The subcommittee on Capital Markets, Securities, and Investments, part of the House Financial Services Committee, has scheduled a hearing to review the JOBS Act: the law the created the various iterations of investment crowdfunding.
The hearing entitled, “The JOBS Act at Five: Examining Its Impact and Ensuring the Competitiveness of the U.S. Capital Markets”, is scheduled to take place on Wednesday, March 15, 2017, 10:00 AM in 2128 Rayburn HOB. The Hearing will be live-streamed on the HFSC website.
This is not the first time the Committee has deliberated on the success, or lack of success, of the JOBS Act – a Bipartisan bill that was designed to improve capital formation and reinvigorate the economy. Representative Bill Huizenga from Michigan recently took over the Chairmanship of the Capital Markets Subcommittee.
The agenda and list of witnesses have not yet been made available.