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10:00 am Hearing: Expanding the Role of States in EPA Rulemaking Committee on Science, Space, and Technology: Subcommittee on Environment
10:00 am Hearing: Russia Investigation Task Force Hearing Open Closed House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence:
10:00 am Hearing: “The Need for More Responsible Regulatory and Enforcement Policies at the EEOC” Committee on Education and the Workforce: Subcommittee on Workforce Protections
10:00 am Hearing: Legislative Hearing on Four Bills Committee on Natural Resources:
10:00 am Markup: H.R. 2431 the Michael Davis Jr. and Danny Oliver in Honor of State and Local Law Enforcement Act;H.R. 2407 To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to establish United States Citizenship and Immigration Services and for other purposes ; andH.R. 2406 To amend section 442 of the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to authorize United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement and for other purposes. Committee on the Judiciary:
10:00 am Hearing: U.S. Public Health Response to the Zika Virus: Continuing Challenges Committee on Energy and Commerce: Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
10:15 am Hearing: Disrupter Series: Delivering to Consumers Committee on Energy and Commerce: Subcommittee on Digital Commerce and Consumer Protection
11:00 am Hearing: Accomplishments and Challenges at the SBA’s Office of International Trade Committee on Small Business:
2:00 pm Hearing: Chairman Johnson and Chairman Hurd Announce Joint Oversight Hearing on Protecting Americans Identities: Examining Efforts to Limit the Use of Social Security Numbers Committee on Oversight and Government Reform: Subcommittee on Social Security
2:00 pm Hearing: Oversight Hearing on the Status and Future of the Cobell Land Consolidation Program Committee on Natural Resources:
2:00 pm Hearing: Visa Overstays: A Gap in the Nation's Border Security. Committee on Homeland Security: Subcommittee on Border and Maritime Security
2:00 pm Hearing: Protecting Americans Identities: Examining Efforts to Limit the Use of Social Security Numbers Committee on Oversight and Government Reform: Subcommittee on Information Technology
3:00 pm Hearing: H.R. 1761Protecting Against Child Exploitation Act of 2017 Rules Committee Print 115-19 showing the text of H.R. 1761 as ordered reported by the Committee on the Judiciary; H.R. 1973Protecting Young Victims from Sexual Abuse Act of 2017 Rules Committee Print 115-20 showing the text of H.R. 1973 as ordered reported by the Committee on Judiciary Committee on Rules:
3:00 pm Hearing: RESCHEDULED: IRS Oversight Hearing Committee on Appropriations: Financial Services and General Government
3:30 pm Hearing: Fiscal Year 2018 Budget Request for U.S. Cyber Command: Cyber Mission Force Support to Department of Defense Operations Committee on Armed Services: Subcommittee on Emerging Threats and Capabilities
Time Session
8:08 P.M. - The House adjourned. The next meeting is scheduled for 10:00 a.m. on May 23, 2017.
8:08 P.M. - On motion to adjourn Agreed to by voice vote.
8:08 P.M. - Mr. Bergman moved that the House do now adjourn.
7:26 P.M. - SPECIAL ORDER SPEECHES - The House has concluded all anticipated legislative business and has proceeded to Special Order speeches.
7:08 P.M. - ONE MINUTE SPEECHES - The House proceeded with further one minute speeches.
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270 05-22 H R 1842 Passed Strengthening Children’s Safety Act of 2017
269 05-22 H R 1862 Passed Global Child Protection Act of 2017
268 05-19 H R 1039 Passed Probation Officer Protection Act of 2017
267 05-19 H R 1039 Failed On Agreeing to the Amendment (Jackson Lee of Texas Amendment)
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