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Daily Digest/Senate



[Daily Digest]
[Pages D867-D868]
                                        Tuesday, September 17, 2013

[[Page D867]]

                              Daily Digest

                                 Senate


Chamber Action
Routine Proceedings, pages S6477-S6545
Measures Introduced: Ten bills and ten resolutions were introduced, as 
follows: S. 1505-1514, and S. Res. 227-236.
  Pages S6518-19
Measures Reported:
  S. 131, to amend title 38, United States Code, to improve the 
reproductive assistance provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs 
to severely wounded, ill, or injured veterans and their spouses, with 
an amendment in the nature of a substitute. (S. Rept. No. 113-106)
  S. 851, to amend title 38, United States Code, to extend to all 
veterans with a serious service-connected injury eligibility to 
participate in the family caregiver services program. (S. Rept. No. 
113-107)
  S. 1072, to ensure that the Federal Aviation Administration advances 
the safety of small airplanes and the continued development of the 
general aviation industry, with an amendment in the nature of a 
substitute. (S. Rept. No. 113-108)
  S. Res. 228, authorizing the reporting of committee funding 
resolutions for the period October 1, 2013, through February 28, 2015.
  S. Res. 229, authorizing expenditures by the Committee on Rules and 
Administration.
  S. Res. 230, authorizing expenditures by the Committee on 
Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry.
  S. Res. 231, authorizing expenditures by the Committee on Energy and 
Natural Resources.
  S. Res. 232, authorizing expenditures by the Committee on Armed 
Services.
  S. Res. 233, authorizing expenditures by the Committee on Veterans' 
Affairs.
  S. Res. 234, authorizing expenditures by the Committee on Homeland 
Security and Governmental Affairs.
  S. Res. 235, authorizing expenditures by the Committee on Small 
Business and Entrepreneurship for October 1, 2013, through September 
30, 2014, and October 1, 2014, through February 28, 2015.
  S. Res. 236, authorizing expenditures by the Committee on Environment 
and Public Works.
Page S6517
Measures Considered:
Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act--Agreement: Senate 
resumed consideration of S. 1392, to promote energy savings in 
residential buildings and industry, taking action on the following 
amendment proposed thereto:
  Pages S6489-6509


 =========================== NOTE =========================== 

  
  On page D867, September 17, 2013, in the second column, the 
following language appears: Energy Savings and Industrial 
Competitiveness Act--Agreement: Senate resumed consideration of S. 
1392, to promote energy savings in residential buildings and 
industry, taking action on the following amendment proposed 
thereto: Pages S6489, S6509
  
  The Record has been corrected to read: Energy Savings and 
Industrial Competitiveness Act--Agreement: Senate resumed 
consideration of S. 1392, to promote energy savings in residential 
buildings and industry, taking action on the following amendment 
proposed thereto: Pages S6489-S6509


 ========================= END NOTE ========================= 

Pending:
  Wyden (for Merkley) Amendment No. 1858, to provide for a study and 
report on standby usage power standards implemented by States and other 
industrialized nations.
Page S6489
  A unanimous-consent agreement was reached providing for further 
consideration of the bill at approximately 10:30 a.m., on Wednesday, 
September 18, 2013.
Page S6544
       Appointments:
     Public Interest Declassification Board: The Chair, on behalf 
     of the Republican Leader, pursuant to Public Law 106-567, 
     appointed the following individual to serve as a member of 
     the Public Interest Declassification Board: Kenneth L. 
     Wainstein of Virginia.
       Page S6544
     Message from the President: Senate received the following 
     message from the President of the United States:
  Transmitting, pursuant to law, The Agreement Between the United 
States and the Slovak Republic on Social Security, consisting of a 
principal agreement and an administrative agreement; which was referred 
to the Committee on Finance. (PM-19)
Page S6515
     Nominations Confirmed: Senate confirmed the following 
     nominations:
  Patricia E. Campbell-Smith, of the District of Columbia, to be a 
Judge of the United States Court of Federal Claims for a term of 
fifteen years.
Pages S6486, S6545


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  On page D867, September 17, 2013, in the second column, the 
following language appears: Patricia E. Campbell-Smith, of the 
District of Columbia, to be a Judge of the United States Court of 
Federal Claims for a term of fifteen years. Page S6486
  
  The Record has been corrected to read: Patricia E. Campbell-
Smith, of the District of Columbia, to be a Judge of the United 
States Court of Federal Claims for a term of fifteen years. Pages 
S6486, S6545


