House Panel OKs Wastewater Loan Bill, Minus Wage Stricture
- Davis-Bacon Act Could, Yet Again, Kill SRF Legislation. Sanchez, Humberto // Bond Buyer;5/12/2003, Vol. 344 Issue 31633, p5
The U.S. House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee is tentatively planning to draft a bill in just over a week that would provide $20 billion over five years to the wastewater state revolving fund, but debate continues over whether to apply a prevailing-wage requirement, committee aides...
- House votes to halt suits over errors in mortgages. de Senerpont Domis, Olaf; Garsson, Robert M. // American Banker;4/5/1995, Vol. 160 Issue 65, p1
Reports on the House of Representatives' vote to place a moratorium on class actions seeking large penalties against lenders for technical violations of the Truth-in-Lending law. Proliferation of suits in the wake of the Rodash court ruling; Background on the Rodash case; Implications of the...
- House rejects fast-track review of Clinton's Mexican bailout. // Human Events;2/24/95, Vol. 51 Issue 7, p22
Reports on the United States House of Representative's refusal to conduct congressional review of President Bill Clinton's proposal to grant loans and loan guarantees to Mexico. Ruling out of a privileged resolution that requires a full account Clinton's actions on his proposal.
- House to Vote on Student Lending. Hopkins, Cheyenne // American Banker;3/19/2010, Vol. 175 Issue F311, p16
The article reports that the U.S. House of Representatives will soon vote on legislation that would exclude private firms from participating in the provision of government-guaranteed student loans.
- Here We Go Again. Averett, Steven // Waste Age;Feb2007, Vol. 38 Issue 2, p6
This article reports on the introduction of the International Solid Waste Importation and Management Act by Michigan Congressmen John D. Dingell and Mike Rogers in January 2007. The bill is identical to a resolution passed by the House in 2006 hampering solid waste imports from Canada. The bill...
- capitol watch. Santana, Mario // Caribbean Business;10/14/2010, Vol. 38 Issue 40, p32
The article offers information on several legislation filed in the Senate and House in the U.S. The Reorganization Plan no, 8 aims to merge the administrative tasks of the Corrections and Rehabilitation Department's different entities. The House Bill 2446 aims to reach developers of solid-waste...
- House Passes Legislation Raising FHA Mortgage Loan Limits. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;10/8/2003, Vol. 346 Issue 31736, p5
Reports on the approval of the proposed FHA Multifamily Loan Limit Adjustment Act of 2003 by the U.S. House of Representatives. Advantages of the legislation; Sponsorship of the legislation by Representative Gary G. Miller; Features of the legislation.
- Small-Business Bill Advances Over Tarp Gripes. Hopkins, Cheyenne // American Banker;5/20/2010, Vol. 175 Issue 78, p3
The author reports that the U.S. House Financial Services Committee has approved a bill that would institute a 30 billion dollar fund to facilitate small-business lending.
- Agencies Called Out for Servicing. Kaper, Stacy // American Banker;12/3/2010, Vol. 175 Issue F346, p3
The article gives information about a U.S. House Judiciary Committee hearing on the foreclosure crisis in the mortgage servicing industry where Treasury Department official Phyllis Caldwell testified about the Home Affordable Modification Program.