About the bill
H.R. 4293 improves the stress testing process for bank holding companies. Specifically, the bill improves the process by:
- Requiring certain bank holding companies to conduct company-run stress tests once a year rather than semiannually;
- Reduces the number of supervisory scenarios from three to two—the baseline and severely adverse scenario;
- Does away with mid-year stress tests;
- Prohibits the Federal Reserve from objecting to a bank holding company’s capital plan based on qualitative deficiencies.
The Federal Reserve (Fed) administers a set of “stress tests” to determine the ability of ...
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for New York's 1st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 12, 2018
Length: 4 pages
What stakeholders are saying
H.R. 4293 is a bill in the United States Congress.
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