Today, the House Agriculture Committee held a hearing to assess the progress of global derivatives reforms since the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act was signed into law five years ago. Dodd-Frank imposed sweeping new regulations over the financial industry, including the regulation of swaps under Title VII, which had previously not been regulated in the U.S.
Chairman Lucas Giving Opening Statement at the First Farm Bill Audit Hearing
Jun 24, 2011
June 24, 2011 – Chairman Lucas gives an opening statement during the first audit hearing on farm policy. The House Agriculture Committee's Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management examined the Federal Crop Insurance program.