Capitol Hill Events – Week of May 15, 2017

Capitol Hill Events – Week of May 15, 2017

May 10, 2017  | Jeff Davis

(The timing of all Senate hearings should be double-checked on the day of, since unanimous consent is required to allow committees to meet while the Senate is in session and such consent may be objected to over the FBI Director’s firing.)

Tuesday, May 16 – Senate Environment and Public Works – Subcommittee on Transportation and Infrastructure – subcommittee hearing on leveraging federal infrastructure funding (witness list here) – 3:15 p.m., SD-406 Dirksen.

Wednesday, May 17 – House Transportation and Infrastructure – Subcommittee on Aviation – subcommittee hearing on air traffic control reform (witness list here) – 10:00 a.m., 2167 Rayburn.

Wednesday, May 17 – Senate Environment and Public Works – full committee hearing on improving America’s transportation infrastructure (Transportation Secretary Chao to testify) – 10:00 a.m., SD-406 Dirksen.

Thursday, May 18 – House Appropriations – Subcommittee on Homeland Security – subcommittee hearing on Coast Guard priorities and acquisition plans (Commandant Zukunft to testify) – 8:00 a.m., 2007 Rayburn.

Thursday, May 18 – House Appropriations – Subcommittee on Transportation and Housing – subcommittee hearing on emerging transportation technologies (witness list here)  – 10:00 a.m., 2358-A Rayburn.

Thursday, May 18 – House Transportation and Infrastructure – Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment – subcommittee hearing on improving water quality through integrated planning (witness list here) – 10:00 a.m., 2167 Rayburn.

Thursday, May 18 – Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation – full committee business meeting to mark up bills including S. 1129Coast Guard reauthorization act and S. 1096, Maritime Administration reauthorization act (full agenda here) – 10:00 a.m., SR-253 Russell.

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