H.Res.232 - Encouraging greater public-private sector collaboration to promote financial literacy for students and young adults.114th Congress (2015-2016)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Foster, Bill [D-IL-11] (Introduced 04/29/2015)|
|Committees:||House - Financial Services|
|Latest Action:||House - 04/29/2015 Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.Res.232 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (04/29/2015)
Supports the efforts of the President's Advisory Council on Financial Literacy in working with the public and private sectors to:
- increase financial education for youth in school and for young adults in the workplace,
- increase access to financial services,
- establish measures of national financial literacy,
- conduct research on financial knowledge, and
- strengthen financial education programs.
Reaffirms the purposes of the Dodd-Frank Act directing federal financial agencies to partner with organizations focused on developing opportunities to place talented young minorities and women in industry internships, summer employment, and full-time positions.
Supports the efforts of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to provide consumers with relevant information and decisionmaking tools regarding important financial decisions.