Republicans on the House Banking Committee were unable Tuesday to resolve a dispute that has stalled regulatory relief legislation.

During a nearly one-hour meeting on the committee's agenda for the rest of the session, Chairman Jim Leach and some fellow party members tangled over whether to remove an amendment inserted in subcommittee that would exempt small banks from the Community Reinvestment Act.

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