This Week in Committee


A sampling of House committee hearings and markups this week:

Fiscal 2008 Appropriations: Defense
House Appropriations – Subcommittee on Defense
Subcommittee Hearing
April 30, 1:30 p.m

Spyware Prevention and Securing Aircraft Cockpits
House Judiciary – Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism and Homeland Security
Subcommittee Markup
May 1, Time TBA

Fiscal 2008 Budget: Intelligence
House Select Intelligence Committee
Full Committee Markup
May 1, Time TBA

FDA Mission
House Oversight and Government Reform Committee
Full Committee Hearing
UPDATED: May 1, 1 p.m.

Witness Subpoena for Investigation into the Firing of U.S. Attorneys
House Judiciary – Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
Subcommittee Markup
May 1, 10 a.m.

Women’s Health Issues
House Energy and Commerce – Subcommittee on Health
Subcommittee Hearing
May 1, 10 a.m.

Bankruptcy Act Overview
House Judiciary – Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
Subcommittee Hearing
May 1, 10:30 a.m.

Rural Broadband Programs
House Agriculture – Subcommittee on Specialty Crops, Rural Development and Foreign Agriculture
Subcommittee Hearing
May 1, 1 p.m.

Paying for A College Education
House Education and Labor – Subcommittee on Higher Education, Lifelong Learning, and Competitiveness
Subcommittee Hearing
May 1, 1:30 p.m.

Human Rights Report
House Foreign Affairs – Subcommittee on International Organizations, Human Rights, and Oversight
Subcommittee Hearing
May 1, 2 p.m.

NASA Space Science
House Science and Technology – Subcommittee on Space and Aeronautics
Subcommittee Hearing
May 2, 10 a.m.

Entrepreneurial Assistance For Veterans
House Small Business – Subcommittee on Investigations and Oversight
Subcommittee Hearing
May 2, 10 a.m.

Release of Social Security Numbers by Department of Agriculture
House Agriculture Committee
Full Committee Hearing
May 2, 1 p.m.

Adequacy of Dental Programs for Medicaid-Eligible Children
House Oversight and Government Reform – Subcommittee on Domestic Policy
Subcommittee Oversight Hearing
May 2, 2 p.m.

Access to Generic Drugs
House Energy and Commerce – Subcommittee on Commerce, Trade and Consumer Protection
Subcommittee Hearing
May 2, 3 p.m.

Fiscal 2008 Defense Authorization: Terrorism and Capabilities
House Armed Services – Subcommittee on Terrorism, Unconventional Threats and Capabilities
Subcommittee Markup
May 3, 9 a.m.

Investigation into the Firing of U.S. Attorneys
House Judiciary – Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
Subcommittee Hearing
May 3, 9:30 a.m.

Arab Opinion of the United States
House Foreign Affairs – Subcommittee on International Organizations, Human Rights, and Oversight; House Foreign Affairs – Subcommittee on Middle East and South Asia
Subcommittee Joint Hearing
May 3, 9:30 a.m.

Economic Development Programs
House Transportation and Infrastructure – Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management
Subcommittee Hearing
May 3, 10 a.m.

Impact of Renewable Energy Production in Rural America
House Small Business Committee
Full Committee Hearing
May 3, 10 a.m.

Endangered Species Treaty Meeting
House Natural Resources – Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, and Oceans
Subcommittee Oversight Hearing
May 3, 10 a.m.

Contaminated Imported Ingredients
House Agriculture Committee
Full Committee Hearing
May 3, 10 a.m.

Medicare Programs for Low-Income Beneficiaries
House Ways and Means – Subcommittee on Health
Subcommittee Hearing
May 3, 10 a.m.

Fiscal 2008 Defense Authorization: Readiness
House Armed Services – Subcommittee on Readiness
Subcommittee Markup
May 3, 1 p.m.

Changes in U.S. Global Climate Change Research Program
House Science and Technology – Subcommittee on Energy and Environment
Subcommittee Hearing
May 3, 2 p.m.

Accelerated Education Benefits for Veterans
House Veterans’ Affairs – Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
Subcommittee Hearing
May 3, 2 p.m.

Retirement Security
House Education and Labor – Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions
Subcommittee Hearing
May 3, 2 p.m.

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