to address the issue of housing finance reform (including FHA, Fannie Mae, and Freddie Mac), and the role of Ginnie Mae in the housing finance system.   

HEARING SCHEDULE AND RULE FOR VOTE*

Tuesday, November 7

  • Flood Reform/Micro Offering Registration Requirement Exemption: House Committee on Rules

  • Sustainable Housing Finance (Part III): House Financial Services Committee — Subcommittee on Housing and Insurance

Thursday, November 9

  • Sustainable Housing Finance - The Role of Ginnie Mae in the Housing Finance System: House Financial Services Committee — Subcommittee on Housing and Insurance

*Schedule is subject to change at any time.

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