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[Congressional Record Volume 163, Number 204 (Thursday, December 14, 2017)]
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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.
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.
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.
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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