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 The U.s. Senate, Legislation, Minutes, Etc.
batmanchester
Posted: Mar 27 2007, 05:49 PM


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Items 1 through 20 of 201. H.CON.RES.44 : Honoring and praising the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People on the occasion of its 98th anniversary.
Sponsor: Rep Green, Al [TX-9] (introduced 1/24/2007) Cosponsors (118)
Committees: House Judiciary; Senate Judiciary
Latest Major Action: 3/23/2007 Passed/agreed to in Senate. Status: Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.
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2. H.CON.RES.66 : Permitting the use of the rotunda of the Capitol for a ceremony as part of the commemoration of the days of remembrance of victims of the Holocaust.
Sponsor: Rep Waxman, Henry A. [CA-30] (introduced 2/15/2007) Cosponsors (6)
Committees: House Administration
Latest Major Action: 3/26/2007 Passed/agreed to in Senate. Status: Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent.


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3. H.R.545 : To amend the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968 to clarify that territories and Indian tribes are eligible to receive grants for confronting the use of methamphetamine.
Sponsor: Rep Udall, Tom [NM-3] (introduced 1/17/2007) Cosponsors (34)
Committees: House Judiciary; House Energy and Commerce
House Reports: 110-35 Part 1, 110-35 Part 2
Latest Major Action: 3/26/2007 Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 85.


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4. H.R.1591 : Making emergency supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2007, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep Obey, David R. [WI-7] (introduced 3/20/2007) Cosponsors (None)
Committees: House Appropriations
House Reports: 110-60
Latest Major Action: 3/27/2007 Senate floor actions. Status: Considered by Senate.


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5. S.RES.123 : A resolution reforming the congressional earmark process.
Sponsor: Sen DeMint, Jim [SC] (introduced 3/26/2007) Cosponsors (None)
Committees: Senate Rules and Administration
Latest Major Action: 3/26/2007 Referred to Senate committee. Status: Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.


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6. S.RES.124 : A resolution congratulating the European Union on the 50th anniversary of the signing of the Treaty of Rome creating the European Economic Community among 6 European countries and laying the foundations for peace, stability, and prosperity in Europe.
Sponsor: Sen Biden, Joseph R., Jr. [DE] (introduced 3/26/2007) Cosponsors (None)
Latest Major Action: 3/26/2007 Passed/agreed to in Senate. Status: Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.


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7. S.93 : A bill to authorize NTIA to borrow against anticipated receipts of the Digital Television and Public Safety Fund to initiate migration to a national IP-enabled emergency network capable of receiving and responding to all citizen activated emergency communications.
Sponsor: Sen Stevens, Ted [AK] (introduced 1/4/2007) Cosponsors (4)
Committees: Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Senate Reports: 110-38
Latest Major Action: 3/26/2007 Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 86.


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8. S.261 : A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to strengthen prohibitions against animal fighting, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Sen Cantwell, Maria [WA] (introduced 1/11/2007) Cosponsors (35)
Committees: Senate Judiciary
Latest Major Action: 3/26/2007 Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 87.


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9. S.627 : A bill to amend the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of 1974 to improve the health and well-being of maltreated infants and toddlers through the creation of a National Court Teams Resource Center, to assist local Court Teams, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Sen Harkin, Tom [IA] (introduced 2/15/2007) Cosponsors (8)
Committees: Senate Judiciary
Latest Major Action: 3/26/2007 Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 88.


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10. S.888 : A bill to amend section 1091 of title 18, United States Code, to allow the prosecution of genocide in appropriate circumstances.
Sponsor: Sen Durbin, Richard [IL] (introduced 3/15/2007) Cosponsors (5)
Committees: Senate Judiciary
Latest Major Action: 3/26/2007 Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 89.


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11. S.983 : -- Private Bill; A bill for the relief of Michael Anthony Hurley.
Sponsor: Sen Landrieu, Mary L. [LA] (introduced 3/26/2007) Cosponsors (None)
Committees: Senate Judiciary
Latest Major Action: 3/26/2007 Referred to Senate committee. Status: Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.


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12. S.984 : -- Private Bill; A bill for the relief of Jiao Ying Li.
Sponsor: Sen Landrieu, Mary L. [LA] (introduced 3/26/2007) Cosponsors (None)
Committees: Senate Judiciary
Latest Major Action: 3/26/2007 Referred to Senate committee. Status: Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.


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13. S.985 : A bill to establish a pilot program to provide low interest loans to nonprofit, community-based lending intermediaries, to provide midsize loans to small business concerns, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Sen Levin, Carl [MI] (introduced 3/26/2007) Cosponsors (None)
Committees: Senate Small Business and Entrepreneurship
Latest Major Action: 3/26/2007 Referred to Senate committee. Status: Read twice and referred to the Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship.


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14. S.986 : A bill to expand eligibility for Combat-Related Special Compensation paid by the uniformed services in order to permit certain additional retired members who have a service-connected disability to receive both disability compensation from the Department of Veterans Affairs for that disability and Combat-Related Special Compensation by reason of that disability.
Sponsor: Sen Reid, Harry [NV] (introduced 3/26/2007) Cosponsors (1)
Committees: Senate Armed Services
Latest Major Action: 3/26/2007 Referred to Senate committee. Status: Read twice and referred to the Committee on Armed Services.


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15. S.987 : A bill to enhance the energy security of the United States by promoting biofuels and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Sen Bingaman, Jeff [NM] (introduced 3/26/2007) Cosponsors (1)
Committees: Senate Energy and Natural Resources
Latest Major Action: 3/26/2007 Referred to Senate committee. Status: Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.


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16. S.988 : A bill to extend the termination date for the exemption of returning workers from the numerical limitations for temporary workers.
Sponsor: Sen Mikulski, Barbara A. [MD] (introduced 3/26/2007) Cosponsors (13)
Committees: Senate Judiciary
Latest Major Action: 3/26/2007 Referred to Senate committee. Status: Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.


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17. S.989 : A bill to amend title XVI of the Social Security Act to clarify that the value of certain funeral and burial arrangements are not to be considered available resources under the supplemental security income program.
Sponsor: Sen Lincoln, Blanche L. [AR] (introduced 3/26/2007) Cosponsors (None)
Committees: Senate Finance
Latest Major Action: 3/26/2007 Referred to Senate committee. Status: Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.


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18. S.990 : A bill to fight criminal gangs.
Sponsor: Sen Menendez, Robert [NJ] (introduced 3/26/2007) Cosponsors (1)
Committees: Senate Judiciary
Latest Major Action: 3/26/2007 Referred to Senate committee. Status: Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.


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19. S.AMDT.641 to H.R.1591 In the nature of a substitute.
Sponsor: Sen Byrd, Robert C. [WV] (introduced 3/26/2007) Cosponsors (None)
Latest Major Action: 3/26/2007 Senate amendment agreed to. Status: Amendment SA 641 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.


