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House Schedule for JULY 27, 2017
FEMA Employee Misconduct

JULY 27, 2017 -- Oversight and Management Efficiency Subcommittee (Chairman Scott Perry, R-Pa.) of House Homeland Security Committee hearing on "Employee Misconduct: How Can FEMA Improve the Integrity of its Workforce."
Balanced Budget Amendment

JULY 27, 2017 -- House Judiciary Committee (Chairman Robert W. Goodlatte, R-Va.) hearing on "The Need for the Balanced Budget Amendment."
International Financial System

JULY 27, 2017 -- House Financial Services Committee (Chairman Jeb Hensarling, R-Texas) hearing on "The State of the International Financial System."
Coal Moratorium-Mining-Social Cost of Carbon Bills

JULY 27, 2017 -- Energy and Mineral Resources Subcommittee (Chairman Paul Gosar, R-Ariz.) of House Natural Resources Committee hearing on H.R.1778, to provide that an order by the Interior secretary imposing a moratorium on federal coal leasing shall not take effect unless a joint resolution of approval is enacted; H.R.3117, the "Transparency and Honesty in Energy Regulations Act of 2017"; and legislation to require congressional approval of any mineral withdrawal or monument designation involving the National Forest System lands in the State of Minnesota, to provide for the renewal of certain mineral leases in such lands.
Pending Legislation

JULY 27, 2017 -- House Foreign Affairs Committee (Chairman Ed Royce, R-Calif.) markup of H.Res.128, Supporting respect for human rights and encouraging inclusive governance in Ethiopia; H.Res.259, expressing concern and condemnation over the political, economic, social, and humanitarian crisis in Venezuela; H.Res.311, recognizing that for 50 years the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) has worked toward stability, prosperity, and peace in Southeast Asia; H.Res.357, Reaffirming the strategic partnership between the United States and Canada, recognizing bilateral cooperation that advances United States national interests, and urging increased bilateral cooperation on security, economic issues, and energy; H.Res.359, Urging the European Union to designate Hizballah in its entirety as a terrorist organization and increase pressure on it and its members; H.Res.449, Urging the Government of Kenya and Kenya's political parties to respect democratic principles and hold credible, peaceful, and transparent elections in August 2017; H.R.1918, the "Nicaragua Investment Conditionality Act of 2017"; H.R.2061, the "North Korean Human Rights Reauthorization Act of 2017"; and H.R.2408, the "Protecting Girls' Access to Education in Vulnerable Settings Act."
Pending Business

JULY 27, 2017 -- House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee (Chairman Bill Shuster, R-Pa.) markup of H.Res.437, Of inquiry requesting the President to provide certain documents in the President's possession; H.R.1735, the "Community Empowerment for Mitigated Properties Act of 2017"; H.R.3176, the "Disaster Assistance Fairness and Accountability Act of 2017"; H.Con.Res.69, Authorizing the use of Capitol Grounds for the District of Columbia Special Olympics Law enforcement Torch Run; and H.R.1758, the "Brownfields Reauthorization Act of 2017."
Pending Legislation

JULY 27, 2017 -- House Energy and Commerce Committee (Chairman Greg Walden, R-Ore.) markup of H.R.767, the "Stop, Observe, Ask, and Respond (SOAR) to Health and Wellness Act of 2017"; H.R.772, the "Common Sense Nutrition Disclosure Act of 2017"; H.R.880, the "Military Injury Surgical Systems Integrated Operationally Nationwide to Achieve ZERO Preventable Deaths (MISSION ZERO) Act"; H.R.931, the "Firefighter Cancer Registry Act of 2017"; H.R.2422, the "Action for Dental Health Act of 2017"; H.R.3387, the "Drinking Water System Improvement Act"; and H.R.3388, the "Designating Each Car's Automation Level Act.
Military Equipment Sales to Law Enforcement Oversight

JULY 27, 2017 -- Readiness Subcommittee (Chairman Joe Wilson, R-S.C.) of House Armed Services Committee hearing on "Continued Oversight of the Transfer of Excess Military Equipment to Civilian Law Enforcement Agencies."
FDA Approval Process Antitrust Concerns

JULY 27, 2017 -- Regulatory Reform, Commercial and Antitrust Law Subcommittee (Chairman Tom Marino, R-Pa.) of House Judiciary Committee hearing on "Antitrust Concerns and the FDA Approval Process."
Combating Homegrown Terrorism

JULY 27, 2017 -- National Security Subcommittee (Chairman Ron DeSantis, R-Fla.) of House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing on "Combating Homegrown Terrorism."
Pending Legislation

JULY 27, 2017 -- Asia and the Pacific Subcommittee (Chairman Ted Yoho, R-Fla.) of House Foreign Affairs Committee markup of H.Res.422, Urging adherence to the "one country, two systems" policy as prescribed in the Joint Declaration between the government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and the government of the People's Republic of China on the Question of the Hong Kong; H.Res.445, Honoring the life and legacy of Liu Xiaobo for his steadfast commitment to the protection of human rights, political freedoms, free markets, democratic elections, government accountability, and peaceful change in the People's Republic of China; H.R.2732, the "North Korea Travel Control Act"; and H.R.3320, To direct the secretary of State to develop a strategy to regain observer status for Taiwan in the World Health Organization.
Asia-Pacific Budget

JULY 27, 2017 -- Asia and the Pacific Subcommittee (Chairman Ted Yoho, R-Fla.) of House Foreign Affairs Committee hearing on "U.S. Interests in the Asia-Pacific: FY2018 Budget."
Intelligence Authorization/VA Bonus Transparency

JULY 27, 2017 -- House Rules Committee (Chairman Pete Sessions, R-Texas) meets to formulate a rule on H.R.3180, the "Intelligence Authorization Act for FY2018"; and S.114, the "Department of Veterans Affairs Bonus Transparency Act."
Freedom of Speech on College Campuses

JULY 27, 2017 -- Intergovernmental Affairs Subcommittee and Health Care, Benefits and Administrative Rules Subcommittee joint hearing on "Challenges to Freedom of Speech on College Campuses."
Freedom of Speech on College Campuses

JULY 27, 2017 -- Intergovernmental Affairs Subcommittee and Health Care, Benefits and Administrative Rules Subcommittee joint hearing on "Challenges to Freedom of Speech on College Campuses."
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