Hill Tech Happenings, Week of February 22

By Renee Dopplick, ACM Director of Public Policy
February 24, 2016

The House Appropriations Committee is holding 26 budget and oversight hearings this week. All open hearings will be webcast.

Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Hearing: ESSA Implementation in States and School Districts: Perspectives from Education Leaders
Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee
10 am | 430 Dirksen Senate Office Building

Hearing: Budget Hearing – Department of Commerce
House Appropriations Committee – Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies
4:30 pm | H-309 The Capitol

Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Hearing: Unlocking the Secrets of the Universe: Gravitational Waves
House Science, Space, and Technology Committee
10 am | 2138 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing: Examining the Policies and Priorities of the U.S. Department of Education
House Education and the Workforce Committee
10 am | 2175 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing: Establishing Accountability at the World Intellectual Property Organization: Illicit Technology Transfers, Whistleblowing, and Reform
House Foreign Affairs Committee
2 pm | 2172 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing: Department of Defense Fiscal Year 2017 Science and Technology Programs: Defense Innovation to Create the Future Military Force
House Armed Services Subcommittee on Emerging Threats and Capabilities
2 pm | 2212 Rayburn House Office Building

Thursday, February 25, 2016

Hearing: World Wide Threats
House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence
9 am | HVC-210 The Capitol

Hearing: An Examination of Changes to the U.S. Patent System & Impacts on America’s Small Businesses
Senate Small Business and Entrepreneurship Committee
10 am | 428A Russell Senate Office Building

Hearing: The Space Leadership Preservation Act and the Need for Stability at NASA
House Science, Space, and Technology Committee
10 am | 2318 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing: Next Steps for K-12 Education: Upholding the Letter and Intent of the Every Student Succeeds Act
House Education and the Workforce Committee
10 am | 2175 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing: Probing DHSs Botched Management of the Human Resources Information Technology Program
House Homeland Security Subcommittee on Oversight and Management Efficiency
10 am | 311 Canon House Office Building

Hearing: International Conflicts of Law Concerning Cross Border Data Flow and Law Enforcement Requests
House Judiciary Committee
10 am | 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

Hearing: Emerging Cyber Threats to the United States
House Homeland Security Subcommittee on Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection, and Security Technologies
2 pm | 311 Canon House Office Building

Friday, February 26, 2016

Hearing: Disrupter Series: 3D Printing
House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade
10 am | 2123 Rayburn House Office Building