Rep. Rick Crawford, Chairman of the House Agriculture Committee's Subcommittee on Livestock, Rural Development, and Credit, held a public hearing to examine ways to improve and expand broadband in rural areas and how to better coordinate future investments between the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the Federal Communications Commission (FCC).
H.R. 677, the Inter-Affiliate Swap Clarification Act
To exempt inter-affiliate swaps from certain regulatory requirements put in place by the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act.
Reps. Steve Stivers (R-OH), Gwen Moore D-WI), Chris Gibson (R-NY), and Marcia Fudge (D-OH)
Introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives on February 13, 2013
Ordered reported, as amended, by voice vote on March 20, 2013