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NOTE: A new Congress begins at noon January 3 of each odd-numbered year following a general election, unless it designates a different day by law. A Congress lasts for two years, with each year constituting a separate session. A congressional calendar is an agenda or list of business awaiting possible action by the House or Senate

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House of Representatives Schedule

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Hearing: Federal Agencies' Reliance on Outdated and Unsupported Information Technology: A Ticking Time Bomb

9:00 AM | 2154 Rayburn HOB
Host: Committee on Oversight and Government Reform |

Markup: Subcommittee Markup - FY 2017 Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Bill

9:30 AM | 2358-C Rayburn
Host: Committee on Appropriations | Financial Services and General Government

Hearing: Reclaiming Congressional Authority Through the Power of the Purse

9:30 AM | 210 Canon HOB
Host: Committee On The Budget |

Markup: H.R. 5278 Full Committee Markup

10:00 AM | 1324 Longworth House Office Building Washington D.C. 20515
Host: Committee on Natural Resources | Full Committee

Markup: Full Committee Markup (May 25, 2016)

10:00 AM
Host: Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure | Washington, DC

Hearing: Food Waste from Field to Table

10:00 AM | 1300 Longworth HOB
Host: Committee on Agriculture |

Hearing: "Long Lines Short Patience: The TSA Airport Screening Experience."

10:00 AM | 311 Canon HOB
Host: Committee on Homeland Security |

Hearing: “Promoting Safe Workplaces Through Effective and Responsible Recordkeeping Standards”

10:00 AM
Host: Committee on Education and the Workforce | Subcommittee on Workforce Protections

Hearing: Examining Cybersecurity Responsibilities at HHS

10:00 AM | 2123 Rayburn HOB
Host: Committee on Energy and Commerce | Subcommittee on Health

Markup: H.R. 5312 the Networking and Information Technology Research and Development Modernization Act of 2016

10:15 AM | 2318 Rayburn HOB
Host: Committee on Science, Space, and Technology |

Hearing: Science of Zika: The DNA of an Epidemic

10:15 AM | 2318 Rayburn HOB
Host: Committee on Science, Space, and Technology |

Markup: Subcommittee Markup - FY 2017 Interior and Environment Appropriations Bill

11:00 AM | B-308 Rayburn
Host: Committee on Appropriations | Subcommittee on Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies

Hearing: Exploring 21st Century Mining Safety, Environmental Control, and Technological Innovation

2:30 PM | 1324 Longworth House Office Building Washington D.C. 20515
Host: Committee on Natural Resources |

Hearing: Tunisias Struggle for Stability Security and Democracy

2:30 PM | 2172 Rayburn HOB
Host: Committee on Foreign Affairs | Subcommittee on the Middle East and North Africa

Other Capitol Events

Botanic Garden

Flora of the National Parks

Conservatory West Gallery
Feb. 18, 2016 - Oct. 2, 2016
Daily
10:00 AM – 5:00 PM

U.S. Capitol Visitor Center

Decorating the Corridors of Power: A Look at Constantino Brumidi

Tour Passes at Information Desks - Lower Level
Monday – Friday
11:00 – 11:30 AM and
2:00 – 2:30 PM

Extraordinary Ordinary People: Freedom Fighters in the Capitol Collections

Tour Passes at Information Desks - Lower Level
Monday – Friday
1:00 – 2:00 PM

Library of Congress

Jazz Singers

Performing Arts Reading Room, 1st Floor, James Madison Building
Feb. 11, 2016 – July 23, 2016
Monday – Saturday
8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

Out of the Ashes: A New Library for Congress and the Nation

Thomas Jefferson's Library exhibition, Second Floor, Thomas Jefferson Building
May 8, 2015 – May 2016
Monday – Saturday
8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

Exploring the Early Americas

Northwest Gallery, 2nd Floor, Thomas Jefferson Building
Ongoing exhibition
Monday – Saturday
8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

Hope for America: Performers, Politics and Pop Culture

Bob Hope Gallery of American Entertainment, Ground Floor, Thomas Jefferson Building
Ongoing exhibition
Monday – Saturday
8:30 AM – 4:30 PM