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United States House Financial Services Subcommittee on Housing, Community Development and Insurance

The U.S. House Financial Services Subcommittee on Housing, Community Development and Insurance is a subcommittee of the House Committee on Financial Services.

JurisdictionEdit

The Housing, Community Development and Insurance subcommittee oversees the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and Ginnie Mae. The subcommittee also handles matters related to public, affordable, and rural housing, as well as community development including Empowerment Zones, and government-sponsored insurance programs, such as the National Flood Insurance Program. The jurisdiction over insurance was transferred in 2001 to the then-House Banking and Financial Services Committee from the House Energy and Commerce Committee. Since that time it had been the purview of the Subcommittee on Capital Markets, Insurance and Government Sponsored Enterprises. But "with plans to reform Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac expected to take up much of that panel's agenda, insurance instead [was] moved to a new Subcommittee on Insurance, Housing and Community Opportunity [as of the 112th Congress]."[1]

Members, 116th CongressEdit

Majority Minority
Ex officio

Historical membership rostersEdit

115th CongressEdit

Majority Minority
Ex officio

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NotesEdit

  1. ^ Lehmann, R.J. (January 20, 2011). "Insurance gets top billing on new House subcommittee". SNL Financial. Archived from the original on January 27, 2011. Retrieved January 27, 2011.