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H.R. 4753 (115th): Federal Reserve Supervision Testimony Clarification Act


The text of the bill below is as of Sep 27, 2018 (Referred to Senate Committee). The bill was not enacted into law.

Summary of this bill

Source: Republican Policy Committee

H.R. 4753 establishes procedures to ensure that the Federal Reserve fulfills its obligations mandated by Section 1108 of the Dodd-Frank Act, which established the position of Vice Chairman for Supervision at the Board of Governors.

Under Section 1108, the Vice Chairman for Supervision “shall develop policy recommendations for the Board regarding supervision and regulation of depository institution holding companies and other financial firms supervised by the Board, and shall oversee the supervision and regulation of such firms.”

Section 1108 further states that “The Vice Chairman for Supervision shall appear before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs of the Senate and the Committee on Financial Services of the ...


IIB

115th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 4753

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

September 27, 2018

Received; read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs

AN ACT

To amend the Federal Reserve Act to require the Vice Chairman for Supervision of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System to provide a written report, and for other purposes.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Federal Reserve Supervision Testimony Clarification Act.

2.

Vice Chairman for Supervision report requirement

Paragraph (12) of section 10 of the Federal Reserve Act (12 U.S.C. 247b) is amended—

(1)

by redesignating such paragraph as paragraph (11); and

(2)

in such paragraph—

(A)

by striking shall appear and inserting shall provide written testimony and appear; and

(B)

by adding at the end the following: If, at the time of any appearance described in this paragraph, the position of Vice Chairman for Supervision is vacant, the Chairman or their designee shall appear instead and provide the required written testimony..

Passed the House of Representatives September 26, 2018.

Karen L. Haas,

Clerk.