Federal Relations

This Week on Capitol Hill, September 14-18

Monday, September 14

Floor Action:

  • The Senate will resume consideration of the fiscal 2010 Transportation-HUD Appropriations bill (HR 3288). Roll call votes are possible after 5:30 p.m. 
  • The House is expected to take up several measures under suspension of the rules. Votes expected at 6:30 p.m.

Tuesday, September 15

Both the House and the Senate will be in session.

Committee Meetings:

  • Senate Committee on Energy & Natural Resources will hold a full committee hearing on the Impact of Greenhouse Gas Trading Program

Wednesday, September 16

Both the House and the Senate will be in session

  • The House is expected to take up a fuel efficiency technology measure (HR 3246).
  • The House Committee on Natural Resources will hold a full committee hearing on Land, Energy and Aquatic Resources

Thursday, September 17

The House is expected to take up the Student Aid and Fiscal Responsibility Act of 2009 (HR 3221).

Committee Hearings:

  • Senate Committee on Energy & Natural Resources will hold a full committee hearing on the Economic Effects of Climate Change Legislation  
  • The House Committee on Natural Resources will continue its full committee hearing on Land, Energy and Aquatic Resources

  Friday, September 18

The House is not in session.