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Committee Meeting Calendar

Committees conduct their business during hearings, mark-up sessions, and other business meetings. All times are in Eastern Time when the meeting is in Washington, D.C. Shaded meetings were posted within the last 36 hours. (Source: the Senate and docs.House.gov)

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10 a.m.

House Committee on Homeland Security: Subcommittee on Emergency Preparedness, Response, and Communications

“Securing Our Communities: Federal Support to High-Risk Urban Areas.”

5 p.m.


Location: SD-419

Senate Committee on Foreign Relations

Business meeting to consider the nomination of Mike Pompeo, of Kansas, to be Secretary of State, and routine lists in the Foreign Service.

9:30 a.m.


Location: SD-G50

Senate Committee on Armed Services

Hearings to examine the posture of the Department of the Air Force in review of the Defense Authorization Request for fiscal year 2019 and the Future Years Defense Program.

10 a.m.


Location: SR-328A

Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry

Hearings to examine the state of rural America.


Location: SD-192

Senate Committee on Appropriations: Subcommittee on Department of Defense

Hearings to examine proposed budget estimates and justification for fiscal year 2019 for the Navy and Marine Corps.


Location: SD-366

Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources

Hearings to examine President's proposed budget request for fiscal year 2019 for the Forest Service.


Location: SD-419

Senate Committee on Foreign Relations

Business meeting to consider pending calendar business; to be immediately followed by a hearing to examine the nominations of Harry B. Harris, Jr., of Florida, to be Ambassador to the Commonwealth of Australia, Jonathan R. Cohen, of California, to be the Deputy Representative to the United Nations, with the rank and status of Ambassador, and the Deputy Representative in the Security Council of the United Nations, and to be Representative to the Sessions of the General Assembly of the United Nations, during his tenure of service as Deputy Representative to the United Nations, and Jackie Wolcott, of Virginia, to be Representative to the Vienna Office of the United Nations, with the rank of Ambassador, and to be Representative to the International Atomic Energy Agency, with the rank of Ambassador, all of the Department of State.


Location: SD-430

Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

Business meeting to consider S.2680, to address the opioid crisis, S.2315, to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to clarify the regulatory framework with respect to certain nonprescription drugs that are marketed without an approved new drug application, S.2597, to amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize the program of payments to children's hospitals that operate graduate medical education programs, S.382, to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to develop a voluntary registry to collect data on cancer incidence among firefighters, and the nominations of Sharon Fast Gustafson, of Virginia, to be General Counsel of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission for a term of four years, Jon Parrish Peede, of Mississippi, to be Chairperson of the National Endowment for the Humanities for a term of four years, and any pending nominations.


Location: SD-342

Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

Hearings to examine mitigating America's cybersecurity risk.


Location: SD-226

Senate Committee on the Judiciary

Hearings to examine the plight of international parental child abduction and its effect on American families.

2:30 p.m.


Location: SD-124

Senate Committee on Appropriations: Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies

Hearings to examine proposed budget estimates and justification for fiscal year 2019 for the Food and Drug Administration.


Location: SD-192

Senate Committee on Appropriations: Subcommittee on State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs

Hearings to examine proposed budget estimates and justification for fiscal year 2019 for the United States Agency for International Development.


Location: SR-253

Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation: Subcommittee on Surface Transportation and Merchant Marine Infrastructure, Safety and Security

Hearings to examine maritime transportation, focusing on opportunities and challenges.


Location: SD-215

Senate Committee on Finance

Hearings to examine early impressions of the new tax law.


Location: SH-219

Senate Select Committee on Intelligence

Closed hearings to examine certain intelligence matters.

5 p.m.


Location: CAPITOL H-313

House Committee on Rules

H.R. 4—FAA Reauthorization Act of 2018; H.R. 3144—To provide for operations of the Federal Columbia River Power System pursuant to a certain operation plan for a specified period of time, and for other purposes

9:45 a.m.


Location: SD-106

Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation

Business meeting to consider S.2369, to authorize aboriginal subsistence whaling pursuant to the regulations of the International Whaling Commission, S.2511, to require the Under Secretary of Commerce for Oceans and Atmosphere to carry out a program on coordinating the assessment and acquisition by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration of unmanned maritime systems, to make available to the public data collected by the Administration using such systems, an original bill entitled, "MARAD Reauthorization", and the nominations of Vice Admiral Karl L. Schultz, to be Admiral and to be Commandant, and Vice Admiral Charles W. Ray, to be Vice Commandant, both of the Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security, Patrick Fuchs, of Wisconsin, and Michelle A. Schultz, of Pennsylvania, both to be a Member of the Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation, Rebecca Kelly Slaughter, of Maryland, to be a Federal Trade Commissioner, Rubydee Calvert, of Wyoming, and Laura Gore Ross, of New York, both to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, and Alan E. Cobb, of Kansas, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority.

