U.S. Senate Committees

U.S. House Committees

Senate Hearings

Tuesday

9:30am (ET)
Committee on Armed Services

Hearings to examine improving strategic integration at the Department of Defense.

10am (ET)
Surface Transportation and Merchant Marine Infrastructure, Safety and Security
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation

Hearings to examine how the Internet of Things (IoT) can bring United States transportation and infrastructure into the 21st century.

10am (ET)
Committee on Finance

Hearings to examine the proposed Medicare Part B drug demonstration.

10am (ET)
Committee on Foreign Relations

Hearings to examine global efforts to defeat ISIS.

10am (ET)
Committee on the Judiciary

Hearings to examine the implementation of the Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act of 2015.

2pm (ET)
Primary Health and Retirement Security Subcommittee
Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

Hearings to examine small business health care, focusing on costs and options.

2:30pm (ET)
Public Lands, Forests, and Mining Subcommittee
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources

An oversight hearing to examine the status of the the Bureau of Land Management and Forest Service's efforts to implement amendments to land use plans and specific management plans regarding sage grouse conservation, and those agencies' coordination activities with affected states.

2:30pm (ET)
Oversight, Agency Action, Federal Rights and Federal Courts
Committee on the Judiciary

Hearings to examine the consequences of agency efforts to deemphasize radical Islam in combating terrorism.

4pm (ET)
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

Hearings to examine the nomination of Andrew Mayock, of Illinois, to be Deputy Director for Management, Office of Management and Budget.

Wednesday

10am (ET)
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation

Business meeting to consider S.3084, to invest in innovation through research and development, and to improve the competitiveness of the United States, S.827, to amend the Communications Act of 1934 to ensure the integrity of voice communications and to prevent unjust or unreasonable discrimination among areas of the United States in the delivery of such communications, S.2770, to amend the Communications Act of 1934 to require providers of a covered service to provide call location information concerning the telecommunications device of a user of such service to an investigative or law enforcement officer in an emergency situation involving risk of death or serious physical injury or in order to respond to the user's call for emergency services, S.2997, to direct the Federal Communications Commission to commence proceedings related to the resiliency of critical telecommunications networks during times of emergency, S.1717, to amend title 46, United States Code, to exempt old vessels that only operate within inland waterways from the fire-retardant materials requirement if the owners of such vessels make annual structural alterations to at least 10 percent of the areas of the vessels that are not constructed of fire-retardant materials, S.3088, to provide a deadline for compliance with an alternate safety compliance program, S.3087, to establish the American Fisheries Advisory Committee to assist in the awarding of fisheries research and development grants, S.3059, to reauthorize and amend the John H. Prescott Marine Mammal Rescue and Response Grant Program, S.2219, to require the Secretary of Commerce to conduct an assessment and analysis of the outdoor recreation economy of the United States, S.3086, to reauthorize and amend the Marine Debris Act to promote international action to reduce marine debris, an original bill entitled, "Access for Sportfishing Act of 2016", and the nominations of Peggy E. Gustafson, of Maryland, to be Inspector General, Department of Commerce, and Michael A. Khouri, of Kentucky, to be a Federal Maritime Commissioner.

10am (ET)
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

Hearings to examine preparing for and protecting the nation from Zika.

10am (ET)
Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

Hearings to examine Every Student Succeeds Act implementation, focusing on an update from the Secretary of Education on proposed regulations.

10am (ET)
Committee on the Judiciary

Hearings to examine protecting older Americans from financial exploitation.

10am (ET)
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship

Hearings to examine the consequences of dwindling startup activity.

2:15pm (ET)
Committee on Indian Affairs

Hearings to examine S.2796, to repeal certain obsolete laws relating to Indians, S.2959, to amend the White Mountain Apache Tribe Water Rights Quantification Act of 2010 to clarify the use of amounts in the WMAT Settlement Fund, and S.3013, to authorize and implement the water rights compact among the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes of the Flathead Indian Reservation, the State of Montana, and the United States.

2:30pm (ET)
Superfund, Waste Management, and Regulatory Oversight
Committee on Environment and Public Works

An oversight hearing to examine the Environmental Protection Agency enforcement and compliance programs.

