Executive Session

Executive Session

Date:   Tuesday, August 3, 2021 Time:   10:00 AM Location:   Dirksen Senate Office Building 538

There was no video broadcast for this event.


THE COMMITTEE ON BANKING, HOUSING AND URBAN AFFAIRS will meet in EXECUTIVE SESSION to consider the following nominations: Mr. Damon Y. Smith, of Maryland, to be General Counsel, Department of Housing and Urban Development. Following the Executive Session, the Committee will meet in OPEN SESSION to conduct a hearing entitled, “Oversight of Regulators: Does our Financial System Work for Everyone?”  The witnesses will be: The Honorable Todd M. Harper, Chairman, National Credit Union Administration; The Honorable Jelena McWilliams, Chairman, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation; and Mr. Michael J. Hsu, Acting Comptroller, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency.

Pursuant to guidance from the CDC and OAP, Senate office buildings are not open to the public other than official business visitors and credentialed press at this time. Accordingly, in-person visitors cannot be accommodated at this briefing. We encourage the public to utilize the Committee’s livestream of the hearing, available on the website at http://www.banking.senate.gov.

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  1. Mr. Damon Y. Smith
    General Counsel Designate
    Department of Housing and Urban Development