Hill Tech Happenings, Week of March 2

By David Bruggeman
March 2, 2015

March 3

Markup:

The House Judiciary Committee will markup legislation, and H.R. 1147, The Legal Workforce Act, is scheduled for review. This bill covers the expansion of mandatory electronic employment eligibility verification systems.  (Markup will continue on March 4.)
10 a.m., 2141 Rayburn Building

Hearing:

The Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee will hold a hearing on “Understanding the Cyber Threat and Implications for the 21st Century Economy
2 p.m., 2322 Rayburn Building

March 4

Markup:

The House Judiciary Committee will continue its markup of legislation, including H.R. 1147, The Legal Workforce Act.
10 a.m., 2141 Rayburn Building

Hearing:

The Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection and Security Technologies Subcommittee of the House Homeland Security Committee will hold a hearing on “Industry Perspectives on the President’s Cybersecurity Information Sharing Proposal.”
2 p.m., 311 Cannon Building

March 5

The House Intelligence Committee will hold a hearing on “The Growing Cyber Threat and its Impact on American Business
9 a.m., HVC-210 Capitol Building

The Information Technology Subcommittee of the House Oversight and Reform Committee will hold a hearing on “Cybersecurity: The Evolving Nature of Cyber Threats Facing the Private Sector
9 a.m., 2154 Rayburn Building

The Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee will hold a hearing on “America’s IT Transformation: Translating the Promise of Electronic Health Records Into Better Care.”
10 a.m., 430 Dirksen Building