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Today, Apr. 20, 2018
No committee hearings scheduled
Monday, Apr. 23, 2018
Business meeting to consider the nomination of Mike Pompeo, of Kansas, to be Secretary of State, and routine lists in the Foreign Service.
Tuesday, Apr. 24, 2018
Hearings to examine the posture of the Department of the Air Force in review of the Defense Authorization Request for fiscal year 2019 and the Future Years Defense Program.
Hearings to examine the state of rural America.
Hearings to examine proposed budget estimates and justification for fiscal year 2019 for the Navy and Marine Corps.
Hearings to examine President's proposed budget request for fiscal year 2019 for the Forest Service.
Business meeting to consider pending calendar business; to be immediately followed by a hearing to examine the nominations of Harry B. Harris, Jr., of Florida, to be Ambassador to the Commonwealth of Australia, Jonathan R. Cohen, of California, to be the Deputy Representative to the United Nations, with the rank and status of Ambassador, and the Deputy Representative in the Security Council of the United Nations, and to be Representative to the Sessions of the General Assembly of the United Nations, during his tenure of service as Deputy Representative to the United Nations, and Jackie Wolcott, of Virginia, to be Representative to the Vienna Office of the United Nations, with the rank of Ambassador, and to be Representative to the International Atomic Energy Agency, with the rank of Ambassador, all of the Department of State.
Hearings to examine mitigating America's cybersecurity risk.
Business meeting to consider S.2680, to address the opioid crisis, S.2315, to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to clarify the regulatory framework with respect to certain nonprescription drugs that are marketed without an approved new drug application, S.2597, to amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize the program of payments to children's hospitals that operate graduate medical education programs, S.382, to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to develop a voluntary registry to collect data on cancer incidence among firefighters, and the nominations of Sharon Fast Gustafson, of Virginia, to be General Counsel of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission for a term of four years, Jon Parrish Peede, of Mississippi, to be Chairperson of the National Endowment for the Humanities for a term of four years, and any pending nominations.
Hearings to examine the plight of international parental child abduction and its effect on American families.
Hearings to examine proposed budget estimates and justification for fiscal year 2019 for the Food and Drug Administration.
Hearings to examine proposed budget estimates and justification for fiscal year 2019 for the United States Agency for International Development.
Hearings to examine maritime transportation, focusing on opportunities and challenges.
Hearings to examine early impressions of the new tax law.
Closed hearings to examine certain intelligence matters.
Wednesday, Apr. 25, 2018
Business meeting to consider S.2369, to authorize aboriginal subsistence whaling pursuant to the regulations of the International Whaling Commission, S.2511, to require the Under Secretary of Commerce for Oceans and Atmosphere to carry out a program on coordinating the assessment and acquisition by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration of unmanned maritime systems, to make available to the public data collected by the Administration using such systems, an original bill entitled, "MARAD Reauthorization", and the nominations of Vice Admiral Karl L. Schultz, to be Admiral and to be Commandant, and Vice Admiral Charles W. Ray, to be Vice Commandant, both of the Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security, Patrick Fuchs, of Wisconsin, and Michelle A. Schultz, of Pennsylvania, both to be a Member of the Surface Transportation Board, Department of Transportation, Rebecca Kelly Slaughter, of Maryland, to be a Federal Trade Commissioner, Rubydee Calvert, of Wyoming, and Laura Gore Ross, of New York, both to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, and Alan E. Cobb, of Kansas, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority.
Hearings to examine how the innovation economy leads to growth.
Hearings to examine proposed budget estimates and justification for fiscal year 2019 for the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
Hearings to examine H.R.597, to take lands in Sonoma County, California, into trust as part of the reservation of the Lytton Rancheria of California, and H.R.1491, to reaffirm the action of the Secretary of the Interior to take land into trust for the benefit of the Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Mission Indians.
Hearings to examine proposed budget estimates and justification for fiscal year 2019 for the Department of Justice.
Hearings to examine enhancing the Marine Mammal Protection Act.
Hearings to examine the nominations of Andrew S. Oldham, of Texas, to be United States Circuit Judge for the Fifth Circuit, Alan D. Albright, to be United States District Judge for the Western District of Texas, Thomas S. Kleeh, to be United States District Judge for the Northern District of West Virginia, Peter J. Phipps, to be United States District Judge for the Western District of Pennsylvania, and Michael J. Truncale, to be United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Texas.
Hearings to examine the nomination of Ronny Lynn Jackson, of Texas, to be Secretary of Veterans Affairs.
Hearings to examine the nomination of Christopher Krebs, of Virginia, to be Under Secretary for National Protection and Programs, Department of Homeland Security.
Business meeting to markup S.Res.355, improving procedures for the consideration of nominations in the Senate.
Hearings to examine preparing small businesses for cybersecurity success.
Thursday, Apr. 26, 2018
Hearings to examine the Department of Defense budget posture in review of the Defense Authorization Request for fiscal year 2019 and the Future Years Defense Program.
Hearings to examine proposed budget estimates and justification for fiscal year 2019 for the Defense Health Program.
An oversight hearing to examine Department of Health and Human Services and Department of Homeland Security efforts to protect unaccompanied alien children from human trafficking and abuse.
Business meeting to consider S.2644, to ensure independent investigations and judicial review of the removal of a special counsel, and S.2559, to amend title 17, United States Code, to implement the Marrakesh Treaty.
Hearings to examine proposed Department of Defense budget estimates and justification for fiscal year 2019 for military construction and family housing.
To receive a closed briefing regarding certain intelligence matters.
Friday, Apr. 27, 2018
Hearings to examine pending nominations.

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