Congressional Developments

News Release (September 16, 2020) Committee Announces Hearing on the Need for Federal Data Privacy Legislation (PDF)   News Release (September 16, 2020) Committee Announces Hearing on the Need for Federal Data Privacy Legislation

Lender Letter (LL-2020-09) (July 15, 2020) Incentive Fees for Retention Workout Options (Updated) (PDF)   Lender Letter (LL-2020-09) (July 15, 2020) Incentive Fees for Retention Workout Options (Updated)

News Release (June 25, 2020) Waters, Clay and Vargas Urge HUD and FHFA to Amend Policies that are Reducing Access to Mortgage Credit for People of Color (PDF)   News Release (June 25, 2020) Waters, Clay and Vargas Urge HUD and FHFA to Amend Policies that are Reducing Access to Mortgage Credit for People of Color

News Release (May 5, 2020) Waters and Subcommittee Chairs Hold Mortgage Servicers Accountable During COVID-19 (PDF)   News Release (May 5, 2020) Waters and Subcommittee Chairs Hold Mortgage Servicers Accountable During COVID-19

News Release (April 30, 2020) Wicker, Thune, Moran, Blackburn Announce Plans to Introduce Data Privacy Bill (PDF)   News Release (April 30, 2020) Wicker, Thune, Moran, Blackburn Announce Plans to Introduce Data Privacy Bill

News Release (April 23, 2020) Waters Statement on Passage of Interim COVID-19 Relief Package (PDF)   News Release (April 23, 2020) Waters Statement on Passage of Interim COVID-19 Relief Package

News Release (April 22, 2020) Sens. Brown, Warren, Banking Committee Colleagues Urge Major Mortgage Servicers to Immediately Notify Eligible Homeowners of Protections Available Through CARES Act (PDF)   News Release (April 22, 2020) Sens. Brown, Warren, Banking Committee Colleagues Urge Major Mortgage Servicers to Immediately Notify Eligible Homeowners of Protections Available Through CARES Act

News Release (April 2, 2020) Committee Announces Paper Hearing on Big Data and the Coronavirus (PDF)   News Release (April 2, 2020) Committee Announces Paper Hearing on Big Data and the Coronavirus

News Release (April 1, 2020) Committee Releases Answers to Frequently Asked Questions About the CARES Act (PDF)   News Release (April 1, 2020) Committee Releases Answers to Frequently Asked Questions About the CARES Act

News Release (March 26, 2020) Committee Democrats At Work: Rep. Garcia Introduces Bill to Ban Evictions During COVID-19 Crisis (PDF)   News Release (March 26, 2020) Committee Democrats At Work: Rep. Garcia Introduces Bill to Ban Evictions During COVID-19 Crisis

News Release (March 27, 2020) Committee Democrats At Work: Rep. Dean Introduces Bill to Provide Relief to Student Loan Borrowers (PDF)   News Release (March 27, 2020) Committee Democrats At Work: Rep. Dean Introduces Bill to Provide Relief to Student Loan Borrowers

News Release (March 25, 2020) Committee Democrats At Work: Rep. Scott Introduces Bill to Create a $35 Billion Homeowner Assistance Fund During COVID-19 Crisis (PDF)   News Release (March 25, 2020) Committee Democrats At Work: Rep. Scott Introduces Bill to Create a $35 Billion Homeowner Assistance Fund During COVID-19 Crisis

News Release (March 20, 2020) Waters and 29 Democrats Work to Protect Fair Housing Regulations During COVID-19 Crisis (PDF)   News Release (March 20, 2020) Waters and 29 Democrats Work to Protect Fair Housing Regulations During COVID-19 Crisis

News Release (March 18, 2020) Waters Announces Committee Plan for Comprehensive Fiscal Stimulus and Public Policy Response to Coronavirus Pandemic (PDF)   News Release (March 18, 2020) Waters Announces Committee Plan for Comprehensive Fiscal Stimulus and Public Policy Response to Coronavirus Pandemic

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