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House Schedule for SEPTEMBER 19, 2019
National Intelligence Whistleblower Complaint

SEPTEMBER 19, 2019 -- House Select Intelligence Committee (Chairman Adam B. Schiff, D-Calif.) closed briefing by the Intelligence Community Inspector General on the handling of the whistleblower complaint in the Office of the Director of the National Intelligence.
Continuing Appropriations

SEPTEMBER 19, 2019 -- House Rules Committee (Chairman Jim McGovern, D-Mass.) meets to formulate a rule on H.R.4378, Making continuing appropriations for FY2020.
D.C. Statehood

SEPTEMBER 19, 2019 -- House Oversight and Reform Committee (Chairman Elijah E. Cummings, D-Md.) hearing on H.R.51, the "Washington, D.C. Admission Act," to provide for the admission of the State of Washington, D.C. into the Union.
Pending Business

SEPTEMBER 19, 2019 -- House Financial Services Committee (Chairwoman Maxine Waters, D-Calif.) markup of H.R.123, the "FHA Additional Credit Pilot Program Reauthorization Act"; H.R.132, the "North America Development Bank Improvement Act of 2019"; H.R.4029, the "Tribal Eligibility for Homeless Assistance Grants Act of 2019"; H.R.4067, the "Financial Inclusion in Banking Act of 2019"; H.R.4242, the "Greater Accountability in Pay Act of 2019"; H.R.4300, the "Fostering Stable Housing Opportunities Act of 2019"; H.R.4302, the "Facilitating Access to Homeless Assistance Act of 2019"; H.R.4328, the "Protecting Innocent Consumers Affected by a Shutdown Act"; H.R.4329, the "ESG Disclosure Simplification Act of 2019"; legislation to amend the Securities and Exchange Act of 1934 to allow for the SEC to seek and Federal courts to grant restitution to investors and disgorgement of unjust enrichment; the "8-K Trading Gap Act of 2019"; and the "Corporate Management Accountability Act of 2019."
STEM Education Engagement

SEPTEMBER 19, 2019 -- Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Subcommittee (Chairman Jose E. Serrano, D-N.Y.) of House Appropriations Committee hearing on "Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Engagement."
EPA Science and Technology

SEPTEMBER 19, 2019 -- House Science, Space and Technology Committee (Chairwoman Eddie Bernice Johnson, D-Texas) hearing on "Science and Technology at the Environmental Protection Agency."
Pending Legislation

SEPTEMBER 19, 2019 -- Energy and Mineral Resources Subcommittee (Chairman Alan Lowenthal, D-Calif.) of House Natural Resources Committee hearing on H.R.496, the "Sinkhole Mapping Act of 2019"; H.R.2485, the "Federal Land Asset Inventory Reform Act of 2019"; H.R.2640, the "Buffalo Tract Protection Act"; H.R.4026, the "Enhancing Geothermal Production on Federal Lands Act"; and H.R.4299, the "Data Preservation Act of 2019."
Public Land Recreation Access

SEPTEMBER 19, 2019 -- National Parks, Forests, and Public Lands Subcommittee (Chairwoman Deb Haaland, D-N.M.) of House Natural Resources Committee hearing on H.R.3879, the "Simplifying Outdoor Access for Recreation Act"; and H.R.3458, the "Recreation Not Red Tape Act."
SBA Programs Spurring Innovation

SEPTEMBER 19, 2019 -- Innovation and Workforce Development Subcommittee (Chairman Jason Crow, D-Colo.) of House Small Business Committee hearing on "SBA Programs Spurring Innovation."
Rising Economic Inequality

SEPTEMBER 19, 2019 -- House Budget Committee (Chairman John Yarmuth, D-Ky.) hearing on "Solutions to Rising Economic Inequality."
How the Tax Code Subsidizes Hate

SEPTEMBER 19, 2019 -- Oversight Subcommittee (Chairman John Lewis, D-Ga.) of House Ways and Means Committee hearing on "How the Tax Code Subsidizes Hate."
Unaccompanied Migrant Children Policy

SEPTEMBER 19, 2019 -- Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee (Chairman Diana DeGette, D-Colo.) of House Energy and Commerce Committee hearing on "Protecting Unaccompanied Children: The Ongoing Impacts of the Trump Administration's Cruel Policies."
Policing Practices Oversight

SEPTEMBER 19, 2019 -- House Judiciary Committee (Chairman Jerrold Nadler, D-N.Y.) hearing on "Oversight Hearing on Policing Practices."
U.S. Afghanistan Policy

