Saturday, July 21, 2018

Senate Committee Schedule

Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry
Hearings to examine the nominations of
Dan Michael Berkovitz, of Maryland, to be a Commissioner of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, and
James E. Hubbard, of Colorado, to be Under Secretary of Agriculture for Natural Resources and Environment.

Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs
Hearings to examine the nominations of
Elad L. Roisman, of Maine, to be a Member of the Securities and Exchange Commission,
Michael R. Bright, of the District of Columbia, to be President, Government National Mortgage Association, and
Rae Oliver, of Virginia, to be Inspector General, both of the Department of Housing and Urban Development, and
Dino Falaschetti, of Montana, to be Director, Office of Financial Research, Department of the Treasury.

Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Subcommittee on Oceans, Atmosphere, Fisheries, and Coast Guard
Hearings to examine theNational Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's blue economy initiative, focusing on supporting commerce in American oceans and Great Lakes.

Energy and Natural Resources
Hearings to examine factors that are impacting global oil prices.

Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Subcommittee on Consumer Protection, Product Safety, Insurance, and Data Security
Hearings to examine strengthening and empowering United States amateur athletes, focusing on moving forward with solutions.

Foreign Relations
Subcommittee on East Asia, the Pacific, and International Cybersecurity Policy
Hearings to examine the China challenge, focusing on economic coercion as statecraft.

Intelligence
Closed hearings to examine certain intelligence matters.


Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Intelligence
Hearings to examine the nominations of
Joseph Maguire, of Florida, to be Director of the National Counterterrorism Center, Office of the Director of National Intelligence, and
Ellen E. McCarthy, of Virginia, to be an Assistant Secretary of State (Intelligence and Research).

Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Hearings to examine the race to 5G, focusing on exploring spectrum needs to maintain United States global leadership.

Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
Business meeting to consider
S. 2554, to ensure that health insurance issuers and group health plans do not prohibit pharmacy providers from providing certain information to enrollees,
H.R. 1222, to amend the Public Health Service Act to coordinate Federal congenital heart disease research efforts and to improve public education and awareness of congenital heart disease,
S. 2465, to amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize a sickle cell disease prevention and treatment demonstration program and to provide for sickle cell disease research, surveillance, prevention, and treatment,
S. 3016, to amend the Public Health Service Act to improve essential oral health care for low-income and other underserved individuals by breaking down barriers to care, and pending nominations.

Joint Economic Committee
Hearings to examine the innovation economy, entrepreneurship, and barriers to capital access.

Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe
Hearings to examine the state of play, focusing on globalized corruption, state-run doping, and international sport.

Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Subcommittee on Space, Science, and Competitiveness
Hearings to examine destination Mars, focusing on putting American boots on the surface of the red planet.

Foreign Relations
Hearings to examine American diplomacy to advance our national security strategy.


Thursday, July 26, 2018

Appropriations
Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies
Hearings to examine proposed budget estimates and justification for fiscal year 2019 for the Office of the United States Trade Representative.

Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs
Subcommittee on Regulatory Affairs and Federal Management
Hearings to examine the challenges and opportunities of the proposed government reorganization on Office of Personnel Management and General Services Administration.

Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
Hearings to examine modernizing apprenticeships to expand opportunities.

Intelligence
To receive a closed briefing regarding certain intelligence matters.

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