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20. S.AMDT.643 to H.R.1591 To strike language that would tie the hands of the Commander-in-Chief by imposing an arbitrary timetable for the withdrawal of U.S. forces from Iraq, thereby undermining the position of American Armed Forces and jeopardizing the successful conclusion of Operation Iraqi Freedom.
Sponsor: Sen Cochran, Thad [MS] (introduced 3/26/2007) Cosponsors (11)
Latest Major Action: 3/27/2007 Considered by Senate.

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Posted: Mar 28 2007, 05:44 PM


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Items 1 through 45 of 451. H.R.137 : To amend title 18, United States Code, to strengthen prohibitions against animal fighting, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep Gallegly, Elton [CA-24] (introduced 1/4/2007) Cosponsors (303)
Committees: House Judiciary; House Agriculture
House Reports: 110-27 Part 1
Latest Major Action: 3/27/2007 Received in the Senate. Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 91.
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2. H.R.238 : To repeal a prohibition on the use of certain funds for tunneling in certain areas with respect to the Los Angeles to San Fernando Valley Metro Rail project, California.
Sponsor: Rep Waxman, Henry A. [CA-30] (introduced 1/4/2007) Cosponsors (1)
Committees: House Transportation and Infrastructure; Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs
Latest Major Action: 3/27/2007 Referred to Senate committee. Status: Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.


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3. H.R.580 : To amend chapter 35 of title 28, United States Code, to provide for a 120-day limit to the term of a United States attorney appointed on an interim basis by the Attorney General, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep Berman, Howard L. [CA-28] (introduced 1/19/2007) Cosponsors (2)
Committees: House Judiciary
House Reports: 110-58
Latest Major Action: 3/27/2007 Received in the Senate. Read twice. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 92.


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4. H.R.753 : To redesignate the Federal building located at 167 North Main Street in Memphis, Tennessee, as the "Clifford Davis and Odell Horton Federal Building".
Sponsor: Rep Cohen, Steve [TN-9] (introduced 1/31/2007) Cosponsors (8)
Committees: House Transportation and Infrastructure
House Reports: 110-72
Latest Major Action: 3/27/2007 Received in the Senate.


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5. H.R.802 : To amend the Act to Prevent Pollution from Ships to implement MARPOL Annex VI.
Sponsor: Rep Oberstar, James L. [MN-8] (introduced 2/5/2007) Cosponsors (1)
Committees: House Transportation and Infrastructure
House Reports: 110-54
Latest Major Action: 3/27/2007 Received in the Senate.


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6. H.R.1019 : To designate the United States customhouse building located at 31 Gonzalez Clemente Avenue in Mayaguez, Puerto Rico, as the "Rafael Martinez Nadal United States Customhouse Building".
Sponsor: Rep Fortuno, Luis G. [PR] (introduced 2/13/2007) Cosponsors (None)
Committees: House Transportation and Infrastructure; Senate Environment and Public Works
House Reports: 110-70
Latest Major Action: 3/27/2007 Referred to Senate committee. Status: Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.


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7. H.R.1138 : To designate the Federal building and United States courthouse located at 306 East Main Street in Elizabeth City, North Carolina, as the "J. Herbert W. Small Federal Building and United States Courthouse".
Sponsor: Rep Butterfield, G. K. [NC-1] (introduced 2/16/2007) Cosponsors (12)
Committees: House Transportation and Infrastructure; Senate Environment and Public Works
House Reports: 110-71
Latest Major Action: 3/27/2007 Referred to Senate committee. Status: Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.


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8. H.R.1195 : To amend the Safe, Accountable, Flexible, Efficient Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for Users to make technical corrections, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep Oberstar, James L. [MN-8] (introduced 2/27/2007) Cosponsors (3)
Committees: House Transportation and Infrastructure; Senate Environment and Public Works
House Reports: 110-62
Latest Major Action: 3/27/2007 Referred to Senate committee. Status: Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.


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9. H.R.1468 : To ensure that, for each small business participating in the 8(a) business development program that was affected by Hurricane Katrina of 2005, the period in which it can participate is extended by 18 months.
Sponsor: Rep Jefferson, William J. [LA-2] (introduced 3/12/2007) Cosponsors (None)
Committees: House Small Business; Senate Small Business and Entrepreneurship
Latest Major Action: 3/27/2007 Referred to Senate committee. Status: Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship.


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10. H.R.1591 : Making emergency supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2007, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Rep Obey, David R. [WI-7] (introduced 3/20/2007) Cosponsors (None)
Committees: House Appropriations
House Reports: 110-60
Latest Major Action: 3/27/2007 Senate floor actions. Status: Considered by Senate.


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11. S.RES.125 : A resolution designating May 18, 2007, as "Endangered Species Day", and encouraging the people of the United States to become educated about, and aware of, threats to species, success stories in species recovery, and the opportunity to promote species conservation worldwide.
Sponsor: Sen Feinstein, Dianne [CA] (introduced 3/27/2007) Cosponsors (12)
Committees: Senate Judiciary
Latest Major Action: 3/27/2007 Referred to Senate committee. Status: Referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.


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12. S.RES.126 : A resolution designating April 2007 as "Financial Literacy Month".
Sponsor: Sen Akaka, Daniel K. [HI] (introduced 3/27/2007) Cosponsors (20)
Latest Major Action: 3/27/2007 Passed/agreed to in Senate. Status: Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.


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13. S.RES.127 : A resolution designating April 8, 2007 as "National Cushing's Syndrome Awareness Day".
Sponsor: Sen Inhofe, James M. [OK] (introduced 3/27/2007) Cosponsors (1)
Latest Major Action: 3/27/2007 Passed/agreed to in Senate. Status: Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.


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14. S.RES.128 : A resolution to authorize testimony, document production, and legal representation in United States v. Philip G. Balcombe, Sansi G. Coonan, John S. Dear, Jan Lustig, Michella A. Marusa, Martin J. Ryan, Eleanore M. Vouselas, and Bruno Keller.
Sponsor: Sen Reid, Harry [NV] (introduced 3/27/2007) Cosponsors (1)
Latest Major Action: 3/27/2007 Passed/agreed to in Senate. Status: Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.


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15. S.RES.129 : A resolution to authorize testimony, document production, and legal representation in State of Alaska v. Robert S. Mulford and Don G. Muller.
Sponsor: Sen Reid, Harry [NV] (introduced 3/27/2007) Cosponsors (1)
Latest Major Action: 3/27/2007 Passed/agreed to in Senate. Status: Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.


