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~ Bills & Hearings in the House


7/9 10:00 am Hearing: Legislative Hearing on ‘Draft Legislation, the Long-Term Care Veterans Choice Act’; H.R. 1443; H.R. 1612; H.R. 1702; H.R. 2065 Committee on Veterans’ Affairs: Subcommittee on Health
7/9 10:00 am Hearing: Oversight Hearing on “Public Impact of Closing Amenities at Yosemite National Park.” Committee on Natural Resources: Subcommittee on Public Lands and Environmental Regulation
7/9 10:00 am Hearing: “Keeping College Within Reach: Improving Higher Education through Innovation” Committee on Education and the Workforce: Full Committee
7/9 10:00 am Hearing: Subcommittee Markup – FY 2014 Legislative Branch Appropriations Bill Committee on Appropriations: Legislative Branch
7/9 10:00 am Hearing: The Role of Innovative Finance in Intercity Passenger Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure: Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials
7/9 10:00 am Hearing: Hearing entitled “Examining How the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Collects and Uses Consumer Data” Committee on Financial Services: Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit
7/9 10:00 am Hearing: Emergency MGMT 2.0: How SocialMedia and New Tech are Transforming Preparedness, Response, and Recovery Disasters Part2 Govt-NGOs Committee on Homeland Security: Subcommittee on Emergency Preparedness, Response and Communications
7/9 1:00 pm Hearing: American Competitiveness Worldwide: Impacts on Small Businesses and Entrepreneurs Committee on Small Business: Subcommittee on Economic Growth, Tax and Capital Access
7/9 2:00 pm Hearing: Hearing entitled “Examining Constitutional Deficiencies and Legal Uncertainties in the Dodd-Frank Act” Committee on Financial Services: Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
7/9 2:00 pm Hearing: Threat to the Homeland: Iran’s Extending Influence in the Western Hemisphere Committee on Homeland Security: Subcommittee on Oversight and Management Efficiency
7/9 2:00 pm Hearing: RESCHEDULED: Oversight Hearing on “Mining in America: Powder River Basin Coal Mining the Benefits and Challenges” Committee on Natural Resources: Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources
7/10 9:30 am Hearing: Subcommittee Markup – FY 2014 Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Bill Committee on Appropriations: Financial Services and General Government
7/10 10:00 am Hearing: DOD and VA Collaboration to Assist Service Members Returning to Civilian Life Committee on Veterans’ Affairs: Full Committee
7/10 10:00 am Hearing: “Examining the Labor Department’s Proposed Reforms to the FECA Program” Committee on Education and the Workforce: Subcommittee on Workforce Protections
7/10 10:00 am Hearing: Hearing entitled “Reducing Barriers to Capital Formation, Part II” Committee on Financial Services: Subcommittee on Capital Markets and Government Sponsored Enterprises
7/10 11:00 am Hearing: Subcommittee Markup – FY 2014 Commerce, Justice, and Science Appropriations Bill Committee on Appropriations: Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies
7/10 1:00 pm Hearing: Beyond the Beltway: Successful State Strategies for Small Business Growth Committee on Small Business: Full Committee
7/11 9:30 am Hearing: Oversight Hearing on “America’s Helium Supply: Options for Producing more Helium from Federal Lands.” Committee on Natural Resources: Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources
7/11 10:00 am Hearing: Oversight Hearing on “Wildfire and Forest Management.” Committee on Natural Resources:
7/17 10:00 am Hearing: Causes of Delays to the FAA’s NextGen Program Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure: Subcommittee on Aviation
7/17 10:15 am Hearing: Legislative Hearing on H.R. 813; H.R. 806; and a discussion draft bill “To amend title 38, United States Code, to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to submit to Congress a Future-Years Veterans Program and a quadrennial veterans review, to establis Committee on Veterans’ Affairs: Full Committee
7/19 10:00 am Hearing: Safety for Survivors: Care and Treatment for Military Sexual Trauma Committee on Veterans’ Affairs: Subcommittee on Health
7/23 10:00 am Hearing: Oversight Hearing on “War on Jobs: Examining the Operations of the Office of Surface Mining and the Status of the Stream Buffer Zone Rule” Committee on Natural Resources: Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources

