Capitol Hill Events – Week of July 24, 2017

Capitol Hill Events – Week of July 24, 2017

July 19, 2017  | Jeff Davis

Tuesday, July 25 – House Transportation and infrastructure – Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation – subcommittee hearing on Coast Guard sea, air and land capabilities (witness list here) – 10:00 a.m., 2167 Rayburn.

Tuesday, July 25 – Senate Appropriations – Subcommittee on Transportation and Housing – subcommittee business meeting to mark up a draft Transportation-Housing appropriations bill for FY 2018 – 11:00 a.m., SD-192 Dirksen.

Tuesday, July 25 – House Homeland Security – Subcommittee on Transportation and Protective Security – subcommittee hearing on industry perspectives on air cargo security (witness list to be posted here) – 2:00 p.m., HVC-210 Capitol Visitors Center.

Wednesday, July 26 – Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation – full committee hearing on pending nominations including Batory (FRA) and Buzby (MARAD) – 10:00 a.m., SR-253 Russell.

Wednesday, July 26 – House Homeland Security – full committee business meeting to mark up legislation including H.R. 3328, Cuban Airport Security Act (full agenda is listed here) – 11:30 a.m., HVC-210 Capitol Visitors Center.

POSTPONED – Wednesday, July 26 – Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs – Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations – subcommittee hearing on oversight of federal infrastructure permitting and the Federal Permitting Improvement Steering Council (witness list here) – 2:30 p.m, SD-342 Dirksen. – POSTPONED (Democrats have objected to allowing committees to meet after 11:30 a.m. on July 25)

Thursday, July 27 – House Energy and Commerce – full committee business meeting to mark up legislation including H.R. 3388 (vehicle for subcommittee-reported autonomous vehicles legislation – text of substitute amendment with full legislative text is here) – 10:00 a.m., 2123 Rayburn.

Thursday, July 27 – House Transportation and Infrastructure – full committee business meeting to mark up a bunch of non-transportation items (H.R. 1758, H.R. 1735, H.R. 3176, H. Con. Res. 69, and H. Res. 437) – 10:00 a.m., 2167 Rayburn.

Thursday, July 27 – Senate Appropriations – full committee business meeting to mark up draft Commerce-Justice-Science, Transportation-Housing, and Legislative Branch appropriations bills for FY 2018 – 10:30 a.m., SD-106 Dirksen.

Plus possible House Rules Committee action on FAA reauthorization.

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