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16. S.J.RES.10 : A joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relative to equal rights for men and women.
Sponsor: Sen Kennedy, Edward M. [MA] (introduced 3/27/2007) Cosponsors (20)
Committees: Senate Judiciary
Latest Major Action: 3/27/2007 Referred to Senate committee. Status: Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.


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17. S.39 : A bill to establish a coordinated national ocean exploration program within the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Sen Stevens, Ted [AK] (introduced 1/4/2007) Cosponsors (None)
Committees: Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Senate Reports: 110-39
Latest Major Action: 3/27/2007 Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 90.


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18. S.474 : A bill to award a congressional gold medal to Michael Ellis DeBakey, M.D.
Sponsor: Sen Hutchison, Kay Bailey [TX] (introduced 2/1/2007) Cosponsors (71)
Committees: Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs; House Financial Services
Latest Major Action: 3/27/2007 Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.


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19. S.558 : A bill to provide parity between health insurance coverage of mental health benefits and benefits for medical and surgical services.
Sponsor: Sen Domenici, Pete V. [NM] (introduced 2/12/2007) Cosponsors (42)
Committees: Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
Latest Major Action: 3/27/2007 Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 93.


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20. S.991 : A bill to establish the Senator Paul Simon Study Abroad Foundation under the authorities of the Mutual Educational and Cultural Exchange Act of 1961.
Sponsor: Sen Durbin, Richard [IL] (introduced 3/27/2007) Cosponsors (21)
Committees: Senate Foreign Relations
Latest Major Action: 3/27/2007 Referred to Senate committee. Status: Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.


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21. S.992 : A bill to achieve emission reductions and cost savings through accelerated use of cost-effective lighting technologies in public buildings, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Sen Boxer, Barbara [CA] (introduced 3/27/2007) Cosponsors (8)
Committees: Senate Environment and Public Works
Latest Major Action: 3/27/2007 Referred to Senate committee. Status: Read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works.


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22. S.993 : A bill to improve pediatric research.
Sponsor: Sen Clinton, Hillary Rodham [NY] (introduced 3/27/2007) Cosponsors (1)
Committees: Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
Latest Major Action: 3/27/2007 Referred to Senate committee. Status: Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.


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23. S.994 : A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to eliminate the deductible and change the method of determining the mileage reimbursement rate under the beneficiary travel program administered by the Secretary of Veteran Affairs, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Sen Tester, Jon [MT] (introduced 3/27/2007) Cosponsors (1)
Committees: Senate Veterans' Affairs
Latest Major Action: 3/27/2007 Referred to Senate committee. Status: Read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs.


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24. S.995 : A bill to provide for a hospital in Cass County, Minnesota.
Sponsor: Sen Coleman, Norm [MN] (introduced 3/27/2007) Cosponsors (2)
Committees: Senate Finance
Latest Major Action: 3/27/2007 Referred to Senate committee. Status: Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.


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25. S.996 : A bill to amend title 49, United States Code, to expand passenger facility fee eligibility for certain noise compatibility projects.
Sponsor: Sen Feinstein, Dianne [CA] (introduced 3/27/2007) Cosponsors (1)
Committees: Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Latest Major Action: 3/27/2007 Referred to Senate committee. Status: Read twice and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.


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26. S.997 : A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for human embryonic stem cell research.
Sponsor: Sen Harkin, Tom [IA] (introduced 3/27/2007) Cosponsors (6)
Latest Major Action: 3/27/2007 Introduced in the Senate. Read the first time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under Read the First Time.


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27. S.998 : A bill to exempt the natural aging process in the determination of the production period for distilled spirits under section 263A of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986.
Sponsor: Sen Bunning, Jim [KY] (introduced 3/27/2007) Cosponsors (None)
Committees: Senate Finance
Latest Major Action: 3/27/2007 Referred to Senate committee. Status: Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.


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28. S.999 : A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to improve stroke prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation.
Sponsor: Sen Cochran, Thad [MS] (introduced 3/27/2007) Cosponsors (8)
Committees: Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
Latest Major Action: 3/27/2007 Referred to Senate committee. Status: Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.


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29. S.1000 : A bill to enhance the Federal Telework Program.
Sponsor: Sen Stevens, Ted [AK] (introduced 3/27/2007) Cosponsors (1)
Committees: Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs
Latest Major Action: 3/27/2007 Referred to Senate committee. Status: Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.


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30. S.1001 : A bill to restore Second Amendment rights in the District of Columbia.
Sponsor: Sen Hutchison, Kay Bailey [TX] (introduced 3/27/2007) Cosponsors (41)
Latest Major Action: 3/27/2007 Introduced in the Senate. Read the first time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under Read the First Time.


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31. S.1002 : A bill to amend the Older Americans Act of 1965 to reinstate certain provisions relating to the nutrition services incentive program.
Sponsor: Sen Kennedy, Edward M. [MA] (introduced 3/27/2007) Cosponsors (2)
Committees: House Education and Labor
Latest Major Action: 3/27/2007 Referred to House committee. Status: Referred to the House Committee on Education and Labor.


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32. S.AMDT.643 to H.R.1591 To strike language that would tie the hands of the Commander-in-Chief by imposing an arbitrary timetable for the withdrawal of U.S. forces from Iraq, thereby undermining the position of American Armed Forces and jeopardizing the successful conclusion of Operation Iraqi Freedom.
Sponsor: Sen Cochran, Thad [MS] (introduced 3/26/2007) Cosponsors (12)
Latest Major Action: 3/27/2007 Senate amendment not agreed to. Status: Amendment SA 643 not agreed to in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 48 - 50. Record Vote Number: 116.


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33. S.AMDT.648 to H.R.1591 To remove $100 million in funding for the Republican and Democrat party conventions in 2008.
Sponsor: Sen Coburn, Tom [OK] (introduced 3/27/2007) Cosponsors (None)
Latest Major Action: 3/27/2007 Senate amendment proposed (on the floor)


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34. S.AMDT.649 to H.R.1591 To remove a $2 million earmark for the University of Vermont.
Sponsor: Sen Coburn, Tom [OK] (introduced 3/27/2007) Cosponsors (None)
Latest Major Action: 3/27/2007 Senate amendment proposed (on the floor)


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35. S.AMDT.656 to H.R.1591 To require timely public disclosure of Government reports submitted to Congress, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Sen Coburn, Tom [OK] (introduced 3/27/2007) Cosponsors (None)
Latest Major Action: 3/27/2007 Senate amendment proposed (on the floor)


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36. S.AMDT.657 to H.R.1591 To provide farm assistance in a fiscally responsible manner.
Sponsor: Sen Coburn, Tom [OK] (introduced 3/27/2007) Cosponsors (None)
Latest Major Action: 3/27/2007 Senate amendment proposed (on the floor)


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37. S.AMDT.664 to H.R.1591 To appropriate an additional $58,000,000 for Defense Health Program for additional mental health and related personnel, an additional $10,000,000 for operation and maintenance for each of the military departments for improved physical disability evaluations of members of the Armed Forces, and an additional $15,000,000 for Defense Health Program for women's mental health services.
Sponsor: Sen Obama, Barack [IL] (introduced 3/27/2007) Cosponsors (12)
Latest Major Action: 3/27/2007 Senate amendment proposed (on the floor)


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38. S.AMDT.680 to H.R.1591 To provide for an increase in the Federal minimum wage, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Sen Kennedy, Edward M. [MA] (introduced 3/27/2007) Cosponsors (3)
Latest Major Action: 3/27/2007 Senate amendment agreed to. Status: Amendment SA 680 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.


