Daily Digest/COMMITTEE MEETINGS FOR 2015-12-10; Congressional Record Vol. 161, No. 178
(Daily Digest - December 09, 2015)

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                    COMMITTEE MEETINGS FOR THURSDAY,

                           DECEMBER 10, 2015

        (Committee meetings are open unless otherwise indicated)


                                 Senate

  Committee on Armed Services: to hold hearings to examine 
increasing effectiveness of military operations, 9:30 a.m., SD-G50.
  Committee on Energy and Natural Resources: to hold an oversight 
hearing to examine terrorism and global oil markets, 10 a.m., SD-
366.
  Committee on Foreign Relations: to hold hearings to examine 
independent South Sudan, focusing on a failure of leadership, 10 
a.m., SD-419.
  Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs: 
Subcommittee on Regulatory Affairs and Federal Management, to hold 
hearings to examine the importance of following through on GAO and 
OIG recommendations, 10 a.m., SD-342.
  Committee on the Judiciary: business meeting to consider S. 247, 
to amend section 349 of the Immigration and Nationality Act to deem 
specified activities in support of terrorism as renunciation of 
United States nationality, S. 1318, to amend title 18, United States 
Code, to provide for protection of maritime navigation and 
prevention of nuclear terrorism, H.R. 1428, to extend Privacy Act 
remedies to citizens of certified states, S. 483, to improve 
enforcement efforts related to prescription drug diversion

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and abuse, S. 1890, to amend chapter 90 of title 18, United States 
Code, to provide Federal jurisdiction for the theft of trade 
secrets, and the nominations of Dana J. Boente, to be United States 
Attorney for the Eastern District of Virginia for the term of four 
years, Robert Lloyd Capers, to be United States Attorney for the 
Eastern District of New York for the term of four years, John P. 
Fishwick, Jr., to be United States Attorney for the Western District 
of Virginia for the term of four years, and Emily Gray Rice, to be 
United States Attorney for the District of New Hampshire for the 
term of four years, all of the Department of Justice, 10 a.m., SD-
226.


                                 House

  Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, Subcommittee on 
National Security; and Subcommittee on Health Care, Benefits and 
Administrative Rules, joint hearing entitled ``Terrorism and the 
Visa Waiver Program'', 10 a.m., 2154 Rayburn.
  Committee on Rules, Full Committee, hearing on conference report 
to accompany H.R. 644, the ``Trade Facilitation and Trade 
Enforcement Act of 2015''; H.J. Res. 75, making further continuing 
appropriations for fiscal year 2016, and for other purposes, 2 p.m., 
H-313 Capitol.
  Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, Subcommittee on 
Environment; and Subcommittee on Oversight, joint hearing entitled 
``An Overview of the Nation's Weather Satellite Programs and 
Policies'', 10 a.m., 2318 Rayburn.