Full Committee Hearing

The Digitization of Money and Payments

Date:   Tuesday, June 30, 2020 Time:   10:00 AM Location:   Remote

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THE COMMITTEE ON BANKING, HOUSING, AND URBAN AFFAIRS will meet REMOTELY to conduct a hearing entitled “The Digitization of Money and Payments.”  The witnesses will be: The Honorable J. Christopher Giancarlo, Senior Counsel, Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP and former Chairman, U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission; Mr. Charles Cascarilla, Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder, Paxos; and Professor Nakita Q. Cuttino, Visiting Assistant Professor of Law, Duke University School of Law.

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 hearing. We encourage the public to utilize the Committee’s livestream of the hearing, available on the website at http://www.banking.senate.gov.

All hearings are webcast live and will not be available until the hearing starts. Individuals with disabilities who require an auxiliary aid or service, including closed captioning service for webcast hearings, should contact the committee clerk at 202-224-7391 at least three business days in advance of the hearing date. 

Member Statements

  1. Chairman Mike Crapo (R - Idaho)
  2. Chairman Sherrod Brown (D - Ohio)


  1. The Honorable J. Christopher Giancarlo
    Senior Counsel
    Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP and former Chairman, U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission
  2. Mr. Charles Cascarilla
    Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder
  3. Professor Nakita Q. Cuttino
    Visiting Assistant Professor of Law
    Duke University School of Law