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39. S.AMDT.690 to H.R.1591 To provide that, of the funds appropriated by this Act under the headings "DIPLOMATIC AND CONSULAR PROGRAMS" and "ECONOMIC SUPPORT FUND" (except for the Community Action Program), up to $50,000,000 may be made available to support and maintain a civilian reserve corps.
Sponsor: Sen Lugar, Richard G. [IN] (introduced 3/27/2007) Cosponsors (None)
Latest Major Action: 3/27/2007 Senate amendment proposed (on the floor)


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40. S.AMDT.692 to H.R.1591 To prohibit the use of funds for military operations in Iran.
Sponsor: Sen Webb, Jim [VA] (introduced 3/27/2007) Cosponsors (None)
Latest Major Action: 3/27/2007 Senate amendment proposed (on the floor)


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41. S.AMDT.709 to H.R.1591 To reauthorize the secure rural schools and community self-determination program and to provide funding for the payments in lieu of taxes program.
Sponsor: Sen Wyden, Ron [OR] (introduced 3/27/2007) Cosponsors (16)
Latest Major Action: 3/27/2007 Senate amendment proposed (on the floor)


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42. S.AMDT.716 to H.R.1591 To require that payments to eligible States and eligible counties only be used for public schools.
Sponsor: Sen Burr, Richard [NC] (introduced 3/27/2007) Cosponsors (None)
Latest Major Action: 3/27/2007 Senate amendment proposed (on the floor)


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43. S.AMDT.717 to H.R.1591 to make certain provisions inapplicable.
Sponsor: Sen Coburn, Tom [OK] (introduced 3/27/2007) Cosponsors (None)
Latest Major Action: 3/27/2007 Senate amendment proposed (on the floor)


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44. S.AMDT.718 to H.R.1591 to make certain provisions inapplicable.
Sponsor: Sen Coburn, Tom [OK] (introduced 3/27/2007) Cosponsors (None)
Latest Major Action: 3/27/2007 Senate amendment proposed (on the floor)


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45. S.AMDT.798 to H.R.1591 To provide for an increase in the Federal minimum wage, and for other purposes.
Sponsor: Sen Grassley, Chuck [IA] (introduced 3/27/2007) Cosponsors (None)
Latest Major Action: 3/27/2007 Senate amendment agreed to. Status: Amendment SA 798 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.

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Committee Meetings/Hearings Scheduled

This document provides a brief description of each committee meeting and hearing scheduled to take place today, and on days thereafter. The time and location of each meeting/hearing is identified. Meetings that have been canceled or postponed are also noted.





Tuesday, Apr. 10, 2007
10 a.m.
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
To hold an oversight hearing to examine the
Federal Trade Commission (FTC).
SR-253

2:30 p.m.
Intelligence
To hold closed hearings to examine certain
intelligence matters.
SH-219

3 p.m.
Armed Services
Readiness and Management Support Subcommittee
To hold closed hearings to examine overseas
basing plans in review of the Defense
Authorization Request for fiscal year 2008 and
the future years Defense Program; to be followed
by a open hearing on military installation,
environmental, and base closure programs in
review of the Defense Authorization Request for
fiscal year 2008 and the future years Defense
Program in SR-232A.
SR-222

Wednesday, Apr. 11, 2007
9:30 a.m.
Veterans' Affairs
To hold hearings to examine issues relative to
Filipino veterans.
SR-418

10 a.m.
Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs
To hold hearings to examine the availability and
affordability of property and casualty insurance
in the Gulf Coast and other coastal regions.
SD-538

10 a.m.
Rules and Administration
To hold an oversight hearing to examine the
Smithsonian Institution.
SR-301

Thursday, Apr. 12, 2007
10 a.m.
Energy and Natural Resources
To hold hearings to examine S.987, to enhance the
energy security of the United States by promoting
biofuels.
SD-366

2:30 p.m.
Intelligence
To hold closed hearings to examine certain
intelligence matters.
SH-219

Tuesday, Apr. 17, 2007
10 a.m.
Judiciary
To hold an oversight hearing to examine the
Department of Justice.
SD-106

Wednesday, Apr. 25, 2007
2 p.m.
Veterans' Affairs
To hold an oversight hearing to examine the
Department of Veterans Affairs, focusing on
mental health issues.
SR-418

Thursday, Apr. 26, 2007
10 a.m.
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Science, Technology, and Innovation Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine clean coal technology.
SR-253

http://www.senate.gov/pagelayout/committee...ee_hearings.htm

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Note: Both the House And Senate are on a two week vacation, after only taking office on Jan. 10th. I imagine that they must have a union, which is being voted against by this very same body, for the rest of the country.

I may not continue this update in the near future or sporadically.
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mynameis
Posted: Apr 25 2007, 12:00 AM


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Wednesday, Apr. 25, 2007
9:30 a.m.
Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry
To hold hearings to examine challenges and
opportunities facing American agricultural
producers, focusing on farm programs and the
commodity title of the farm bill.
SD-106

10 a.m.
Armed Services
Airland Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine whether the Army is
properly sized, organized, and equipped to
respond to the most likely missions over the next
two decades while retaining adequate capability
to respond to all contingencies along the
spectrum of combat in review of the Defense
Authorization Request for fiscal year 2008 and
the Future Years Defense Program.
SR-222

10 a.m.
Environment and Public Works
Clean Air and Nuclear Safety Subcommittee
To hold an oversight hearing to examine the
Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
SD-406

