Date Event Location
09/05/2018 10:00 AM ET Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee – Markup
Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation markup to consider S.1965, to amend the Marine Mammal Protection Act of 1972 to protect the cultural practices and livelihoods of producers of Alaska Native handicrafts and traditional mammoth ivory products, S.2773, to improve the management of driftnet fishing, S.3367, to amend certain transportation-related reporting requirements to improve congressional oversight, reduce reporting burdens, and promote transparency, H.R.4323, to promote veteran involvement in STEM education, computer science, and scientific research, and the nominations of Rick A. Dearborn, of Oklahoma, to be a Director of the Amtrak Board of Directors, Kelvin Droegemeier, of Oklahoma, to be Director of the Office of Science and Technology Policy, James Morhard, of Virginia, to be Deputy Administrator of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, and Joel Szabat, of Maryland, to be an Assistant Secretary of Transportation; to be immediately followed by an oversight hearing to examine the Transportation Security Administration, focusing on keeping our skies secure.
106 Dirksen Senate Office Building
09/05/2018 10:00 AM ET House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure – Hearing
Subcommittee on Highways and Transit Hearing: “Innovation in Surface Transportation”
2167 Rayburn HOB
09/05/2018 02:00 PM ET House Committee on Natural Resources – Hearing
Subcommittee on Water, Power and Oceans Hearing: H.R. 6583 (Rep. Rob Bishop), To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to convey certain lands and facilities of the Big Sand Wash Project, Utah. “Big Sand Wash Project Title Transfer Act.”; and H.R. 6652 (Rep. Dan Newhouse), To direct the Secretary of the Interior to convey certain facilities, easements, and rights-of-way to the Kennewick Irrigation District, and for other purposes.
1324 Longworth HOB
09/06/2018 10:00 AM ET House Committee on Natural Resources – Hearing
Subcommittee on Federal Lands Hearing: The Subcommittee on Federal Lands will hold a legislative hearing on the following bills: – H.R. 5706 (Rep. Colleen Hanabusa), To establish the Pearl Harbor National Memorial in the State of Hawai’i and the Honouliuli National Historic Site in the State of Hawai’i, and for other purposes “World War II Pacific Sites Establishment Act”; – H.R. 6108 (Rep. Jody B. Hice), To provide for partnerships among State and local governments, regional entities, and the private sector to preserve, conserve, and enhance the visitor experience at nationally significant battlefields of the American Revolution, War of 1812, and Civil War, and for other purposes “Preserving America’s Battlefields Act”; – H.R. 6118 (Rep. David Rouzer), To direct the Secretary of the Interior to annually designate at least one city in the United States as an ‘American World War II Heritage City’, and for other purposes; – H.R. 6365 (Rep. Stevan Pearce), To establish the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo Land Grant-Merced Claims Commission and other Federal policies for the restoration of land for hardships resulting from the incomplete and inequitable implementation of the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo, to affirm Land Grand-Merced property rights protected by the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo, and for other purposes “Treaty of Guadalupe-Hidalgo Land Claims Act of 2018”; and – H.R. 6682 (Rep. Scott Tipton), To amend the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976 to improve the transparency and oversight of land conveyances involving disposal or acquisition of National Forest System Lands or Bureau of Land Management public lands, to provide protections and certainty for private landowners related to resurveying such public lands, and for other purposes “Protection and Transparency for Adjacent Landowners Act”.
1324 Longworth HOB
09/06/2018 10:00 AM ET House Committee on Energy and Commerce – Hearing
Subcommittee on Environment Hearing: Perfluorinated Chemicals in the Environment: An Update on the Response to Contamination and Challenges Presented
2123 Rayburn HOB
09/07/2018 09:00 AM ET House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure – Hearing
Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment Hearing: “Building a 21st Century Infrastructure for America: Water Resources Projects and Policy, Part II”
2167 Rayburn HOB