2:30pm (ET)
Committee on Veterans' Affairs

Hearings to examine S.244, to require an independent comprehensive review of the process by which the Department of Veterans Affairs assesses cognitive impairments that result from traumatic brain injury for purposes of awarding disability compensation, S.603, to amend title 38, United States Code, to make permanent the authority of the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to transport individuals to and from facilities of the Department of Veterans Affairs in connection with rehabilitation, counseling, examination, treatment, and care, S.2210, to require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to carry out a program to establish peer specialists in patient aligned care teams at medical centers of the Department of Veterans Affairs, S.2279, to require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to carry out a program to increase efficiency in the recruitment and hiring by the Department of Veterans Affairs of health care workers that are undergoing separation from the Armed Forces, to create uniform credentialing standards for certain health care professionals of the Department, S.2316, to amend title 38, United States Code, to expand the requirements for reissuance of veterans benefits in cases of misuse of benefits by certain fiduciaries to include misuse by all fiduciaries, and to improve oversight of fiduciaries, S.2791, to amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for the treatment of veterans who participated in the cleanup of Enewetak Atoll as radiation exposed veterans for purposes of the presumption of service-connection of certain disabilities by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs, S.2958, to establish a pilot program on partnership agreements to construct new facilities for the Department of Veterans Affairs, S.3021, to amend title 38, United States Code, to authorize the use of Post-9/11 Educational Assistance to pursue independent study programs at certain educational institutions that are not institutions of higher learning, S.3023, to provide for the reconsideration of claims for disability compensation for veterans who were the subjects of experiments by the Department of Defense during World War II that were conducted to assess the effects of mustard gas or lewisite on people, S.3032, to provide for an increase, effective December 1, 2016, in the rates of compensation for veterans with service-connected disabilities and the rates of dependency and indemnity compensation for the survivors of certain disabled veterans, S.3035, to require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to carry out a pilot program to increase the use of medical scribes to maximize the efficiency of physicians at medical facilities of the Department of Veterans Affairs, S.3055, to amend title 38, United States Code, to provide a dental insurance plan to veterans and survivors and dependents of veterans, S.3076, to amend title 38, United States Code, to authorize the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to furnish caskets and urns for burial in cemeteries of States and tribal organizations of veterans without next of kin or sufficient resources to provide for caskets or urns, S.3081, to amend title 38, United States Code, to provide certain employees of members of Congress with access to case-tracking information of the Department of Veterans Affairs, an original bill to clarify the scope of procedural rights of members of the uniformed services with respect to their employment and reemployment rights, to improve the enforcement of such employment and reemployment rights, an original bill to expand eligibility for readjustment counseling to certain members of the Selected Reserve of the Armed Forces, an original bill to authorize payment by the Department of Veterans Affairs for the costs associated with service by medical residents and interns at facilities operated by Indian tribes and tribal organizations, to require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to carry out a pilot program to expand medical residencies and internships at such facilities, and an original bill to authorize the American Battle Monuments Commission to acquire, operate, and maintain the Lafayette Escadrille Memorial in Marnes-la-Coquette, France.

Thursday

9am (ET)
Regulatory Affairs and Federal Management Subcommittee
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

Hearings to examine the use of agency regulatory guidance.

9:30am (ET)
Committee on Armed Services

Closed hearings to examine national security cyber and encryption challenges.

9:45am (ET)
Committee on the Judiciary

An oversight hearing to examine the Department of Homeland Security.

10am (ET)
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship

Hearings to examine small business survival amidst flood insurance rate increases.

10:30am (ET)
Committee on Appropriations

Business meeting to markup an original bill entitled, "State, Foreign Operations, and Related Porgrams Appropriations Act, 2017".

Wednesday, July 13th

10:30am (ET)
Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies
Committee on Appropriations

Hearings to examine a review of the Department of Veterans Affairs' electronic health record (VistA), progress toward interoperability with the Department of Defense's electronic health record, and plans for the future.

Thursday, July 14th

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

Hearings to examine evaluating the financial risks of China.


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