10 a.m.
Judiciary
Business meeting to consider S.376, to amend
title 18, United States Code, to improve the
provisions relating to the carrying of concealed
weapons by law enforcement officers, S.119, to
prohibit profiteering and fraud relating to
military action, relief, and reconstruction
efforts, S.1079, to establish the Star-Spangled
Banner and War of 1812 Bicentennial Commission,
S.735, to amend title 18, United States Code, to
improve the terrorist hoax statute, H.R.740, to
amend title 18, United States Code, to prevent
caller ID spoofing, S.221, to amend title 9,
United States Code, to provide for greater
fairness in the arbitration process relating to
livestock and poultry contracts, S.495, to
prevent and mitigate identity theft, to ensure
privacy, to provide notice of security breaches,
and to enhance criminal penalties, law
enforcement assistance, and other protections
against security breaches, fraudulent access, and
misuse of personally identifiable information,
S.239, to require Federal agencies, and persons
engaged in interstate commerce, in possession of
data containing sensitive personally identifiable
information, to disclose any breach of such
information, S.879, to amend the Sherman Act to
make oil-producing and exporting cartels illegal,
S.Res.125, designating May 18, 2007, as
“Endangered Species Day”, and encouraging the
people of the United States to become educated
about, and aware of, threats to species, success
stories in species recovery, and the opportunity
to promote species conservation worldwide,
S.Res.116, designating May 2007 as “National
Autoimmune Diseases Awareness Month” and
supporting efforts to increase awareness of
autoimmune diseases and increase funding for
autoimmune disease research, S.Res.146,
designating June 20, 2007, as “American Eagle
Day”, and celebrating the recovery and
restoration of the American bald eagle, the
national symbol of the United States, S.Res.162,
commemorating and acknowledging the dedication
and sacrifice made by the men and women who have
lost their lives while serving as law enforcement
officers, and the nominations of Robert Gideon
Howard, Jr., to be United States Marshal for the
Eastern District of Arkansas, Frederick J.
Kapala, to be United States District Judge for
the Northern District of Illinois, and Benjamin
Hale Settle, to be United States District Judge
for the Western District of Washington, John
Roberts Hackman, to be United States Marshal for
the Eastern District of Virginia, Department of
Justice, and possible authorization of subpoenas
in the connection with investigation into
replacement of U.S. attorneys.
SD-226

10:30 a.m.
Appropriations
Defense Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine proposed budget
estimates for fiscal year 2008 for the Missile
Defense Agency.
SD-192

2 p.m.
Armed Services
Emerging Threats and Capabilities Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine language and cultural
awareness capabilities for the Department of
Defense.
SR-325

2 p.m.
Veterans' Affairs
To hold an oversight hearing to examine the
Department of Veterans Affairs, focusing on
mental health issues.
SR-418

2:30 p.m.
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Business meeting to consider pending calendar
business.
SR-253

2:30 p.m.
Energy and Natural Resources
Water and Power Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine S.324, to direct the
Secretary of the Interior to conduct a study of
water resources in the State of New Mexico,
S.542, to authorize the Secretary of the Interior
to conduct feasibility studies to address certain
water shortages within the Snake, Boise, and
Payette River systems in the State of Idaho,
S.752, to authorize the Secretary of the Interior
to participate in the implementation of the
Platte River Recovery Implementation Program for
Endangered Species in the Central and Lower
Platte River Basin and to modify the Pathfinder
Dam and Reservoir, S.1037, to authorize the
Secretary of the Interior to assist in the
planning, design, and construction of the Tumalo
Irrigation District Water Conservation Project in
Deschutes County, Oregon, S.1116 and H.R.902,
bills to facilitate the use for irrigation and
other purposes of water produced in connection
with development of energy resources, S.175, to
provide for a feasibility study of alternatives
to augment the water supplies of the Central
Oklahoma Master Conservancy District and cities
served by the District, S.1112 and H.R.235, bills
to allow for the renegotiation of the payment
schedule of contracts between the Secretary of
the Interior and the Redwood Valley County Water
District.
SD-366

3:30 p.m.
Armed Services
Strategic Forces Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine Department of Energy
atomic energy defense programs in review of the
Defense Authoriztaion Request for fiscal year
2008.
SR-232A

Thursday, Apr. 26, 2007
9 a.m.
Appropriations
Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and
Related Agencies Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine proposed budget
estimates for fiscal year 2008 for the Department
of Housing and Urban Development.
SD-124

9:30 a.m.
Armed Services
To hold hearings to receive testimony on legal
issues regarding individuals detained by the
Department of Defense as unlawful enemy
combatants.
SH-216

10 a.m.
Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
Employment and Workplace Safety Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine the effectiveness of
the Occupational Safety & Health Administration
(OSHA).
SD-628

10 a.m.
Indian Affairs
To hold hearings to examine S.462, to approve the
settlement of the water rights claims of the
Shoshone-Paiute Tribes of the Duck Valley Indian
Reservation in Nevada, to require the Secretary
of the Interior to carry out the settlement.
SR-485

10 a.m.
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Science, Technology, and Innovation Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine clean coal technology.
SR-253

10:30 a.m.
Appropriations
Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies
Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine proposed budget
estimates for fiscal year 2008 for the Federal
Bureau of Investigation.
SD-192

1 p.m.
Finance
Energy, Natural Resources, and Infrastructure
Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine coal, focusing on a
clean future.
SD-215

2:30 p.m.
Energy and Natural Resources
National Parks Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine S.312 and H.R.497,
bills to authorize the Marion Park Project and
Committee of the Palmetto Conservation Foundation
to establish a commemorative work on Federal land
in the District of Columbia and its environs to
honor Brigadier General Francis Marion, S.169, to
amend the National Trails System Act to clarify
Federal authority relating to land acquisition
from willing sellers for the majority of the
trails in the System, S.580, to amend the
National Trails System Act to require the
Secretary of the Interior to update the
feasibility and suitability studies of four
national historic trails, S.686, to amend the
National Trails System Act to designate the
Washington-Rochambeau Revolutionary Route
National Historical Trail, S.722, to direct the
Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of
Agriculture to jointly conduct a study of certain
land adjacent to the Walnut Canyon National
Monument in the State of Arizona, S.783, to
adjust the boundary of the Barataria Preserve
Unit of the Jean Lafitte National Historical Park
and Preserve in the State of Louisiana, S.890, to
provide for certain administrative and support
services for the Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial
Commission, and H.R.1047, to authorize the
Secretary of the Interior to conduct a studyto
determine the suitability and feasibility of
designating the Soldiers' Memorial Military
Museum located in St. Louis, Missouri, as a unit
of the National Park System.
SD-336

2:30 p.m.
Intelligence
Closed business meeting to consider pending
intelligence matters.
SH-219

3 p.m.
Armed Services
Airland Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine Air Force and
aviation programs in review of the Defense
Authorization Request for Fiscal Year 2008 and
the Future Years Defense Program.
SR-232A

Monday, Apr. 30, 2007
2:30 p.m.
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Interstate Commerce, Trade, and Tourism Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine Halliburton and
United States business ties to Iran.
SR-253

2:30 p.m.
Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs
Oversight of Government Management, the Federal
Workforce, and the District of Columbia Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine the Federal
government's role in empowering Americans to make
informed financial decisions.
SD-342

