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7/19/2013  

Over-Criminalization Task Force Hearing

9:00 a.m. in the 2237 Rayburn House Office Building

Subject: Mens Rea: The Need for a Meaningful Intent Requirement in Federal Criminal Law

By Direction of the Chairman

7/18/2013

 

 

Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial and Antitrust Law

2:00 p.m. in the 2237 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 2122, the "Regulatory Accountability Act of 2013"; and, H.R. 2641, the "Responsibly And Professionally Invigorating Development Act of 2013"

By Direction of the Chairman

7/18/2013

 

 

Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice

10:00 a.m. 11:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Subject: The Voting Rights Act after the Supreme Court's Decision in Shelby County


By Direction of the Chairman

7/17/2013

 

 

Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice

2:00 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 2655, the "Lawsuit Abuse Reduction Act of 2013"


By Direction of the Chairman

7/17/2013

 

 

Full Committee

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Subject: Oversight of the Administration's use of FISA Authorities


By Direction of the Chairman

7/11/2013

 

 

Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial and Antitrust Law

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Subject: H.R. ___, the "Responsibly And Professionally Invigorating Development Act of 2013"


By Direction of the Chairman

7/10/2013

 

 

Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial and Antitrust Law Markup

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 1493, the "Sunshine for Regulatory Decrees and Settlements Act of 2013"; and, H.R. 2542, the "Regulatory Flexibility Improvements Act of 2013 "


By Direction of the Chairman

7/9/2013

 

 

Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial and Antitrust Law

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Subject: H.R. 2122, the "Regulatory Accountability Act of 2013"


By Direction of the Chairman

6/28/2013

 

 

Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial and Antitrust Law

9:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Subject: H.R. 2542, the "Regulatory Flexibility Improvements Act of 2013"


By Direction of the Chairman

6/27/2013

 

 

Full Committee Markup

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 1772, the "Legal Workforce Act"; and, H.R. 2131, the "Supplying Knowledge-based Immigrants and Lifting Levels of STEM Visas Act" (The SKILLS Visa Act)


By Direction of the Chairman

6/26/2013

 

 

Full Committee Markup

11:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 1772, the "Legal Workforce Act"; and, H.R. 2131, the "Supplying Knowledge-based Immigrants and Lifting Levels of STEM Visas Act" (The SKILLS Visa Act)


By Direction of the Chairman

6/19/2013

 

 

Full Committee

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 1773, the "Agricultural Guestworker Act"


By Direction of the Chairman

6/18/2013

 

 

Full Committee

10:15 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 2278, the "Strengthen and Fortify Enforcement Act" (The SAFE Act)


By Direction of the Chairman

6/14/2013

 

 

Over-Criminalization Task Force

9:00 a.m. in the 2237 Rayburn House Office Building

Subject: Defining the Problem and Scope of Over-criminalization and Over-federalization


By Direction of the Chairman

6/13/2013

 

 

Full Committee

2:00 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Subject: H.R. 2278, the "Strengthen and Fortify Enforcement Act" (The SAFE Act)


By Direction of the Chairman

6/13/2013

 

 

Full Committee

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Subject: Oversight Hearing on the Federal Bureau of Investigation


By Direction of the Chairman

6/12/2013

 

 

Full Committee Markup

10:15 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 1797, the "District of Columbia Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act" as amended and reported to the Full Committee by the Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice; and, H.R. 1944, the "Private Property Rights Protection Act of 2013"


By Direction of the Chairman

6/6/2013

 

 

Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property and the Internet

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Subject: H.R. 1123, the "Unlocking Consumer Choice and Wireless Competition Act"


By Direction of the Chairman

6/5/2013

 

 

Full Committee Markup

2:00 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 1947, the "Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013"


By Direction of the Chairman

6/5/2013

 

 

Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial and Antitrust Law

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Subject: H.R. 1493, the "Sunshine for Regulatory Decrees and Settlements Act of 2013"


By Direction of the Chairman

6/4/2013

 

 

Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice

1:00 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 1797, the "District of Columbia Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act"; and, H.R. 1944, the "Private Property Rights Protection Act of 2013"


By Direction of the Chairman

6/4/2013

 

 

Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security and Investigations

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Subject: The Department of Justice's Handling of Known or Suspected Terrorists Admitted into the Federal Witness Security Program


By Direction of the Chairman

5/23/2013

 

 

Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Subject: H.R. 1797, the "District of Columbia Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act"


By Direction of the Chairman

5/22/2013

 

 

Full Committee

2:00 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Subject: S. 744 and the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986: Lessons Learned or Mistakes Repeated?


By Direction of the Chairman

5/22/2013

 

 

Full Committee

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Subject: Protecting U.S. Citizens' Constitutional Rights During the War on Terror


By Direction of the Chairman

5/21/2013

 

 

Full Committee

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 982, the "Furthering Asbestos Claim Transparency (FACT) Act of 2013"


By Direction of the Chairman

5/17/2013

 

 

Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security and Investigations

9:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Subject: Eyes in the Sky: The Domestic Use of Unmanned Aerial Systems


By Direction of the Chairman

5/16/2013

 

 

Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security

Immediately Following Subcommittee Hearing on H.R. 1772 in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Subject: H.R. 1773, the "Agricultural Guestworker Act"


By Direction of the Chairman

5/16/2013

 

 

Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security

Immediately Following Subcommittee Meeting in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Subject: H.R. 1772, the "Legal Workforce Act"


By Direction of the Chairman

5/16/2013

 

 

Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Meeting to: Request Department of Homeland Security Departmental Reports on the Beneficiaries of H.R. 306, for the relief of Corina De Chalup Turcinovic; H.R. 977, for the relief of Esther Njeri Karinge; H.R. 1023, for the Relief of Maria Carmen Castro Ramirez and J. Refugio Carreno Rojas; and, H.R. 1207, Private Bill for the Relief of Allan Bolor Kelley


By Direction of the Chairman

5/16/2013

 

 

Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property and the Internet

2:00 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Subject: A Case Study for Consensus Building: The Copyright Principles Project


By Direction of the Chairman

5/15/2013

 

 

Full Committee

1:00 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Subject: Oversight of the United States Department of Justice


By Direction of the Chairman

5/8/2013

 

 

***Hearing Postponed***

Full Committee

1:00 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Subject: Protecting U.S. Citizens' Constitutional Rights During the War on Terror


By Direction of the Chairman

5/7/2013

 

 

Full Committee Markup

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup ofResolution, To Create an Over-Criminalization Task Force; H.R. 180, the “National Blue Alert Act of 2013”; and, H.Res. 196, Supporting the Sixth Amendment to the United States Constitution, the right to counsel


By Direction of the Chairman

5/7/2013

 

 

Committee on the Judiciary Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice and Committee on Oversight and Government Reform Subcommittee on Economic Growth, Job Creation and Regulatory Affairs

10:00 a.m. in the 2154 Rayburn House Office Building

Subject: DOJ's Quid Pro Quo with St. Paul: A Whistleblower's Perspective


By Direction of the Chairman

4/25/2013

 

 

Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property and the Internet

1:30 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Subject: An Examination of the Judicial Conduct and Disability System


By Direction of the Chairman

4/25/2013

 

 

Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice

11:30 a.m. in the 2237 Rayburn House Office Building

Subject: H. J. Res. ___, the "Victims' Rights Amendment"


By Direction of the Chairman

4/25/2013

 

 

Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security and Investigations

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Subject: The Electronic Communications Privacy Act (ECPA), Part 2: Geolocation Privacy and Surveillance


By Direction of the Chairman

4/18/2013

 

 

Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice

9:00 a.m. 10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Subject: H.R. ___, the "Private Property Rights Protection Act"


By Direction of the Chairman

4/17/2013

 

 

***Meeting Canceled***

Full Committee

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Meeting to: Authorize the Chairman to issue a subpoena to the U.S. Department of Justice


By Direction of the Chairman

4/16/2013

 

 

Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property and the Internet

2:00 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Abusive Patent Litigation: The Issues Impacting American Competitiveness and Job Creation at the International Trade Commission and Beyond


By Direction of the Chairman

4/16/2013

 

 

Full Committee

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Subject: Mismanagement at the Civil Rights Division of the Department of Justice


By Direction of the Chairman

4/11/2013

 

 

Full Committee

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 367, the "Regulations From the Executive in Need of Scrutiny Act of 2013"


By Direction of the Chairman

4/10/2013

 

 

Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security and Investigations

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Subject: Luxury Jets and Empty Prisons: Wasteful and Duplicative Spending at the Department of Justice


By Direction of the Chairman

3/20/2013

 

 

Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property and the Internet

3:30 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Subject: The Register's Call for Updates to U.S. Copyright Law


By Direction of the Chairman

3/20/2013

 

 

Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial and Antitrust Law

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 367, the "Regulations From the Executive in Need of Scrutiny Act of 2013"; and, H.R. 982, the "Furthering Asbestos Claim Transparency (FACT) Act of 2012"


By Direction of the Chairman

3/19/2013

 

 

Full Committee

1:00 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Subject: The Release of Criminal Detainees by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement: Policy or Politics?


By Direction of the Chairman

3/19/2013

 

 

Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security and Investigations

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Subject: ECPA Part 1: Lawful Access to Stored Content


By Direction of the Chairman

3/14/2013

 

 

Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security

1:30 p.m. in the 2237 Rayburn House Office Building

Subject: The Separation of Nuclear Families under U.S. Immigration Law


By Direction of the Chairman

3/14/2013

 

 

Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security

1:30 p.m. in the 2237 Rayburn House Office Building

Meeting to: Adopt Rules of Procedure and Statement of Policy for Private Immigration Bills, Rules of Procedure for Private Claims Bills, and Statement of Policy on Federal Charters


By Direction of the Chairman

3/14/2013

 

 

Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property and the Internet

11:30 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Abusive Patent Litigation: The Impact on American Innovation & Jobs, and Potential Solutions


By Direction of the Chairman

3/14/2013

 

 

Full Committee Markup

9:30 a.m. 10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 1067, To enact title 36, United States Code, "Patriotic and National Observances, Ceremonies, and Organizations", as positive law; H.R. 1068, To enact title 54, United States Code, "National Park System", as positive law; H.R. 258, the "Stolen Valor Act of 2013"; and, H.R. 1073, the "Nuclear Terrorism Conventions Implementation and Safety of Maritime Navigation Act of 2013"


By Direction of the Chairman

3/13/2013

 

 

Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial and Antitrust Law

2:30 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Subject: H.R. 982, "Furthering Asbestos Claim Transparency (FACT) Act of 2013"


By Direction of the Chairman

3/13/2013

 

 

Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security and Investigations

10:00 a.m. 11:30 a.m. in the 2237 Rayburn House Office Building

Subject: Investigating and Prosecuting 21st Century Cyber Threats


By Direction of the Chairman

3/13/2013

 

 

Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Subject: Examination of Litigation Abuses


By Direction of the Chairman

3/7/2013

 

 

Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property and the Internet

***Hearing Postponed***

9:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "Abusive Patent Litigation: The Impact on American Innovation & Jobs, and Potential Solutions"


By Direction of the Chairman

3/5/2013

 

 

Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice

2:00 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Subject: Excessive Litigation's Impact on America's Global Competitiveness


By Direction of the Chairman

3/5/2013

 

 

Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial and Antitrust Law

11:30 a.m. in the 2237 Rayburn House Office Building

Subject: H.R. 367, the "REINS Act: Promoting Jobs, Growth and American Competitiveness"


By Direction of the Chairman

3/5/2013

 

 

Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Subject: Hearing on Enhancing American Competitiveness through Skilled Immigration


By Direction of the Chairman

2/28/2013

 

 

Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial and Antitrust Law

9:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Subject: "The Obama Administration's Regulatory War on Jobs, the Economy, and America's Global Competitiveness"


By Direction of the Chairman

2/27/2013

 

 

Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security

2:30 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Subject: How E-Verify Works and How it Benefits American Employers and Workers


By Direction of the Chairman

2/27/2013

 

 

Full Committee

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Subject: Drones and the War On Terror: When Can the U.S. Target Alleged American Terrorists Overseas?


By Direction of the Chairman

2/26/2013

 

 

Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security

2:00 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Subject: Hearing on Agricultural Labor: From H-2A to a Workable Agricultural Guestworker Program


By Direction of the Chairman

2/26/2013

 

 

Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial and Antitrust Law

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Subject: Competition and Bankruptcy in the Airline Industry: The Proposed Merger of American Airlines and US Airways


By Direction of the Chairman

2/14/2013

 

 

Full Committee

9:30 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Subject: Meeting to adopt the Judiciary Committee Oversight Plan for the 113th Congress


By Direction of the Chairman

2/5/2013

 

 

Full Committee

10:00 a.m. 10:15 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Subject: America's Immigration System: Opportunities for Legal Immigration and Enforcement of Laws against Illegal Immigration


By Direction of the Chairman

1/23/2013

 

 

Full Committee Organizational Meeting

11:30 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Subject: Adoption of Committee Rules Ratification of Subcommittee chairmanships and membership


By Direction of the Chairman

11/28/2012

 

Subcommittee on Intellectual Property, Competition and the Internet

11:30 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "Music Licensing Part One: Legislation in the 112th Congress"


By Direction of the Chairman

9/20/2012

 

 

Subcommittee on Intellectual Property, Competition and the Internet

2:00 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "International IP Enforcement: Opening Markets Abroad and Protecting Innovation"


By Direction of the Chairman

9/20/2012

 

 

Full Committee

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Subject: Regulation Nation: The Obama Administration's Regulatory Expansion vs. Jobs and Economic Recovery


By Direction of the Chairman

9/12/2012

 

 

Full Committee

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Subject: The Obama Administration's Abuse of Power


By Direction of the Chairman

8/2/2012

 

 

Subcommittee on the Constitution

10:30 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H. R. 997, the "English Language Unity Act of 2011"


By Direction of the Chairman

8/1/2012

 

 

Subcommittee on Intellectual Property, Competition and the Internet

2:30 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 3889, the "Promoting Automotive Repair, Trade, and Sales Act" ("PARTS Act")


By Direction of the Chairman

8/1/2012

 

 

Full Committee Markup

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 6215, To amend the Trademark Act of 1946 to correct an error in the provisions relating to remedies for dilution; H.R. 6189, the "Reporting Efficiency Improvement Act"; H.R. 4305, the "Child and Elderly Missing Alert Program"; H.R. 6185, To improve security at State and local courthouses; H.R. 2800, the "Missing Alzheimer's Disease Patient Alert Program Reauthorization of 2011"; H.R. 1775, the "Stolen Valor Act of 2011"; and, S. 285, For the relief of Sopuruchi Chukwueke


By Direction of the Chairman

7/26/2012

 

 

Subcommittee on the Constitution

9:30 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Oversight Hearing on the U.S. Department of Justice Civil Rights Division


By Direction of the Chairman

7/25/2012

 

 

Subcommittee on Intellectual Property, Competition, and the Internet

12:00 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "Cloud Computing: An Overview of the Technology and the Issues facing American Innovators"


By Direction of the Chairman

7/25/2012

 

 

Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "Beyond the Streets: America's Evolving Gang Threat"


By Direction of the Chairman

7/24/2012

 

 

