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Lawranne Stewart, Deputy Chief Counsel — Committee on Financial Services, U.S. House of Representatives
Lawranne Stewart, Deputy Chief Counsel
Committee on Financial Services
U.S. House of Representatives
As Deputy Chief Counsel to the House Financial Services Committee
, Ms. Stewart
has responsibilities for capital markets and banking issues.
She joined the Democratic Staff of the Committee in 2001.
The Committee oversees all components of the nation's housing and financial services sectors including banking, insurance, real estate, and securities.
The Committee continually reviews the laws and programs relating to the Federal Reserve Bank
and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation
The Committee also ensures enforcement of consumer protection laws such as the Fair Credit Reporting Act and financial privacy.
Prior to joining the committee Ms. Stewart was with the Department of Treasury, having served for two years as Senior Advisor to the Under Secretary for Domestic Finance and one year as an Associate Director in the Office of Government Securities Regulation at the Bureau of Public Debt.
Prior to joining Treasury, she was an attorney in the Legal Division of the Federal Reserve Board from 1987 to 1998, where she had responsibility for issues concerning the capital markets, derivatives, monetary policy, member bank regulation, and payment systems.
Ms. Stewart received her law degree in 1987 from N.Y.U.