11:30 a.m.


Location: RHOB 2360

House Committee on Small Business

American Infrastructure and the Small Business Perspective

1 p.m.


Location: CAPITOL H-140

House Committee on Appropriations: Subcommittee on Defense

FY 2019 Department of Defense Posture and Budget (CLOSED)


Location: CAPITOL HT-2

House Committee on Appropriations: Subcommittee on Legislative Branch

FY2019 Budget U.S. Government Accountability Office


Location: SH-216

Joint Economic Committee

Hearings to examine how the innovation economy leads to growth.

2 p.m.


Location: CAPITOL HT-2

House Committee on Appropriations: Subcommittee on Legislative Branch

FY 2019 Library of Congress


Location: RHOB 2358-A

House Committee on Appropriations: Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies

FY 2019 Office of Housing and Federal Housing Administration


Location: CAPITOL HVC-210

House Committee on Homeland Security: Subcommittee on Border and Maritime Security

"Border Security, Commerce and Travel: Commissioner McAleenan’s Vision for the Future of CBP"


Location: LHOB 1324

House Committee on Natural Resources

The Weaponization of the National Environmental Policy Act and the Implications of Environmental Lawfare


Location: LHOB 1100

House Committee on Ways and Means: Subcommittee on Trade

the Opioid Crisis: Stopping the Flow of Synthetic Opioids in the International Mail System


Location: SD-430

Senate Committee on Appropriations: Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development

Hearings to examine proposed budget estimates and justification for fiscal year 2019 for the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.

2:30 p.m.


Location: SD-192

Senate Committee on Appropriations: Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies

Hearings to examine proposed budget estimates and justification for fiscal year 2019 for the Department of Justice.


Location: SR-253

Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation: Subcommittee on Oceans, Atmosphere, Fisheries, and Coast Guard

Hearings to examine enhancing the Marine Mammal Protection Act.


Location: SD-628

Senate Committee on Indian Affairs

Hearings to examine H.R.597, to take lands in Sonoma County, California, into trust as part of the reservation of the Lytton Rancheria of California, and H.R.1491, to reaffirm the action of the Secretary of the Interior to take land into trust for the benefit of the Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Mission Indians.


Location: SD-226

Senate Committee on the Judiciary

Hearings to examine the nominations of Andrew S. Oldham, of Texas, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Fifth Circuit, Alan D. Albright, to be United States District Judge for the Western District of Texas, Thomas S. Kleeh, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of West Virginia, Peter J. Phipps, to be United States District Judge for the Western District of Pennsylvania, and Michael J. Truncale, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Texas.


Location: SD-G50

Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs

Hearings to examine the nomination of Ronny Lynn Jackson, of Texas, to be Secretary of Veterans Affairs.

3 p.m.


Location: CAPITOL HT-2

House Committee on Appropriations: Subcommittee on Legislative Branch

FY 2019 U.S. House of Representatives


Location: SD-342

Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

Hearings to examine the nomination of Christopher Krebs, of Virginia, to be Under Secretary for National Protection and Programs, Department of Homeland Security.

3:30 p.m.


Location: SR-301

Senate Committee on Rules and Administration

Business meeting to markup S.Res.355, improving procedures for the consideration of nominations in the Senate.


Location: SR-428A

Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship

Hearings to examine preparing small businesses for cybersecurity success.

8 a.m.


Location: CHOB 334

House Committee on Veterans' Affairs

Pending Legislation


Location: CHOB 334

House Committee on Veterans' Affairs

Committee Business Meeting to assign new committee member

9 a.m.


Location: RHOB 2212

House Committee on Armed Services: Subcommittee on Readiness

Markup of H.R. 5515 - National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019


Location: CAPITOL HVC-304

House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence: Subcommittee on Central Intelligence Agency

CIA Subcommittee Hearing: Fiscal Year 2019 Budget Hearing (closed)

9:30 a.m.


