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FinReg Amendments Round-Up, Part 2

The next amendments up for votes on Sen. Chris Dodd’s (D-Conn.) financial regulatory reform bill? Check out the list below: Sens. Jay Rockefeller (D-W.V.)

Jul 31, 2020
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The next amendments up for votes on Sen. Chris Dodd’s (D-Conn.) financial regulatory reform bill? Check out the list below:
  • Sens. Jay Rockefeller (D-W.V.) and Kay Bailey Hutchison’s (R-Texas) amendment preserving some of the Federal Trade Commission’s rule-making authority.
  • Sen. Mike Crapo’s (R-Idaho) amendment, a secondary amendment to Sens. Mary Landrieu (D-La.) and Johnny Isakson’s (R-Ga.), requiring proper financial backing for commercial real estate loans and commercial mortgage-backed securities.
  • Sen. Mark Udall’s (D-Colo.) amendment increasing ease of access to credit scores.
  • Sen. Richard Shelby’s (R-Ala.) amendment tweaking the function of the consumer protection bureau.
  • Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse’s (D-R.I.) amendment giving states the ability to set certain interest rates to avoid usury in payday loans and other fringe-banking businesses.
  • Sen. David Vitter’s (R-La.) amendment on manufacturing.
  • Sens. Maria Cantwell (D-Wash.) and John McCain’s (R-Ariz.) amendment reinstituting Glass-Stegall-type provisions.
  • Sen. John Cornyn’s (R-Texas) amendment changing practices at the International Monetary Fund.
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