SEPTEMBER 19, 2019 -- House Foreign Affairs Committee (Chairman Eliot L. Engel, D-N.Y.) hearing on "The Trump Administration's Afghanistan Policy."
Improving Budget/Appropriations Process

SEPTEMBER 19, 2019 -- House Select Modernization of Congress Committee (Chairman Derek Kilmer, D-Wash.) hearing on "Recommendations for Improving the Budget and Appropriations Process: A Look at the Work of the Joint Select Committee."
Pending Business

SEPTEMBER 19, 2019 -- House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee (Chairman Peter A. DeFazio, D-Ore.) markup of H.R.3632, the "Fair and Open Skies Act"; H.R.1620, the "Chesapeake Bay Program Reauthorization Act"; H.R.1132, the "San Francisco Bay Restoration Act"; H.R.2247, the "Promoting United Government Efforts to Save Our Sound Act"; H.R.4031, the "Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Act of 2019"; H.R.4044, the "Protect and Restore America's Estuaries Act"; H.R.4275, to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to reauthorize the Lake Pontchartrain Basin Restoration Program; H.R.3779, the "Resilience Revolving Loan Fund Act of 2019"; H.R. 2242, to amend the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act to include certain services in the definition of critical services; H.R.4347, the "Preparedness and Risk Management for Extreme Weather Patterns Assuring Resilience and Effectiveness (PREPARE) Act of 2019"; and General Services Administration's Capital Investment and Leasing Program Resolutions.
Public Student Loan Forgiveness Program

SEPTEMBER 19, 2019 -- Higher Education and Workforce Investment Subcommittee (Chairwoman Susan A. Davis, D-Calif.) of House Education and Labor Committee hearing on "Broken Promises: Examining the Failed Implementation of the Public Student Loan Forgiveness Program."
VA Contracted Exams/Quality Review/Service to Rural Veterans

SEPTEMBER 19, 2019 -- Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs Subcommittee (Chairwoman Elaine Luria, D-Va.) of House Veterans' Affairs Committee hearing on "Update on VA Contracted Exams, Quality Review Process, and Service to Rural Veterans."
Marine Debris Impacts on Ecosystems/Species

SEPTEMBER 19, 2019 -- Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies Subcommittee (Chairwoman Betty McCollum, D-Minn.) of House Appropriations Committee hearing on "Marine Debris: Impacts on Ecosystems and Species."
Pharmaceutical Market Gaming Tactics

SEPTEMBER 19, 2019 -- Consumer Protection and Commerce Subcommittee (Chairman Jan Schakowsky, D-Ill.) of House Energy and Commerce Committee hearing on "Profits Over Consumers: Exposing How Pharmaceutical Companies Game the System."
VA Overpayments/Collection Processes

SEPTEMBER 19, 2019 -- Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee (Chairman Chris Pappas, D-N.H.) of House Veterans' Affairs Committee hearing on "Preventing Harm to Veterans: Examining VA's Overpayments and Collection Processes."
Arctic Homeland Security Priorities (Part I)

SEPTEMBER 19, 2019 -- Transportation and Maritime Security Subcommittee (Chairman Lou Correa, D-Calif.) of House Homeland Security Committee hearing on "The Northern Northern Border: Homeland Security Priorities in the Arctic, Part I."
Pending Legislation

SEPTEMBER 19, 2019 -- Indigenous Peoples of the United States Subcommittee (Chairman Ruben Gallego, D-Ariz.) of House Natural Resources Committee hearing on H.R.1312, the "Yurok Lands Act of 2019"; S.216, the "Spokane Tribe of Indians of the Spokane Reservation Equitable Compensation Act"; H.R.3846, the "Safeguard Tribal Objects of Patrimony Act of 2019"; and H.R.4153, the "Health Care Access for Urban Native Veterans Act."
EEOC/OFCCP Policies and Priorities

SEPTEMBER 19, 2019 -- Civil Rights and Human Services Subcommittee (Chairwoman Suzanne Bonamici, D-Ore.) of House Education and Labor Committee hearing on "Examining the Policies and Priorities of Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) and Office of Federal Contract Programs (OFCCP)."
Federal Farm and Disaster Programs

SEPTEMBER 19, 2019 -- General Farm Commodities and Risk Management Subcommittee and Livestock and Foreign Agriculture Subcommittee joint hearing on "Review the Implementation of Federal Farm and Disaster Programs."
Federal Farm and Disaster Programs

SEPTEMBER 19, 2019 -- General Farm Commodities and Risk Management Subcommittee and Livestock and Foreign Agriculture Subcommittee joint hearing on "Review the Implementation of Federal Farm and Disaster Programs."
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