Scheduled Hearings

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SSSB00 Small Business and Entrepreneurship Thursday 10/11/2018 12:00:00 AM TBA Business meeting to consider S.2679, to provide access to and manage the distribution of excess or surplus property to veteran-owned small businesses, S.3552, to amend the Small Business Act to adjust the real estate appraisal thresholds under the 7(a) program of the Small Business Administration to bring those thresholds into line with the thresholds used by the Federal banking regulators, S.3553, to amend the Small Business Act to adjust the real estate appraisal thresholds under the section 504 program of the Small Business Administration to bring those thresholds into line with the thresholds used by the Federal banking regulators, S.3554, to extend the effective date for the sunset for collateral requirements for Small Business Administration disaster loans, an original bill entitled, "National Guard and Reserve Entrepreneurship Act", and an original bill entitled, "Small Business Runway Extension Act of 2018".
SSAS00 Armed Services Thursday 10/11/2018 9:30:00 AM SVC-217 To receive a closed briefing on the military threat posed by near peer adversaries China and Russia.
SSCM22 Commerce, Science, and Transportation Oceans, Atmosphere, Fisheries, and Coast Guard Subcommittee Thursday 10/11/2018 9:30:00 AM SR-253 Hearings to examine the future of the fleets, focusing on Coast Guard and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration ship recapitalization.
SSBK00 Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Thursday 10/11/2018 10:00:00 AM SD-538 Hearings to examine the cryptocurrency and blockchain ecosystem.
SSEG00 Energy and Natural Resources Thursday 10/11/2018 10:00:00 AM SD-366 Hearings to examine blackstart and other system restoration plans in the electric utility industry.
SSJU00 Judiciary Thursday 10/11/2018 10:00:00 AM SD-226 Business meeting to consider S.2785, to designate foreign persons who improperly interfere in United States elections as inadmissible aliens, S.3178, to amend title 18, United States Code, to specify lynching as a deprivation of civil rights, and the nominations of Jonathan A. Kobes, of South Dakota, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Eighth Circuit, Kenneth D. Bell, to be United States District Judge for the Western District of North Carolina, Stephanie A. Gallagher, to be United States District Judge for the District of Maryland, Mary S. McElroy, to be United States District Judge for the District of Rhode Island, Carl J. Nichols, to be United States District Judge for the District of Columbia, John M. O'Connor, to be United States District Judge for the Northern, Eastern and Western Districts of Oklahoma, and Martha Maria Pacold, Mary M. Rowland, and Steven C. Seeger, each to be a United States District Judge for the Northern District of Illinois.
SSFR00 Foreign Relations Thursday 10/11/2018 10:30:00 AM SD-419 Hearings to examine the nominations of John Mark Pommersheim, of Florida, to be Ambassador to the Republic of Tajikistan, William H. Moser, of North Carolina, to be Ambassador to the Republic of Kazakhstan, and Donald Armin Blome, of Illinois, to be Ambassador to the Republic of Tunisia, all of the Department of State.
SLIN00 Intelligence Thursday 10/11/2018 2:00:00 PM SH-219 To receive a closed briefing on certain intelligence matters.
SSGA00 Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Monday 10/15/2018 12:00:00 AM S-216 Business meeting to consider the nominations of Steven Dillingham, of Virginia, to be Director of the Census, Department of Commerce, and Michael Kubayanda, of Ohio, to be a Commissioner of the Postal Regulatory Commission.
SSEG00 Energy and Natural Resources Tuesday 10/16/2018 10:00:00 AM SD-366 Hearings to examine the nominations of Rita Baranwal, of Pennsylvania, to be an Assistant Secretary of Energy (Nuclear Energy), Bernard L. McNamee, of Virginia, to be a Member of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, and Raymond David Vela, of Texas, to be Director of the National Park Service, Department of the Interior.
SSGA00 Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Wednesday 10/17/2018 10:00:00 AM SD-342 Hearings to examine the nomination of Ronald D. Vitiello, of Illinois, to be an Assistant Secretary of Homeland Security.
SSJU00 Judiciary Wednesday 10/17/2018 10:00:00 AM SD-226 Hearings to examine pending nominations.
SLIA00 Indian Affairs Wednesday 10/17/2018 2:30:00 PM SD-628 Hearings to examine S.2788, to repeal the Act entitled "An Act to confer jurisdiction on the State of North Dakota over offenses committed by or against Indians on the Devils Lake Indian Reservation", H.R.2606, to amend the Act of August 4, 1947 (commonly known as the Stigler Act), with respect to restrictions applicable to Indians of the Five Civilized Tribes of Oklahoma, and H.R.4032, to confirm undocumented Federal rights-of-way or easements on the Gila River Indian Reservation, clarify the northern boundary of the Gila River Indian Community's Reservation, to take certain land located in Maricopa County and Pinal County, Arizona, into trust for the benefit of the Gila River Indian Community.
SSAS20 Armed Services Emerging Threats and Capabilities Subcommittee Wednesday 10/17/2018 3:00:00 PM SR-222 Hearings to examine implications of China's presence and investment in Africa.
SSBK00 Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Thursday 10/18/2018 10:00:00 AM SD-538 An oversight hearing to examine pilot programs at Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.
SSGA01 Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Investigations Subcommittee Thursday 10/18/2018 10:00:00 AM SD-342 Hearings to examine combating the opioid crisis, focusing on the price increase of an opioid overdose reversal drug and the cost to the United States healthcare system.