Tuesday, February 4, 2014

Capitol Hill Calendar: February 4-6, 2014


Hearings on Energy and Environment Issues and Legislation

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TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 4, 2014

HOUSE ENERGY AND COMMERCE
Subcommittee on Environment and the Economy
10:00 a.m. 2123 Rayburn
Hearing entitled "Testing of Chemicals and Reporting and Retention of Information under TSCA Sections 4 and 8", 10 a.m.

HOUSE NATURAL RESOURCES
10:00 a.m. 1324 Longworth
Hearing on legislation regarding Strengthening Fishing Communities and Increasing Flexibility in Fisheries Management Act, 10 a.m., 1324 Longworth.

HOUSE RULES
2:00 p.m. H-313 Capitol
Hearing on H.R. 3964, the "Sacramento-San Joaquin Valley Emergency Water Delivery Act"; and H.R. 2954, to authorize Escambia County, Florida, to convey certain property that was formerly part of Santa Rosa Island National Monument and that was conveyed to Escambia County subject to restrictions on use and reconveyance, 2 p.m., H-313 Capitol.

HOUSE SCIENCE, SPACE, AND TECHNOLOGY
Subcommittee on Space
2:00 p.m. 2318 Rayburn
Hearing entitled "Necessary Updates to the Commercial Space Launch Act", 2 p.m.

HOUSE TRANSPORTATION AND INFRASTRUCTURE
Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation
10:00 a.m. 2253 Rayburn (202) 226-3552
Hearing entitled "Finding Your Way: The Future of Federal Aids to Navigation", 10 a.m.

SENATE
10:00 a.m. Senate Chambeer
At approximately 10 a.m., Senate will continue consideration of the conference report to accompany H.R. 2642, Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act, with a vote on adoption of the conference report at approximately 2:35 p.m.
During the balance of the week, Senate may consider any cleared legislative and executive business.

SENATE ENERGY AND NATURAL RESOURCES
10:00 a.m. SD-366
To hold hearings to examine the nominations of Rhea Sun Suh, of Colorado, to be Assistant Secretary for Fish and Wildlife, and Janice Marion Schneider, of New York, to be Assistant Secretary for Land and Mineral Management, both of the Department of the Interior, 10 a.m., SD-366.

SENATE ENVIRONMENT AND PUBLIC WORKS
Subcommittee on Water and Wildlife
10:00 a.m. SD-406
To hold hearings to examine the safety and security of drinking water supplies following the Central West Virginia drinking water crisis, 10 a.m., SD-406.

 
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WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 5, 2014

HOUSE ENERGY AND COMMERCE
Subcommittee on Health
10:00 a.m. 2322 Rayburn
Hearing entitled "Examining the Implementation of the Food Safety Modernization Act", 10 a.m., 2322 Rayburn.

HOUSE NATURAL RESOURCES
Subcommittee on Water and Power
10:00 a.m. 1324 Rayburn 202-225-8331
Hearing on legislation regarding the Accelerated Revenue, Repayment, and Surface Water Storage Enhancement Act; and legislation regarding Water Supply Permitting Coordination Act; and draft discussion to Amend the Secure Water Act of 2009 to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to implement a surface water storage enhancement program, and for other purposes, 10 a.m., 1324 Rayburn.

HOUSE NATURAL RESOURCES
Subcommittee on Indian and Alaska Native Affairs
2:00 p.m. 1324 Longworth 202-225-0691
Hearing on the following measures: H.R. 3110, the "Huna Tlingit Traditional Gull Egg Use Act", and H.R. 3605, the "Sandia Pueblo Settlement Technical Amendment Act", 2 p.m., 1324 Longworth.

HOUSE NATURAL RESOURCES
Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources
2:00 p.m. 1334 Longworth 202-225-9297
Oversight hearing on Energy in America: BLM's Red-Tape Run Around and its Impact on American Energy Production", 2 p.m., 1334 Longworth.

SENATE ENERGY AND NATURAL RESOURCES
9:30 a.m. SD-366
To hold hearings to examine S. 1784, to improve timber management on Oregon and California Railroad and Coos Bay Wagon Road grant land, and S. 1966, to provide for the restoration of the economic and ecological health of National Forest System land and rural communities, 9:30 a.m., SD-366.

SENATE ENVIRONMENT AND PUBLIC WORKS
10:30 a.m. SD-406
Business meeting to consider H.R. 1206, to grant the Secretary of the Interior permanent authority to authorize States to issue electronic duck stamps, S. 741, to extend the authorization of appropriations to carry out approved wetlands conservation D105projects under the North American Wetlands Conservation Act through fiscal year 2017, S. 212, to approve the transfer of Yellow Creek Port properties in Iuka, Mississippi, S. 864, to amend the Safe Drinking Water Act to reauthorize technical assistance to small public water systems, H.R. 724, to amend the Clean Air Act to remove the requirement for dealer certification of new light-duty motor vehicles, S. 51, to reauthorize and amend the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation Establishment Act, S. 970, to amend the Water Resources Research Act of 1984 to reauthorize grants for and require applied water supply research regarding the water resources research and technology institutes established under the Act, S. 898, to authorize the Administrator of General Services to convey a parcel of real property in Albuquerque, New Mexico, to the Amy Biehl High School Foundation, S. 969, to amend the Neotropical Migratory Bird Conservation Act to reauthorize the Act, S. 1077, to amend the Chesapeake Bay Initiative Act of 1998 to provide for the reauthorization of the Chesapeake Bay Gateways and Watertrails Network, S. 1865, to amend the prices set for Federal Migratory Bird Hunting and Conservation Stamps and make limited waivers of stamp requirements for certain users, S. 1451, to provide for environmental restoration activities and forest management activities in the Lake Tahoe Basin, to amend title 18, United States Code, to prohibit the importation or shipment of quagga mussels, S. 1080, to amend and reauthorize certain provisions relating to Long Island Sound restoration and stewardship, and the nominations of Victoria Marie Baecher Wassmer, of Illinois, to be Chief Financial Officer, Thomas A. Burke, of Maryland, to be an Assistant Administrator, and Kenneth J. Kopocis, of Virginia, to be an Assistant Administrator, all of the Environmental Protection Agency, Roy K. J. Williams, of Ohio, to be Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Economic Development, Rhea Sun Suh, of Colorado, to be Assistant Secretary of the Interior for Fish and Wildlife, Richard J. Engler, of New Jersey, to be an Member of the Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board, and proposed resolutions relating to the General Services Administration, 10:30 a.m., SD-406.

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