Subcommittee on Immigration Policy and Enforcement

2:00 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "The Aftermath of Fraud by Immigration Attorneys"


By Direction of the Chairman

7/24/2012

 

 

Full Committee

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 3179, the "Marketplace Equity Act of 2011"


By Direction of the Chairman

7/20/2012

*Hearing Postponed*

 

Subcommittee on Courts, Commercial and Administrative Law

9:30 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "The Supreme Court's Decision in Stern v. Marshall: Its Effects on Bankruptcy Administration and Possible Congressional Responses"


By Direction of the Chairman

7/19/2012

 

 

Full Committee

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Oversight of the Department of Homeland Security


By Direction of the Chairman

7/18/2012

 

 

Full Committee Markup

2:00 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 6062, To reauthorize the Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program through fiscal year 2017; H.R. 3796, the "Adam Walsh Reauthorization Act of 2012"; and, H.R. 3803, the "District of Columbia Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act"


By Direction of the Chairman

7/18/2012

 

 

Subcommittee on the Constitution

12:30 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.J.Res. 110, an Amendment to the Constitution Concerning Parental Rights and Education


By Direction of the Chairman

7/18/2012

 

Subcommittee on Intellectual Property, Competition and the Internet

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "The International Trade Commission and Patent Disputes"


By Direction of the Chairman

7/12/2012

 

 

Subcommittee on Courts, Commercial and Administrative Law

9:30 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "Clearing the Way for Jobs and Growth: Retrospective Review to Reduce Red Tape and Regulations"


By Direction of the Chairman

7/11/2012

 

 

Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: National Security Leaks and the Law


By Direction of the Chairman

7/10/2012

 

 

Subcommittee on Intellectual Property, Competition, and the Internet

3:00 p.m. 4:00 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "The Dodd-Frank Act's Effects on Financial Services Competition"


By Direction of the Chairman

7/10/2012

 

 

Full Committee Markup

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 3796, the "Adam Walsh Reauthorization Act of 2012"; H.R. 4362, the "Stopping Tax Offenders and Prosecuting Identity Theft Act of 2012"; H.R. 6063, the "Child Protection Act of 2012"; H.R. 6029, the "Foreign and Economic Espionage Penalty Enhancement Act of 2012"; H.R. ____, the "Intellectual Property Attaché Act"; H.R. 6062, the "Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Reauthorization Act of 2012";; H.R. 1950, To enact title 54, United States Code, "National Park System", as positive law; H.R. 6080, To make improvements in the enactment of title 41, United States Code, into a positive law title and to improve the Code; and, H.R. 3803, the "District of Columbia Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act"


By Direction of the Chairman

6/28/2012

 

 

Full Committee Markup

12:00 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 1860, the “Digital Goods and Services Tax Fairness Act of 2011”; H.R. 823, For the relief of Maria Carmen Castro Ramirez and J. Refugio Carreno Rojas; H.R. 316, For the relief of Esther Karinge; H.R. 794, For the relief of Allan Bolor Kelley; H.R. 357, For the relief of Corina de Chalup Turcinovic; H.R. 824, For the relief of Daniel Wachira; H.R. 1857, For the relief of Bartosz Kumor; H.R. 3120, the “Student Visa Reform Act”; and, H.R. 6019, the “Juvenile Accountability Block Grant Reauthorization and the Bullying Prevention and Intervention Act”


By Direction of the Chairman

6/28/2012

 

 

Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security

10:00 a.m. 9:45 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Identity Theft and Income Tax Preparation Fraud


By Direction of the Chairman

6/27/2012

 

 

Subcommittee on the Constitution

1:30 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 3356, the "ACCESS (ADA Compliance for Customer Entry to Stores and Services) Act"


By Direction of the Chairman

6/27/2012

 

 

Subcommittee on Intellectual Property, Competition, and the Internet

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "International IP Enforcement: Protecting Patents, Trade Secrets and Market Access"


By Direction of the Chairman

6/20/2012

 

 

Subcommittee on Immigration Policy and Enforcement

12:30 p.m. 1:00 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 2899, the "Chinese Media Reciprocity Act of 2011"


By Direction of the Chairman

6/20/2012  

Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: The Drug Enforcement Administration


By Direction of the Chairman

6/19/2012

 

 

Full Committee Markup

1:00 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 5949, the "FISA Amendments Act Reauthorization Act of 2012"


By Direction of the Chairman

6/19/2012

 

 

Subcommittee on Intellectual Property, Competition, and the Internet

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "New Technologies and Innovations in the Mobile and Online space, and the Implications for Public Policy"


By Direction of the Chairman

6/8/2012

 

 

Full Committee Markup

9:30 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 4377, the "Responsibly And Professionally Invigorating Development (RAPID) Act of 2012"; H.R. 4018, the "Public Safety Officers' Benefits Improvements Act of 2012"; H.R. 3668, the "Counterfeit Drug Penalty Enhancement Act of 2011"; H.R. 4223, the "Safe Doses Act"; H.R. 4369, the "Furthering Asbestos Claim Transparency (FACT) Act of 2012"; and, H.R. 5889, the "Nuclear Terrorism Conventions Implementation and Safety of Maritime Navigation Act of 2012"


By Direction of the Chairman

6/7/2012

 

 

Full Committee

9:30 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Oversight of the United States Department of Justice


By Direction of the Chairman

6/6/2012

 

 

Full Committee Markup

11:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 4377, the "Responsibly And Professionally Invigorating Development (RAPID) Act of 2012"; H.R. 4018, the "Public Safety Officers' Benefits Improvements Act of 2012"; H.R. 3668, the "Counterfeit Drug Penalty Enhancement Act of 2011"; H.R. 4223, the "Safe Doses Act"; H.R. 1950, To enact title 54, United States Code, "National Park System", as positive law; H.R. 4369, the "Furthering Asbestos Claim Transparency (FACT) Act of 2012"; and, H.R. 5889, the "Nuclear Terrorism Conventions Implementation and Safety of Maritime Navigation Act of 2012"


By Direction of the Chairman

6/1/2012

 

 

Subcommittee on the Constitution

9:30 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Class Actions Seven Years After the Class Action Fairness Act


By Direction of the Chairman

5/31/2012

 

 

Subcommittee on Immigration Policy and Enforcement

2:30 p.m. 1:30 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 2831, To amend Public Law 89-732 to modify the requirement for a Cuban national to qualify for and maintain status as a permanent resident.


By Direction of the Chairman

5/31/2012

 

 

Subcommittee on Courts, Commercial and Administrative Law

12:00 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "The Department of Justice – Civil, Environment and Natural Resources, and Tax Divisions"


By Direction of the Chairman

5/31/2012

 

 

Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: The FISA Amendments Act of 2008


By Direction of the Chairman

5/18/2012

 

 

Subcommittee on Intellectual Property, Competition, and the Internet

9:30 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "Health Care Consolidation and Competition after PPACA"


By Direction of the Chairman

5/17/2012

 

 

Subcommittee on the Constitution

4:00 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 3803, the "District of Columbia Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act"


By Direction of the Chairman

5/17/2012

 

 

Subcommittee on Immigration Policy and Enforcement

1:00 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 3039, the "Welcoming Business Travelers and Tourists to America Act of 2011"


By Direction of the Chairman

5/17/2012

 

 

Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 2168, the "Geolocational Privacy and Surveillance Act"


By Direction of the Chairman

5/16/2012

 

 

Full Committee Markup

12:30 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 5512, the "Divisional Realignment Act of 2012"; and H.R. 4377, the "Responsibly And Professionally Invigorating Development Act of 2012"


By Direction of the Chairman

5/16/2012

 

 

Full Committee Hearing

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Implementation of the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act


By Direction of the Chairman

5/10/2012

 

 

Subcommittee on Courts, Commercial and Administrative Law

9:30 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 4369, the "Furthering Asbestos Claim Transparency (FACT) Act of 2012"


By Direction of the Chairman

5/9/2012

 

 

Full Committee Hearing

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Oversight Hearing on the Federal Bureau of Investigation


By Direction of the Chairman

5/8/2012

 

 

Full Committee Markup

10:15 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 4970, the Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2012; H.R. 4377, the "Responsibly And Professionally Invigorating Development Act of 2012"; and, H.R. 5512, the "Divisional Realignment Act of 2012"


By Direction of the Chairman

4/27/2012

 

 

***Hearing Postponed***

Subcommittee on Immigration Policy and Enforcement

9:15 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "E-Verify: The Perspective of Employers Who Use It"


By Direction of the Chairman

4/26/2012

 

 

Subcommittee on the Constitution

2:00 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.J. Res. 106, Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to protect the rights of crime victims


By Direction of the Chairman

4/26/2012

 

 

Subcommittee on Intellectual Property, Competition, and the Internet

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "International Patent Issues: Promoting a Level Playing Field for American Industry Abroad"


By Direction of the Chairman

4/25/2012

 

 

Full Committee Markup

1:30 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: Committee Print of Material to be Transmitted to the Committee on the Budget Pursuant to Section 201 of H. Con. Res. 112 and H.R. 365, the "National Blue Alert Act of 2011"


By Direction of the Chairman

4/25/2012

 

 

Subcommittee on Courts, Commercial and Administrative Law

12:00 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 4377, the "Responsibly And Professionally Invigorating Development Act of 2012"


By Direction of the Chairman

4/25/2012

 

 

Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 3361, the "Utilizing DNA Technology to Solve Cold Cases Act of 2011"


By Direction of the Chairman

4/24/2012

 

 

Subcommittee on the Constitution

4:30 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: The Department of Justice's Guidance on Access to Pools and Spas Under the ADA


By Direction of the Chairman

4/19/2012

 

 

Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security

9:30 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: The Prosecution of Former Senator Ted Stevens


By Direction of the Chairman

4/18/2012

 

 

Full Committee Markup

1:30 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: Committee Print of Material to be Transmitted to the Committee on the Budget Pursuant to Section 201 of H. Con. Res. 112


By Direction of the Chairman

4/18/2012

 

 

Subcommittee on Immigration Policy and Enforcement

11:15 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "Document Fraud in Employment Authorization: How an E-Verify Requirement Can Help"


By Direction of the Chairman

4/18/2012

 

 

Subcommittee on the Constitution

9:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Voting Wrongs: Oversight of the Justice Department's Voting Rights Enforcement


By Direction of the Chairman

4/17/2012

 

 

Full Committee Markup

3:30 p.m. 2:15 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: Committee Print of Material to be Transmitted to the Committee on the Budget Pursuant to Section 201 of H. Con. Res. 112


By Direction of the Chairman

3/29/2012

 

 

Subcommittee on Intellectual Property, Competition, and the Internet

9:30 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 1946, the "Preserving Our Hometown Independent Pharmacies Act of 2011"


By Direction of the Chairman

3/28/2012

 

 

Subcommittee on Immigration Policy and Enforcement

1:30 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "Holiday on ICE: The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's New Immigration Detention Standards."


By Direction of the Chairman

3/28/2012

 

 

Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 4223, the "Safe Doses Act"; H.R. 3668, the "Counterfeit Drug Penalty Enhancement Act of 2011"; and, H.R. 4216, the "Foreign Counterfeit Prevention Act."


By Direction of the Chairman

3/27/2012

 

 

Full Committee Markup

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 3862, the "Sunshine for Regulatory Decrees and Settlements Act of 2012" and H.R. 2299, the "Child Interstate Abortion Notification Act"


By Direction of the Chairman

3/21/2012

 

 

Subcommittee on Courts, Commercial and Administrative Law

1:30 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs: Federal Regulations and Regulatory Reform under the Obama Administration


By Direction of the Chairman

3/21/2012

 

 

Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Secure Identification: The REAL ID Act's Minimum Standards for Driver's Licenses and Identification Cards


By Direction of the Chairman

3/20/2012

 

 

Full Committee Markup

10:15 a.m. 10:40 a.m in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 3534, the "Security in Bonding Act of 2011"; H.R. 4078, the "Regulatory Freeze for Jobs Act of 2012"; and, H.R. 3862, the "Sunshine for Regulatory Decrees and Settlements Act of 2012"


By Direction of the Chairman

3/8/2012

 

 

Subcommittee on the Constitution

9:30 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 2299, the "Child Interstate Abortion Notification Act"


By Direction of the Chairman

3/7/2012

 

 

Subcommittee on Immigration Policy and Enforcement

1:30 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 3808, the "Scott Gardner Act"


By Direction of the Chairman

3/7/2012

 

 

Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: The Prescription Drug Epidemic in America


By Direction of the Chairman

3/6/2012

 

 

Full Committee Markup

10:15 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 4018, the "Public Safety Officers' Benefits Improvements Act of 2012" and, H.R. 4119, the "Border Tunnel Prevention Act of 2012


By Direction of the Chairman

3/5/2012

 

 

Subcommittee on Courts, Commercial and Administrative Law

4:00 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 3534, the "Security in Bonding Act of 2011"


By Direction of the Chairman

2/29/2012

 

 

Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: The U.S. Department of Justice Community Oriented Policing Services Office


By Direction of the Chairman

2/28/2012

 

 

Full Committee

2:30 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Executive Overreach: The HHS Mandate Versus Religious Liberty


By Direction of the Chairman

2/28/2012

 

 

Full Committee Markup

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R.4086, the "Foreign Cultural Exchange Jurisdictional Immunity Clarification Act"; H.R. 3992, To allow otherwise eligible Israeli nationals to receive E-2 nonimmigrant visas if similarly situated United States nationals are eligible for similar nonimmigrant status in Israel; and, H.R. 511, To amend title 18, United States Code, to prohibit the importation of various injurious species of constrictor snakes.


By Direction of the Chairman

2/27/2012

 

 

Subcommittee on Courts, Commercial and Administrative Law

4:00 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 4078, the "Regulatory Freeze for Jobs Act of 2012."


