Capitol Hill Events – Week of December 5, 2016

Capitol Hill Events – Week of December 5, 2016

December 02, 2016  | Jeff Davis

Tuesday, December 6 – House Energy and Commerce – Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations – subcommittee hearing on the Volkswagen emissions cheating settlement (witness list will be posted here when available)  – 10:00 a.m., 2322 Rayburn.

Tuesday, December 6 – House Transportation and Infrastructure – Subcommittee on Highways and Transit – roundtable discussion on autonomous vehicle technologies (witness list here) – 10:00 a.m., 2167 Rayburn. This event will not be broadcast.

Wednesday, December 7 – Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation – Subcommittee on Surface Transportation and Merchant Marine Infrastructure, Safety and Security – subcommittee hearing on the security of critical transportation infrastructure (witness list here) – 2:30 p.m., SR-253 Russell.

Wednesday, December 7 – House Rules – full committee hearing to consider terms for House floor debate on the Water Infrastructure Improvements for the Nation (WIIN) Act – 3:00 p.m., H-313, The Capitol.

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