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H.R.1315 Consumer Financial Protection Safety and Soundness Improvement Act of 2011, 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Jul 22, 2011 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.

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  • Committee Assignment: House Committee on Financial Services

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  • Committee Assignment: House Committee on Financial Services - Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit

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  • Committee Assignment: Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs

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  • This bill's most-recent vote occurred on July 21, 2011, with a roll call of 241 ayes, 173 nays, and 18 not voting.

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  • 9% of users support H.R.1315

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    Supporting Organizations

    • Consumer Bankers Association

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    • National Association of Federal Credit Unions

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    • American Bankers Association

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    • American Financial Services Corporation

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    • Mortgage Bankers Association

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    • U. S. Chamber of Commerce

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    • Consumer Action

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    • Consumer Assistance Council

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    • Consumer Federation of America

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    • Republican Jobs Bills Won't Actually Create Jobs, Say Economists - July 24, 2012 by The Huffington Post News Editors - H.R. 1315 -- Consumer Financial Protection & Soundness Improvement Act. The <a href="http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/BILLS-112hr1315rfs/pdf/BILLS-112hr1315rfs.pdf" target="_hplink">bill would strip the Consumer ...

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      As noted by The Huffington Post News Editors on July 24, 2012, "H.R. 1315 -- Consumer Financial Protection &amp; Soundness Improvement Act. The &lt;a href=&quot;http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/BILLS-112hr1315rfs/pdf/BILLS-112hr1315rfs.pdf&quot; target=&quot;_hplink&quot;&gt;bill would strip the Consumer ..." (/url?q=http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/07/24/republican-jobs-bills_n_1687647.html&sa=U&ei=ooAWUPfPAYXq9ATqnYC4BQ&ved=0CDkQmAEwBg&usg=AFQjCNHc5Yn56aFboNoU_1e5v9lUeNbpuQ)
    • Republican Jobs Bills Won't Actually Create Jobs, Say Economists - July 24, 2012 by The Huffington Post News Editors - H.R. 1315 -- Consumer Financial Protection & Soundness Improvement Act. The <a href="http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/BILLS-112hr1315rfs/pdf/BILLS-112hr1315rfs.pdf" target="_hplink">bill would strip the Consumer ...

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      As noted by The Huffington Post News Editors on July 24, 2012, "H.R. 1315 -- Consumer Financial Protection &amp; Soundness Improvement Act. The &lt;a href=&quot;http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/BILLS-112hr1315rfs/pdf/BILLS-112hr1315rfs.pdf&quot; target=&quot;_hplink&quot;&gt;bill would strip the Consumer ..." (/url?q=http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/07/24/republican-jobs-bills_n_1687647.html&sa=U&ei=mRUTUN64DIuY8gTSjIGADA&ved=0CC0QmAEwAw&usg=AFQjCNE6aNwe-Rs1knRSuOBCwvfq7teMpg)
    • Republican Jobs Bills Won't Actually Create Jobs, Say Economists - July 24, 2012 by The Huffington Post News Editors - H.R. 1315 -- Consumer Financial Protection & Soundness Improvement Act. The <a href="http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/BILLS-112hr1315rfs/pdf/BILLS-112hr1315rfs.pdf" target="_hplink">bill would strip the Consumer ...

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      As noted by The Huffington Post News Editors on July 24, 2012, "H.R. 1315 -- Consumer Financial Protection &amp; Soundness Improvement Act. The &lt;a href=&quot;http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/BILLS-112hr1315rfs/pdf/BILLS-112hr1315rfs.pdf&quot; target=&quot;_hplink&quot;&gt;bill would strip the Consumer ..." (/url?q=http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/07/24/republican-jobs-bills_n_1687647.html&sa=U&ei=96oRULCFLcWd6AG1kIHYAw&ved=0CCgQmAEwAg&usg=AFQjCNEMb0RltUk7cF0cNgDyxM0aU9o9Hw)

    Highly Rated News Articles

    • GDP Growth: Obama Presides Over Second Slowest Economic Recovery Since World War II - July 27, 2012 by policymic.com - On Friday, the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) reports that the annual rate of growth for real gross domestic product (GDP) — the market value of all final goods produced and services rendered in the United States — was by a tepid 1.5% in the second

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      As noted by policymic.com on July 27, 2012, "On Friday, the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) reports that the annual rate of growth for real gross domestic product (GDP) — the market value of all final goods produced and services rendered in the United States — was by a tepid 1.5% in the second " (http://www.policymic.com/articles/11952/gdp-growth-second-slowest-economic-recovery-since-world-war-ii/176217)
    • Several Controversial Banks Curb Lobbying Expenses - July 20, 2012 by Opensecrets.org - The bank reported lobbying on H.R. 1315, the Consumer Financial Protection Safety and Soundness Improvement Act of 2011, which would alter the procedures and powers of the very agency that handed out the fine. Stay tuned in the coming days as ...

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      As noted by Opensecrets.org on July 20, 2012, "The bank reported lobbying on H.R. 1315, the Consumer Financial Protection Safety and Soundness Improvement Act of 2011, which would alter the procedures and powers of the very agency that handed out the fine. Stay tuned in the coming days as ..." (http://www.opensecrets.org/news/2012/07/banking-lobbying-roundup.html)
    • NRSC: After claiming to support Wisconsin small businesses, Tammy Baldwin votes against small businesses - April 19, 2012 by WisPolitics.com - The Consumer Financial Protection Safety and Soundness Improvement Act of 2011 (H.R. 1315) - Improves consumer protection and provides greater economic stability by allowing the Financial Stability Oversight Council to vote to set aside any harmful federal

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      As noted by WisPolitics.com on April 19, 2012, "The Consumer Financial Protection Safety and Soundness Improvement Act of 2011 (H.R. 1315) - Improves consumer protection and provides greater economic stability by allowing the Financial Stability Oversight Council to vote to set aside any harmful federal" (http://wispolitics.com/index.iml?Article=267679)
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