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 .