U.S. Senate Committees

U.S. House Committees

Senate Hearings

Today

9:30am (ET)
Public Lands, Forests, and Mining Subcommittee
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources

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.

9:30am (ET)
Committee on Homeland Security and 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.2651, DHS OIG Mandates Revision Act of 2014, S.2665, 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.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, 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, S.2640, to amend title 44, United States Code, to require information on contributors to Presidential library fundraising organizations, 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.3765, to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 198 Baker Street in Corning, New York, as the "Specialist Ryan P. Jayne Post Office Building", 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.

9:45am (ET)
Housing, Transportation, and Community Development
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs

Hearings to examine flood insurance claims process in communities after Sandy, focusing on lessons learned and potential improvements.

10am (ET)
Committee on the Judiciary

Hearings to examine the next steps for the "Violence Against Women Act" (VAWA), focusing on protecting women from gun violence.

10:15am (ET)
Children and Families Subcommittee
Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

Hearings to examine paid family leave, focusing on the benefits for businesses and working families.

2pm (ET)
Special Committee on Aging

Hearings to examine the impact of Medicare observation status on seniors.

2:15pm (ET)
Antitrust, Competition Policy and Consumer Rights Subcommittee
Committee on the Judiciary

Hearings to examine pricing policies and competition in the contact lens industry.

2:30pm (ET)
Committee on Indian Affairs

Business meeting to consider S.1948, to promote the academic achievement of American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian children with the establishment of a Native American language grant program, S.2299, to amend the Native American Programs Act of 1974 to reauthorize a provision to ensure the survival and continuing vitality of Native American languages, S.2442, to direct the Secretary of the Interior to take certain land and mineral rights on the reservation of the Northern Cheyenne Tribe of Montana and other culturally important land into trust for the benefit of the Northern Cheyenne Tribe, S.2465, to require the Secretary of the Interior to take into trust 4 parcels of Federal land for the benefit of certain Indian Pueblos in the State of New Mexico, S.2479, to provide for a land conveyance in the State of Nevada, S.2480, to require the Secretary of the Interior to convey certain Federal land to Elko County, Nevada, and to take land into trust for certain Indian tribes, and H.R.4002, to revoke the charter of incorporation of the Miami Tribe of Oklahoma at the request of that tribe; to be immediately followed by an oversight hearing to examine responses to natural disasters in Indian country.

2:30pm (ET)
Committee on Armed Services

To receive a closed briefing on the situation in Ukraine.

2:45pm (ET)
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation

Hearings to examine wireless phone bills, focusing on a review of consumer protection practices and gaps.

Thursday

10am (ET)
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs

Hearings to examine financial products for students, focusing on issues and challenges.

10am (ET)
Committee on Finance

Hearings to examine the nomination of Carolyn Watts Colvin, of Maryland, to be Commissioner of Social Security.

10:30am (ET)
Aviation Operations, Safety, and Security Subcommittee
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation

Hearings to examine domestic challenges and global competition in aviation manufacturing.

2pm (ET)
Financial Institutions and Consumer Protection Subcommittee
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs

Hearings to examine the Government Accountability Office report on expectations of government support for bank holding companies.

3pm (ET)
Select Committee on Intelligence

To receive a briefing on certain intelligence matters.


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