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[Congressional Record Volume 163, Number 204 (Thursday, December 14, 2017)]
[Daily Digest]
[Pages D1330-D1331]
From the Congressional Record Online through GPO

Committee Meetings

EXAMINING THE OPERATIONS OF THE COMMITTEE ON FOREIGN INVESTMENT IN THE 
UNITED STATES (CFIUS)
Committee on Financial Services: Subcommittee on Monetary Policy and 
Trade held a hearing entitled “Examining the Operations of the 
Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS)”. 
Testimony was heard from public witnesses.

MISCELLANEOUS MEASURES
Committee on Foreign Affairs: Full Committee held a markup on H.R. 
2219, the “End Banking for Human Traffickers Act of 2017”; H.R. 2646, 
the “United States-Jordan Defense Cooperation Extension Act”; H.R. 
1997, the “Ukraine Cybersecurity Cooperation Act of 2017”; and H.R. 
3851, the “War Crimes Rewards Expansion Act”. H.R. 1997, H.R. 2219, 
and H.R. 2646 were ordered reported, as amended. H.R. 3851 was ordered 
reported, without amendment.

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LEGISLATIVE MEASURE
Committee on Natural Resources: Subcommittee on Federal Lands held a 
hearing on H.R. 4558, the “Grand Staircase Escalante Enhancement 
Act”. Testimony was heard from Representative Stewart; Leland Pollock, 
Commission Chairperson, Board of Commissioners, Garfield County, Utah; 
Vicki Varela, Managing Director, Utah Office of Tourism, Film and 
Global Branding; and public witnesses.

Joint Meetings

MAGNITSKY ACT
Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe: Commission concluded 
a hearing to examine the accomplishments and challenges of the 
Magnitsky Act, after receiving testimony from William Browder, 
Hermitage Capital Management, London, United Kingdom; Garry Kasparov, 
Human Rights Foundation, New York, New York; and Irwin Cotler, Raoul 
Wallenberg Center for Human Rights, Montreal, Canada.



    


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