 ========================= END NOTE ========================= 

  By 64 yeas to 35 nays (Vote No. EX. 202), Elaine D. Kaplan, of the 
District of Columbia, to be a Judge of the United States Court of 
Federal Claims for a term of fifteen years.
Pages S6486-87, S6545


 =========================== NOTE =========================== 

  
  On page D867, September 17, 2013, in the second column, the 
following language appears: By 64 yeas to 35 nays (Vote No. EX. 
202), Elaine D. Kaplan, of the District of Columbia, to be a Judge 
of the United States Court of Federal Claims for a term of fifteen 
years. Pages S6486-87
  
  The Record has been corrected to read: By 64 yeas to 35 nays 
(Vote No. EX. 202), Elaine D. Kaplan, of the District of Columbia, 
to be a Judge of the United States Court of Federal Claims for a 
term of fifteen years. Pages S6486-87, S6545


 ========================= END NOTE ========================= 

  Kenneth Allen Polite, Jr., of Louisiana, to be United States Attorney 
for the Eastern District of Louisiana for the term of four years.

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  Jon T. Rymer, of Tennessee, to be Inspector General, Department of 
Defense.
  Steve A. Linick, of Virginia, to be Inspector General, Department of 
State.
Page S6544, S6545


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  On page D868, September 17, 2013, in the first column, the 
following language appears: Jon T. Rymer, of Tennessee, to be 
Inspector General, Department of Defense. Steve A. Linick, of 
Virginia, to be Inspector General, Department of State. Page S6544
  
  The Record has been corrected to read: Jon T. Rymer, of 
Tennessee, to be Inspector General, Department of Defense. Steve 
A. Linick, of Virginia, to be Inspector General, Department of 
State. Pages S6544-45


 ========================= END NOTE ========================= 

     Nominations Received: Senate received the following 
     nominations:
  David J. Arroyo, of New York, to be a Member of the Board of 
Directors of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting for a term 
expiring January 31, 2016.
  Cynthia H. Akuetteh, of the District of Columbian, to be Ambassador 
to the Gabonese Republic, and to serve concurrently and without 
additional compensation as Ambassador to the Republic of the Democratic 
Republic of San Tome and Principe.
  Eric T. Schultz, of Virginia, to be Ambassador to the Republic of 
Zambia.
  Camilla C. Feibelman, of New Mexico, to be a Member of the Board of 
Trustees of the Morris K. Udall and Stewart L. Udall Foundation for a 
term expiring April 15, 2017.
  1 Air Force nomination in the rank of general.
  3 Army nominations in the rank of general.
  Routine lists in the Air Force and Army.
Page S6545
     Measures Read the First Time:30Executive 
     Communications:30Executive 
     Reports of Committees:30Additional 
     Cosponsors:30Statements 
     on Introduced Bills/Resolutions:30Additional 
     Statements:30Amendments 
     Submitted:30Notices of 
     Hearings/Meetings:30Authorities 
     for Committees to Meet:
     s of the Floor:30Record 
     Votes: One record vote was taken today. (Total--202)
     nt: Senate convened at 10 a.m. and adjourned at 6:41 p.m., 
     unturnmeil 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday, September 18, 2013. (For 
     Senate's program, see the remarks of the Acting Majority 
     Leader in today's Record on page S6544.)



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Daily Digest/Senate Committee Meetings



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[Pages D868-D869]
Committee Meetings
(Committees not listed did not meet)
BUSINESS MEETING
Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry: Committee ordered 
favorably reported an original resolution authorizing expenditures by 
the committee during the 113th Congress.
Committee on Armed Services: Committee ordered favorably reported the 
following business items:
  An original resolution authorizing expenditures by the committee 
during the 113th Congress; and
  6,913 nominations in the Army, Navy, and Air Force.
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources: Committee ordered favorably 
reported an original resolution authorizing expenditures by the 
committee during the 113th Congress.
NOMINATIONS
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources: Committee concluded a 
hearing to examine the nominations of Ronald J. Binz, of Colorado, to 
be a Member of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, who was 
introduced by Senators Bennet and Udall (CO), Elizabeth M. Robinson, of 
Washington, to be Under Secretary of Energy, and Michael L. Connor, of 
New Mexico, to be Deputy Secretary of the Interior, who was introduced 
by former Senator Jeff Bingaman and Senator Udall (NM), after the 
nominees testified and answered questions in their own behalf.
BUSINESS MEETING
Committee on Environment and Public Works: Committee ordered favorably 
reported an original resolution authorizing expenditures by the 
committee during the 113th Congress.
Committee on Foreign Relations: Committee ordered favorably reported 
the following business items:
   An original resolution authorizing expenditures by the committee 
during the 113th Congress;
  S. 120, to expand the number of scholarships available to Pakistani 
women under the Merit and Needs-Based Scholarship Program, with an 
amendment in the nature of a substitute; and
  The nominations of Kenneth R. Weinstein, of the District of Columbia, 
to be a Member of the Broadcasting Board of Governors, and Evan Ryan, 
of Virginia, to be Assistant Secretary for Educational and Cultural 
Affairs, and Nisha Desai Biswal, of the District of Columbia, to be 
Assistant Secretary for South Asian Affairs, both of the Department of 
State.
SYRIA
Committee on Foreign Relations: Committee received a closed briefing on 
an update on Syria from John F. Kerry, Secretary of State.