By Direction of the Chairman

2/17/2012

 

 

Subcommittee on Intellectual Property, Competition and the Internet

9:30 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "Litigation as a Predatory Practice"


By Direction of the Chairman

2/16/2012

 

 

Full Committee Markup

1:00 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 3541, the "Susan B. Anthony and Frederick Douglass Prenatal Nondiscrimination Act of 2011"


By Direction of the Chairman

2/16/2012

 

 

Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Oversight Hearing on: The U.S. Department of Justice Office on Violence Against Women


By Direction of the Chairman

2/15/2012


 

Subcommittee on Immigration Policy and Enforcement

2:00 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "Safeguarding the Integrity of the Immigration Benefits Adjudication Process"


By Direction of the Chairman

2/15/2012

 

 

Full Committee

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Executive Overreach: The President's Unprecedented "Recess" Appointments


By Direction of the Chairman

2/9/2012

 

 

Subcommittee on Immigration Policy and Enforcement

9:30 a.m. 10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "Regional Perspectives on Agricultural Guestworker Programs"


By Direction of the Chairman

2/8/2012

 

 

Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "Combating Transnational Organized Crime: International Money Laundering as a Threat to our Financial Systems"


By Direction of the Chairman

2/7/2012

 

 

Full Committee Markup

10:00 a.m. 10:15 a.m. 1:45 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 3541, the "Susan B. Anthony and Frederick Douglass Prenatal Nondiscrimination Act of 2011"


By Direction of the Chairman

2/3/2012

 

 

Subcommittee on Courts, Commercial and Administrative Law

9:30 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 3041, the "Federal Consent Decree Fairness Act," and H.R. 3862, the "Sunshine for Regulatory Decrees and Settlements Act of 2012"


By Direction of the Chairman

2/2/2012

 

 

Subcommittee on the Constitution

2:30 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Contingent Fees and Conflicts of Interest in State AG Enforcement of Federal Law


By Direction of the Chairman

2/1/2012

 

 

Subcommittee on Courts, Commercial and Administrative Law

1:30 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 2469, the "End Discriminatory State Taxes for Automobile Renters Act of 2011"


By Direction of the Chairman

2/1/2012

 

 

Subcommittee on Intellectual Property, Competition and the Internet

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Prior User Rights: Strengthening U.S. Manufacturing and Innovation


By Direction of the Chairman

1/25/2012

***Markup Cancelled***

 

 

Full Committee Markup (continued)

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 1433, the "Private Property Rights Protection Act of 2011" and, H.R. 3796, the "Adam Walsh Reauthorization Act of 2012"


By Direction of the Chairman

1/24/2012

 

 

Full Committee Markup

10:00 a.m. 10:15 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 1433, the "Private Property Rights Protection Act of 2011" and, H.R. 3796, the "Adam Walsh Reauthorization Act of 2012"


By Direction of the Chairman

12/16/2011

 

 

Full Committee Markup (continued)

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 3261, the “Stop Online Piracy Act”


By Direction of the Chairman

12/15/2011

 

 

Full Committee Markup

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 3261, the “Stop Online Piracy Act”


By Direction of the Chairman

12/14/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on the Constitution

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Judicial Reliance on Foreign Law


By Direction of the Chairman

12/13/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on the Constitution

1:30 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: The Costs and Burdens of Civil Discovery


By Direction of the Chairman

12/13/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 1823, the "Criminal Code Modernization and Simplification Act of 2011"


By Direction of the Chairman

12/8/2011

 

 

Full Committee Hearing

9:30 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Oversight Hearing on the United States Department of Justice


By Direction of the Chairman

12/7/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Immigration Policy and Enforcement

1:00 p.m. in the 2141 2237 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "Visa Waiver Program Oversight: Risks and Benefits of the Program"


By Direction of the Chairman

12/7/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Intellectual Property, Competition and the Internet

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "Oversight of the Antitrust Enforcement Agencies"


By Direction of the Chairman

12/6/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on the Constitution

1:00 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 3541, the "Susan B. Anthony and Frederick Douglass Prenatal Nondiscrimination Act (PRENDA) of 2011"


By Direction of the Chairman

12/6/2011

***Hearing Postponed***

 

Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 1823, the "Criminal Code Modernization and Simplification Act of 2011"


By Direction of the Chairman

12/1/2011

 

 

Full Committee Markup

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: HR 2572, the "Clean Up Government Act of 2011;" and, HR 1433, the "Private Property Rights Protection Act of 2011"


By Direction of the Chairman

11/30/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Immigration Policy and Enforcement

1:30 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "Is Secure Communities Keeping Our Communities Secure?"


By Direction of the Chairman

11/30/2011

 

 

Full Committee Hearing

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Constitutional Limitations on States' Authority to Collect Sales Taxes in E-Commerce


By Direction of the Chairman

11/17/2011

 

 

Full Committee Markup

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 1996, the "Government Litigation Savings Act"; H.R. 1864, the "Mobile Workforce State Income Tax Simplification Act of 2011"; H.R. 3256, the "Deport Convicted Foreign Criminals Act of 2011"; and, H.R. 2815, To revise the Federal charter for the Blue Star Mothers of America, Inc., to reflect a change in eligibility requirements for membership


By Direction of the Chairman

11/16/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on the Constitution

**Postponed**

2:00 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: The Costs and Burden of Civil Discovery


By Direction of the Chairman

11/16/2011

 

 

Full Committee Hearing

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 3261, the "Stop Online Piracy Act"


By Direction of the Chairman

11/15/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Courts, Commercial and Administrative Law

1:30 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Judgments


By Direction of the Chairman

11/15/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "Cyber Security: Protecting America's New Frontier"


By Direction of the Chairman

11/4/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security

10:30 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "21st Century Law Enforcement: How Smart Policing Targets Criminal Behavior"


By Direction of the Chairman

11/3/2011

 

 

Full Committee Markup (continued)

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 1254, the "Synthetic Drug Control Act of 2011"; H.R. 3010, the "Regulatory Accountability Act of 2011"; H.R. 546, the "Honor and Remember Flag Recognition Act"; and, H.R. 2369, To amend title 36, United States Code, to provide for an additional power for the American Legion under its Federal charter.


By Direction of the Chairman

11/2/2011

 

***Markup Cancelled***

 

Full Committee Markup

1:00 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 1254, the "Synthetic Drug Control Act of 2011"; H.R. 3010, the "Regulatory Accountability Act of 2011"; H.R. 546, the "Honor and Remember Flag Recognition Act"; and, H.R. 2369, To amend title 36, United States Code, to provide for an additional power for the American Legion under its Federal charter.


By Direction of the Chairman

11/2/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Immigration Policy and Enforcement

1:00 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Meeting to: Consider authorizing the Chairman to issue a subpoena to the Department of Homeland Security


By Direction of the Chairman

11/2/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Immigration Policy and Enforcement

1:30 p.m. 3:30 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 2121, the "China Democracy Promotion Act of 2011"


By Direction of the Chairman

11/2/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Oversight Hearing on: The U.S. Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs


By Direction of the Chairman

10/27/2011

 

 

Full Committee Markup

9:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 822, the “National Right-to-Carry Reciprocity Act of 2011”; H.R. 420, the “Veterans' Heritage Firearms Act of 2011”; H.R. 10, the “Regulations From the Executive in Need of Scrutiny Act of 2011”; H.R. 2870, the “Adam Walsh Reauthorization Act of 2011”; H.R. 1254, the “Synthetic Drug Control Act of 2011”; and, H.R. 3012, the “Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act”


By Direction of the Chairman

10/26/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on the Constitution

2:30 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: The State of Religious Liberty in the United States


By Direction of the Chairman

10/26/2011

 

 

Full Committee

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Oversight Hearing on the Department of Homeland Security


By Direction of the Chairman

10/25/2011

 

 

Full Committee Markup

1:00 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 822, the “National Right-to-Carry Reciprocity Act of 2011”; H.R. 420, the “Veterans' Heritage Firearms Act of 2011”; H.R. 10, the “Regulations From the Executive in Need of Scrutiny Act of 2011”; H.R. 2870, the “Adam Walsh Reauthorization Act of 2011”; H.R. 1254, the “Synthetic Drug Control Act of 2011”; and, H.R. 3012, the “Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act”


By Direction of the Chairman

10/25/2011

 

 

Full Committee

10:15 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 3010, the "Regulatory Accountability Act of 2011"


By Direction of the Chairman

10/14/2011

 

 

Full Committee Markup (continued)

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 2471,“To amend section 2710 of title 18, United States Code, to clarify that a video tape service provider may obtain a consumer's informed, written consent on an ongoing basis and that consent may be obtained through the Internet”; H.R. 2870, the “Adam Walsh Reauthorization Act of 2011”; H.R. 1254, the “Synthetic Drug Control Act of 2011”; H.R. 10, the “Regulations From the Executive in Need of Scrutiny Act of 2011”; H.R. 822, the “National Right-to-Carry Reciprocity Act of 2011”; and, H.R. 3012, the “Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act”


By Direction of the Chairman

10/13/2011

 

 

Full Committee Markup

10:15 a.m. 10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 2471,“To amend section 2710 of title 18, United States Code, to clarify that a video tape service provider may obtain a consumer's informed, written consent on an ongoing basis and that consent may be obtained through the Internet”; H.R. 2870, the “Adam Walsh Reauthorization Act of 2011”; H.R. 1254, the “Synthetic Drug Control Act of 2011”; H.R. 10, the “Regulations From the Executive in Need of Scrutiny Act of 2011”; H.R. 822, the “National Right-to-Carry Reciprocity Act of 2011”; and, H.R. 3012, the “Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act”


By Direction of the Chairman

10/12/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Immigration Policy and Enforcement

3:00 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Oversight Hearing on: "U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement: Priorities and the Rule of Law"


By Direction of the Chairman

10/12/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "Uncertain Justice: The Status of Federal Sentencing and the U.S. Sentencing Commission Six Years after U.S. v. Booker"


By Direction of the Chairman

10/11/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Courts, Commercial and Administrative Law

3:30 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 1996, the "Government Litigation Savings Act"


By Direction of the Chairman

10/6/2011

 

 

Full Committee Markup

10:30 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 1433, the "Private Property Rights Protection Act of 2011"; H.R. 313, the "Drug Trafficking Safe Harbor Elimination Act of 2011"; H.R. 1254, the "Synthetic Drug Control Act of 2011"; H.R. 2471, "To amend section 2710 of title 18, United States Code, to clarify that a video tape service provider may obtain a consumer's informed, written consent on an ongoing basis and that consent may be obtained through the Internet"; and, H.R. 2870, the "Adam Walsh Reauthorization Act of 2011"


By Direction of the Chairman

10/5/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Immigration Policy and Enforcement

1:30 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "STEM the Tide: Should America Try to Prevent an Exodus of Foreign Graduates of U.S. Universities with Advanced Science Degrees?"


By Direction of the Chairman

10/5/2011

 

 

Subcomittee Markup

1:30 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup: To Request a Department of Homeland Security Departmental Report on the Beneficiary of H.R. 1875, for the relief of Bartosz Kumor


By Direction of the Chairman

10/5/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: the Implementation of Certain International Nuclear and Maritime Terrorism Agreements


By Direction of the Chairman

10/4/2011

***Hearing Postponed***

 

Subcommittee on the Constitution

1:30 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Judicial Reliance on Foreign Law


By Direction of the Chairman

10/4/2011

 

 

Full Committee Hearing

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: A Balanced Budget Amendment to the Constitution


By Direction of the Chairman

9/22/2011

***Markup Canceled***

 

Full Committee Markup

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 2885, the "Legal Workforce Act"; H.R. 2847, the “American Specialty Agriculture Act”; H.R. 2192, the “National Guard and Reservist Debt Relief Extension Act of 2011”; H.R. 2533, the “Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Venue Reform Act of 2011”; and, H.J. Res. 70, To grant the consent of Congress to an amendment to the compact between the States of Missouri and Illinois providing that bonds issued by the Bi-State Development Agency may mature in not to exceed 40 years.


By Direction of the Chairman

9/21/2011

 

 

Full Committee Markup (continued)

10:15 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 2885, the "Legal Workforce Act"; and, H.R. 2847, the "American Specialty Agriculture Act"


By Direction of the Chairman

9/20/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Intellectual Property, Competition, and the Internet

3:30 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "The Proposed Merger between Express Scripts and Medco"


By Direction of the Chairman

9/15/2011

 

 

Full Committee Markup

9:30 a.m. 10:45 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 2885, the "Legal Workforce Act"; and, H.R. 2847, the "American Specialty Agriculture Act"


By Direction of the Chairman

9/14/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Immigration Policy and Enforcement

1:30 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "The Investor Visa Program: Key to Creating American Jobs"


By Direction of the Chairman

9/13/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 822, the "National Right-to-Carry Reciprocity Act of 2011"


By Direction of the Chairman

9/9/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on the Constitution

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: How Fraud and Abuse in the Asbestos Compensation System Affect Victims, Jobs, the Economy, and the Legal System


By Direction of the Chairman

9/8/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Immigration Policy and Enforcement

1:30 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 2847, the "American Specialty Agriculture Act "


By Direction of the Chairman

9/8/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Courts, Commercial and Administrative Law

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 2533, the "Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Venue Reform Act of 2011"


By Direction of the Chairman

8/3/2011

**Hearing Postponed***

 

Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Oversight Hearing on: The Office on Violence Against Women at the U.S. Department of Justice


By Direction of the Chairman

8/1/2011  

Full Committee Markup (continued)

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 1981, the "Protecting Children From Internet Pornographers Act of 2011"; H.R. 1433, the "Private Property Rights Protection Act of 2011"; H.R. 2633, the "Appeal Time Clarification Act of 2011"; H.R. 83, the "Bullying Prevention and Intervention Act of 2011"; and, H.R. 2189, the "Death in Custody Reporting Act of 2011"


By Direction of the Chairman

7/29/2011

***Markup Postponed**

 

Full Committee Markup (continued)

9:30 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 1981, the "Protecting Children From Internet Pornographers Act of 2011"; H.R. 1433, the "Private Property Rights Protection Act of 2011"; H.R. 2633, the "Appeal Time Clarification Act of 2011"; H.R. 83, the "Bullying Prevention and Intervention Act of 2011"; and, H.R. 2189, the "Death in Custody Reporting Act of 2011"


By Direction of the Chairman

7/28/2011

 

 

Full Committee Markup (continued)

10:00 a.m. 11:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 1981, the "Protecting Children From Internet Pornographers Act of 2011"; H.R. 1433, the "Private Property Rights Protection Act of 2011"; H.R. 2633, the "Appeal Time Clarification Act of 2011"; H.R. 83, the "Bullying Prevention and Intervention Act of 2011"; and, H.R. 2189, the "Death in Custody Reporting Act of 2011"


By Direction of the Chairman

7/27/2011

 

 

Full Committee Markup

11:15 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 1981, the "Protecting Children From Internet Pornographers Act of 2011"; H.R. 1433, the "Private Property Rights Protection Act of 2011"; H.R. 2633, the "Appeal Time Clarification Act of 2011"; H.R. 83, the "Bullying Prevention and Intervention Act of 2011"; and, H.R. 2189, the "Death in Custody Reporting Act of 2011"


By Direction of the Chairman

7/27/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Courts, Commercial and Administrative Law

10:00 a.m. 9:30 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Trustee Responsibilities and Remuneration"


By Direction of the Chairman

7/26/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Immigration Policy and Enforcement

1:30 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 2497, the "Hinder the Administration's Legalization Temptation Act"


By Direction of the Chairman

7/26/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 2572, the "Clean Up Government Act of 2011"


By Direction of the Chairman

7/21/2011

***Continuation of Markup Cancelled ***

 

Full Committee Markup (continued)

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 704, the "Security and Fairness Enhancement for America Act of 2011"; H.R. 1550, the "Federal Law Enforcement Recruitment and Retention Act of 2011"; H.R. 2076, the "Investigative Assistance for Violent Crimes Act of 2011"; H.R. 963, the "See Something, Say Something Act of 2011"; H.R. 1059, To protect the safety of judges by extending the authority of the Judicial Conference to redact sensitive information contained in their financial disclosure reports, and for other purposes; H.R. 2552, the "Identity Theft Improvement Act of 2011"; and, H.R. 1981, the "Protecting Children From Internet Pornographers Act of 2011"


By Direction of the Chairman

7/20/2011

 

 

Full Committee Markup

10:15 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 704, the "Security and Fairness Enhancement for America Act of 2011"; H.R. 1550, the "Federal Law Enforcement Recruitment and Retention Act of 2011"; H.R. 2076, the "Investigative Assistance for Violent Crimes Act of 2011"; H.R. 963, the "See Something, Say Something Act of 2011"; H.R. 1059, To protect the safety of judges by extending the authority of the Judicial Conference to redact sensitive information contained in their financial disclosure reports, and for other purposes; H.R. 2552, the "Identity Theft Improvement Act of 2011"; and, H.R. 1981, the "Protecting Children From Internet Pornographers Act of 2011"


By Direction of the Chairman

7/15/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Intellectual Property, Competition, and the Internet

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 2511, the "Innovative Design Protection and Piracy Prevention Act"


By Direction of the Chairman

7/14/2011

 

 

Full Committee Markup

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 1932, the “Keep Our Communities Safe Act of 2011”; H.R. 2480, the “Administrative Conference of the United States Reauthorization Act of 2011”; H.R. 704, the “Security and Fairness Enhancement for America Act of 2011”; H.R. ___, the "Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act"; and, H.R. 1002, the "Wireless Tax Fairness Act of 2011"


By Direction of the Chairman

7/13/2011

***Hearing Postponed***

 

Subcommittee on Courts, Commercial and Administrative Law

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. ___, the "Jobs, Growth and Regulatory Accountability Act of 2011"


By Direction of the Chairman

7/12/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 1981, the "Protecting Children from Internet Pornographers Act of 2011"


By Direction of the Chairman

7/11/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Courts, Commercial and Administrative Law

3:30 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "The Role of Social Security Administrative Law Judges"


By Direction of the Chairman

7/7/2011

 

 

Full Committee Markup

10:00 a.m. 10:15 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 966, the "Lawsuit Abuse Reduction Act of 2011"; H.R. 1439, the "Business Activity Tax Simplification Act of 2011"; H.R. 527, the "Regulatory Flexibility Improvements Act of 2011"; and H.R. 1932, the "Keep Our Communities Safe Act of 2011"


By Direction of the Chairman

6/24/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on the Constitution

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 963, the "See Something, Say Something Act of 2011"


By Direction of the Chairman

6/23/2011

 

 

Full Committee Markup

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: Committee Activities Report; H.R. 1741, the "Secure Visas Act"; H.R. 966, the "Lawsuit Abuse Reduction Act of 2011"; H.R. 1933, To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to modify the requirements for admission of nonimmigrant nurses in health professional shortage areas; and, H.R. 1932, the "Keep Our Communities Safe Act of 2011"


By Direction of the Chairman

6/22/2011

***Hearing Postponed***

 

Subcommittee on Immigration Policy and Enforcement

1:30 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "Does the J Visa Program Abuse Foreign Students and American Workers?"


By Direction of the Chairman

6/22/2011

***Hearing Postponed***

 

Subcommittee on Courts, Commercial and Administrative Law

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "H.R. ___, the "Jobs, Growth and Regulatory Accountability Act of 2011"


By Direction of the Chairman

6/15/2011

 

 

Full Committee Markup

1:00 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.J. Res. 1, Proposing a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution of the United States


By Direction of the Chairman

6/15/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Immigration Policy and Enforcement

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 2164, the "Legal Workforce Act"


By Direction of the Chairman

6/14/2011

***Hearing Postponed***

 

Subcommittee on Courts, Commercial and Administrative Law

1:30 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. ____, the "End Discriminatory State Taxes for Automobile Renters Act of 2011"


By Direction of the Chairman

6/14/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: the "Foreign Corrupt Practices Act"


By Direction of the Chairman

6/13/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Intellectual Property, Competition, and the Internet

4:00 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "Competition and Consolidation in Financial Markets: The NYSE-Deutsche Boerse Merger"


By Direction of the Chairman

6/3/2011

Hearing Postponed

 

Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 1793, the "Clean Up Government Act of 2011"


By Direction of the Chairman

6/2/2011

 

 

Full Committee Markup

***Postponed ***

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: HJRes. 1, "Proposing a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution of the United States" H.R. 1741, the "Secure Visas Act"; H.R. 1932, the "Keep Our Communities Safe Act of 2011"; and, H.R. 966, the "Lawsuit Abuse Reduction Act of 2011"


By Direction of the Chairman

6/1/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Intellectual Property, Competition, and the Internet

1:30 p.m. 2:00 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "Promoting Investment and Protecting Commerce Online: The ART Act, the NET Act and Illegal Streaming"


By Direction of the Chairman

6/1/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on the Constitution

10:00 a.m. 11:30 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Oversight Hearing on the U.S. Department of Justice Civil Rights Division


By Direction of the Chairman

5/31/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Courts, Commercial and Administrative Law

4:00 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on:"Formal Rulemaking and Judicial Review: Protecting Jobs and the Economy with Greater Regulatory Transparency and Accountability"


By Direction of the Chairman

5/26/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Intellectual Property, Competition, and the Internet

10:30 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on:"How Will the Proposed Merger Between AT&T and T-Mobile Affect Wireless Telecommunications Competition?"


By Direction of the Chairman

5/25/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Courts, Commercial and Administrative Law

1:30 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on:"H.R. 1864, the "Mobile Workforce State Income Tax Simplification Act of 2011"


By Direction of the Chairman

5/25/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Intellectual Property, Competition, and the Internet

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Oversight Hearing on:"Cybersecurity: Innovative Solutions to Challenging Problems"


By Direction of the Chairman

5/24/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on the Constitution

2:00 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Can We Sue Our Way to Prosperity?: Litigation's Effect on America's Global Competitiveness


By Direction of the Chairman

5/24/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Immigration Policy and Enforcement

9:00 10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "H.R. X, Providing for the Detention of Dangerous Aliens"

H.R.1932, the "Keep Our Communities Safe Act of 2011"


By Direction of the Chairman

5/23/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Courts, Commercial and Administrative Law

4:00 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 1860, the "Digital Goods and Services Tax Fairness Act of 2011"


By Direction of the Chairman

5/13/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on the Constitution

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Whether the Constitution Should be Amended to Address the Federal Deficit?


By Direction of the Chairman

5/12/2011

 

 

Full Committee Markup

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 1800, the "FISA Sunsets Reauthorization Act of 2011"


By Direction of the Chairman

5/11/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Immigration Policy and Enforcement

1:30 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 1741 the "Secure Visas Act"


By Direction of the Chairman

5/11/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "The USA PATRIOT Act: Dispelling the Myths"


By Direction of the Chairman

5/5/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Intellectual Property, Competition, and the Internet

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "Ensuring Competition on the Internet: Net Neutrality and Antitrust"


By Direction of the Chairman

5/4/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Courts, Commercial and Administrative Law

1:30 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "Cost-Justifying Regulations: Protecting Jobs and the Economy by Presidential and Judicial Review of Costs and Benefits"


By Direction of the Chairman

5/4/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Intellectual Property, Competition, and the Internet

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: “ICANN Generic Top-Level Domains (gTLD) Oversight Hearing”


By Direction of the Chairman

5/3/2011

 

 

Full Committee

10:15 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Oversight Hearing on the United States Department of Justice


By Direction of the Chairman

4/15/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on the Constitution

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "Defending Marriage"


By Direction of the Chairman

4/14/2011

 

 

Full Committee Markup

10:00 a.m. 10:30 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 1249, the "America Invents Act"


By Direction of the Chairman

4/13/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Courts, Commercial and Administrative Law

1:30 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 1439: the "Business Activity Tax Simplification Act of 2011"


By Direction of the Chairman

4/13/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Immigration Policy and Enforcement

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "The H-2A Visa Program: Meeting the Growing Needs of American Agriculture?"


By Direction of the Chairman

4/12/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on the Constitution

4:00 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 1433, the "Private Property Rights Protection Act"


By Direction of the Chairman

4/6/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Intellectual Property, Competition, and the Internet

10:45 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "Promoting Investment and Protecting Commerce Online: Legitimate Sites v. Parasites, Part II"


By Direction of the Chairman

4/5/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Immigration Policy and Enforcement

1:30 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 704, the "SAFE for America Act"


By Direction of the Chairman

4/5/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "Justice for America: Using Military Commissions to Try the 9/11 Conspirators"


By Direction of the Chairman

4/1/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Intellectual Property, Competition, and the Internet

11:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Competition and Consolidation in Financial Markets


By Direction of the Chairman

3/31/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Immigration Policy and Enforcement

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "H-1B Visas: Designing a Program to Meet the Needs of the U.S. Economy and U.S. Workers."


By Direction of the Chairman

3/30/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Intellectual Property, Competition, and the Internet

1:30 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 1249, the "America Invents Act"


By Direction of the Chairman

3/30/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "The Permanent Provisions of the PATRIOT Act"


By Direction of the Chairman

3/29/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Courts, Commercial and Administrative Law

4:00 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "Raising the Agencies' Grades – Protecting the Economy, Assuring Regulatory Quality and Improving Assessments of Regulatory Need"


By Direction of the Chairman

3/17/2011

 

 

Full Committee Markup

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 1021, H.R. 1056, the "Patent Continuing Disclosure Act", H.R. 986 and H. Con. Res. 13


By Direction of the Chairman

3/16/2011

 

 

Full Committee

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Oversight Hearing on the Federal Bureau of Investigation


By Direction of the Chairman

3/15/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Courts, Commercial and Administrative Law

1:30 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 1002, the "Wireless Tax Fairness Act of 2011"


By Direction of the Chairman

3/14/2011  

Subcommittee on Intellectual Property, Competition, and the Internet

4:00 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: “Promoting Investment and Protecting Commerce Online:  Legitimate Sites v. Parasites, Part I”


By Direction of the Chairman

3/11/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on the Constitution

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 966, the "Lawsuit Abuse Reduction Act"


By Direction of the Chairman

3/10/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Intellectual Property, Competition, and the Internet

1:30 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

1:00 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "Review of Recent Judicial Decisions on Patent Law"


By Direction of the Chairman

3/10/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Immigration Policy and Enforcement

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "New Jobs in Recession and Recovery: Who Are Getting Them and Who Are Not"


By Direction of the Chairman

3/10/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Immigration Policy and Enforcement

Immediately preceding the Immigration Policy and Enforcement Subcommittee hearing at 10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup to: Adopt Rules of Procedure and Statement of Policy for Private Immigration Bills and Statement of Policy on Federal Charters; and to Request Department of Homeland Security Departmental Reports on the Beneficiaries of: H.R. 316, Private Bill for the relief of Esther Njeri Karinge, H.R. 357, Private Bill for the relief of Corina De Chalup Turcinovic, H.R. 794, Private Bill for the Relief of Allan Bolor Kelley, H.R.823, Private Bill for the Relief of Maria Carmen Castro Ramirez and J. Refugio Carreno Rojas, and H.R. 824, Private Bill for the Relief of Daniel Wachira.

 

3/9/2011  

Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security

1:30 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: “The Reauthorization of the PATRIOT Act"


By Direction of the Chairman

3/9/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Intellectual Property, Competition, and the Internet

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: “Driving American Innovation: Creating Jobs and Boosting our Economy”


By Direction of the Chairman

3/8/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Courts, Commercial and Administrative Law

4:00 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building


By Direction of the Chairman

3/3/2011

 

 

Full Committee Markup

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 3, the "No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act"


By Direction of the Chairman

3/1/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Intellectual Property, Competition, and the Internet

1:30 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: “Oversight of the Office of the U.S. Intellectual Property Enforcement Coordinator”


By Direction of the Chairman

3/1/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Immigration Policy and Enforcement

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: “Making Immigration Work for American Minorities”


By Direction of the Chairman

2/28/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Courts, Commercial and Administrative Law

3:00 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: “The APA at 65- Is Reform Needed to Create Jobs, Promote Economic Growth and Reduce Costs?"


By Direction of the Chairman

 

2/17/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: “Going Dark: Lawful Electronic Surveillance in the Face of New Technologies”


By Direction of the Chairman

 

2/16/2011

 

 

Full Committee Markup

1:00 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

To Continue Consideration of: H.R. 5, the "Help Efficent, Accessible, Low-cost, Timely Healthcare (HEALTH) Act of 2011"


By Direction of the Chairman

2/16/2011

 

 

Full Committee

9:30 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: the "Constitutionality of the Individual Mandate"


By Direction of the Chairman

2/15/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Intellectual Property, Competition, and the Internet

1:30 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: “Ensuring Competition on the Internet: Net Neutrality and Antitrust”

By Direction of the Chairman

 

2/15/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: “The Reauthorization of the Adam Walsh Act”

 

By Direction of the Chairman

 

2/14/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Courts, Commercial and Administrative Law

4:00 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: “The Role of Public Employee Pensions in Contributing to State Insolvency and the Possibility of a State Bankruptcy Chapter”

By Direction of the Chairman

 

2/11/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Intellectual Property, Competition, and the Internet

10:30 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: “Crossing the Finish Line on Patent Reform – What Can and Should be Done”

By Direction of the Chairman

 

2/10/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Courts, Commercial and Administrative Law

1:30 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: the “Regulatory Flexibility Improvements Act of 2011” – Unleashing Small Businesses to Create Jobs

By Direction of the Chairman

 

2/10/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Immigration Policy and Enforcement

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "E-Verify- Preserving Jobs for American Workers"

By Direction of the Chairman

 

2/9/2011

 

 

Full Committee Markup

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Full Committee Markup of: Judiciary Committee Oversight Plan for the 112th Congress; and H.R. 5, the "Help Accesible, Efficient, Low-cost, Timely Healthcare (HEALTH) Act"

By Direction of the Chairman

 

2/8/2011

 

 

 

Subcommittee on the Constitution

4:00 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "H.R. 3, the No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act"

By Direction of the Chairman

 

1/26/2011

 

 

Subcommittee on Immigration Policy and Enforcement

1:00 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "ICE Worksite Enforcement - Up to the Job?"

By Direction of the Chairman

 

1/26/2011  

Full Committee Markup

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Full Committee Markup of: H.R. 394, H.R. 398, H.R. 386, H.R. 368 and H.R. 347

By Direction of the Chairman

1/25/2011

 

Subcommittee on Intellectual Property, Competition, and the Internet

1:30 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "How an Improved U.S. Patent and Trademark Office Can Create Jobs"

By Direction of the Chairman

1/25/2011

 

 

 

Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security

10:00 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "Data Retention as a Tool for Investigating Internet Child Pornography and Other Internet Crimes"

By Direction of the Chairman

 

01/24/2011

 

Subcommittee on Courts, Commercial and Administrative Law

4:00 p.m in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "The REINS Act- Promoting Jobs and Expanding Freedom by Reducing Needless Regulations"

By Direction of the Chairman


01/20/2011

 

 

Full Committee
10:30 a.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on:"Medical Liability Reform- Cutting Costs, Spurring Investment, Creating Jobs"


By Direction of the Chairman

01/19/2011

 

 

Full Committee
3:00 p.m. in the 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: House Judiciary Committee Organizational Meeting

By Direction of the Chairman


12/16/2010

  Full Committee
9:30 a.m. 12:00 p.m. 10:00 a.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: the Espionage Act and the Legal and Constitutional Issues Raised by WikiLeaks

By Direction of the Chairman

12/15/2010

  Full Committee
10:00 a.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Foreclosed Justice: Causes and Effects of the Foreclosure Crisis — Part II

By Direction of the Chairman

12/09/2010

  Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
10:00 9:30 a.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Civil Liberties and National Security

By Direction of the Chairman

12/08/2010

  Full Committee
10:00 a.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

**POSTPONED** - Hearing on: Foreclosed Justice: Causes and Effects of the Foreclosure Crisis — Part II - **POSTPONED**

By Direction of the Chairman

12/03/2010

  Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
10:00 a.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

**POSTPONED** - Hearing on: Civil Liberties and National Security - **POSTPONED**

By Direction of the Chairman

12/02/2010

  Full Committee
10:00 a.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Foreclosed Justice: Causes and Effects of the Foreclosure Crisis

By Direction of the Chairman

12/01/2010

  Subcommittee on the Courts and Competition Policy
10:30 a.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Antitrust Laws and Their Effects on Health Care Providers, Insurers and Patients

By Direction of the Chairman

11/18/2010

  Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
10:30 a.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Faith-Based Initiatives: Recommendations of the President’s Advisory Council on Faith-Based and Community Partnerships and Other Current Issues

By Direction of the Chairman

11/17/2010

  Full Committee
10:00 a.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

**POSTPONED** - Hearing on: Foreclosed Justice: Causes and Effects of the Foreclosure Crisis - **POSTPONED**

By Direction of the Chairman

9/30/2010

  Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
10:30 a.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

**POSTPONED** - Hearing on: Protecting the American Dream Part IV: The Housing Opportunities Made Equal (HOME) Act - **POSTPONED**

By Direction of the Chairman

9/30/2010

  Subcommittee on Immigration, Citizenship, Refugees, Border Security, and International Law
9:30 a.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: the Role of Immigration in Strengthening America's Economy

By Direction of the Chairman

9/29/2010

  Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
4:00 p.m. in 2237 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Reauthorization of the Second Chance Act

By Direction of the Chairman

9/29/2010

  Subcommittee on Courts and Competition Policy
3:00 p.m. 4:00 p.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Courtroom Use: Access to Justice, Effetive Judicial Administration, and Courtroom Security

By Direction of the Chairman

9/29/2010

  Full Committee
11:00 a.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 5034, the "Comprehensive Alcohol Regulatory Effectiveness (CARE) Act of 2010"

By Direction of the Chairman

9/28/2010

  Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
3:00 p.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "Reining in Overcriminalization: Assessing the Problems, Proposing Solutions"

By Direction of the Chairman

9/24/2010

  Subcommittee on Immigration, Citizenship, Refugees, Border Security, and International Law
9:30 a.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Protecting America’s Harvest

By Direction of the Chairman

9/23/2010

  Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
11:00 a.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: ECPA Reform and the Revolution in Cloud Computing

By Direction of the Chairman

9/22/2010

  Subcommittee on the Commercial and Administrative Law
11:30 a.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 4596, the "Holocaust Insurance Accountability Act of 2010"

By Direction of the Chairman

9/16/2010

  Subcommittee on Courts and Competition Policy
10:00 a.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Competition in the Evolving Digital Marketplace

By Direction of the Chairman

9/15/2010

  Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
1:00 p.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Domestic Minor Sex Trafficking

By Direction of the Chairman

9/15/2010

  Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
10:00 a.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Subcommittee Markup of: H.R. 1521; H.R. 4677; and H.R. 5043

By Direction of the Chairman

7/29/2010

  Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
2:00 p.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: the American Dream Part III: Advancing and Improving the Fair Housing Act on the 5-year Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina

By Direction of the Chairman

7/28/2010

  Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
2:00 p.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Online Privacy, Social Networking, and Crime Victimization

By Direction of the Chairman

7/27/2010

  Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
11:00 a.m. in 2237 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Federal Rulemaking and the Regulatory Process

By Direction of the Chairman

7/27/2010

  Subcommittee on Courts and Competition Policy
10:15 a.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: the Federal Trade Commission’s Bureau of Competition and the U.S. Department of Justice’s Antitrust Division

By Direction of the Chairman

7/22/2010

  Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
2:00 p.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Americans with Disabilities Act at 20 – Celebrating Our Progress, Affirming Our Commitment

By Direction of the Chairman

07/22/2010

  Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
11:00 a.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

**POSTPONED** - Subcommittee Markup of: H.R. 5043 and H.R. 901 - **POSTPONED**

By Direction of the Chairman

7/21/2010

  Full Committee
10:00 a.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Ensuring Justice for Victims of the Gulf Coast Oil Disaster

By Direction of the Chairman

7/19/2010

  Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
10:00 a.m.   at the Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law
University of Memphis
1 North Front Street
Memphis, TN


Field Briefing on: "Foreclosures in Memphis"

By Direction of the Chairman

7/15/2010

  Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
11:00 a.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 901, the "Medical Bankruptcy Fairness Act"

By Direction of the Chairman

7/14/2010

  Subcommittee on Immigration, Citizenship, Refugees, Border Security, and International Law
9:30 a.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: the Ethical Imperative for Reform of our Immigration System

By Direction of the Chairman

7/13/2010

  Subcommittee on Courts and Competition Policy
4:00 p.m. in 2141 2237 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: the Impact of China’s Antitrust Law and other Competition Policies on U.S. Companies

By Direction of the Chairman

6/29/2010

  Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
2:00 p.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: the Role and Operations of the United States Secret Service

By Direction of the Chairman

6/24/2010

  Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
11:00 a.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: The Civil Division of the United States Department of Justice

By Direction of the Chairman

6/24/2010

  Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
10:00 a.m. in 2237 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: ECPA Reform and the Revolution in Location Based Technologies and Services

By Direction of the Chairman

6/23/2010

 

Full Committee
10:15 a.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Full Committee Markup of: H.R. 5503, H.Res. 1455, H.R. 5281, H.R. 5566, H.R. 1020 and H.R. 1237; and
Motion to: authorize issuance of subpoenas to BP America for documents regarding its claims process relating to the Gulf oil spill

H.R. 5503, the "Securing Protections for the Injured from Limitations on Liability Act"
Motion to, authorize issuance of subpoenas to BP America for documents regarding its claims process relating to the Gulf oil spill
H.Res. 1455, Directing the Attorney General to transmit to the House of Representatives copies of certain communications relating to certain recommendations regarding administration appointments
H.R. 5281, the "Removal Clarification Act of 2010"; and
H.R. 5566, the "Prohibiting Interstate Commerce in Crush Videos Act of 2010" H.R. 1020, the "Arbitration Fairness Act of 2009"; and
H.R. 1237, the "Fairness in Nursing Home Arbitration Act of 2009"

By Direction of the Chairman

6/17/2010

  Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
2:00 p.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Racial Profiling and the Use of Suspect Classifications in Law Enforcement Policy

By Direction of the Chairman

6/17/2010

  Subcommittee on Immigration, Citizenship, Refugees, Border Security, and International Law
10:00 a.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: the Executive Office for Immigration Review

By Direction of the Chairman

6/16/2010

  Full Committee
2:00 p.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Competition in the Airline Industry

By Direction of the Chairman

6/15/2010

  Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
11:00 a.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 4175, the "End Discriminatory State Taxes for Automobile Renters Act of 2009"

By Direction of the Chairman

6/15/2010

  Subcommittee on Courts and Competition Policy
10:15 a.m. in 2237 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Is There Life After Trinko and Credit Suisse?: The Role of Antitrust in Regulated Industries

By Direction of the Chairman

6/10/2010

  Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
10:00 a.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 3721, the "Protecting Older Workers Against Discrimination Act"

By Direction of the Chairman

6/09/2010

  Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
10:15 a.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Collateral Consequences of Criminal Convictions: Barriers to Reentry for the Formerly Incarcerated

By Direction of the Chairman

6/07/2010

  Full Committee
9:00 a.m.   at the California Science Center
The Donald P. Loker Conference Center
700 Exposition Park Drive
Los Angeles, CA


Field Hearing on: The Proposed Combination of Comcast and NBC-Universal

By Direction of the Chairman

5/27/2010

  Full Committee
10:00 a.m. 9:30 a.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Liability Issues Surrounding the Gulf Coast Oil Disaster

By Direction of the Chairman

5/26/2010

  Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
10:00 a.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: United States v. Stevens: The Supreme Court’s Decision Invalidating the Crush Video Statute

By Direction of the Chairman

5/25/2010

  Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
10:00 a.m. 2:30 p.m. in 2141 2237 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 3040, the "Senior Financial Empowerment Act of 2009"

By Direction of the Chairman

5/25/2010

  Subcommittee on Courts and Competition Policy
2:00 p.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 5281, the "Removal Clarification Act of 2010"

Immediately Following Hearing

Subcommittee Markup of: H.R. 5281, the "Removal Clarification Act of 2010"

By Direction of the Chairman

5/25/2010

  Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
11:00 a.m. in 2237 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 4677, the "Protecting Employees and Retirees in Business Bankruptcies Act of 2010"

By Direction of the Chairman

5/24/2010

  Full Committee
11:00 a.m.   at the Alexander Hamilton U.S. Custom House
1 Bowling Green
New York, NY


Forum on: Key Issues Related to the Identification and Prevention of Head Injuries in Football

By Direction of the Chairman

5/21/2010

  Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
9:30 a.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

**POSTPONED** - Hearing on: United States v. Stevens: The Supreme Court’s Decision Invalidating the Crush Video Statute - **POSTPONED**

By Direction of the Chairman

5/20/2010

  Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
2:00 p.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: the Administrative Conference of the United States

By Direction of the Chairman

5/20/2010

  Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
10:00 9:00 a.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Rape Kit Backlogs: Failing the Test of Providing Justice to Sexual Assault Survivors

By Direction of the Chairman

5/19/2010

  Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
2:00 p.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

**POSTPONED** - Hearing on: Racial Profiling and the Use of Suspect Classifications in Law Enforcement Policy - **POSTPONED**

By Direction of the Chairman

5/13/2010

  Full Committee
10:00 a.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: the United States Department of Justice

By Direction of the Chairman

5/13/2010

  Full Committee
9:55 a.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Meeting to: Approve Subcommittee Assignments for Rep. Ted Deutch and Rep. Jared Polis

By Direction of the Chairman

5/11/2010

  Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
4:00 p.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 4080, the "Criminal Justice Reinvestment Act of 2009" and
H.R. 4055, the "Honest Opportunity Probation with Enforcement (HOPE) Initiative Act of 2009"

By Direction of the Chairman

5/06/2010

  Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
11:00 a.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: State Taxation: The Role Of Congress In Developing Apportionment Standards

By Direction of the Chairman

5/05/2010

  Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
2:00 p.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Electronic Communications Privacy Act Reform

By Direction of the Chairman

5/05/2010

  Full Committee
10:15 a.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: the United States Patent and Trademark Office

By Direction of the Chairman

4/29/2010

  Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
1:00 p.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Protecting the American Dream Part II – Combating Predatory Lending Under the Fair Housing Act

By Direction of the Chairman

4/29/2010

  Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
11:00 a.m. in 2237 Rayburn House Office Building

**POSTPONED** - Hearing on: Collateral Consequences of Criminal Convictions – Barriers to Reentry for the Formerly Incarcerated - **POSTPONED**

By Direction of the Chairman

4/28/2010

  Full Committee
10:00 a.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 2695, the "Credit Card Fair Free Act of 2009"

By Direction of the Chairman

4/27/2010

  Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
11:00 a.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 3764, the "Civil Access to Justice Act of 2009"

By Direction of the Chairman

4/22/2010

  Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
10:00 a.m. 1:00 p.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Achieving the Promise of the Americans with Disabilities Act in the Digital Age – Current Issues, Challenges, and Opportunities

By Direction of the Chairman

4/22/2010

  Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
11:00 a.m. 9:30 a.m. in 2237 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 5043, the "Private Student Loan Bankruptcy Fairness Act of 2010"

By Direction of the Chairman

4/15/2010

  Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
11:00 a.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: State Taxation – The Impact of Congressional Legislation on State and Local Government Revenues

By Direction of the Chairman

4/14/2010

  Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
10:00 a.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: the Report by the Office of the Inspector General of the Department of Justice on the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s Use of Exigent Letters and Other Informal Requests for Telephone Records

By Direction of the Chairman

3/24/2010

  Full Committee
10:00 a.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Sharing and Analyzing Information to Prevent Terrorism

By Direction of the Chairman

3/23/2010

  Subcommittee on Immigration, Citizenship, Refugees, Border Security, and International Law
2:00 p.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services

By Direction of the Chairman

3/23/2010

  Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
11:00 a.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

**POSTPONED** - Hearing on: H.R. 4677, the "Protecting Employees and Retirees in Business Bankruptcies Act of 2010" - **POSTPONED**

By Direction of the Chairman

3/22/2010

  Full Committee
5:30 p.m. 3:30 p.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Design Patents and Auto Replacement Parts

By Direction of the Chairman

3/18/2010

  Subcommittee on Courts and Competition Policy
1:00 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Legal Issues Concerning State Alcohol Regulation

By Direction of the Chairman

3/16/2010

  Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
2:00 p.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 3335, the "Democracy Restoration Act of 2009"

By Direction of the Chairman

3/16/2010

  Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
11:00 a.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

**POSTPONED** - Hearing on: Federal Rulemaking and the Regulatory Process - **POSTPONED**

By Direction of the Chairman

3/11/2010

  Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
1:30 p.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Protecting the American Dream – A Look at the Fair Housing Act

By Direction of the Chairman

3/11/2010

  Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
10:30 9:15 a.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

**POSTPONED** - Hearing on: State Taxation – The Role Of Congress In Developing Apportionment Standards - **POSTPONED**

By Direction of the Chairman

3/04/2010

  Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
10:00 a.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: the Enforcement of the Criminal Laws Against Medicare and Medicaid Fraud

By Direction of the Chairman

3/03/2010

  Full Committee
10:00 10:15 a.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Domestic and International Trademark Implications of HAVANA CLUB and Section 211 of the Omnibus Appropriations Act of 1999

By Direction of the Chairman

2/25/2010

  Full Committee
10:00 a.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Competition in the Media and Entertainment Distribution Market

By Direction of the Chairman

2/24/2010

  Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
3:00 p.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Recent Inspector General Reports Concerning the FBI

By Direction of the Chairman

2/23/2010

  Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
4:00 p.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Keeping Youth Safe While in Custody – Sexual Assault in Adult and Juvenile Facilities

By Direction of the Chairman

2/10/2010

  Full Committee
10:00 a.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

**CANCELED** - Hearing on: Sharing and Analyzing Information to Prevent Terrorism - **CANCELED**

By Direction of the Chairman

2/04/2010

  Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
11:00 a.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: State Taxation – The Role of Congress in Defining Nexus

By Direction of the Chairman

2/03/2010

  Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
10:00 a.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: First Amendment and Campaign Finance Reform After Citizens United

By Direction of the Chairman

1/27/2010

 

Full Committee
10:15 a.m. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Full Committee Markup of: H.R. 569, H.R. 3695, H.Res. 1031 and H.R. 4506

H.R. 569, the "Equal Justice for Our Military Act of 2009"
H.R. 3695, the "Help Find the Missing Act" or "Billy's Law"
H.Res. 1031, Impeaching G. Thomas Porteous, Jr., judge of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana, for high crimes and misdemeanors; and
H.R. 4506, the "Bankruptcy Judgeships Act of 2010"

By Direction of the Chairman

1/21/2010

  Task Force on Judicial Impeachment
2:00 P.M. 12:00 P.M. in 2141 2237 Rayburn House Office Building

Meeting to: Consider Articles of Impeachment Against U.S. District Judge G. Thomas Porteous for Recommendation to the Committee

By Direction of the Chairman

1/21/2010

  Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
10:15 11:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 3695, the "Help Find the Missing Act" or "Billy’s Law"

By Direction of the Chairman

1/20/2010

  Subcommittee on Courts and Competition Policy
2:00 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: the Antitrust Implications of American Needle v. NFL

By Direction of the Chairman

1/13/2010

 

Full Committee
10:15 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Full Committee Markup of: H.Res. 994, H.R. 3190 and H.R. 569

H.Res. 994, Directing the Attorney General to transmit to the House of Representatives all information in the Attorney General's possession relating to the decision to dismiss United States v. New Black Panther Party
H.R. 3190, the "Discount Pricing Consumer Protection Act of 2009"; and
H.R. 569, the "Equal Justice for Our Military Act of 2009"

By Direction of the Chairman

1/04/2010

  Full Committee
1:00 P.M. in Wayne State School of Medicine Conference Center
540 East Canfield Street, Detroit, MI


Field Hearing on: Legal Issues Relating to Football Head Injuries, Part II

By Direction of the Chairman

12/17/2009

  Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

**CANCELED** - Hearing on: Recent Inspector General Reports Concerning the FBI - **CANCELED**

By Direction of the Chairman

12/16/2009

  Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
3:00 2:30 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Protecting Employees in Airline Bankruptcies

By Direction of the Chairman

12/16/2009

  Subcommittee on Courts and Competition Policy
2:00 P.M. in 2237 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 4115, the "Open Access to the Courts Act of 2009"

By Direction of the Chairman

12/16/2009

  Full Committee
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Piracy of Live Sports Broadcasting Over the Internet

By Direction of the Chairman

12/15/2009

  Task Force on Judicial Impeachment
10:00 10:30 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing to: Consider Possible Impeachment of United States District Judge G. Thomas Porteous, Jr., Part IV

By Direction of the Chairman

12/11/2009

  Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
11:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Foreclosures — Will Voluntary Mortgage Modification Help Families Save Their Homes? Part II

By Direction of the Chairman

12/10/2009

  Subcommittee on Courts and Competition Policy
1:00 P.M. in 2237 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "Examining the State of Judicial Recusals after Caperton v. A.T. Massey"

By Direction of the Chairman

12/10/2009

  Task Force on Judicial Impeachment
10:30 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing to: Consider Possible Impeachment of United States District Judge G. Thomas Porteous, Jr., Part III

By Direction of the Chairman

12/10/2009

  Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
10:00 A.M. in 2237 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 1924, the "Tribal Law and Order Act of 2009"

By Direction of the Chairman

12/09/2009

 

Full Committee
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Full Committee Markup of: H.Res. 920, H.R. 3190 and H.R. 569

H.Res. 920, directing the attorney general to transmit to the House of Representatives all information in the attorney general's possession regarding certain matters pertaining to detainees held at Naval Station, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba who are transferred into the United States
H.R. 3190, the "Discount Pricing Consumer Protection Act of 2009"; and
H.R. 569, the "Equal Justice for Our Military Act of 2009"

By Direction of the Chairman

12/08/2009

  Subcommittee on Courts and Competition Policy
2:00 P.M. in 2226 Rayburn House Office Building

**POSTPONED** - Hearing on: Hearing on Antitrust Implications of American Needle v. NFL - **POSTPONED**

By Direction of the Chairman

12/08/2009

  Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
1:00 P.M. in 2237 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: the Impact of Federal Habeas Corpus Limitations on Death Penalty Appeals

By Direction of the Chairman

12/08/2009

  Task Force on Judicial Impeachment
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing to: Consider Possible Impeachment of United States District Judge G. Thomas Porteous, Jr., Part II

By Direction of the Chairman

12/03/2009

  Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
1:30 P.M. in 2237 Rayburn House Office Building

**POSTPONED** - Hearing on: Protecting Employees in Airline Bankruptcies - **POSTPONED**

By Direction of the Chairman

12/03/2009

  Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: the Civil Rights Division of the Department of Justice

By Direction of the Chairman

12/02/2009

 

Full Committee
10:15 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Full Committee Markup of: H.R. 3996, H.R. 1064, H.R. 3190 and H.R. 569

H.R. 3996, the "Financial Stability Improvement Act of 2009";
H.R. 1064, the "Youth Prison Reduction through Opportunities, Mentoring, Intervention, Support, and Education Act;
H.R. 3190, the "Discount Pricing Consumer Protection Act of 2009"; and
H.R. 569, the "Equal Justice for Our Military Act of 2009"

By Direction of the Chairman

11/19/2009

  Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
11:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Transparency and Integrity in Corporate Monitoring

By Direction of the Chairman

11/18/2009

  Task Force on Judicial Impeachment
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Continuation of Hearing to: Consider Possible Impeachment of United States District Judge G. Thomas Porteous, Jr.

By Direction of the Chairman

11/17/2009

  Subcommittee on Courts and Competition Policy
1:00 P.M. in 2237 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Too Big to Fail – The Role for Bankruptcy and Antitrust Law in Financial Regulation Reform, Part II

By Direction of the Chairman

11/17/2009

  Task Force on Judicial Impeachment

10:15 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

**CANCELED** - Meeting to Consider: A resolution authorizing the Chairman to issue subpoenas to Jacob Amato, Jr; Robert Creely; and and Joseph Mole to secure testimony at a hearing concerning the possible impeachment of United States District Judge G. Thomas Porteous, Jr., and to obtain related documents from these individuals.**CANCELED** and

10:30 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing to: Consider Possible Impeachment of United States District Judge G. Thomas Porteous, Jr.

By Direction of the Chairman

11/06/2009

  Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 2811, a bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to include constrictor snakes of the species Python genera as an injurious animal

By Direction of the Chairman

11/05/2009

  Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
12:00 12:30 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

**RESCHEDULED** - Hearing on: H.R. 2811, a bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to include constrictor snakes of the species Python genera as an injurious animal**RESCHEDULED**

By Direction of the Chairman

11/05/2009

 

Full Committee
11:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Continuation of Full Committee Markup of: H.R. 3845, H.R. 984, and H.R. 871

H.R. 3845, the "USA PATRIOT Amendments Act of 2009";
H.R. 984, the "State Secret Protection Act of 2009"; and
H.Res. 871, Directing the attorney general to transmit to the House of Representatives certain documents, records, memos, correspondence, and other communications regarding medical malpractice reform

By Direction of the Chairman

11/05/2009

  Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
10:00 9:30 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Combating Organized Retail Crime – The Role of Federal Law Enforcement

By Direction of the Chairman

11/04/2009

 

Full Committee
12:30 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Full Committee Markup of: H.R. 3845, H.R. 984, and H.R. 871

H.R. 3845, the "USA PATRIOT Amendments Act of 2009";
H.R. 984, the "State Secret Protection Act of 2009"; and
H.Res. 871, Directing the attorney general to transmit to the House of Representatives certain documents, records, memos, correspondence, and other communications regarding medical malpractice reform

By Direction of the Chairman

10/29/2009

  Full Committee
2:30 3:30 P.M. in HVC-301, The Capitol Visitors Center

Classified Hearing on: the PATRIOT Act and Related Matters

By Direction of the Chairman

10/29/2009

  Subcommittee on the Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
10:30 11:30 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Subcommittee Markup of: H.R. 1064, the "Youth PROMISE Act"

By Direction of the Chairman

10/29/2009

  Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
9:30 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Racial Disparities in the Criminal Justice System

By Direction of the Chairman

10/28/2009

  Full Committee
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Legal Issues Relating to Football Head Injuries

By Direction of the Chairman

10/27/2009

  Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
2:30 P.M. in 2237 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Access to Justice Denied – Ashcroft v. Iqbal

By Direction of the Chairman

10/27/2009

  Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
11:00 A.M. in 2237 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Legal Services Corporation

By Direction of the Chairman

10/22/2009

  Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
11:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Too Big to Fail – The Role for Bankruptcy and Antitrust Law in Financial Regulation Reform

By Direction of the Chairman

10/21/2009

 

Full Committee
10:15 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Meeting to: Approve Subcommittee Assignments for Rep. Judy Chu; and
Full Committee Markup of: H.R. 3596, H.R. 42, H.R. 1425, and H.R. 3237

H.R. 3596, the "Health Insurance Industry Antitrust Enforcement Act of 2009";
Ratification of Immigration Rules of Procedure and Statement of Policy for Private Immigration Bills and
Rules of Procedure for Private Claims Bills
H.R. 42, the "Commission on Wartime Relocation and Internment of Latin Americans of Japanese Descent Act"; and
H.R. 1425, the "Wartime Treatment Study Act"
H.R. 3237, To enact certain laws relating to national and commercial space programs as title 51, United States Code, "National and Commercial Space Programs"

By Direction of the Chairman

10/20/2009

  Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
2:30 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Girls in the Juvenile Justice System: Strategies to Help Girls Achieve Their Full Potential

By Direction of the Chairman

10/20/2009

  Subcommittee on Courts and Competition Policy
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

**POSTPONED** - Hearing on: Examining the State of Judicial Recusals after Caperton v. A.T. Massey**POSTPONED**

By Direction of the Chairman

10/15/2009

  Full Committee
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

**POSTPONED** - Hearing on: Ramifications of Auto Industry Bankruptcies, Part IV - **POSTPONED**

By Direction of the Chairman

10/14/2009

 

Full Committee
10:15 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

**POSTPONED** - Full Committee Markup of: H.R. 42, H.R. 1425, and H.R. 3237 - **POSTPONED**

H.R. 42, the "Commission on Wartime Relocation and Internment of Latin Americans of Japanese Descent Act"; and
H.R. 1425, the "Wartime Treatment Study Act"
H.R. 3237, To enact certain laws relating to national and commercial space programs as title 51, United States Code, "National and Commercial Space Programs"

By Direction of the Chairman

10/08/2009

  Subcommittee on Courts and Competition Policy
11:30 A.M. in 2237 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 3596, the "Health Insurance Industry Antitrust Enforcement Act of 2009"

By Direction of the Chairman

10/08/2009

  Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
9:30 10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Civil Rights Under Fire – Recent Supreme Court Decisions

By Direction of the Chairman

10/07/2009

 

Full Committee
1:30 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Full Committee Markup of: H.R. 1478, H.R. 42, H.R. 1425, H.R. 1110 and H.R. 3237

H.R. 1478, the "Carmelo Rodriguez Military Medical Accountability Act of 2009";
H.R. 42, the "Commission on Wartime Relocation and Internment of Latin Americans of Japanese Descent Act"; and
H.R. 1425, the "Wartime Treatment Study Act"
H.R. 1110, the "PHONE Act of 2009";
H.R. 3237, To enact certain laws relating to national and commercial space programs as title 51, United States Code, "National and Commercial Space Programs"

By Direction of the Chairman

10/01/2009

  Subcommittee on Immigration, Citizenship, Refugees, Border Security, and International Law
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Meeting to: Request Department of Homeland Security Departmental Report on the Beneficiary of:
H.R. 1979: Private Bill for the relief of Mary Cole, Decontee Cole, Emmanuel Cole, Anna Cole, Yon Deh Cole, and Emmanuel Cole, Jr.; and
H.R. 3649: Private Bill for the relief of Maria Carmen Castro Ramirez and J Refugio Carreno Rojas

By Direction of the Chairman

09/30/2009

  Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
3:00 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Cyberbullying and other Online Safety Issues for Children;
H.R. 1966, the "Megan Meier Cyberbullying Prevention Act"; and
H.R. 3630, the "Adolescent Web Awareness Requires Education Act (AWARE Act)"

By Direction of the Chairman

09/23/2009

  Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
1:00 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: an Undue Hardship? Discharging Educational Debt in Bankruptcy

By Direction of the Chairman

09/23/2009

  Subcommittee on Courts and Competition Policy
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: The Expansion of Top Level Domains and its Effects on Competition

By Direction of the Chairman

09/22/2009

  Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
2:30 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Reauthorization of the Innocence Protection Act

By Direction of the Chairman

09/22/2009

  Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
11:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: the USA PATRIOT Act

By Direction of the Chairman

09/17/2009

  Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

**POSTPONED** - Hearing on: the Crime Victims Rights Act of 2004 - **POSTPONED**

By Direction of the Chairman

09/16/2009

 

Full Committee
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Full Committee Markup of: H.R. 3570, H.R. 233, H.R. 1478, H.J.Res. 26, H.R. 3290, H.R. 42 and H.R. 1425

H.R. 3570, the "Satellite Home Viewer Update and Reauthorization Act";
H.R. 233, the "Railroad Antitrust Enforcement Act of 2009";
H.R. 1478, the "Carmelo Rodriguez Military Medical Accountability Act of 2009";
H.J.Res. 26, Proclaiming Casimir Pulaski to be an honorary citizen of the United States posthumously;
H.R. 3290, the "September 11 Family Humanitarian Relief and Patriotism Act of 2009";
H.R. 42, the "Commission on Wartime Relocation and Internment of Latin Americans of Japanese Descent Act"; and
H.R. 1425, the "Wartime Treatment Study Act"

By Direction of the Chairman

09/16/2009

  Subcommittee on Courts and Competition Policy
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

**POSTPONED** - Hearing on Competition Concerns with International Airline Alliances: Should DOJ Co-Pilot the Airline Antitrust Immunity Process? - **POSTPONED**

By Direction of the Chairman

09/15/2009

  Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
1:00 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on Mandatory Binding Arbitration: Is it Fair and Voluntary?

By Direction of the Chairman

09/10/2009

  Full Committee
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Competition and Commerce in Digital Books

By Direction of the Chairman

09/09/2009

  Subcommittee on the Commercial and Administrative
2:00 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: the Role of the Lending Industry in the Home Foreclosure Crisis

By Direction of the Chairman

09/09/2009

  Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
10:30 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

**POSTPONED** - Hearing on: the USA PATRIOT Act - **POSTPONED**

By Direction of the Chairman

07/31/2009

  Subcommittee on Immigration, Citizenship, Refugees, Border Security, and International Law
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Continued Subcommittee Markup of: H.R. 1425

By Direction of the Chairman

07/30/2009

  Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
1:00 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Proposals for Reform of the Military Commissions System

By Direction of the Chairman

07/30/2009

  Subcommittee on Courts and Competition Policy
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Subcommittee Markup of: H.R. 3190, and H.R. 569, and H.R. 233

By Direction of the Chairman

07/29/2009

 

Full Committee
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Full Committee Markup of: H.Res. 636, A Committee Resolution, H.R. 3245, H.R. 847, H.R. 3290, H.J.Res. 26, H.R. 984, H.R. 3327 and H.R. 2811

H.Res. 636, Directing the Attorney General to transmit to the House of Representatives all information in the Attorney General's possession relating to the transfer or release of detainees held at Naval Station, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, into the United States
A Committee Resolution, Authorizing the House General Counsel to seek immunity for certain witnesses in connection with the Porteous Impeachment inquiry
H.R. 3245, the "Fairness in Cocaine Sentencing Act of 2009;"
H.R. 847, the "James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act of 2009"
H.R. 3290, the "September 11 Family Humanitarian Relief and Patriotism Act of 2009"
H.J.Res. 26, Proclaiming Casimir Pulaski to be an honorary citizen of the United States posthumously
H.R. 1478, the "Carmelo Rodriguez Military Medical Accountability Act of 2009"
H.R. 984, the "State Secret Protection Act of 2009"
H.R. 3327, the "Ramos-Compean Justice Act of 2009"
H.R. 2811, the "To amend title 18, United States Code, to include constrictor snakes of the species Python genera as an injurious animal"

By Direction of the Chairman

07/28/2009

  Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
1:00 P.M. in 2237 Rayburn House Office Building

Subcommittee Markup of: H.R. 2811; and H.R. 3327

By Direction of the Chairman

07/28/2009

  Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
11:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Medical Debt – Is Our Health Care System Bankrupting Americans?

By Direction of the Chairman

07/27/2009

  Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
4:00 P.M. 3:00 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 743, the "Executive Accountability Act of 2009"

By Direction of the Chairman

07/24/2009

  Subcommittee on Immigration, Citizenship, Refugees, Border Security, and International Law
1:00 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Continued Subcommittee Markup of: H.R. 42; and H.R. 1425

By Direction of the Chairman

07/23/2009

  Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
2:00 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Continuity of Congress in the Wake of a Catastrophic Attack

By Direction of the Chairman

07/23/2009

 

Subcommittee on Immigration, Citizenship, Refugees, Border Security, and International Law
10:15 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Meeting to: Request Department of Homeland Security Departmental Report on the Beneficiary of:
H.R. 1576, Private Bill for the relief of Daniel Wachira; and
H.R. 3182, Private Bill for the relief of Hotaru Nakama Ferschke
and
Subcommittee Markup of: H.R. 3290, H.J.Res. 26, H.R. 42; and H.R. 1425

H.R. 3290, the "September 11 Family Humanitarian Relief and Patriotism Act of 2009;"
H.J.Res. 26, Proclaiming Casimir Pulaski to be an honorary citizen of the United States posthumously;
H.R. 42, to establish a fact-finding commission to extend the study of a prior commission to investigate and determine facts and circumstances surrounding the relocation, internment, and deportation to Axis countries of Latin Americans of Japanese descent from December 1941 through February 1948, and the impact of those actions by the United States, and to recommend appropriate remedies, and for other purposes;
H.R. 1425, to establish commissions to review the facts and circumstances surrounding injustices suffered by European Americans, European Latin Americans, and Jewish refugees during World War II

By Direction of the Chairman

07/22/2009

  Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
3:15 P.M. in 2237 Rayburn House Office Building

Subcommittee Markup of: H.R. 3245, the "Fairness in Cocaine Sentencing Act of 2009"

By Direction of the Chairman

07/22/2009

  Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
3:00 P.M. in 2237 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Over-Criminalization of Conduct/Over-Federalization of Criminal Law

By Direction of the Chairman

07/22/2009

  Subcommittee on Courts and Competition Policy
2:00 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

**POSTPONED** - Hearing on: Competition Concerns with International Airline Alliances: Should DOJ Co-Pilot the Airline Antitrust Immunity Process? - **POSTPONED**

By Direction of the Chairman

07/22/2009

  Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Ramifications of Auto Industry Bankruptcies, Part III

By Direction of the Chairman

07/21/2009

  Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
11:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Ramifications of Auto Industry Bankruptcies, Part II

By Direction of the Chairman

07/21/2009

  Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
10:00 A.M. in 2237 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Federal Bureau of Prisons Oversight

By Direction of the Chairman

07/15/2009

  Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
3:00 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 1064, the "Youth Prison Reduction Through Opportunities, Mentoring, Intervention, Support and Education Act" or the "Youth PROMISE Act"

By Direction of the Chairman

07/14/2009

  Subcommittee on Courts and Competition Policy
2:00 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Biologics and Biosimilars: Balancing Incentives for Innovation

By Direction of the Chairman

07/14/2009

  Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
10:30 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Mandatory Minimums and Unintended Consequences

By Direction of the Chairman

07/14/2009

  Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

**POSTPONED** - Markup of: H.R. 1459, the "Fairness in Cocaine Sentencing Act of 2009" - **POSTPONED**

By Direction of the Chairman

07/09/2009

  Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
1:00 P.M. in 2237 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Home Foreclosures: Will Voluntary Mortgage Modification Help Families Save Their Homes?

By Direction of the Chairman

07/09/2009

  Subcommittee on Courts and Competition Policy
Full Committee
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Trends Affecting Minority Broadcast Ownership

By Direction of the Chairman

07/08/2009

  Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
3:00 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: National Prison Rape Elimination Commission Report and Standards

By Direction of the Chairman

07/08/2009

  Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Legal Issues Surrounding the Military Commissions System

By Direction of the Chairman

06/25/2009

  Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
11:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Accountability, Transparency, and Uniformity in Corporate Deferred and Non-Prosecution Agreements

By Direction of the Chairman

06/24/2009

 

Full Committee
10:15 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Full Committee Markup of: H.Res. 537; H.R. 1478; H.R. 1843 and H.R. 984

H.Res. 537, Requesting that the president and directing that the attorney general transmit to the House of Representatives all information in their possession relating to specific communications regarding detainees and foreign persons suspected of terrorism;
H.R. 1478, the "Carmelo Rodriguez Military Medical Accountability Act of 2009;"
H.R. 1843, the "John Hope Franklin Tulsa-Greenwood Race Riot Claims Accountability Act of 2009;"
H.R. 984, the "State Secret Protection Act of 2009"

By Direction of the Chairman

06/18/2009

  Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
10:00 A.M. 2:00 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

**CANCELED** - Hearing on: Secure and Responsible Drug Disposal - **CANCELED**

By Direction of the Chairman

06/16/2009

  Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
11:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Bankruptcy Judgeship Needs

By Direction of the Chairman

06/11/2009

  Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
2:00 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Subcommittee Markup of: H.R. 1843, and H.R. 984

By Direction of the Chairman

06/11/2009

  Subcommittee on Courts and Competition Policy
Immediately Following Markup: in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 569, the "Equal Justice For Our Military Act of 2009"

By Direction of the Chairman

06/11/2009

  Subcommittee on Courts and Competition Policy
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

**POSTPONED** - Subcommittee Markup of: H.R. 233, the "Railroad Antitrust Enforcement Act of 2009" **POSTPONED**

By Direction of the Chairman

06/10/2009

  Full Committee
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 2765 and H.Res. 520

By Direction of the Chairman

06/09/2009

  Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
2:30 P.M. 3:00 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 2289, the "Juvenile Justice Accountability and Improvement Act of 2009"

By Direction of the Chairman

06/09/2009

  Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
10:00 A.M. 11:30 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 1521, the "Cell Tax Fairness Act of 2009"

By Direction of the Chairman

06/09/2009

  Judiciary Task Force on Judicial Impeachment
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Meeting to: to consider articles of impeachment against Samuel B. Kent for recommendation to the committee

By Direction of the Chairman

06/05/2009

  Judiciary Task Force on Judicial Impeachment
11:00 A.M. in 2237 Rayburn House Office Building

**RESCHEDULED** - Meeting to: to consider articles of impeachment against Samuel B. Kent for recommendation to the committee **RESCHEDULED**

By Direction of the Chairman

06/05/2009

  Subcommittee on Courts and Competition Policy
Immediately Following Markup: in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

**RESCHEDULED** - Hearing on: H.R. 569, the "Equal Justice For Our Military Act of 2009" **RESCHEDULED**

By Direction of the Chairman

06/05/2009

  Subcommittee on Courts and Competition Policy
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

**RESCHEDULED** - Subcommittee Markup of: H.R. 233, the "Railroad Antitrust Enforcement Act of 2009" **RESCHEDULED**

By Direction of the Chairman

06/04/2009

  Subcommittee on Immigration, Citizenship, Refugees, Border Security and International Law
3:00 P.M. in 2237 Rayburn House Office Building

Subcommittee Markup of: H.R. 2679, to extend certain immigration programs, and for other purposes

By Direction of the Chairman

06/04/2009

  Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
2:00 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 984, the "State Secret Protection Act of 2009"

By Direction of the Chairman

06/04/2009

  Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
11:00 A.M. in 2237 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 1508, the "Sunshine in Litigation Act of 2009"

By Direction of the Chairman

06/04/2009

  Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
9:30 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Indigent Representation: A Growing National Crisis

By Direction of the Chairman

06/03/2009

  Judiciary Task Force on Judicial Impeachment
12:00 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing to: to Consider Impeachment of Samuel B. Kent of the Southern District of Texas

By Direction of the Chairman

06/03/2009

  Subcommittee on Courts and Competition Policy
9:30 A.M. 10:00 A.M. in 2141 2237 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Pay to Delay: Are Patent Settlements That Delay Generic Drug Market Entry Anticompetitive?

By Direction of the Chairman

05/21/2009

  Full Committee
12:00 P.M. 1:00 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "Ramifications of Auto Industry Bankruptcies"

By Direction of the Chairman

05/21/2009

  Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
10:00 A.M. in 2141 2237 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Unfairness in Federal Cocaine Sentencing: Is it time to Crack the 100 to 1 Disparity?

By Direction of the Chairman

05/20/2009

  Full Committee
10:30 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: the Federal Bureau of Investigation

By Direction of the Chairman

05/20/2009

 

Full Committee
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Continued Full Committee Consideration of
H.R. 1741 and H.R. 2247

H.R. 1741, the "Witness Security and Protection Grant Program Act of 2009;" and
H.R. 2247, the "Congressional Review Act Improvements Act"

By Direction of the Chairman

05/19/2009

  Subcommittee on Courts and Competition Policy
2:30 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 233, the "Railroad Antitrust Enforcement Act of 2009"

By Direction of the Chairman

05/19/2009

  Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Lae
11:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 1478, the "Carmelo Rodriguez Military Medical Accountability Act of 2009"

By Direction of the Chairman

05/14/2009

  Full Committee
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: the Department of Justice with Attorney General Eric Holder

By Direction of the Chairman

05/13/2009

  Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
3:00 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: the National Research Council's Publication "Strengthening Forensic Science in the United States: A Path Forward"

By Direction of the Chairman

05/13/2009

 

Full Committee
10:15 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Meeting to: Approve subcommittee vacancies; and
Full Committee Markup of: H.R. 848, H.R. 2344, H.R. 1741; and H.R. 2247

H.R. 848, the "Performance Rights Act;"
H.R. 2344, the "Webcaster Settlement Act of 2009;"
H.R. 1741, the "Witness Security and Protection Grant Program Act of 2009;"
H.R. 2247, the "Congressional Review Act Improvements Act"

By Direction of the Chairman

05/06/2009

  Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
2:00 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Escalating Violence in Mexico and the Southwest Border as a Result of the Illicit Drug Trade?

By Direction of the Chairman

05/05/2009

  Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: the Federal Arbitration Act: Is the Credit Card Industry Using It To Quash Legal Claims?

By Direction of the Chairman

04/30/2009

  Full Committee
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 1260, the "Patent Reform Act of 2009"

By Direction of the Chairman

04/28/2009

  Subcommittee on Courts and Competition Policy
3:00 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "Bye Bye Bargains? Retail Price Fixing, the Leegin Decision, and Its Impact on Consumer Prices"

By Direction of the Chairman

04/28/2009

  Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
11:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

**POSTPONED** Hearing on: Is the Credit Card Industry Using It To Quash Legal Claims? **POSTPONED**

By Direction of the Chairman

04/28/2009

 

Full Committee
10:15 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Continued Full Committee Markup of: H.R. 1748, H.R. 1788, H.R. 1676, H.R. 1667 and H.R. 1741

H.R. 1748, the "Fight Fraud Act of 2009;"
H.R. 1788, the "False Claims Act Correction Act of 2009;"
H.R. 1676, the "PACT Act;"
H.R. 1667, the "War Profiteering Prevention Act of 2009;"
H.R. 1741, the "Witness Security and Protection Grant Program Act of 2009"

By Direction of the Chairman

04/23/2009

 

Full Committee
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Continued Full Committee Markup of: H.R. 1913, and, Markup of: H.R. 1748, H.R. 1788, H.R. 1676, H.R. 1667 and H.R. 1741

H.R. 1913, the "Local Law Enforcement Hate Crimes Prevention Act of 2009;"
H.R. 1748, the "Fight Fraud Act of 2009;"
H.R. 1788, the "False Claims Act Correction Act of 2009;"
H.R. 1676, the "PACT Act;"
H.R. 1667, the "War Profiteering Prevention Act of 2009;"
H.R. 1741, the "Witness Security and Protection Grant Program Act of 2009"

By Direction of the Chairman

04/22/2009

 

Full Committee
10:15 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Full Committee Markup of: H.R. 1913, H.R. 1748, H.R. 1788, H.R. 1676, H.R. 1667 and H.R. 1741

H.R. 1913, the "Local Law Enforcement Hate Crimes Prevention Act of 2009;"
H.R. 1748, the "Fight Fraud Act of 2009;"
H.R. 1788, the "False Claims Act Correction Act of 2009;"
H.R. 1676, the "PACT Act;"
H.R. 1667, the "War Profiteering Prevention Act of 2009;"
H.R. 1741, the "Witness Security and Protection Grant Program Act of 2009"

By Direction of the Chairman

04/21/2009

  Subcommittee on Courts and Competition Policy
2:00 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: "New Age for Newspapers: Diversity of Voices, Competition and the Internet"

By Direction of the Chairman

04/02/2009

  Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
2:00 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building
**RELOCATED** - to 2237 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Are Credit Cards Bankrupting Americans?

By Direction of the Chairman

04/02/2009

  Subcommittee on Immigration, Citizenship, Refugees, Border Security, and International Law and
Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Joint Hearing on: the Public Safety and Civil Rights Implications of State and Local Enforcement of Federal Immigration Laws

By Direction of the Chairman

04/02/2009

  Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
9:30 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Subcommittee Markup of: H.R. 1843, the "John Hope Franklin Tulsa-Greenwood Race Riot Claims Accountability Act of 2009"

By Direction of the Chairman

04/01/2009

  Full Committee
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Proposals to Fight Fraud and Protect Taxpayers, Including:
H.R. 1748, the "Fight Fraud Act 2009";
H.R. 1292, to amend Title I of the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act of 1968;
H.R. 1667, the "War Profiteering Prevention Act of 2009";
H.R. 1788, the "False Claims Corrections Act";
H.R. 1779, the "Financial Crimes Resources Act of 2009";
H.R. 1793, the "Money Laundering Correction Act of 2009"; and
H.R. 78, the "Stop Mortgage Fraud Act."

By Direction of the Chairman

03/31/2009

  Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
2:00 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: VoIP — Who Has Jurisdiction to Tax It?

By Direction of the Chairman

03/31/2009

  Subcommittee on Immigration, Citizenship, Refugees, Border Security, and International Law and
Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Joint Hearing on: H.R. 847, the "James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act of 2009"

By Direction of the Chairman

03/31/2009

  Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
9:30 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

**RESCHEDULED** - Subcommittee Markup of: H.R. ____, the "John Hope Franklin Tulsa-Greenwood Race Riot Claims Accountability Act of 2009" - **RESCHEDULED**

By Direction of the Chairman

03/26/2009

  Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Representation of Indigent Defendants in Criminal Cases: A Constitutional Crisis in Michigan and Other States?

By Direction of the Chairman

03/25/2009

  Full Committee
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: Completion of H.R. 1139 and H.R. 985

By Direction of the Chairman

03/24/2009

  Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
2:00 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 1478, the "Carmelo Rodriguez Military Medical Accountability Act of 2009"

By Direction of the Chairman

03/19/2009

  Subcommittee on Immigration, Citizenship, Refugees, Border Security, and International Law
12:00 P.M. in 2237 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: the Treatment of Latin Americans of Japanese Descent, European Americans, and Jewish Refugees During World War II

By Direction of the Chairman

03/19/2009

  Subcommittee on Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Lessons Learned From the 2008 Election

By Direction of the Chairman

03/18/2009

  Full Committee
1:00 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 1107, H.R. 1139 and H.R. 1575

By Direction of the Chairman

03/17/2009

  Subcommittee on Courts and Competition Policy
2:00 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: ‘Too Big To Fail?’: The Role of Antitrust Law in Government-Funded Consolidation in the Banking Industry

By Direction of the Chairman

03/12/2009

  Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security and
Education and Labor Subcommittee on Healthy Families and Communities
10:00 A.M. in 2175 Rayburn House Office Building

Joint Hearing on: Lost Educational Opportunities in Alternative Settings

By Direction of the Chairman

03/11/2009

  Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
2:00 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Circuit City Unplugged: Why Did Chapter 11 Fail To Save 34,000 Jobs?

By Direction of the Chairman

03/11/2009

  House Judiciary Subcommittee on Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties and
Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on the Constitution
10:00 A.M. in 216 Hart Senate Office Building

Joint Hearing on: S.J. Res. 7 and H.J. Res. 21: A Constitutional Amendment Concerning Senate Vacancies

By Direction of the Chairman

03/10/2009

  Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
2:00 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Sex Offender Registration and Notification Act (SORNA): Barriers to Timely Compliance by States

By Direction of the Chairman

03/10/2009

  Full Committee
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 848, the "Performance Rights Act"

By Direction of the Chairman

03/05/2008

 

Subcommittee on Immigration, Citizenship, Refugees, Border Security and International Law
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Meeting to: Adopt Rules of Procedure and Statement of Policy for Private Immigration Bills;
Adopt Rules of Procedure for Private Claims Bills;
Continue the Subcommittee’s Policy on the Granting of Federal Charters; and
Request Department of Homeland Security Departmental Reports on the Beneficiaries of:
H.R. 492; H.R. 660; H.R. 698; H.R. 1009; H.R. 1104; and H.R. 1290

By Direction of the Chairman

03/04/2009

  Full Committee
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

**CANCELED** - Hearing on: H.R. 848, the "Performance Rights Act" - **CANCELED**

By Direction of the Chairman

03/03/2009

  Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

**CANCELED** - Hearing on: Circuit City Unplugged: Why Did Chapter 11 Fail to Save 34,000 Jobs? - **CANCELED**

By Direction of the Chairman

02/26/2009

  Subcommittee on Courts and Competition Policy
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Competition in the Ticketing and Promotion Industry

By Direction of the Chairman

02/25/2009

  Full Committee
2:00 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 157, H.R. 110, H.R. 628 and H.R. 1107

By Direction of the Chairman

02/25/2009

  Full Committee
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Copyright Licensing in a Digital Age: Competition, Compensation and the Need to Update the Cable and Satellite TV Licenses

By Direction of the Chairman

02/12/2009

  Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
11:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Libel Tourism

By Direction of the Chairman

02/11/2009

  Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
2:00 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Youth Violence: Trends, Myths and Solutions

By Direction of the Chairman

02/04/2009

  Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
11:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Midnight Rulemaking: Shedding Some Light

By Direction of the Chairman

01/27/2009

  Full Committee
1:00 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 200, the "Helping Families Save Their Homes in Bankruptcy Act of 2009" and the Committee’s Oversight Plan

By Direction of the Chairman

01/27/2009

  Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 157, the "District of Columbia House Voting Rights Act of 2009"

By Direction of the Chairman

01/22/2009

  Full Committee
2:00 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 200, the "Helping Families Save Their Homes in Bankruptcy Act of 2009", and H.R. 225, the "Emergency Homeownership and Equity Protection Act"

By Direction of the Chairman

01/22/2009

  Full Committee
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Meeting on: Approval of Committee Rules, Ratification of Subcommittee Chairmanships and Membership and re-establishment of the Task Force on Judicial Impeachment

By Direction of the Chairman

11/18/2008

  Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
2:00 P.M. in 2237 Rayburn House Office Building

**CANCELED** - Hearing on: H.R. 6858, the "Administrative Review Improvement Act of 2008" - **CANCELED**

By Direction of the Chairman

11/18/2008

  Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
11:00 A.M. in 2237 Rayburn House Office Building

**CANCELED** - Hearing on: Midnight Rulemaking: Shedding Some Light - **CANCELED**

By Direction of the Chairman

10/03/2008

  Full Committee
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: the Continuing Investigation into the U.S. Attorneys Controversy and Related Matters

By Direction of the Chairman

09/26/2008

  Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Lehman Brothers Sharper Image, Bennigan's and Beyond: Is Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Working

By Direction of the Chairman

09/24/2008

  Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties and;
Subcommittee on Elections
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Joint Hearing on: Federal, State and Local Efforts to Prepare for the 2008 Election

By Direction of the Chairman

09/23/2008

  Full Committee
1:00 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Continued Committee Markup of: H.R. 6598, H.R. 5882, H.R. 5924, H.R. 5950, and
To consider: a resolution and report recommending to the House of Representatives that Attorney General Michael B. Mukasey be cited for contempt of Congress

By Direction of the Chairman

09/23/2008

  Subcommittee on Immigration, Citizenship, Refugees, Border Security, and International Law
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: the Executive Office for Immigration Review

By Direction of the Chairman

09/22/2008

  Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
4:00 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 6713, the "E-fencing Enforcement Act of 2008",
H.R. 6491, the "Organized Retail Crime Act of 2008", and
S. 3434, the "Combating Organized Retail Crime Act of 2008"

By Direction of the Chairman

09/18/2008

  Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
1:00 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 5793, the "Cell Tax Fairness Act of 2008"

By Direction of the Chairman

09/18/2008

  Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
11:30 A.M. in 2237 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: the Department of Justice Programs Oversight

By Direction of the Chairman

09/18/2008

  Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 5607, the "State Secret Protection Act of 2008"

By Direction of the Chairman

09/17/2008

  Full Committee
10:15 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Continued Committee Markup of: H.R. 6598, H.R. 6020, H.R. 5882, H.R. 5924, H.R. 5950, and
To consider: a resolution and report recommending to the House of Representatives that Attorney General Michael B. Mukasey be cited for contempt of Congress; and
To consider: a resolution establishing a task force to conduct an inquiry into whether U.S. District Judge G. Thomas Porteous should be impeached

By Direction of the Chairman

09/16/2008

  Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
2:00 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Bankruptcy Trustee Compensation

By Direction of the Chairman

09/16/2008

  Full Committee
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Oversight Hearing on: the Federal Bureau of Investigation

By Direction of the Chairman

09/11/2008

  Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
2:00 P.M. in 2237 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 4300, the "Juvenile Justice Accountability and Improvement Act of 2007"

By Direction of the Chairman

09/11/2008

  Subcommittee on Courts, the Internet, and Intellectual Property
1:00 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 6845, Fair Copyright in Research Works Act

By Direction of the Chairman

09/11/2008

  Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
12:00 P.M. in 2237 Rayburn House Office Building

**POSTPONED** - Hearing on: the Continuing Investigation into the U.S. Attorneys Controversy and Related Matters - **POSTPONED**

By Direction of the Chairman

09/10/2008

  Full Committee
10:15 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: Reauthorizing antitrust Task Force, H.R. 6598, H.R. 4780, H.R. 6020, H.R. 5882, H.R. 5924, H.R. 5950, and
To consider: a resolution and report recommending to the House of Representatives that Attorney General Michael B. Mukasey be cited for contempt of Congress

By Direction of the Chairman

09/09/2008

  Full Committee
2:00 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Competition in the Package Delivery Industry

By Direction of the Chairman

09/09/2008

  Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
9:30 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

**POSTPONED** - Hearing on: Voting Section of the Civil Rights Division of the U.S. Department of Justice Preparation for the 2008 Election - **POSTPONED**

By Direction of the Chairman

07/31/2008

 

Subcommittee on Immigration, Citizenship, Refugees, Border Security, and International Law
2:30 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Meeting to request: Department of Homeland Security Departmental Report on the Beneficiary of: H.R. 3092, a Private Bill for the relief of Kimerly Ruth; and
Subcommittee Markup of: H.R. 6020, to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to protect the well-being of soldiers and their families, and for other purposes;
H.R. 5882, to recapture employment-based immigrant visas lost to bureaucratic delays and to prevent losses of family- and employment-based immigrant visas in the future; and
H.R. 5924, the "Emergency Nursing Supply Relief Act";

By Direction of the Chairman

07/31/2008

  Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
12:30 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 5607, The "State Secrets Protection Act of 2008"

By Direction of the Chairman

07/31/2008

  Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
12:00 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Meeting to Consider: Resolution authorizing the Chairman to issue a subpoena to compel the testimony of Christopher Coates

By Direction of the Chairman

07/31/2008

  Subcommittee on the Commercial and Administrative Law
10:30 A.M. in 2237 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 5884, the "Sunshine in Litigation Act of 2008"

By Direction of the Chairman

07/31/2008

  Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
9:30 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 6598, the "Prevention of Equine Cruelty Act of 2008" and H.R. 6597, the "Animal Cruelty Statistics Act of 2008"

By Direction of the Chairman

07/30/2008

 

Full Committee
10:15 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

To consider: A resolution and report finding Karl Rove in contempt for failure to appear pursuant to subpoena and recommending to the House of Representatives that Mr. Rove be cited for contempt of Congress; and
Markup of: H.R. 6577, to express the consent and approval of Congress to an interstate compact regarding water resources in the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence River Basin;
H.R. 6126, the "the Fairness in Nursing Home Arbitration Act of 2008";
H.R. 5950, the "Detainee Basic Medical Care Act of 2008";
H.R. 2575, for the relief of Mikael Adrian Christopher Figueroa Alvarez; ";
H.R. 5243, for the relief of Kim Iizuka-Barcena;
H.R. 6064, the "National Silver Alert Act";
H.R. 6503, the "Missing Alzheimer's Disease Patient Alert Program Reauthorization of 2008";
H.R. 6353, the "Ryan Haight Online Pharmacy Consumer Protection Act of 2008";
H.R. 5167, the "Justice for Victims of Torture and Terrorism Act";
H.R. 2140, the "Internet Gambling Study Act";
H.R. 6088, the "National Domestic Violence Volunteer Attorney Network Act "; and
H.R. 4779, to enact certain laws relating to public contracts as title 41, United States Code, "Public Contracts"

By Direction of the Chairman

07/29/2008

  Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
4:30 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

**Canceled** - Hearing on: S. 1276, the "Methamphetamine Production Prevention Act of 2007";
S. 2274, the "Dextromethorphan Abuse Reduction Act of 2007"; and
S. 2071, the "Combat Methamphetamine Enhancement Act of 2007" - **Canceled**

By Direction of the Chairman

07/25/2008

  Full Committee
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Executive Power and Its Constitutional Limitations

By Direction of the Chairman

07/24/2008

  Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
1:00 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Lessons Learned from the 2004 Presidential Election

By Direction of the Chairman

07/24/2008

  Subcommittee on Immigration, Citizenship, Refugees, Border Security, and International Law
11:00 A.M. in 1310 Longworth House Office Building

Hearing on:Immigration Raids: Postville and Beyond

By Direction of the Chairman

07/24/2008

  Subcommittee on the Commercial and Administrative Law
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 3679, the "State Video Tax Fairness Act of 2007"

By Direction of the Chairman

07/23/2008

  Full Committee
10:15 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Oversight of the U.S. Department of Justice

By Direction of the Chairman

07/17/2008

  Full Committee
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: From the Department of Justice to Guantanamo Bay: Administration Lawyers and Administration Interrogations Rules, Part V

By Direction of the Chairman

07/16/2008

  Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
4:00 P.M. in 2237 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on:
Reauthorization of the U.S. Parole Commission

By Direction of the Chairman

07/16/2008

 

Full Committee
10:15 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 5546, the "Credit Card Fair Free Act of 2008"
H.R. 4854, the "False Claims Act Correction Act of 2007"
H.R. 4081, the "Prevent All Cigarette Trafficking Act of 2007" or PACT Act"
H.R. 6083, to authorize funding for the National Advocacy Center;
H.R. 5167, the "Justice for Victims of Torture and Terrorism Act"
H.R. 2575, for the private relief of Mikael Alvarez;
H.R. 5243, for the private relief of Kumi Iizuka-Barcena; and
H.R. 6034, to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide for relief to surviving spouses and children

By Direction of the Chairman

07/15/2008

 

Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
2:00 P.M. in 2237 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: H.R. 6064, the "National Silver Alert Act
H.R. 5898, the Silver Alert Grant Program Act of 2008"; and
H.R. 423, the "Kristen's Act Reauthorization of 2007"

Immediately Following Hearing:
Markup of: H.R. 6064,
the "National Silver Alert Act"

By Direction of the Chairman

07/15/2008

 

Task Force on Competition Policy and Antitrust Laws
1:30 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: Competition on the Internet

By Direction of the Chairman

07/15/2008

  Subcommittee on the Commercial and Administrative Law
12:30 P.M. in 2237 Rayburn House Office Building

Markup of: H.R. 6126, the "Fairness in Nursing Home Arbitration Act of 2008"
H.R. 5312, the "Automobile Arbitration Fairness Act of 2008" and
H.R. 3010, the "Arbitration Fairness Act of 2007"

By Direction of the Chairman

07/10/2008

  Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on: From the Department of Justice to Guantanamo Bay: Administration Lawyers and Administration Interrogations Rules, Part IV

By Direction of the Chairman

07/10/2008

 

Subcommittee on Immigration, Citizenship, Refugees, Border Security, and International Law
1:00 P.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Meeting to Request: Department of Homeland Security Departmental Reports on the Beneficiaries of:
H.R. 6443, a Private Bill for the relief of Carlos Espinal Castillo-Reynolds; and
H.R. 975, a Private Bill for the relief of certain aliens who were aboard the Golden Venture

Subcommittee Markup of:
H.R. 2575: a Private Bill for the relief of Mikael Adrian Christopher Figueroa Alvarez;
H.R. 5243:a Private Bill for the relief of Kumi Iizuka-Barcena; and
H.R. 6034:To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide for relief to surviving spouses and children.

By Direction of the Chairman

07/10/2008

 

Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
10:00 A.M. in 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing on:the Politicization of the Justice Department and Allegations of Selective Prosecution

By Direction of the Chairman

 

 
 
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