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Thursday, July 24, 2014

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House Committee Schedule

Thursday, July 24, 2014

9:30 am
House Committee on Veterans' Affairs
Full Committee meets regarding Restoring Trust: The View of the Acting Secretary and the Veterans Community
Location: 334 Cannon House Office Building Washington D.C.

9:30 am
House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform
meets regarding Full Committee hearing The Federal Trade Commission and Its Section 5 Authority: Prosecutor Judge and Jury
Location: Rayburn House Office Building, Room 2154

10:00 am
House Committee on Energy and Commerce
Subcommittee on Energy and Power meets regarding Laboratories of Democracy: The Economic Impacts of State Energy Policies
Location: Rayburn House Office Building, Room 2123

10:00 am
House Committee on Foreign Affairs
Subcommittee on the Middle East and North Africa meets regarding The Struggle for Civil Society in Egypt
Location: Rayburn House Office Building, Room 2172

10:00 am
House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment meets regarding Integrated Planning and Permitting Framework: An Opportunity for EPA to Provide Communities with Flexibility to Make Smart Investments in Water Quality
Location: Rayburn House Office Building, Room 2167

10:00 am
House Committee on Homeland Security
Subcommittee on Counterterrorism and Intelligence meets regarding Jihadist Safe Havens: Efforts to Detect and Deter Terrorist Travel
Location: Canon House Office Building, Room 311

10:00 AM

10:00 am
House Committee on Small Business
Subcommittee on Agriculture, Energy and Trade meets regarding Modernizing Agriculture Producer Size Standards
Location: Canon House Office Building, Room 311

10:00 am
House Committee on the Judiciary
meets regarding Constitutional Solutions to our Escalating National Debt: Examining Balanced Budget
Location: Rayburn House Office Building, Room 2141

10:00 am
House Committee on Rules
meets regarding Business Meeting: H. Res. 676Providing for authority to initiate litigation for actions by the President or other executive branch officials inconsistent with their duties under the Constitution of the United States.
Location: H-313 CAPITOL

10:15 am
House Committee on Energy and Commerce
Subcommittee on Communications and Technology meets regarding Legislative hearing on H.R. 3670 the Anti-Spoofing Act of 2013 H.R. __ the LPTV and Translator Act of 2014 and H.R. __ the E-LABEL Act
Location: Rayburn House Office Building, Room 2322

1:00 pm
House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform
meets regarding Markup of H.R. ____ the Senior Executive Service Accountability Act; H.R. 4874 the Searching for and Cutting Regulations that are Unnecessarily Burdensome SCRUB Act of 2014;H.R. ____ the Federal Records Act Accountability;H.R. 24 the Federal Reserve Transparency Act of 2013; H.R. 78 to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 4110 Almeda Road in Houston Texas as the "George Thomas 'Mickey' Leland Post Office Building";H.R. 2819 to designate the facility of
Location: Rayburn House Office Building, Room 2154

1:30 pm
House Committee on the Judiciary
Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, and the Internet meets regarding Copyright Remedies
Location: Rayburn House Office Building, Room 2141

2:00 pm
House Committee on Natural Resources
meets regarding Oversight Hearing on "Threats, Intimidation and Bullying by Federal Land Managing Agencies, Part II"
Location: 1324 Longworth House Office Building, Washington, D.C. 20515

2:00 pm
House Committee on Foreign Affairs
Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations meets regarding The Global Challenge of Autism
Location: Rayburn House Office Building, Room 2200

2:00 pm
House Committee on Homeland Security
Subcommittee on Oversight and Management Efficiency meets regarding Threat to the U.S. Homeland: Emerging Nexus Between Foreign Actors, Transnational Criminal Organizations, and Terrorist Organizations in Latin America
Location: Cannon House Office Building, Room 311

2:30 pm
House Committee on Agriculture
Subcommittee on Department Operations, Oversight, and Nutrition meets regarding To examine the role of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program in relation to other Federal assistance programs
Location: Longworth House Office Building, Room 1300

2:30 pm
House Committee on Agriculture
Subcommittee on Department Operations, Oversight, and Nutrition meets regarding To examine the role of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program in relation to other Federal assistance programs
Location: Longworth House Office Building, Room 1300

3:00 pm
House Committee on Foreign Affairs
Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific meets regarding U.S.-India Relations Under the Modi Government
Location: Rayburn House Office Building, Room 2172

Senate Committee Schedule

Thursday, Jul. 24, 2014

10:00 AM
Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources
Hearings to examine the nomination of Elizabeth Sherwood-Randall, of California, to be Deputy Secretary of Energy.
Location: Dirksen Senate Office Building, Room 366
10:00 AM

Senate Committee on Finance
Hearings to examine Social Security, focusing on a fresh look at workers' disability insurance.
Location: Dirksen Senate Office Building, Room 215
10:00 AM

Senate Committee on Foreign Relations
Hearings to examine Iraq at a crossroads, focusing on options for United States policy.
Location: Dirksen Senate Office Building, Room 419
10:00 AM

Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
Hearings to examine the role of states in higher education.
Location: Dirksen Senate Office Building, Room 430
10:15 AM

Senate Committee on the Judiciary
Hearings to examine the nominations of Stephen R. Bough, to be United States District Judge for the Western District of Missouri, Armando Ormar Bonilla, of the District of Columbia, to be a Judge of the United States Court of Federal Claims, and Wendy Beetlestone, Mark A. Kearney, Joseph F. Leeson, Jr., and Gerald J. Pappert, all to be a United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.
Location: Dirksen Senate Office Building, Room 226
10:30 AM

Senate Committee on Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs
Hearings to examine the nomination of Anne E. Rung, of Pennsylvania, to be Administrator for Federal Procurement Policy, Office of Management and
Senate Committee on the Budget.
Location: Dirksen Senate Office Building, Room 342
2:30 PM

Senate Committee on Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs: Subcommittee on Emergency Management, Intergovernmental Relations, and the District of Columbia Hearings to examine making the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) more effective for streamlined disaster operations, focusing on the path to efficiency.
Location: Dirksen Senate Office Building, Room 342
3:45 PM

Senate Committee on Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs
Hearings to examine the nomination of Joseph L. Nimmich, of Maryland, to be Deputy Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security.
Location: Dirksen Senate Office Building, Room 342


Tuesday, Jul. 29, 2014

9:30 AM
Senate Committee on the Judiciary
Hearings to examine certain nominations.
Location: Dirksen Senate Office Building, Room 226
10:00 AM

Senate Committee on the Budget
Hearings to examine the economic and budgetary consequences of climate change, focusing on the cost of inaction.
Location: Dirksen Senate Office Building, Room 608
10:00 AM

Senate Committee on Finance
Hearings to examine tobacco, focusing on taxes owed, avoided, and evaded.
Location: Dirksen Senate Office Building, Room 215
10:30 AM

Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation: Subcommittee on Oceans, Atmosphere, Fisheries, and Coast Guard
Hearings to examine revisiting the Resources and Ecosystems Sustainability, Tourist Opportunities and Revived Economies (RESTORE) Act, focusing on progress and challenges in Gulf restoration post-Deepwater Horizon.
Location: Russell Senate Office Building, Room 253
2:15 PM

Senate Committee on Foreign Relations
Hearings to examine the nomination of John Francis Tefft, of Virginia, to be Ambassador to the Russian Federation, Department of State.
Location: Dirksen Senate Office Building, Room 419
2:30 PM

Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources
Hearings to examine breaking the logjam at the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), focusing on ways to more efficiently process permits for energy production on Federal lands, and understanding the obstacles in permitting more energy projects on Federal lands, including S. 279, to promote the development of renewable energy on public land, and S. 2440, to expand and extend the program to improve permit coordination by the Bureau of Land Management.
Location: Dirksen Senate Office Building, Room 366
2:30 PM

Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works: Subcommittee on Clean Air and Nuclear Safety
Hearings to examine the threats posed by climate change.
Location: Dirksen Senate Office Building, Room 406
2:30 PM

Senate Committee on Finance: Subcommittee on International Trade, Customs, and Global Competitiveness
Hearings to examine the United States-Korea free trade agreement, focusing on lessons learned two years later.
Location: Dirksen Senate Office Building, Room 215
2:30 PM
Joint Economic Committee Hearings to examine increasing economic opportunity for African Americans, focusing on local initiatives that are making a difference.
Location: Dirksen Senate Office Building, Room G50
3:00 PM

Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation: Subcommittee on Surface Transportation and Merchant Marine Infrastructure, Safety, and Security Hearings to examine opportunities and challenges for improving truck safety on our highways.
Location: Russell Senate Office Building, Room 253


Wednesday, Jul. 30, 2014

9:30 AM
Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources: Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining Hearings to examine S. 1049 and H.R. 2166, bills to direct the Secretary of the Interior and Secretary of Agriculture to expedite access to certain Federal lands under the administrative jurisdiction of each Secretary for good Samaritan search-and-recovery missions, S. 1437, to provide for the release of the reversionary interest held by the United States in certain land conveyed in 1954 by the United States, acting through the Director of the Bureau of Land Management, to the State of Oregon for the establishment of the Hermiston Agricultural Research and Extension Center of Oregon State University in Hermiston, Oregon, S. 1554, to direct the heads of Federal public land management agencies to prepare reports on the availability of public access and egress to Federal public land for hunting, fishing, and other recreational purposes, to amend the Land and Water Conservation Fund Act of 1965 to provide funding for recreational public access to Federal land, S. 1605, for the relief of Michael G. Faber, S. 1640, to facilitate planning, permitting, administration, implementation, and monitoring of pinyon-juniper dominated landscape restoration projects within Lincoln County, Nevada, S. 1888 and H.R. 1241, bills to facilitate a land exchange involving certain National Forest System lands in the Inyo National Forest, S. 2123, to authorize the exchange of certain Federal land and non-Federal land in the State of Minnesota, S. 2616, to require the Secretary of the Interior to convey certain Federal land to Idaho County in the State of Idaho, H.R. 1684, to convey certain property to the State of Wyoming to consolidate the historic Ranch A, and H.R. 3008, to provide for the conveyance of a small parcel of National Forest System land in Los Padres National Forest in California.
Location: Dirksen Senate Office Building, Room 366
10:00 AM

Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs: Subcommittee on Housing, Transportation, and Community Development
Hearings to examine flood insurance claims process in communities after Sandy, focusing on lessons learned and potential improvements.
Location: Dirksen Senate Office Building, Room 538
10:00 AM

Senate Committee on Finance
Hearings to examine the "African Growth and Opportunity Act" at 14, focusing on the road ahead.
Location: Dirksen Senate Office Building, Room 215
10:00 AM

Senate Committee on Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs
Business meeting to consider H.R. 4007, to recodify and reauthorize the Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards Program, S. 1618, to enhance the Office of Personnel Management background check system for the granting, denial, or revocation of security clearances or access to classified information of employees and contractors of the Federal Government, S. 1347, to provide transparency, accountability, and limitations of Government sponsored conferences, S. 1396, to authorize the Federal Emergency Management Agency to award mitigation financial assistance in certain areas affected by wildfire, an original bill entitled, "Presidential Library Donation Reform Act of 2014", S. 2547, to establish the Railroad Emergency Services Preparedness, Operational Needs, and Safety Evaluation (RESPONSE) Subcommittee under the Federal Emergency Management Agency's National Advisory Council to provide recommendations on emergency responder training and resources relating to hazardous materials incidents involving railroads, S. 2323, to amend chapter 21 of title 5, United States Code, to provide that fathers of certain permanently disabled or deceased veterans shall be included with mothers of such veterans as preference eligibles for treatment in the civil service, an original bill entitled, "Integrated Public Alert and Warning System Authorization Act of 2014", an original bill entitled, "DHS OIG Mandates Revision Act of 2014", H.R. 4197, to amend title 5, United States Code, to extend the period of certain authority with respect to judicial review of Merit Systems Protection Board decisions relating to whistleblowers, an original bill entitled, "Emergency Information Improvement Act of 2014", S. 1898, to require adequate information regarding the tax treatment of payments under settlement agreements entered into by Federal agencies, S. 2447, to amend title 31, United States Code, to clarify the use of credentials by enrolled agents, H.R. 606, to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 815 County Road 23 in Tyrone, New York, as the "Specialist Christopher Scott Post Office Building", H.R. 1671, to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 6937 Village Parkway in Dublin, California, as the "James 'Jim' Kohnen Post Office", H.R. 2291, to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 450 Lexington Avenue in New York, New York, as the "Vincent R. Sombrotto Post Office", H.R. 3472, to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 13127 Broadway Street in Alden, New York, as the "Sergeant Brett E. Gornewicz Memorial Post Office", H.R. 3762, to impose penalties for the unauthorized disclosure of personal tax information by Federal employees, and the nominations of Joseph L. Nimmich, of Maryland, to be Deputy Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Agency, Department of Homeland Security, Anne E. Rung, of Pennsylvania, to be Administrator for Federal Procurement Policy, and James C. Miller, III, of Virginia, Stephen Crawford, of Maryland, David Michael Bennett, of North Carolina, and Victoria Reggie Kennedy, of Massachusetts, all to be a Governor of the United States Postal Service.
Location: Dirksen Senate Office Building, Room 342
10:00 AM

Senate Committee on the Judiciary
Hearings to examine the next steps for the "Violence Against Women Act" (VAWA), focusing on protecting women from gun violence.
Location: Dirksen Senate Office Building, Room 226
10:15 AM

Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions: Subcommittee on Children and Families
Hearings to examine paid family leave, focusing on the benefits for businesses and working families.
Location: Dirksen Senate Office Building, Room 430
10:30 AM

Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation: Subcommittee on Aviation Operations, Safety, and Security
Hearings to examine domestic challenges and global competition in aviation manufacturing.
Location: Russell Senate Office Building, Room 253
2:15 PM

Senate Special Committee on Aging
Hearings to examine the impact of Medicare observation status on seniors.
Location: Hart Senate Office Building, Room 216
2:30 PM

Senate Committee on Indian Affairs
An oversight hearing to examine responses to natural disasters in Indian country.
Location: Dirksen Senate Office Building, Room 628
2:30 PM

Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Hearings to examine wireless phone bills, focusing on a review of consumer protection practices and gaps.
Location: Russell Senate Office Building, Room 253
2:30 PM

Senate Committee on the Judiciary: Subcommittee on Antitrust, Competition Policy and Consumer Rights
Hearings to examine pricing policies and competition in the contact lens industry.
Location: Dirksen Senate Office Building, Room 226


Thursday, Jul. 31, 2014

10:00 AM
Senate Committee on Finance
Hearings to examine the nomination of Carolyn Watts Colvin, of Maryland, to be Commissioner of Social Security.
Location: Dirksen Senate Office Building, Room 215

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