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BUSINESS MEETING
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs: Committee 
ordered favorably reported an original resolution authorizing 
expenditures by the committee during the 113th Congress.
Committee on Rules and Administration: Committee ordered favorably 
reported the following business items:
  An original resolution authorizing the reporting of committee funding 
resolutions for the period October 1, 2013, through February 28, 2015;
  An original resolution authorizing expenditures by the committee 
during the 113th Congress; and
  The nominations of Ann Miller Ravel, of California, and Lee E. 
Goodman, of Virginia, both to be a Member of the Federal Election 
Commission.
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship: Committee ordered 
favorably reported an original resolution authorizing expenditures by 
the committee during the 113th Congress.
INTELLIGENCE
Select Committee on Intelligence: Committee held closed hearings on 
intelligence matters, receiving testimony from officials of the 
intelligence community.
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Daily Digest/House of Representatives



[Daily Digest]
[Pages D869-D870]
                        House of Representatives


Chamber Action
Public Bills and Resolutions Introduced: 14 public bills, H.R. 3105-
3118; and 2 resolutions, H. Con. Res. 55; and H.Res. 348 were 
introduced.
  Pages H5587-88
Additional Cosponsors:
  Pages H5589-90
Reports Filed: Reports were filed today as follows:
  H.R. 2449, to authorize the President to extend the term of the 
Agreement for Cooperation between the Government of the United States 
of America and the Government of the Republic of Korea Concerning Civil 
Uses of Nuclear Energy for a period not to exceed March 19, 2016 (H. 
Rept. 113-209);
  H.R. 1410, to prohibit gaming activities on certain Indian lands in 
Arizona until the expiration of certain gaming compacts (H. Rept. 113-
210);
  H.R. 2011, to amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for a 
two-year extension of the Veterans' Advisory Committee on Education (H. 
Rept. 113-211);
  H.R. 813, to amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for 
advance appropriations for certain discretionary accounts of the 
Department of Veterans Affairs, with amendments (H. Rept. 113-212);
  H.R. 1526, to restore employment and educational opportunities in, 
and improve the economic stability of, counties containing National 
Forest System land, while also reducing Forest Service management 
costs, by ensuring that such counties have a dependable source of 
revenue from National Forest System land, to provide a temporary 
extension of the Secure Rural Schools and Community Self-Determination 
Act of 2000, and for other purposes, with an amendment (H. Rept. 113-
213, Pt. 1); and
  H. Res. 347, providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 761) to 
require the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Agriculture 
to more efficiently develop domestic sources of the minerals and 
mineral materials of strategic and critical importance to United States 
economic and national security and manufacturing competitiveness (H. 
Rept. 113-214).
Page H5587
Speaker: Read a letter from the Speaker wherein he appointed 
Representative Valadao to act as Speaker pro tempore for today. 
                                                             Page H5555
Recess: The House recessed at 12:03 p.m. and reconvened at 2 p.m. 
                                                             Page H5555
Recess: The House recessed at 2:09 p.m. and reconvened at 4 p.m. 
                                                             Page H5556
Suspensions: The House agreed to suspend the rules and pass the 
following measures:
  Keep the Promise Act of 2013: H.R. 1410, to prohibit gaming 
activities on certain Indian lands in Arizona until the expiration of 
certain gaming compacts;
  Pages H5556-62
  Authorizing the President to extend the term of the Agreement for 
Cooperation between the Government of the United States of America and 
the Government of the Republic of Korea Concerning Civil Uses of 
Nuclear Energy for a period not to exceed March 19, 2016: H.R. 2449, to 
authorize the President to extend the term of the Agreement for 
Cooperation between the Government of the United States of America and 
the Government of the Republic of Korea Concerning Civil Uses of 
Nuclear Energy for a period not to exceed March 19, 2016, by a \2/3\ 
yea-and-nay vote of 407 yeas with none voting ``nay'', Roll No. 461; 
                                               Pages H5562-64, H5573-74

