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[Congressional Record Volume 164, Number 6 (Wednesday, January 10, 2018)]
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DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE UPDATE ON THE FINANCIAL IMPROVEMENT AND AUDIT
REMEDIATION (FIAR) PLAN
Committee on Armed Services: Full Committee held a hearing entitled
“Department of Defense Update on the Financial Improvement and Audit
Remediation (FIAR) Plan”. Testimony was heard from David Norquist,
Under Secretary of Defense (Comptroller) and Chief Financial Officer,
Department of Defense.
A FURTHER EXAMINATION OF FEDERAL RESERVE REFORM PROPOSALS
Committee on Financial Services: Subcommittee on Monetary Policy and
Trade held a hearing entitled “A Further Examination of Federal
Reserve Reform Proposals”. Testimony was heard from public witnesses.
SANCTIONS AND FINANCIAL PRESSURE: MAJOR NATIONAL SECURITY TOOLS
Committee on Foreign Affairs: Full Committee held a hearing entitled
“Sanctions and Financial Pressure: Major National Security Tools”.
Testimony was heard from public witnesses.
UPCOMING ELECTIONS IN THE WESTERN HEMISPHERE: IMPLICATIONS FOR U.S.
Committee on Foreign Affairs: Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere
held a hearing entitled “Upcoming Elections in the Western Hemisphere:
Implications for U.S. Policy”. Testimony was heard from public
Committee on the Judiciary: Full Committee held a markup on H.R. 506,
the “Preventing Crimes Against Veterans Act of 2017”; and
ratification of subcommittee assignments. Subcommittee assignments were
ratified. H.R. 506 was ordered reported, as amended.
Committee on Natural Resources: Full Committee held a markup on H.R.
219, the “Swan Lake Hydroelectric Project Boundary Correction Act”;
H.R. 801, the “Route 66 National Historic Trail Designation Act”;
H.R. 1220, to establish the Adams Memorial Commission to carry out the
provisions of Public Law 107-62, and for other purposes; H.R. 2711, the
“National Memorial to Fallen Educators Act”; H.R. 3133, the
“Streamlining Environmental Approvals Act of 2017”; and S. 117, the
“Alex Diekmann Peak Designation Act of 2017”. H.R. 219, H.R. 3133,
and S. 117 were ordered reported, without amendment. H.R. 801, H.R.
1220, and H.R. 2711 were ordered reported, as amended.
Committee on Science, Space, and Technology: Full Committee held a
markup on H.R. 4675, the “Low Dose Radiation Research Act of 2017”.
H.R. 4675 was ordered reported, as amended.
HOME LOAN CHURNING PRACTICES AND HOW VETERAN HOMEBUYERS ARE BEING
Committee on Veterans' Affairs: Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity
held a hearing entitled “Home Loan Churning Practices and How Veteran
Homebuyers are Being Affected”. Testimony was heard from Jeffrey
London, Director, Loan Guaranty Service, Veterans Benefits
Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs; and public witnesses.
No joint committee meetings were held.
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