Texas Agencies Grapple With Dodd-Frank Preemption Concerns

Law360, Houston (September 13, 2012, 10:54 PM EDT) -- The heads of several Texas state agencies testified Thursday at a hearing before a state house committee that it largely remains to be seen to what extent the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act will present federal preemption conflicts.

The Committee on Pensions, Investments and Financial Services heard from representatives with the Department of Savings and Mortgage Lending, the Department of Banking and the Texas State Securities Board, all of whom said that as their agencies increase their compliance with Dodd-Frank, they are monitoring...
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