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  Organization of American States Revitalization and Reform Act of 
2013: S. 793, amended, to support revitalization and reform of the 
Organization of American States, by a \2/3\ yea-and-nay vote of 383 
yeas to 24 nays, Roll No. 462; and
  Pages H5567-69, H5574-75
  Missing Children's Assistance Reauthorization Act of 2013: H.R. 3092, 
amended, to amend the Missing Children's Assistance Act, by a \2/3\ 
yea-and-nay vote of 407 yeas to 2 nays, Roll No. 460. 
                                               Pages H5569-72, H5572-73
Recess: The House recessed at 5:53 p.m. and reconvened at 6:30 p.m. 
                                                             Page H5572
Moment of Silence: The House observed a moment of silence in memory of 
the victims of the shooting at the Washington Naval Yard on Monday, 
September 16, 2013.
  Page H5574
Suspension--Proceedings Postponed: The House debated the following 
measure under suspension of the rules. Further proceedings were 
postponed:
  Providing for the establishment of the Special Envoy to Promote 
Religious Freedom of Religious Minorities in the Near East and South 
Central Asia: H.R. 301, amended, to provide for the establishment of 
the Special Envoy to Promote Religious Freedom of Religious Minorities 
in the Near East and South Central Asia.
  Pages H5564-67
Presidential Message: Read a message from the President wherein he 
transmitted an Agreement on Social Security between the United States 
of America and the Slovak Republic--referred to the Committee on Ways 
and Means and ordered to be printed (H. Doc. 113-62).
  Page H5572
Quorum Calls--Votes: Three yea-and-nay votes developed during the 
proceedings of today and appear on pages H5572-73, H5573-74, H5574. 
There were no quorum calls.
Adjournment: The House met at 12 noon and adjourned at 9:15 p.m.

Committee Meeting
NATIONAL STRATEGIC AND CRITICAL MINERALS PRODUCTION ACT OF 2013
Committee on Rules: Full Committee held a hearing on H.R. 761, the 
``National Strategic and Critical Minerals Production Act of 2013''. 
The Committee granted, by record vote of 8-2, a structured rule for 
H.R. 761. The rule provides one hour of general debate equally divided 
and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the 
Committee on Natural Resources. The rule waives all points of order 
against consideration of the bill. The rule makes in order as original 
text for the purpose of amendment the amendment in the nature of a 
substitute recommended by the Committee on Natural Resources now 
printed in the bill the provides that it shall be considered as read. 
The rule waives all points of order against the amendment in the nature 
of a substitute. The rule makes in order only those further amendments 
printed in the Rules Committee report. Each such amendment may be 
offered only in the order printed in the report, may be offered only by 
a member designated in the report, shall be considered as read, shall 
be debatable for the time specified in the report equally divided and 
controlled by the proponent and an opponent, shall not be subject to 
amendment, and shall not be subject to a demand for division of the 
question. The rule waives all points of order against the amendments 
printed in the report. The rule provides one motion to recommit with or 
without instructions. Testimony was heard from Chairman Hastings (WA) 
and Representative Hastings (FL).

Joint Meetings
EFFORTS TO COMBAT HUMAN TRAFFICKING
Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe: Commission concluded 
a hearing to examine the Organization for Security and Cooperation in 
Europe efforts to combat human trafficking, focusing on the role and 
mandate of the Special Representative and Coordinator for Trafficking 
in Human Beings and efforts to combat modern day slavery in the 
Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe region, after 
receiving testimony from Maria Grazia Giammarinaro, Organization for 
Security and Cooperation in Europe Special Representative and 
Coordinator for Combating Trafficking in Human Beings, Vienna, Austria.
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Daily Digest/COMMITTEE MEETINGS FOR 2013-09-18



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[Pages D870-D871]
COMMITTEE MEETINGS FOR WEDNESDAY,

                           SEPTEMBER 18, 2013

          (Committee meetings are open unless otherwise indicated)


                                 Senate

  Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs: Subcommittee on 
Housing, Transportation, and Community Development, to hold hearings to 
examine recovering from Superstorm Sandy, focusing on assessing the 
progress, continuing needs, and rebuilding strategy, 10:30 a.m., SD-538.
  Subcommittee on Economic Policy, to hold hearings to examine 
implementation of the ``Biggert-Waters Flood Insurance Act of 2012'', 
focusing on one year after enactment, 2:30 p.m., SD-538.
  Committee on the Budget: to hold hearings to examine enhancing 
accountability and increasing financial transparency, 10 a.m., SD-608.

