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Wednesday, March 4, 2015

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Time (EST) Session
2:00 am Hearing: Industry Perspectives on the Presidents Cybersecurity Information Sharing Proposal. Committee on Homeland Security: Subcommittee on Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection, and Security Technologies
9:00 am Markup: H.R. 1119 the Research and Development Efficiency Act; H.R. 1156 the International Science and Technology Cooperation Act of 2015; H.R. 1162 the Science Prize Competitions Act; H.R. 1158 the Department of Energy Laboratory Modernization and Technology Transfer Act of 2015; and H.R. 874 the American Super Computing Leadership Act Committee on Science, Space, and Technology:
9:00 am Markup: H.R. 1119, The RDE Act, H.R. ___, The ISTC Act, H.R. ____, the SPC Act, H.R. ____, The DELMTT Act, and H.R. 874, The ASCL Act Committee on Science, Space, and Technology: Full Committee
9:00 am Hearing: Rebuilding the Chemical Safety Board: Finding a Solution to the CSB's Governance and Management Challenges Committee on Oversight and Government Reform:
9:30 am Hearing: Budget Hearing - Department of Veterans Affairs Committee on Appropriations: Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies
10:00 am Hearing: Ukraine Under Siege Committee on Foreign Affairs:
10:00 am Hearing: Joint Hearing of the House and Senate Veterans' Affairs Committees to receive the Legislative Presentation of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Committee on Veterans' Affairs: Full Committee
10:00 am Hearing: U.S. Policy Strategy and Posture in Afghanistan: Post-2014 Transition Risks and Lessons Learned Committee on Armed Services:
10:00 am Markup: H.R. 1147 the Legal Workforce Act; H.R. 1149 the Asylum Reform and Border Protection Act of 2015;H.R. 1153 the Protection of Children Act of 2015; andH.R. 1148 the Michael Davis Jr. in Honor of State and Local Law Enforcement Act Committee on the Judiciary:
10:00 am Hearing: Budget Hearing - Food and Drug Administration Committee on Appropriations: Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies
10:00 am Hearing: Budget Hearing - Department of Defense Committee on Appropriations: Subcommittee on Defense
10:00 am Hearing: Budget Hearing - Department of Education Committee on Appropriations: Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies
10:15 am Hearing: The 21st Century Electricity Challenge: Ensuring a Secure Reliable and Modern Electricity System Committee on Energy and Commerce: Subcommittee on Energy and Power
10:30 am Hearing: Budget Hearing - National Aeronautics and Space Administration Committee on Appropriations: Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies
10:30 am Markup: H.Res. 132 Omnibus Resolution for Committee Funding in the 114th Congress;Committee Res. __ Limitation on Allocation of Franked Mail; H.R. 195 Election Assistance Commission Termination Act;H.R. 412 - To reduce Federal spending and the deficit by terminating taxpayer financing of presidential election campaigns. Committee on House Administration:
10:30 am Hearing: Reauthorization of the Federal Communications Commission: The FCC's FY 2016 Budget Request Committee on Energy and Commerce: Subcommittee on Communications and Technology
11:00 am Hearing: Building an Opportunity Economy: State of Small Business and Entrepreneurship Committee on Small Business: Full Committee
1:00 pm Hearing: Budget Hearing - Department of Energy, National Nuclear Security Administration, Weapons Activities Committee on Appropriations: Energy and Water Development, and Related Agencies
2:00 pm Hearing: Budget Hearing - Department of Treasury Committee on Appropriations: Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government
2:00 pm Hearing: Air Force Projection Forces Aviation Programs and Capabilities for Fiscal Year 2016 Committee on Armed Services: Subcommittee on Seapower and Projection Forces
3:30 pm Hearing: Cyber Operations: Improving the Military Cyber Security Posture in an Uncertain Threat Enviornment Committee on Armed Services: Full Committee
3:30 pm Hearing: Cyber Operations: Improving the Military Cyber Security Posture in an Uncertain Threat Environment Committee on Armed Services: Subcommittee on Emerging Threats and Capabilities
Time Session
1:38 P.M. - DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 134, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Brownley (CA) amendment No. 4.
1:38 P.M. - An amendment, offered by Ms. Brownley (CA), numbered 4 printed in House Report 114-36 to require each state to develop a grade crossing action plan, identifying specific solutions for improving safety at crossings, including highway-rail grade crossing closures or grade separations; and focuses on crossings that have experienced recent grade crossing accidents or multiple accidents, or are at high risk for accidents.
1:37 P.M. - On agreeing to the Mica amendment; Agreed to by voice vote.
1:31 P.M. - DEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H. Res. 134, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Mica amendment No. 3.
1:31 P.M. - An amendment, offered by Mr. Mica, numbered 3 printed in House Report 114-36 to report a proposal for Northeast Corridor Express Service.
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Roll Date Bill Result Title/Description
109 03-03 H R 240 Passed Making appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for other purposes
108 03-03 H R 240 Failed Making appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for other purposes
107 03-02 H R 294 Passed Long-Term Care Veterans Choice Act
106 02-27 H R 33 Passed Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Act
105 02-27 H R 240 Failed Making appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for other purposes

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