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Eno Transportation Weekly

Happening on the Hill
Environment, Federal governance, Governance, Homeland security, Maritime
Capitol Hill Events – Week of April 4, 2016

It is possible that the Senate Finance Committee could schedule a markup of a revenue title for the FAA reauthorization bill on or after Tuesday, April 5. Wednesday, April 6 – Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation – full committee hearing on transportation security (TSA Administrator Neffenger to testify) – 10:00 a.m., SR-253 Russell.

Automated vehicles, Aviation, Federal budget, Federal governance, Governance, Maritime
Capitol Hill Events – Week of March 14, 2016

Tuesday, March 15 – House Transportation and Infrastructure – Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation – subcommittee hearing on the FY 2017 budget request for Coast Guard and maritime programs – 10:00 a.m., 2167 Rayburn.

Federal governance, Governance, Maritime
Capitol Hill Events – Week of March 7, 2016

Tuesday, March 8 – Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation – Subcommittee on Surface Transportation and Merchant Marine Infrastructure, Safety and Security – subcommittee hearing to examine the state of the United States maritime industry (witness list here)- 2:30 p.m., SR-253 Russell.

Aviation, Federal budget, Federal governance, Governance, Homeland security, Maritime, pipelines, Railroads
Capitol Hill Events – Week of Feb. 29, 2016

Tuesday, March 1 – House Energy and Commerce – Subcommittee on Energy and Power – subcommittee hearing on pipeline safety reauthorization (witness list and draft bill here) – 10:00 a.m., 2123 Rayburn.

Amtrak, Commuter Rail, Federal budget, Federal governance, Governance, Maritime, pipelines, Rail, Railroads
Capitol Hill Events – Week of February 22, 2016

Tuesday, February 23 – Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation – Subcommittee on Surface Transportation and Merchant Marine Infrastructure, Safety and Security – subcommittee hearing on passenger rail and the Amtrak National Network (witness list here)- 9:45 a.m., SR-253 Russell.

Air traffic control, Aviation, Federal budget, Federal governance, Governance, Maritime, ports
Capitol Hill Events – Week of Feb. 8, 2016

Tuesday, February 9 is Budget Day – the White House and GPO will release the budget message, Appendix, Analytical Perspectives, and other supporting documents mid-morning, then USDOT will post the detailed budget justifications for each modal administration online mid-afternoon or on Wednesday.

Aviation, Aviation safety/security, Environment, Federal governance, Governance, Homeland security, Maritime
Capitol Hill Events – Week of February 1, 2016

Tuesday, February 2 – House Transportation and Infrastructure – Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment – subcommittee roundtable discussion on stakeholder priorities for the next Water Resources Development Act (witness list here) – 10:30 a.m., 2167 Rayburn (this event will not be televised or webcast).

Airports, Aviation, Aviation safety/security, Federal governance, Governance
Capitol Hill Events – Week of December 7, 2015

Tuesday, December 8 – House Transportation and Infrastructure – Subcommittee on Aviation – roundtable discussion on FAA air traffic controller staffing – 10:00 a.m., 2167 Rayburn.

Aviation safety/security, Federal governance, Governance, Highways, Homeland security, Public transit
Capitol Hill Events – Week of November 2, 2015

Monday, November 2 – House Rules – full committee hearing set parameters for general debate on the Senate amendment to H.R. 22, the DRIVE Act – 5:00 p.m., H-313, The Capitol. Tuesday, November 3 –House Oversight and Government Reform – hearing on Transportation Security Administration security gaps – 10:00 a.m., 2154 Rayburn.

Aviation, Federal governance, Governance, Maritime, Unmanned aerial systems
Capitol Hill Events – Week of October 26, 2015

Tuesday, October 27 – House Transportation and Infrastructure – Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation – subcommittee hearing on the consequences of a dirty bomb explosion in a U.S. port – 10:00 a.m., 2253 Rayburn.

Federal governance, Governance, Traffic safety
Capitol Hill Events – Week of October 19, 2015

Wednesday, Oct. 21 – House Energy and Commerce – Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing and Trade – subcommittee hearing on vehicle and roadway safety, with an emphasis on the discussion draft of their NHTSA vehicle safety reauthorization bill – 10:00 a.m., 2123 Rayburn. Thursday, Oct.

Aviation safety/security, Federal governance, Governance, Homeland security, pipelines, Tolls
Capitol Hill Events – Week of Sept. 28, 2015

Transportation-related committee meetings on Capitol Hill during the week of September 28: Tuesday, Sept. 29 – Senate Appropriations – Subcommittee on Homeland Security – oversight hearing on the Transportation Security Administration’s efforts to address findings of the Inspector General – 11:00 a.m., SD-138 Dirksen. Tuesday, Sept.

Federal governance, Governance, Homeland security, Railroads
Capitol Hill Events – Week of Sept. 14, 2015

Thursday, Sept. 17 – Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee – full committee hearing on the nomination of Sarah Feinberg to be Administrator of the Federal Railroad Administration – 9:45 a.m., SR-253 Russell. Thursday, Sept.

Aviation, Federal governance, Governance
Upcoming Capitol Hill Events

There were no transportation-related committee meetings this week and there are none currently on the schedule in the future.

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