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  Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation: business meeting to 
consider an original resolution authorizing expenditures by the committee 
during the 113th Congress, and the nominations of Gregory Dainard 
Winfree, of New York, to be Administrator of the Research and Innovative 
Technology Administration, Department of Transportation, and Christopher 
A. Hart, of Colorado, and Deborah A. P. Hersman, of Virginia, to be 
Chairman, both to be a Member of the National Transportation Safety 
Board; to be immediately followed by a hearing to examine the nominations 
of Terrell McSweeny, of the District of Columbia, and Michael P. 
O'Rielly, of New York, both to be a Commissioner of the Federal 
Communications Commission, 2:30 p.m., SR-253.
  Committee on Environment and Public Works: to hold hearings to examine 
implementing Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century's (MAP-21) 
provisions to accelerate project delivery, 10 a.m., SD-406.
  Committee on Finance: business meeting to consider an original 
resolution authorizing expenditures by the committee during the 113th 
Congress, Time to be announced, Room to be announced.
  Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions: business meeting 
to consider S. 1086, to reauthorize and improve the Child Care and 
Development Block Grant Act of 1990, an original resolution authorizing 
expenditures by the committee during the 113th Congress, the nominations 
of Richard F. Griffin, Jr., of the District of Columbia, to be General 
Counsel of the National Labor Relations Board, and Scott S. Dahl, of 
Virginia, to be Inspector General, Department of Labor, and any pending 
nominations, 10 a.m., SD-430.
  Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs: to hold 
hearings to examine the nominations of Stevan Eaton Bunnell, of the 
District of Columbia, to be General Counsel, and Suzanne Eleanor 
Spaulding, of Virginia, to be Under Secretary for National Protection and 
Programs, both of the Department of Homeland Security, 9:30 a.m., SD-342.
  Committee on Indian Affairs: business meeting to consider an original 
resolution authorizing expenditures by the committee from October 1, 
2013, through February 28, 2015, 2:30 p.m., SD-628.
  Committee on the Judiciary: to hold hearings to examine reevaluating 
the effectiveness of Federal mandatory minimum sentences, 10 a.m., SD-
226.
  Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship: to hold hearings to 
examine closing the wealth gap, focusing on empowering minority owned 
businesses to reach their full potential for growth and job creation, 10 
a.m., SR-428A.
  Special Committee on Aging: to hold hearings to examine older 
Americans, focusing on the changing face of HIV/AIDS in America, 2 p.m., 
SD-562.