HR634 S.156 S.507 and more


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H.R. 634, Business Risk Mitigation and Price Stabilization Act of 2013

As ordered reported by the House Committee on Financial Services on May 7, 2013

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S. 156, Huna Tlingit Traditional Gull Egg Use Act

As ordered reported by the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources on May 16, 2013

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H.R. 801, Holding Company Registration Threshold Equalization Act of 2013 As ordered reported by the House Committee on Financial Services on May 7, 201

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S. 507, Manhattan Project National Historical Park Act

As ordered reported by the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources on May 16, 2013

S. 476, a bill to amend the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal Development Act to extend the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park Commission

As ordered reported by the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources on May 16, 2013

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H.R. 1063, National Strategic and Critical Minerals Policy Act of 2013

As ordered reported by the House Committee on Natural Resources on May 15, 2013

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H.R. 677, Inter-Affiliate Swap Clarification Act

As ordered reported by the House Committee on Financial Services on May 7, 2013

the House schedule of Hearings for July


7/10 10:00 am Hearing: Hearing entitled “The Impact of Dodd-Frank on Customers, Credit, and Job Creators” Committee on Financial Services: Capital Markets and Government Sponsored Enterprises 7/10 10:00 am Hearing: Building One DHS: Building a Secure Community: How Can DHS Better Leverage State and Local Partnerships?Committee on Homeland Security: Subcommittee on Border and Maritime Security 7/10 10:30 am Hearing: Chairman Camp Announces Hearing on  the Tax Ramifications of the Supreme Court’s  Ruling on the Democrats’ Health Care Law Committee on Ways and Means: Full Committee 7/10 2:00 pm Hearing: Legislative Hearing on H.R. 6060Committee on Natural Resources: Subcommittee on Water and Power 7/11 10:00 am Hearing: Hearing entitled “The Impact of Dodd-Frank’s Home Mortgage Reforms: Consumer and Market Perspectives” Committee on Financial Services: Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit 7/11 10:00 am Business Meeting: To consider the 2012 Farm BillCommittee on Agriculture: 7/12 10:00 am Hearing: Securing Ammonium Nitrate: Using Lessons Learned in Afghanistan to Protect the Homeland from IEDsCommittee on Homeland Security: Subcommittee on Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection, and Security Technologies 7/12 10:00 am Hearing: Spurring Economic Growth and Competitiveness Through NASA Derived TechnologiesCommittee on Science, Space, and Technology: Subcommittee on Space and Aeronautics 7/25 10:00 am Hearing: Joint Hearing: Back from the Battlefield: DOD and VA Collaboration to Assist Service Members Returning to Civilian LifeCommittee on Veterans’ Affairs: Full Committee

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Congress: the Republican led House back 6/5 – the Senate will consider this week:Judicial nominees & S.3220,Paycheck Fairness ACT -Tell Republicans to Prove they have No WAR On Women


the Senate Convenes: 2:00pmET June 4, 2012

  • Following the prayer and pledge, the Majority Leader will be recognized.  It is the Majority Leader’s intention to resume consideration of the motion to proceed to S.3220, the Paycheck Fairness Act.
  • At 5:00pm, the Senate will proceed to Executive Session to consider Executive Calendar #613, the nomination of Timothy S. Hillman, of MA, to be United States District Judge for the District of Massachusetts.  There will be up to 30 minutes of debate equally divided and controlled between Senators Leahy and Grassley or their designees.  Upon the use or yielding back of time (at approximately 5:30pm), there will be a roll call vote on confirmation of the Hillman nomination.
  • As a reminder to all Senators, cloture was filed on the motion to proceed to S.3220, the Paycheck Fairness Act on Thursday, May 24th.
  • That cloture vote will occur at 2:15pm on Tuesday, June 5th.

