Senate Banking Panel Questions Paul Atkins for Five-Year SEC Term
- House Banking Committee offers compromise on regulation reform. Anason, Dean // Bond Buyer;02/06/98, Vol. 323 Issue 30326, p5
Reports that US House Banking Commission officials have floated a financial reform compromise that could break the logjam that has prevented Congress from revising the laws governing the banking, securities and insurance industries. Provision that would let banks directly underwrite municipal...
- Senate Panel to Meet on Treasury Nominee. Heller, Michele // American Banker;3/3/2004, Vol. 169 Issue 42, p4
The U.S. Senate Finance Committee is scheduled to consider on Monday the nomination of Brian Roseboro to be Treasury under secretary of domestic finance. Mr. Roseboro, the assistant secretary for financial markets, has been serving as acting under secretary since Peter Fisher left the post in...
- Struggle for H.R. 10 compromise goes on. Brostoff, Steven // National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;9/28/98, Vol. 102 Issue 39, p1
Focuses on legislative developments concerning the United States financial services reform bill as of September 28, 1998. Discussions between insurance agents and banks; Developments in the U.S. Senate; Opposition of the insurance agent coalition.
- Better no bill than the Senate's version of H.R. 10. // National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;9/28/98, Vol. 102 Issue 39, p40
Editorial. Criticizes the United States Senate's version of the financial services reform bill. Satisfaction of the bank industry's demand; Insurance companies' reservation and support for the bill; Preemption of state laws; Failure of the bill to treat all sellers equally.
- Mulling Gramm: 'Unusual,' 'A Star,' 'Polarizing'. Blackwell, Rob // American Banker;9/7/2001, Vol. 166 Issue 173, p1
Focuses on the impact of the planned retirement of U.S. Senator Phil Gramm on the Congress and the financial services industry. Assessment on the conservative principles of Gramm; Reputation of the senator in the free market; Contributions of the senator to the banking industry.
- Financial Services Reform Moving Along. Friedman, Amy S. // LAN: Life Association News;Jun99, Vol. 94 Issue 6, p22
Focuses on the United States Senate's bill, S.900, which moved the process of financial services reform. Its report language; Information about the bill; Flaws in H.R. 10 that the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) wants to correct.
- Disputes over H.R. 10 leave bill's future in grave doubt. Brostoff, Steven // National Underwriter / Property & Casualty Risk & Benefits Manag;09/14/98, Vol. 102 Issue 37, p1
Reports on the uncertain fate of the United States financial services reform legislation known as House Resolution 10. Possibility that the Senate Banking Committee will mark up the legislation; Disagreement among committee members over Community Reinvestment Act provisions; Office of the...
- Nominations Submitted to the Senate. // Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents;9/8/2003, Vol. 39 Issue 36, p1151
Presents a list of nominees submitted to the U.S. Senate from September 2 to 4, 2003. David L. Lyon; Paul S. Atkins; Karan K. Bhatia
- Threat of Senate Floor Fight Over CRA Expansion. Anason, Dean // American Banker;09/25/98, Vol. 163 Issue 184, p2
Reports on the plans of Senators Phil Gramm and Richard C. Shelby to oppose the Community Reinvestment Act (CRA), a financial services reform legislation on the United States Senate floor. Details on the Community Reinvestment Act; Reason for the opposition by the senators; Scheduled date for...