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8:00 am Hearing: Department of the Air Force FY 2018 Budget Request for Seapower and Projection Forces Committee on Armed Services: Subcommittee on Seapower and Projection Forces
9:30 am Markup: H. Res. 351 H. Res. 354 H. Res. 355 H.R. 2484 and S. 371 Committee on Foreign Affairs:
9:30 am Hearing: Budget Hearing – U.S. Forest Service Committee on Appropriations: Subcommittee on Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies
10:00 am Hearing: All Work and No Pay: Change Orders Delayed for Small Construction Contractors Committee on Small Business:
10:00 am Hearing: Improper Payments in the Federal Government: Student Aid Committee on Oversight and Government Reform: Subcommittee on Government Operations
10:00 am Hearing: Budget Hearing – Food and Drug Administration Committee on Appropriations: Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies
10:00 am Hearing: Fiscal Year 2018 Priorities for Nuclear Forces and Atomic Energy Defense Activities Committee on Armed Services: Subcommittee on Strategic Forces
10:30 am Hearing: Department of Commerce Budget Hearing Committee on Appropriations: Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies
12:00 pm Hearing: Violence Outside the Turkish Ambassadors Residence: The Right to Peaceful Protest Committee on Foreign Affairs: Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats
12:30 pm Hearing: Vietnam: Why Religious Freedom and Human Rights Are Critical to U.S. National Interests Committee on Foreign Affairs: Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations
12:30 pm Hearing: Vietnam: Why Religious Freedom and Human Rights Are Critical to U.S. National Interests Committee on Foreign Affairs: Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights and International Organizations
Time Session
1:16 P.M. - The House adjourned pursuant to a previous special order. The next meeting is scheduled for 10:00 a.m. on May 26, 2017.
1:16 P.M. - On motion to adjourn Agreed to by voice vote.
1:16 P.M. - Mr. Gohmert moved that the House do now adjourn.
12:18 P.M. - SPECIAL ORDER SPEECHES - The House has concluded all anticipated legislative business and has proceeded to Special Order speeches.
11:51 A.M. - ONE MINUTE SPEECHES - The House proceeded with further one minute speeches.
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