5:32pm The Senate began a roll call vote on confirmation of Executive Calendar #613, the nomination of Timothy S. Hillman, of MA, to be United States District Judge for the District of Massachusetts; Confirmed: 88-1

WRAP UP

ROLL CALL VOTE

1) Confirmation of Executive Calendar #613, the nomination of Timothy S. Hillman, of MA, to be United States District Judge for the District of Massachusetts; Confirmed: 88-1

LEGISLATIVE ITEMS

Discharged the HELP committee and adopted S.Res.462, recognizing National Foster Care Month as an opportunity to raise awareness about the challenges faced by children in the foster care system, acknowledging the dedication of foster care parents, advocates, and workers, and encouraging Congress to implement policy to improve the lives of children in the foster care system.

Completed the Rule 14 process of S.J.Res.41, expressing the sense of Congress regarding the nuclear programs of Iran (Graham and others).

No EXECUTIVE ITEMS

 

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The next meeting is scheduled for 12:00 p.m. on June 5, 2012.

House Hearings  for today

9:00 am Field Hearing: EPA Overreach and the Impact on New Hampshire Communities Committee on Oversight and Government Reform: Subcommittee on Regulatory Affairs, Stimulus Oversight and Government Spending 10:00 am Hearing: Oversight Field Hearing on “Evaporating Prosperity: How Federal Actions Are Driving Up Water and Power Costs, Threatening Jobs and Leaving Arizonans High and Dry” Committee on Natural Resources: Subcommittee on Water and Power

House committee Hearings: 10/4/2011


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Hearing: Audit the Fed: Dodd-Frank, QE3, and Federal Reserve TransparencyCommittee on Financial Services: Domestic Monetary Policy and Technology

Hearing: Why Taiwan Matters, Part IICommittee on Foreign Affairs: Full Committee

Hearing: National Defense and the U.S. Military Ten Years After 9/11: Perspectives from Former Service Chiefs and Vice ChiefsCommittee on Armed Services: Full Committee

Hearing: Modernizing the Workforce Investment Act: Developing an Effective Job Training System for Workers and EmployersCommittee on Education and the Workforce: Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training

Hearing: Does Administrative Amnesty Harm our Efforts to Gain and Maintain Operational Control of the Border?Committee on Homeland Security: Subcommittee on Border and Maritime Securit

Hearing: A Balanced Budget Amendment to the ConstitutionCommittee on the Judiciary: Full Committeey

Hearing: The President’s New National Ocean PolicyCommittee on Natural Resources: Full Committee

Hearing: Where Is The Peace Dividend? Examining The Final Report Of The Commission On Wartime ContractingCommittee on Oversight and Government Reform: Full Committee

Hearing: Quality Science for Quality AirCommittee on Science, Space, and Technology: Subcommittee on Energy and Environment

Hearing: Cyber Threats and Ongoing Efforts to Protect the NationHouse Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence: Full Committee

Hearing: The Economic OutlookJoint Economic Committee: Full Committee

10:30AM

Hearing: What Will It Cost? Protecting the Taxpayer from an Unachievable Coast Guard Acquisition ProgramCommittee on Transportation and Infrastructure: Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation

1:30PM

Hearing: Judicial Reliance on Foreign LawCommittee on the Judiciary: Subcommittee on the Constitution

2:00PM

Hearing: H.R. 2563, H.R. 1335 and H.R. 854Committee on Natural Resources: SUBCOMMITTEE ON NATIONAL PARKS, FORESTS AND PUBLIC LANDS

Hearing: H.R. 2938Committee on Natural Resources: SSUBCOMMITTEE ON INDIANS AND ALASKA NATIVE AFFAIRS

Hearing: Joint Hearing – Merida Part Two: Insurgency and Terrorism in MexicoCommittee on Homeland Security: Subcommittee on Oversight, Investigations, and Management

Hearing: The World Bank and Multi Lateral Development Banks’ AuthorizationCommittee on Financial Services: International Monetary Policy and Trade

Hearing: A Comprehensive Assessment of U.S. Policy Toward SudanCommittee on Foreign Affairs: Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, and Human Rights

Hearing: Merida Part Two: Insurgency and Terrorism in MexicoCommittee on Foreign Affairs: Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere