U.S. House Schedule for Wednesday, March 13, 2019

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 13TH
On Wednesday, the House will meet at 10:00 a.m. for morning hour and 12:00 p.m. for legislative business. First and last votes expected: 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

One Minute Speeches

Legislation Considered Under Suspension of the Rules:

1) H.Res. 206 – Acknowledging that the lack of sunlight and transparency in financial transactions and corporate formation poses a threat to our national security and our economy’s security and supporting efforts to close related loopholes, as amended (Sponsored by Rep. Maxine Waters / Financial Services Committee)

Special Order Speeches

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COMMITTEE ACTIVITY

Title Time Location
FOIA: Examining Transparency Under the Trump Administration
Committee on Oversight and Reform
9:30 AM 2154 RHOB
H.R. 1585, the “Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2019”
Committee on the Judiciary
10:00 AM 2141 Select one
Preparing for the Storm: Reauthorization of the National Flood Insurance Program
Committee on Financial Services
10:00 AM 2128 RHOB
America in Space: Future Visions, Current Issues
Committee on Science, Space, and Technology
10:00 AM 2318 RHOB
National Security Challenges and U.S. Military Activities in Europe
Committee on Armed Services
10:00 AM 2118 RHOB
Markup of H.R. 1232, (Miss. Rice) “Rescinding DHS’ Waiver Authority for Border Wall Act”; H.R.1433, (Mr. Thompson) “Department of Homeland Security Morale, Recognition, Learning, and Engagement Act of 2019” or the “DHS MORALE Act”; H.R. 1589, (Mr. Walker) “CBRN Intelligence and Information Sharing Act of 2019”; H.R. 1590, (Mr. Guest) “Terrorist and Foreign Fighter Travel Exercise Act of 2019”; H.R. 1593, (Mr. Payne) “Coordinating and Leveraging Activities for School Security Act” or the “CLASS Act of 2019”; H.R. 1598, (Ms. Torres Small) “U.S. Customs and Border Protection Rural and Remote Hiring and Retention Strategy Act of 2019”; H.R. 1639, (Mr. Higgins) “CBP Workload Staffing Model Act”.
Committee on Homeland Security
10:00 AM 310 CHOB
“Lowering the Cost of Prescription Drugs: Reducing Barriers to Market Competition”
Subcommittee on Health (Committee on Energy and Commerce)
10:00 AM 2123 RHOB
GSA Oversight Hearing
Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government (Committee on Appropriations)
10:00 AM 2362-A RHOB
“Aligning Federal Surface Transportation Policy to Meet 21st Century Needs”
Subcommittee on Highways and Transit (Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure)
10:00 AM HVC-210 CAPITOL
“Forgotten Voices: The Inadequate Review and Improper Alteration of Our National Monuments.”
Committee on Natural Resources
10:00 AM 1324 LHOB
NATO at 70: An Indispensable Alliance
Committee on Foreign Affairs
10:00 AM 2172 RHOB
Stakeholder Perspectives: Building Resilient Communities (Rescheduled)
Subcommittee on the Departments of Transportation, and House and Urban Development, and Related Agen (Committee on Appropriations)
10:00 AM 2358-A RHOB
The Cost of College: Student Centered Reforms to Bring Higher Education Within Reach
Committee on Education and Labor
10:15 AM 2175 RHOB
Gun Violence Prevention and Enforcement
Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies (Committee on Appropriations)
10:30 AM H-309 CAPITOL
Veterans Affairs Office of Inspector General Hearing (Rescheduled)
Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies (Committee on Appropriations)
11:00 AM HT-2 CAPITOL
“Flipping the Switch on Rural Digital Entrepreneurship.”
Committee on Small Business
11:30 AM 2360 RHOB
Fiscal Year 2020 Budget Request for U.S. Cyber Command and Operations in Cyberspace
Subcommittee on Intelligence and Emerging Threats and Capabilities (Committee on Armed Services)
2:00 PM 2212 RHOB
Department of Health and Human Services Budget Request for FY 2020
Subcommittee on the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies (Committee on Appropriations)
2:00 PM 2358-C RHOB
Securing Federal Networks and State Election Systems
Subcommittee on the Department of Homeland Security (Committee on Appropriations)
2:00 PM 2008 RHOB
Promoting Corporate Transparency: Examining Legislative Proposals to Detect and Deter Financial Crime (Rescheduled)
Subcommittee on National Security, International Development, and Monetary Policy (Committee on Financial Services)
2:00 PM 2128 RHOB
Ensuring Resiliency of Military Installations and Operations in Response to Climate Changes
Subcommittee on Readiness (Committee on Armed Services)
2:00 PM 2118 RHOB
Improving the Federal Response: Perspectives on the State of Emergency Management
Subcommittee on Emergency Preparedness, Response, and Recovery (Committee on Homeland Security)
2:00 PM 310 CHOB
Protecting and Improving Social Security: Benefit Enhancements
Subcommittee on Social Security (Committee on Ways and Means)
2:00 PM 2020 RHOB
Subcommittee on Civil Rights and Civil Liberties and the Subcommittee on Government Operations on “The Fair Chance to Compete for Jobs Act (H.R. 1076)”
Subcommittee on Civil Rights and Civil Liberties (Committee on Oversight and Reform)
2:00 PM 2154 RHOB
“Hearing on H.R. 1004, Prohibiting Unauthorized Military Action in Venezuela Act
Committee on Foreign Affairs
4:00 PM 2172 RHOB