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House Schedule for APRIL 27, 2017
Members Day

APRIL 27, 2017 -- House Armed Services Committee (Chairman Mac Thornberry, R-Texas) hearing on "Members Day."
Strengthening School Accreditation

APRIL 27, 2017 -- House Education and the Workforce Committee (Chairwoman Virginia Foxx, R-N.C.) hearing on "Strengthening Accreditation to Better Protect Students and Taxpayers."
Outdoor Recreation's Environmental Impact

APRIL 27, 2017 -- Digital Commerce and Consumer Protection Subcommittee (Chairman Bob Latta, R-Ohio) of House Energy and Commerce Committee hearing on "Outdoor Recreation: Vast Impact of the Great Outdoors."
Border Wall Security

APRIL 27, 2017 -- National Security Subcommittee (Chairman Ron DeSantis, R-Fla.) of House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing on "The Border Wall: Strengthening our National Security."
Disaster Recovery

APRIL 27, 2017 -- Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management Subcommittee (Chairman Lou Barletta, R-Pa.) of House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee hearing on "Building a 21st Century Infrastructure for America: Mitigating Damage and Recovering Quickly from Disasters."
Syria Policy Options

APRIL 27, 2017 -- House Foreign Affairs Committee (Chairman Ed Royce, R-Calif.) hearing on "Syria After the Missile Strikes: Policy Options."
Small Business and Economic Growth

APRIL 27, 2017 -- Economic Growth, Tax and Capital Access Subcommittee (Chairman Dave Brat, R-Va.) of House Small Business Committee hearing on "Small Business: The Key to Economic Growth."
Pending Legislation

APRIL 27, 2017 -- House Natural Resources Committee (Chairman Rob Bishop, R-Utah) markup of H.R.220, to authorize the expansion of an existing hydroelectric project; H.R.497, the "Santa Ana River Wash Plan Land Exchange Act"; H.R.660, the "Bureau of Reclamation Transparency Act"; H.R.1073, to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to establish a structure for visitor services on the Arlington Ridge tract, in the area of the U.S. Marine Corps War Memorial; H.R.1135, to reauthorize the Historically Black Colleges and Universities Historic Preservation program; H.R.1500, the "Robert Emmet Park Act of 2017"; H.R.1654, the "Water Supply Permitting Coordination Act"; H.R.1715, the "Medgar Evers House Study Act"; H.R.1769, the "San Luis Unit Drainage Resolution Act"; H.R.1807, the "Public Water Supply Invasive Species Compliance Act of 2017"; H.R.1873, the "Electricity Reliability and Forest Protection Act"; H.R.1967, the "Bureau of Reclamation Pumped Storage Hydropower Development Act"; and H.R.2085, to approve an agreement between the United States and the Republic of Palau.
Pending Legislation

APRIL 27, 2017 -- House Judiciary Committee (Chairman Robert W. Goodlatte, R-Va.) markup of H.R.115, the "Thin Blue Line Act"; H.R.510, the "Rapid DNA Act of 2017"; H.R.613, the "Lieutenant Osvaldo Albaratu Correctional Officer Self-Protection Act of 2017"; H.R.1039, the "Probation Officer Protection Act of 2017"; H.R.1892, the "Honoring Hometown Heroes Act"; and H.R.1761 the "Protecting Against Child Exploitation Act of 2017."
Pending Legislation

APRIL 27, 2017 -- Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs Subcommittee (Chairman Mike Bost, R-Ill.) of House Veterans' Affairs Committee markup of H.R.105, the "Protect Veterans from Financial Fraud Act of 2017"; H.R.1328, the "American Heroes COLA Act of 2017"; H.R.1329, the Veterans Compensation Cost-of-Living Adjustment Act of 2017"; H.R.1390, to authorize the Veterans Affairs secretary to pay costs relating to the transportation of certain deceased veterans to veterans' cemeteries owned by a state or tribal organization; H.R.1564, the "VA Beneficiary Travel Act of 2017"; and H.R.1725, the "Quicker Veterans Benefits Delivery Act of 2017."
PTSD/Traumatic Brain Injury

APRIL 27, 2017 -- Military Personnel Subcommittee (Chairman Mike Coffman, R-Colo.) of House Armed Services Committee hearing on "Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Traumatic Brain Injury - Clinical and Research Program Assessment."
Financial System Terror Financing Safeguards

APRIL 27, 2017 -- Terrorism and Illicit Finance Subcommittee (Chairman Steve Pearce, R-N.M.) of House Financial Services Committee hearing on "Safeguarding the Financial System from Terrorist Financing."
Afghanistan's Terrorist Resurgence

APRIL 27, 2017 -- Terrorism, Nonproliferation, and Trade Subcommittee (Chairman Ted Poe, R-Texas) of House Foreign Affairs Committee hearing on "Afghanistan's Terrorist Resurgence: Al-Qaeda, ISIS, and Beyond."
TSA Innovation Task Force Initiative

APRIL 27, 2017 -- Transportation and Protective Security Subcommittee (Chairman John Katko, R-N.Y.) of House Homeland Security Committee hearing on "Checkpoint of the Future: Evaluating TSA's Innovation Task Force Initiative."
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