Hill Tech Happenings, Week of June 5
House Science Committee will markup three “innovation” bills (among others):
- HR 5356, Early Career Research Act of 2006
- HR 5357, Research for Competitiveness Act of 2006
- HR 5358, Science and Mathematics Education for Competitiveness Act of 2006
2:00 p.m. – 4:00p.m.
2167 Rayburn Bldg.
Internet Caucus Advisory Committee “Net Neutrality” event — “Is It Necessary for Congress to Regulate Net Neutrality?”
12:00 p.m., S-207 (Mansfield Room) Capitol Bldg.
Consideration of the Communications Opportunity, Promotion, and Enhancement Act of 2006
This legislation is the main effort in the House of Representatives to update the Telecommunications Act of 1996. It could have several technology-related amendments including on one “Net Neutrality.” It is currently scheduled for Friday, but rumors are that the vote might slip to next week.
Cyber Security Challenges at the Department of Energy
House Energy and Commerce Committee — Subcommittee on Oversight
10 a.m., 2123 Rayburn Bldg
For an “about” these posts please see my original post.