Federal Relations

July 13, 2009

Week at a Glance on Capitol Hill, July 13-17

MONDAY, 7/13

·    The House convenes 2 p.m. for a pro forma session.

·    The Senate convenes 2 p.m. to consider HR 627 —Credit card regulation.  No roll call votes expected.



·    The House convenes 12:30 p.m. to consider several issues under suspension of the rules.  One of the issues is  HR 2020, Networking and IT research

·    Senate Finance Committee will hold a hearing on financing a comprehensive health care overhaul.



·    The House convenes 10 a.m. Wednesday and Thursday; 9 a.m. Friday. Several bills will be considered under suspension of the rules. Also to be considered, Subject to a rule, are HR 2187, ‘Green’ school renovations and the Draft of the Fiscal 2009 war supplemental. 

·    House Science and Technology Energy and Environment Subcommittee will mark up a draft bill on climate change.

·    Senate Energy and Natural Resources will mark up draft sections of an energy policy bill and votes on nominations.



The House convenes at 10 a.m.


FRIDAY, 7/17

The House convenes at 9 a.m.



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