Hill Tech Happenings, Week of May 18

By Renee Dopplick, ACM Director of Public Policy
May 18, 2015

Monday, May 18, 2015

Senate Floor: H.R.1314, “Legislative vehicle for Trade Promotion Authority”

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

House Floor: H.R. 874 – American Super Computing Leadership Act

House Floor: H.R. 1162 – Science Prize Competitions Act, as amended

House Floor: H.R. 1119 – Research and Development Efficiency Act

House Floor: H.R. 1156 – International Science and Technology Cooperation Act of 2015, as amended

House Floor: H.R. 1158 – Department of Energy Laboratory Modernization and Technology Transfer Act of 2015, as amended

Hearing: Trade Promotion Agencies and U.S. Foreign Policy
House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Terrorism, Nonproliferation, and Trade
10 am | 2172 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing: Examining DHS Science and Technology Directorate’s Engagement with Academia and Industry
House Homeland Security Subcommittee on Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection, and Security Technologies
10 am | 311 Cannon House Office Building

Hearing: FAA Reauthorization: Air Traffic Control Modernization and Reform
Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee
10 am | 253 Russell Senate Office Building

Hearing: Policing Strategies for the 21st Century
House Judiciary Committee
10 am | 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing: Oversight of the Consumer Product Safety Commission
House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade
10:15 am | 2322 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing: Body Cameras: Can Technology Increase Protection for Law Enforcement Officers and the Public?
Senate Judiciary Committee
2:30 pm | 226 Dirksen Senate Office Building

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

House Floor: H.R. 880 – American Research and Competitiveness Act of 2015 (Subject to a Rule)

House Floor: H.R. 1806 – America COMPETES Reauthorization Act of 2015, Rules Committee Print (Subject to a Rule)

Hearing: Advancing Commercial Weather Data: Collaborative Efforts to Improve Forecasts
House Science, Space, and Technology Subcommittee on Environment
10:00 am | 2318 Rayburn House Office Building

Full Committee Markup – FY 2016 Commerce, Justice, and Science Appropriations Bill
House Appropriations Committee
10:30 am | 2359 Rayburn House Office Building

Executive Session: Bills related to STEM education and e-warranty
Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee
10:30 am | 253 Russell Senate Office Building

Markup: Bills related to drones, FOIA, IT systems, and R&D
House Homeland Committee
11 am | 311 Cannon House Office Building

Hearing: Improvements and Innovations in Fishery Management and Data Collection
Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Subcommittee on Oceans, Atmosphere, Fisheries, and Coast Guard
2:30 pm | 253 Russell Senate Office Building