July, 2012

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House of Representatives Schedule

Monday, July 16, 2012

Field Hearing: American Energy Initiative, with a focus on EPA's proposed Greenhouse Gas New Source Performance Standards -NSPS- for utilities and the impact this regulation will have on jobs

9:00 AM | Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center, One Partnership Circle, Abingdon, Virginia 24210
Host: Committee on Energy and Commerce | Subcommittee on Energy

Field Hearing: Innovation Corps: A Review of a New National Science Foundation Program to Leverage Research Investments

10:00 AM | Lincoln Hall, Levy Mayer 104, Northwestern University School of Law, 375 East Chicago Avenue Chicago, IL 60611
Host: Committee on Science, Space, and Technology | Subcommittee on Research and Technology

Other Capitol Events

Botanic Garden

Programs and Events
Open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily,
including all weekends and holidays.

The National Garden

Open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily,
including all weekends and holidays.

Bartholdi Park

Open from dawn to dusk, daily,
including all weekends and holidays.

U.S. Capitol Visitor Center

Programs and Events

Tour Passes at Information Desks
- Lower Level
Open 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Monday through Saturday
except for Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Year's Day and on Inauguration Day

Library of Congress

Visiting the Library


All buildings are closed to the public on Sundays, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas and New Year's Holidays.
The Madison and Adams buildings are closed on all federal holidays.