Capitol Hill Events – Week of March 11, 2019

Capitol Hill Events – Week of March 11, 2019

March 08, 2019  | Jeff Davis

Tuesday, March 12 – House Transportation and Infrastructure – Subcommittee on Aviation – subcommittee hearing entitled “Looking Forward: Aviation 2050” (witness list here) – 10:00 a.m., HVC-210 The Capitol.

Tuesday, March 12 – House Appropriations – Subcommittee on Transportation and Housing – subcommittee hearing on stakeholder perspectives on passenger rail development (witness list here) – 11:00 a.m., 2358-C Dirksen.

Tuesday, March 12 – House Ways and Means – Subcommittee on Select Revenue Measures – subcommittee hearing on temporary tax provisions – 2:00 p.m., 1100 Longworth.

Wednesday, March 13 – House Transportation and Infrastructure – Subcommittee on Highways and Transit – subcommittee hearing on aligning federal surface transportation policy to meet 21st century needs (witness list here) – 10:00 a.m., HVC-210, Capitol Visitors Center.

Wednesday, March 13 – Senate Environment and Public Works – full committee hearing to examine and original bill entitled “Diesel Emissions Reduction Act of 2019” (witness list to be posted here) – 10:00 a.m., SD-406 Dirksen.

Wednesday, March 13 – House Appropriations – Subcommittee on Transportation and Housing – subcommittee hearing on stakeholder perspectives on building resilient communities (witness list here) – 10:30 a.m., 2358-A Rayburn.

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