Lobbyists Bullish On H.R. 10's Prospects In 1999

Friedman, Sam
December 1998
National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;12/14/98, Vol. 102 Issue 50, p24
Reports on positive expectations for the passage of financial services reform legislation in the United States Congress in 1999. Names of legislators working for reform; Factors for possible passage; Reasons for the skepticism of others regarding the reform effort; Possible debates on privacy concerns that arise with consolidation.


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