Saturday, May 16, 2020

Senate Committee Schedule

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Intelligence
Closed business meeting to consider pending intelligence matters.

Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs
Hearings to examine the quarterly CARES Act report to Congress.

Environment and Public Works
Subcommittee on Clean Air and Nuclear Safety
Hearings to examine the nominations of
Beth Harwell, of Tennessee, and Brian Noland, of Tennessee, both to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the Tennessee Valley Authority, and
Katherine A. Crytzer, of Tennessee, to be Inspector General of the Tennessee Valley Authority.


Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Business meeting to consider
S. 2894, to establish a National Shipper Advisory Committee,
S. 2904, to direct the Director of the National Science Foundation to support research on the outputs that may be generated by generative adversarial networks, otherwise known as deepfakes, and other comparable techniques that may be developed in the future,
S. 3681, to require a joint task force on the operation of air travel during and after COVID-19 pandemic,
S. 3704, to amend the Scientific and Advanced-Technology Act of 1992 to further support advanced technological manufacturing,
S. 3712, to require the Secretary of Commerce to establish national cybersecurity grand challenges,
S. 3717, to require the Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Communications and Information to submit to Congress a plan for the modernization of the information technology systems of the National Telecommunications and Information Administration,
S. 3728, to require the Secretary of Transportation to support the efforts of State and local governments to provide for priority testing of essential critical infrastructure workers with respect to the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19),
S. 3729, to provide relief for the recipients of financial assistance awards from the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration,
• an original bill entitled, "Registered Traveler Act of 2020",
• an original bill entitled "Bioeconomy Research and Development Act of 2020",
and the nominations of
Neil Jacobs, of North Carolina, to be Under Secretary of Commerce for Oceans and Atmosphere,
Finch Fulton, of Alabama, and Diana Furchtgott-Roth, of Maryland, both to be an Assistant Secretary of Transportation,
John Chase Johnson, of Oklahoma, to be Inspector General, Federal Communications Commission,
Joseph Ryan Gruters, of Florida, Leon A. Westmoreland, of Georgia, and
Rick A. Dearborn, of Oklahoma, each to be a Director of the Amtrak Board of Directors, and routine lists in the Coast Guard.

Environment and Public Works
An oversight hearing to examine the Environmental Protection Agency.

Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs
Business meeting to consider a motion to issue a subpoena to Blue Star Strategies as described in Schedule A, and the nomination of Brian D. Miller, of Virginia, to be Special Inspector General for Pandemic Recovery.

Energy and Natural Resources
Hearings to examine the nomination of Mark Wesley Menezes, of Virginia, to be Deputy Secretary of Energy.

Judiciary
Hearings to examine pending nominations.


Thursday, May 21, 2020

Aging
Hearings to examine caring for seniors amid the COVID-19 crisis.

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