Tuesday, May. 1, 2007
9:30 a.m.
Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs
To hold hearings to examine the nomination of
Howard Charles Weizmann, of Maryland, to be
Deputy Director of the Office of Personnel
Management.
SD-342

10 a.m.
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Aviation Operations, Safety, and Security Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine improving air service
to small and rural communities.
SR-253

10 a.m.
Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
To hold hearings to examine No Child Left Behind
Reauthorization, focusing on measuring progress
and supporting effective interventions.
SD-106

10 a.m.
Judiciary
To hold hearings to examine process patents.
SD-226

2 p.m.
Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry
To hold hearings to examine conservation policy
recommendations for the farm bill.
SR-328A

2:30 p.m.
Energy and Natural Resources
Energy Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine S.129, to study and
promote the use of energy-efficient computer
servers in the United States, S.838, to authorize
funding for eligible joint ventures between
United States and Israeli businesses and academic
persons, to establish the International Energy
Advisory Board, H.R.85, to provide for the
establishment of centers to encourage
demonstration and commercial application of
advanced energy methods and technologies, and
H.R.1126, to reauthorize the Steel and Aluminum
Energy Conservation andTechnology Competitiveness
Act of 1988.
SD-366

2:30 p.m.
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Surface Transportation and Merchant Marine
Infrastructure, Safety and Security Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine Electronic On-Board
Recorders (EOBR's) and truck driver fatigue
reduction.
SR-253

Wednesday, May. 2, 2007
10 a.m.
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Interstate Commerce, Trade, and Tourism Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine United States trade
relations with China.
SR-253

10 a.m.
Judiciary
Terrorism, Technology and Homeland Security
Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine strengthening the
security of international travel documents,
focusing on interrupting terrorist travel.
SD-226

2:30 p.m.
Energy and Natural Resources
Water and Power Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine S.27, to authorize
the implementation of the San Joaquin River
Restoration Settlement.
SD-366

Thursday, May. 3, 2007
9:30 a.m.
Armed Services
To hold hearings to examine the United States
Central Command in review of the Defense
Authorization Request for Fiscal Year 2008 and
the Future Years Defense Program.
SD-106

2:30 p.m.
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
To hold hearings to examine pending nominations.
SR-253

2:30 p.m.
Energy and Natural Resources
Public Lands and Forests Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine S.390, to direct the
exchange of certain land in Grand, San Juan, and
Uintah Counties, Utah, S.647, to designate
certain land in the State of Oregon as
wilderness, S.1139, to establish the National
Landscape Conservation System, H.R.276, to
designate the Piedras Blancas Light Station and
the surrounding public land as an Outstanding
Natural Area to be administered as a part of the
National Landscape Conservation System, and for
otherpurposes, H.R.356, to remove certain
restrictions on the Mammoth Community
WaterDistrict's ability to use certain property
acquired by that Districtfrom the United States,
S.205, to grant rights-of-way for electric
transmission lines over certain Native allotments
in the State of Alaska, and H.R.865, to grant
rights-of-way for electric transmission lines
over certain Native allotments in the State of
Alaska.
SD-366

9:30 p.m.
Indian Affairs
To hold hearings to examine S.310, a bill to
express the policy of the United States regarding
the United States relationship with Native
Hawaiians and to provide a process for the
recognition by the United States of the Native
Hawaiian governing entity.
SR-485

Wednesday, May. 9, 2007
9:30 a.m.
Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry
To hold hearings to examine farm bill policy
proposals relating to farm and energy issues and
rural development.
SR-328A

9:30 a.m.
Veterans' Affairs
To hold hearings to examine on benefits
legislation.
SD-562

Wednesday, May. 16, 2007
10 a.m.
Veterans' Affairs
To hold hearings to examine the nomination of
Michael K. Kussman, of Massachusetts, to be Under
Secretary for Health of the Department of
Veterans Affairs.
SD-562

Thursday, May. 17, 2007
10 a.m.
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Surface Transportation and Merchant Marine
Infrastructure, Safety and Security Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine rail safety
reauthorization.
SR-253

Wednesday, May. 23, 2007
9:30 a.m.
Veterans' Affairs
To hold hearings to examine on health legislation.
SD-562

http://www.senate.gov/pagelayout/committee...ee_hearings.htm
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mynameis
Posted: Apr 29 2007, 02:58 AM


If you're a troll, you get dead air from me.


Group: Members
Posts: 4,823
Member No.: 856
Joined: 4-November 06



Monday, Apr. 30, 2007
2 p.m.
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Interstate Commerce, Trade, and Tourism Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine Halliburton and
United States business ties to Iran.
SR-253

2:30 p.m.
Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs
Oversight of Government Management, the Federal
Workforce, and the District of Columbia Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine the Federal
government's role in empowering Americans to make
informed financial decisions.
SD-342

Tuesday, May. 1, 2007
9:30 a.m.
Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs
To hold hearings to examine the nomination of
Howard Charles Weizmann, of Maryland, to be
Deputy Director of the Office of Personnel
Management.
SD-342

10 a.m.
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Aviation Operations, Safety, and Security Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine improving air service
to small and rural communities.
SR-253

10 a.m.
Finance
Energy, Natural Resources, and Infrastructure
Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine advanced technology
vehicles, focusing on the road ahead.
SD-215

10 a.m.
Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
To hold hearings to examine No Child Left Behind
Reauthorization, focusing on measuring progress
and supporting effective interventions.
SD-106

10 a.m.
Appropriations
Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies
Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine proposed budget
estimates for fiscal year 2008 for United States
Forest Service.
SD-124

10 a.m.
Judiciary
To hold hearings to examine process patents.
SD-226

2 p.m.
Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry
To hold hearings to examine conservation policy
recommendations for the farm bill.
SR-328A

2:30 p.m.
Armed Services
SeaPower Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine the Department of
Defense transportation programs in review of the
Defense Authorization Request for Fiscal Year
2008 and the Future Years Defense Program.
SR-222

2:30 p.m.
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Surface Transportation and Merchant Marine
Infrastructure, Safety and Security Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine Electronic On-Board
Recorders (EOBR's) and truck driver fatigue
reduction.
SR-253

2:30 p.m.
Intelligence
To hold hearings to examine the Foreign
Intelligence Surveillance Act (Public Law 95-511).
SD-106

Wednesday, May. 2, 2007
9:15 a.m.
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Interstate Commerce, Trade, and Tourism Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine United States trade
relations with China.
SR-253

9:30 a.m.
Appropriations
Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and
Related Agencies Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine proposed budget
estimates for fiscal year 2008 for global health.
SD-124

10 a.m.
Finance
To hold hearings to examine the Medicare
prescription drug benefit, focusing on monitoring
early experiences.
SD-215

