Capitol Hill Events – Week of December 11, 2017

Capitol Hill Events – Week of December 11, 2017

December 08, 2017  | Jeff Davis

Wednesday, December 13 – House Homeland Security – full committee business meeting to consider legislation including H.R. 4559, to establish a global aviation security task force, and H.R. 4581, to require the Secretary of Homeland Security to develop best practices for utilizing advanced passenger information and passenger name record data for counterterrorism screening and vetting operations (full agenda here) – 10:00 a.m., HVC-210, Capitol Visitors Center.

Wednesday, December 13 – Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation – full committee business meeting to consider legislation and nominations including S. 2202, National Transportation Safety Board reauthorization (full agenda here) – 10:00 a.m., SR-253 Russell.

Share

Related Articles

DOT IG Releases Timeline of 737 MAX Development

DOT IG Releases Timeline of 737 MAX Development

After the second fatal crash of a Boeing 737 MAX jetliner in March 2019 led to the worldwide grounding of the new model airplane, Congress...

$1.5 Trillion Infrastructure Bill Moving to House Vote Next Week

$1.5 Trillion Infrastructure Bill Moving to House Vote Next Week

A $1.5 trillion infrastructure bill, which incorporates a $494 billion, five-year surface transportation reauthorization (backed by a $145...

House Science Panel Looks at Making Air Travel Safer from Viruses

House Science Panel Looks at Making Air Travel Safer from Viruses

We normally watch congressional hearings remotely, but it definitely feels strange to be witnessing one happen where all parties involved...

Making Aircraft Certification Safe and Modern for the Global Aviation Industry

Making Aircraft Certification Safe and Modern for the Global Aviation Industry

The Senate Commerce Committee held a contentious hearing this week to examine the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) oversight of...

Be Part of the Conversation
Sign up to receive news, events, publications, and course notifications.
No thanks