                                  House

  Committee on Armed Services, Full Committee, hearing on Planning for 
Sequestration in Fiscal Year 2014 and Perspectives of the Military 
Services on the Strategic Choices and Management Review, 10 a.m., 2118 
Rayburn.
  Committee on Education and the Workforce, Subcommittee on Higher 
Education and Workforce Training, hearing entitled ``Keeping College 
Within Reach: Improving Access and Affordability through Innovative 
Partnerships'', 10 a.m., 2175 Rayburn.
  Committee on Energy and Commerce, Subcommittee on Energy and Power, 
hearing entitled ``The Obama Administration's Climate Change Policies and 
Activities'', 10:15 a.m., 2123 Rayburn.
  Subcommittee on Environment and the Economy, hearing entitled 
``Regulation of Existing Chemicals and the Role of Pre-Emption under 
Sections 6 and 18 of the Toxic Substances Control Act'', 2 p.m., 2123 
Rayburn.
  Committee on Financial Services, Subcommittee on Capital Markets and 
Government Sponsored Enterprises, hearing entitled ``Examining the SEC's 
Money Market Fund Rule Proposal'', 10 a.m., 2128 Rayburn.
  Committee on Foreign Affairs, Full Committee, hearing entitled 
``Benghazi: Where is the State Department Accountability'', 10 a.m., 2172 
Rayburn.
  Committee on Homeland Security, Subcommittee on Cybersecurity, 
Infrastructure Protection, and Security Technologies, markup on H.R. 
2952, the ``Critical Infrastructure Research and Development Advancement 
Act of 2013''; legislation entitled the ``CIRDA Act of 2013''; and 
legislation entitled ``Homeland Security Cybersecurity Boots-on-the-
Ground Act'', 10 a.m., 311 Cannon.
  Subcommittee on Counterterrorism and Intelligence, hearing entitled 
``Understanding the Threat to the Homeland from AQAP'', 2 p.m., 311 
Cannon.
  Committee on the Judiciary, Full Committee, hearing on ``Oversight of 
the Administration's Use of FISA Authorities'', 10 a.m., 2140 Rayburn. 
This hearing is for Members and TS/SCI committee staff.
  Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, and the Internet, 
hearing entitled ``The Role of Voluntary Agreements in the U.S. 
Intellectual Property System'', 2 p.m., 2141 Rayburn.
  Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, Subcommittee on Economic 
Growth, Job Creation and Regulatory Affairs; and Subcommittee on Energy 
Policy, Health Care and Entitlements, joint subcommittee hearing entitled 
``Federal Implementation of ObamaCare: Concerns of State Governments'', 
10 a.m., 2154 Rayburn.
  Committee on Rules, Full Committee, hearing on H.R. 687, the 
``Southeast Arizona Land Exchange and Conservation Act of 2013''; H.R. 
3102, the ``Nutrition Reform and Work Opportunity Act of 2013'' and H.R. 
1526, the ``Restoring Healthy Forests for Healthy Communities Act'', 3 
p.m., H-313 Capitol.
  Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, Subcommittee on Research 
and Technology, hearing entitled ``Methamphetamine Addiction: Using 
Science to Explore Solutions'', 10 a.m., 2318 Rayburn.
  Committee on Small Business, Full Committee, markup on H.R. 2542, the 
``Regulatory Flexibility Improvements Act of 2013'', 1 p.m., 2360 
Rayburn.
  Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, Subcommittee on 
Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management, hearing 
entitled ``FEMA Reauthorization: Recovering Quicker and Smarter'', 10 
a.m., 2167 Rayburn.
  Committee on Ways and Means, Subcommittee on Oversight, hearing 
entitled ``Internal Revenue Service's Exempt Organizations Division Post-
TIGTA Audit'', 2 p.m., 1100 Longworth.


                             Joint Meetings

  Joint Economic Committee: to hold hearings to examine the economic 
costs of debt-ceiling brinkmanship, 2:30 p.m., SH-216.



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[Pages D871-D872]
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_______________________________________________________________________


                       Next Meeting of the SENATE
                  9:30 a.m., Wednesday, September 18 

                               
                             Senate Chamber
Program for Wednesday: After the transaction of any morning business 
(not to extend beyond one hour), Senate will continue consideration of 
S. 1392, Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act.

              Next Meeting of the HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
                    10 a.m., Wednesday, September 18

                               
                             House Chamber
Program for Wednesday: Consideration of H.R. 761--National Strategic 
and Critical Minerals Production Act of 2013 (Subject to a Rule).
_______________________________________________________________________


            Extensions of Remarks, as inserted in this issue
              HOUSE
  
Barletta, Lou, Pa., E1324
Carson, Andre, Ind., E1323
Chu, Judy, Calif., E1322
Coffman, Mike, Colo., E1326
Collins, Doug, Ga., E1322
Fleming, John, La., E1324
Foxx, Virginia, N.C., E1321, E1326
Gardner, Cory, Colo., E1319
Gingrey, Phil, Ga., E1328
Graves, Sam, Mo., E1319, E1320, E1321, E1322
Hastings, Alcee L., Fla., E1319
Holt, Rush, N.J., E1321
Hudson, Richard, N.C., E1327
Johnson, Eddie Bernice, Tex., E1326
Lee, Barbara, Calif., E1323
Long, Billy, Mo., E1324
McCollum, Betty, Minn., E1319
Maloney, Sean Patrick, N.Y., E1319
Negrete McLeod, Gloria, Calif., E1324
Norton, Eleanor Holmes, D.C., E1322
Reichert, David G., Wash., E1325
Sablan, Gregorio Kilili Camacho, Northern Mariana Islands, E1320
Sherman, Brad, Calif., E1328
Smith, Christopher H., N.J., E1324, E1327
Terry, Lee, Nebr., E1325
Thompson, Bennie G., Miss., E1319, E1320, E1321, E1322, E1323, E1325, 
E1326
Walden, Greg, Ore., E1326 



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