10 a.m.
Judiciary
Terrorism, Technology and Homeland Security
Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine strengthening the
security of international travel documents,
focusing on interrupting terrorist travel.
SD-226

10:30 a.m.
Appropriations
Defense Subcommittee
To hold closed hearings to examine proposed
budget estimates for fiscal year 2008 for defense
intelligence.
S-407, Capitol

10:30 a.m.
Aging
To hold hearings to examine the Nursing Home
Reform Act (Public Law 100-203), focusing on what
has been accomplished and what challenges still
remain.
SD-628

3 p.m.
Appropriations
Financial Services and General Government Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine proposed budget
estimates for fiscal year 2008 for the government
of the District of Columbia, focusing on
federally-funded entities.
SD-192

Thursday, May. 3, 2007
9:30 a.m.
Armed Services
To hold hearings to examine the United States
Central Command in review of the Defense
Authorization Request for Fiscal Year 2008 and
the Future Years Defense Program, with the
possibility of a closed session in S-407
following the open session.
SD-106

10 a.m.
Appropriations
Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies
Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine proposed budget
estimates for fiscal year 2008 for the Equal
Employment Opportunity.
SD-192

10 a.m.
Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs
To hold hearings to examine the internet as a
portal to violent Islamist extremism.
SD-342

10 a.m.
Judiciary
Business meeting to consider S.376, to amend
title 18, United States Code, to improve the
provisions relating to the carrying of concealed
weapons by law enforcement officers, S.221, to
amend title 9, United States Code, to provide for
greater fairness in the arbitration process
relating to livestock and poultry contracts,
S.495, to prevent and mitigate identity theft, to
ensure privacy, to provide notice of security
breaches, and to enhance criminal penalties, law
enforcement assistance, and other protections
against security breaches, fraudulent access, and
misuse of personally identifiable information,
S.239, to require Federal agencies, and persons
engaged in interstate commerce, in possession of
data containing sensitive personally identifiable
information, to disclose any breach of such
information, S.1202, to require agencies and
persons in possession of computerized data
containing sensitive personal information, to
disclose security breaches where such breach
poses a significant risk of identity theft, and
the nominations of Debra Ann Livingston, of New
York, to be United States Circuit Judge for the
Second Circuit, Roslynn Renee Mauskopf, to be
United States District Judge for the Eastern
District of New York, Richard Sullivan,to be
United States District Judge for the Southern
District of New York, and Joseph S. Van Bokkelen,
to be United States District Judge for the
Northern District of Indiana.
SD-226

10 a.m.
Appropriations
Legislative Branch Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine proposed budget
estimates for fiscal year 2088 for the Office of
the Secretary of the Senate and the Library of
Congress.
SD-124

10 a.m.
Appropriations
Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and
Related Agencies Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine proposed budget
estimates for fiscal year 2008 for the Department
of Housing and Urban Development.
SD-138

10 a.m.
Energy and Natural Resources
Water and Power Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine S.27, to authorize
the implementation of the San Joaquin River
Restoration Settlement.
SD-366

2:30 p.m.
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
To hold hearings to examine pending nominations.
SR-253

2:30 p.m.
Energy and Natural Resources
Public Lands and Forests Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine S.390, to direct the
exchange of certain land in Grand, San Juan, and
Uintah Counties, Utah, S.647, to designate
certain land in the State of Oregon as
wilderness, S.1139, to establish the National
Landscape Conservation System, H.R.276, to
designate the Piedras Blancas Light Station and
the surrounding public land as an Outstanding
Natural Area to be administered as a part of the
National Landscape Conservation System, and for
otherpurposes, H.R.356, to remove certain
restrictions on the Mammoth Community
WaterDistrict's ability to use certain property
acquired by that Districtfrom the United States,
S.205, to grant rights-of-way for electric
transmission lines over certain Native allotments
in the State of Alaska, and H.R.865, to grant
rights-of-way for electric transmission lines
over certain Native allotments in the State of
Alaska.
SD-366

2:30 p.m.
Armed Services
SeaPower Subcommittee
To hold closed hearings to examine Navy force
structure requirements and programs to meet those
requirements in review of the Defense
Authorization Request for Fiscal Year 2008 and
the Future Years Defense Program; to be
immediately followed by an open session in SR-222.
SR-222

2:30 p.m.
Intelligence
Closed business meeting to consider certain
intelligence matters.
SH-219

9:30 p.m.
Indian Affairs
To hold hearings to examine S.310, a bill to
express the policy of the United States regarding
the United States relationship with Native
Hawaiians and to provide a process for the
recognition by the United States of the Native
Hawaiian governing entity.
SR-485

Monday, May. 7, 2007
1:30 p.m.
Appropriations
Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and
Related Agencies Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine proposed budget
estimates for fiscal year 2008 for the National
Institutes of Health: Frontiers of Science.
SD-116

Wednesday, May. 9, 2007
9:30 a.m.
Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry
To hold hearings to examine farm bill policy
proposals relating to farm and energy issues and
rural development.
SR-328A

9:30 a.m.
Veterans' Affairs
To hold hearings to examine on benefits
legislation.
SD-562

2:30 p.m.
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Consumer Affairs, Insurance, and Automotive Safety
Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine All-Terrain Vehicle
(ATV) safety.
SR-253

Thursday, May. 10, 2007
10 a.m.
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Oceans, Atmosphere, Fisheries, and Coast Guard
Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine the effects of
climate change and ocean acidification on living
marine resoucres.
SR-253

2 p.m.
Judiciary
To hold hearings to examine the nomination of
Michael J. Sullivan, of Massachusetts, to be
Director, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms,
and Explosives.
SD-226

Wednesday, May. 16, 2007
10 a.m.
Veterans' Affairs
To hold hearings to examine the nomination of
Michael K. Kussman, of Massachusetts, to be Under
Secretary for Health of the Department of
Veterans Affairs.
SD-562

Thursday, May. 17, 2007
10 a.m.
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Surface Transportation and Merchant Marine
Infrastructure, Safety and Security Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine rail safety
reauthorization.
SR-253

Wednesday, May. 23, 2007
9:30 a.m.
Veterans' Affairs
To hold hearings to examine on health legislation.
SD-562

http://www.senate.gov/pagelayout/committee...ee_hearings.htm
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mynameis
Posted: May 4 2007, 01:36 AM


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Monday, May. 7, 2007
1:30 p.m.
Appropriations
Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and
Related Agencies Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine proposed budget
estimates for fiscal year 2008 for the National
Institutes of Health: Frontiers of Science.
SD-116

Tuesday, May. 8, 2007
10 a.m.
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Business meeting to consider pending calendar
business.
SR-253

10 a.m.
Finance
To hold an oversight hearing to examine the
Medicare prescription drug benefit.
SD-215

10 a.m.
Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
To hold hearings to examine community integration
and recovery, focusing on transforming mental
health and substance abuse systems of care.
SD-628

10 a.m.
Judiciary
To hold hearings to examine privacy and civil
liberties concerns, focusing on the REAL ID Act
(Public Law 109-13).
SD-226

2:30 p.m.
Appropriations
Energy and Water Development Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine the policies and
funding necessary for reducing U.S. oil
dependence relating to the results of an analysis
conducted to assess the economic impact of
implementing the Energy Security Leadership
Council's recommendations to the Nation.
SD-192

2:30 p.m.
Intelligence
Closed business meeting to consider certain
intelligence matters.
SH-219

Wednesday, May. 9, 2007
9:30 a.m.
Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry
To hold hearings to examine farm bill policy
proposals relating to farm and energy issues and
rural development.
SR-328A

9:30 a.m.
Foreign Relations
To hold hearings to examine climate change
relating to national security threats.
SD-419

9:30 a.m.
Veterans' Affairs
To hold hearings to examine on benefits
legislation.
SD-562

10 a.m.
Judiciary
Business meeting to consider S.376, to amend
title 18, United States Code, to improve the
provisions relating to the carrying of concealed
weapons by law enforcement officers, and S.221,
to amend title 9, United States Code, to provide
for greater fairness in the arbitration process
relating to livestock and poultry contracts.
SD-226

10 a.m.
Environment and Public Works
Private Sector and Consumer Solutions to Global
Warming and Wildlife Protection Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine emerging technologies
and practices for reducing greenhouse gas
emissions.
SD-406

10:30 a.m.
Appropriations
Defense Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine proposed budget
estimates for fiscal year 2008 for the Department
of Defense.
SD-192

2:30 p.m.
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Consumer Affairs, Insurance, and Automotive Safety
Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine All-Terrain Vehicle
(ATV) safety.
SR-253

2:30 p.m.
Foreign Relations
To hold hearings to examine the nominations of
Dell L. Dailey, of South Dakota, to be
Coordinator for Counterterrorism, with the rank
and status of Ambassador at Large, and Mark P.
Lagon, of Virginia, to be Director of the Office
to Monitor and Combat Trafficking, with the rank
of Ambassador at Large.
SD-419

3 p.m.
Appropriations
Financial Services and General Government Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine proposed budget
estimates for fiscal year 2008 for the Internal
Revenue Service's.
SD-192

3 p.m.
Aging
To hold hearings to examine the future of
Medicare, focusing on recognizing the need for
chronic care coordination.
SD-106

Thursday, May. 10, 2007
9:30 a.m.
Energy and Natural Resources
To hold hearings to examine the nominations of
Joseph Timothy Kelliher, of the District of
Columbia, to be a Member of the Federal Energy
Regulatory Commission, and R. Lyle Laverty, of
Colorado, to be Assistant Secretary for Fish and
Wildlife.
SD-366

9:30 a.m.
Indian Affairs
Business meeting to consider pending legislative
business.
SR-485

9:30 a.m.
Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs
Oversight of Government Management, the Federal
Workforce, and the District of Columbia Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine a status report on
reform efforts by the Under Secretary of Homeland
Security for Management.
SD-342

10 a.m.
Judiciary
To hold hearings to examine judicial nominations.
SD-226

10 a.m.
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Oceans, Atmosphere, Fisheries, and Coast Guard
Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine the effects of
climate change and ocean acidification on living
marine resoucres.
SR-253

10 a.m.
Appropriations
State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs
Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine proposed budget
estimates for fiscal year 2008 for the Department
of State and foreign operations.
SD-192

2:30 p.m.
Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs
To hold hearings to examine violent Islamist
extremism, focusing on government efforts to
defeat it.
SD-342

2:30 p.m.
Intelligence
To hold closed hearings to examine certain
intelligence matters.
SH-219

Tuesday, May. 15, 2007
2:30 p.m.
Energy and Natural Resources
National Parks Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine S.553, to amend the
Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to designate certain
segments of the Eightmile River in the State of
Connecticut as components of the National Wild
and Scenic Rivers System, S.800, to establish the
Niagara Falls National Heritage Area in the State
of New York, S.916, to modify the boundary of the
Minidoka Internment National Monument, to
establish the Minidoka National Historic Site, to
authorize the Secretary of the Interior to convey
certain land and improvements of the Gooding
Division of the Minidoka Project, Idaho, S.1057,
to amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to
designate certain segments of the New River in
the States of North Carolina and Virginia as a
component of the National Wild and Scenic Rivers
System, S.1209, to provide for the continued
administration of Santa Rosa Island, Channel
Islands National Park, in accordance with the
laws (including regulations) and policies of the
National Park Service, S.1281, to amend the Wild
and Scenic Rivers Act to designate certain rivers
and streams of the headwaters of the Snake River
System as additions to the National Wild and
Scenic River System, H.R.161, to adjust the
boundary of the Minidoka Internment National
Monument to include the Nidoto Nai Yoni Memorial
in Bainbridge Island, Washington, H.R.247, to
designate a Forest Service trail at Waldo Lake in
the Willamette National Forest in the State of
Oregon as a national recreation trail in honor of
Jim Weaver, a former Member of the House of
Representatives, and H.R.376, to authorize the
Secretary of the Interior to conduct a special
resource study to determine the suitability and
feasibility of including the battlefields and
related sites of the First and Second Battles of
Newtonia, Missouri, during the Civil War as part
of Wilson's Creek National Battlefield or
designating the battlefields and related sites as
a separate unit of the National Park System.
SD-366

Wednesday, May. 16, 2007
10 a.m.
Judiciary
To hold hearings to examine rogue online
pharmacies, focusing on the growing problem of
internet drug trafficking.
SD-226

10 a.m.
Veterans' Affairs
To hold hearings to examine the nomination of
Michael K. Kussman, of Massachusetts, to be Under
Secretary for Health of the Department of
Veterans Affairs.
SD-562

2:30 p.m.
Small Business and Entrepreneurship
Business meeting to markup S.1256, to amend the
Small Business Act to reauthorize loan programs
under that Act.
SR-428A

Thursday, May. 17, 2007
10 a.m.
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
To hold hearings to examine violence in the media.
SR-253

10 a.m.
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Surface Transportation and Merchant Marine
Infrastructure, Safety and Security Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine rail safety
reauthorization.
SR-253

Tuesday, May. 22, 2007
10 a.m.
Commerce, Science, and Transportation
Surface Transportation and Merchant Marine
Infrastructure, Safety and Security Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine rail safety
reauthorization.
SR-253

Wednesday, May. 23, 2007
9:30 a.m.
Veterans' Affairs
To hold hearings to examine on health legislation.
SD-562

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