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US Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, & Urban Affairs Discuss Implementation of The Biggert Waters Act of 2012

US Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, & Urban Affairs Discuss Implementation of The Biggert Waters Act of 2012

Tuesday, September 17, 2013

The Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Subcommittee on Economic Policy will meet in open session tomorrow, Wednesday, September 18 at 2:30 p.m. to conduct a hearing entitled "Implementation of The Biggert-Waters Flood Insurance Act of 2012: One Year of Enactment."

The witnesses on Panel I will be: The Honorable David Vitter, United States Senator, Louisiana; and The Honorable Mary Landrieu, United States Senator, Louisiana. The witness on Panel II will be: The Honorable William Craig Fugate, Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Agency. The witnesses on Panel III will be: Ms. Alicia P. Cackley, Director, Financial Markets and Community Investment, U.S. Government Accountability Office; Ms. Christine Shirley, National Flood Insurance Program Coordinator, Planning Services Division, Oregon Department of Land Conservation and Development; Mr. Stephen Ellis, Vice President, Taxpayers for Common Sense; and Mr. Birny Birnbaum, Executive Director, Center for Economic Justice.

To watch the open session, click on the following link: http://www.banking.senate.gov/public/index.cfm?FuseAction=Hearings.Hearing&Hearing_ID=46b52a52-4d45-4c47-8ddc-de2f32cd348e .

 

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