Location: RHOB 2362-B

House Committee on Appropriations: Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government

FY 2019 U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission


Location: RHOB 2175

House Committee on Education and the Workforce: Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions

“Worker-Management Relations: Examining the Need to Modernize Federal Labor Law”


Location: SH-216

Senate Committee on Armed Services

Hearings to examine the Department of Defense budget posture in review of the Defense Authorization Request for fiscal year 2019 and the Future Years Defense Program.

10 a.m.


Location: RHOB 2362-A

House Committee on Appropriations: Subcommittee on State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs

FY 2019 Budget Request for the United States Agency for International Development (USAID)


Location: RHOB 2118

House Committee on Armed Services: Subcommittee on Emerging Threats and Capabilities

Markup of H.R. 5515 - National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019


Location: RHOB 2123

House Committee on Energy and Commerce: Subcommittee on Environment

The Fiscal Year 2019 Environmental Protection Agency Budget


Location: RHOB 2172

House Committee on Foreign Affairs

H.R. ____


Location: CAPITOL HVC-210

House Committee on Homeland Security

“Strengthening the Safety and Security of Our Nation: The President’s FY2019 Budget Request for the Department of Homeland Security,”


Location: RHOB 2141

House Committee on the Judiciary

Filtering Practices of Social Media Platforms


Location: RHOB 2154

House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform

“Waste and Inefficiency in the Federal Government: GAO's 2018 Duplication Report”


Location: RHOB 2318

House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology: Subcommittee on Environment

Surveying the Space Weather Landscape


Location: RHOB 2360

House Committee on Small Business: Subcommittee on Contracting and Workforce

No Man’s Land: Middle-Market Challenges for Small Business Graduates


Location: LHOB 1100

House Committee on Ways and Means: Subcommittee on Health

Innovation in Health Care


Location: SD-192

Senate Committee on Appropriations: Subcommittee on Department of Defense

Hearings to examine proposed budget estimates and justification for fiscal year 2019 for the Defense Health Program.


Location: SD-342

Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs: Subcommittee on Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations

An oversight hearing to examine Department of Health and Human Services and Department of Homeland Security efforts to protect unaccompanied alien children from human trafficking and abuse.


Location: SD-226

Senate Committee on the Judiciary

Business meeting to consider S.2644, to ensure independent investigations and judicial review of the removal of a special counsel, and S.2559, to amend title 17, United States Code, to implement the Marrakesh Treaty.

10:30 a.m.


Location: SD-138

Senate Committee on Appropriations: Subcommittee on Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies

Hearings to examine proposed Department of Defense budget estimates and justification for fiscal year 2019 for military construction and family housing.

11 a.m.


Location: RHOB 2212

House Committee on Armed Services: Subcommittee on Military Personnel

Markup of H.R. 5515 - National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019

12:30 p.m.


Location: RHOB 2118

House Committee on Armed Services: Subcommittee on Tactical Air and Land Forces

Markup of H.R. 5515 - National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019

1 p.m.


Location: RHOB 2200

House Committee on Foreign Affairs: Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats

Mass Migration in Europe: Assimilation, Integration, and Security

1:30 p.m.


Location: RHOB 2212

House Committee on Armed Services: Subcommittee on Seapower and Projection Forces

Markup of H.R. 5515 - National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019

2 p.m.


Location: RHOB 2358-A

House Committee on Appropriations: Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government

FY 2019 Hearing Federal Communications Commission (FCC)


Location: RHOB 2007

House Committee on Appropriations: Subcommittee on Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies

FY 2019 Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)


Location: RHOB 2172

House Committee on Foreign Affairs: Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation, and Trade

Grading Counterterrorism Cooperation with the GCC States


Location: SH-219

Senate Select Committee on Intelligence

To receive a closed briefing regarding certain intelligence matters.

3 p.m.


Location: RHOB 2118

House Committee on Armed Services: Subcommittee on Strategic Forces

Markup of H.R. 5515 - National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2019

3:30 p.m.


Location: RHOB 2359

House Committee on Appropriations: Subcommittee on Homeland Security

FY 2019 Homeland Member Day

9 a.m.


Location: RHOB 2123

House Committee on Energy and Commerce: Subcommittee on Digital Commerce and Consumer Protection

Do Not Call: Combating Robocalls and Caller ID Spoofing

10 a.m.


Location: SD-226

Senate Committee on the Judiciary

Hearings to examine pending nominations.

10 a.m.


Location: CHOB 334

House Committee on Veterans' Affairs

Member Day: Testimony and Proposals on the Department of Veterans Affairs