Senate Hearings

21-SEP-2020 — No committee hearings scheduled ()

22-SEP-2020 09:30 AM — Business meeting to consider the nominations of Erik Paul Bethel, of Florida, to be Ambassador to the Republic of Panama, Keith W. Dayton, of Washington, to be Ambassador to Ukraine, William A. Douglass, of Florida, to be Ambassador to the Commonwealth of The Bahamas, Julie D. Fisher, of Tennessee, to be Ambassador to the Republic of Belarus, Melanie Harris Higgins, of Georgia, to be Ambassador to the Republic of Burundi, Jeanne Marie Maloney, of Virginia, to be Ambassador to the Kingdom of Eswatini, Michael A. McCarthy, of Virginia, to be Ambassador to the Republic of Liberia, Jonathan Pratt, of California, to be Ambassador to the Republic of Djibouti, Manisha Singh, of Florida, to be Representative of the United States of America to the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, with the rank of Ambassador, James Broward Story, of South Carolina, to be Ambassador to the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, Barbera Hale Thornhill, of California, to be Ambassador to the Republic of Singapore, Thomas Laszlo Vajda, of Arizona, to be Ambassador to the Union of Burma, Kenneth R. Weinstein, of the District of Columbia, to be Ambassador to Japan, and Alex Nelson Wong, of New Jersey, to be Alternate Representative of the United States of America for Special Political Affairs in the United Nations, with the rank of Ambassador, and to be an Alternate Representative of the United States of America to the Sessions of the General Assembly of the United Nations during his tenure of service as Alternate Representative of the United States of America for Special Political Affairs in the United Nations, all of the Department of State, Edward A. Burrier, of the District of Columbia, to be Deputy Chief Executive Officer of the United States International Development Finance Corporation, and other pending calendar business; to be immediately followed by a hearing to examine the nominations of Ashok Michael Pinto, of Illinois, to be United States Alternate Executive Director of the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development, William E. Todd, of Virginia, to be Ambassador to the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, and Eric M. Ueland, of Oregon, to be an Under Secretary (Civilian Security, Democracy, and Human Rights), both of the Department of State, and other pending nominations. (Foreign Relations)

22-SEP-2020 10:00 AM — Hearings to examine emerging offshore and marine energy technologies in the United States, including offshore wind, marine and hydrokinetic energy, and alternative fuels for maritime shipping. (Energy and Natural Resources)

22-SEP-2020 02:30 PM — Hearings to examine the United States Coast Guard capabilities for safeguarding national interests and promoting economic security in the Arctic. (Commerce, Science, and Transportation)

22-SEP-2020 02:30 PM — Closed hearings to examine certain intelligence matters. (Intelligence)

22-SEP-2020 02:30 PM — Hearings to examine the economic impact of America's failure to contain the Coronavirus. (Joint Economic Committee)

22-SEP-2020 03:00 PM — Hearings to examine state and local cybersecurity, focusing on defending communities from cyber threats amid COVID-19. (Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs)

23-SEP-2020 12:00 AM — Business meeting to consider S.4393, to improve the provision of health care and other benefits from the Department of Veterans Affairs for veterans who were exposed to toxic substances, and S.4511, to make certain improvements in the laws administered by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs relating to education, burial benefits, and other matters. (Veterans' Affairs)

23-SEP-2020 10:00 AM — Hearings to examine the need for federal data privacy legislation. (Commerce, Science, and Transportation)

23-SEP-2020 10:00 AM — Hearings to examine the Endangered Species Act Amendments of 2020, focusing on modernizing the Endangered Species Act. (Environment and Public Works)

23-SEP-2020 10:00 AM — Hearings to examine the nomination of Chad F. Wolf, of Virginia, to be Secretary of Homeland Security. (Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs)

23-SEP-2020 10:00 AM — Hearings to examine COVID-19, focusing on an update on the federal response. (Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions)

23-SEP-2020 10:00 AM — Hearings to examine certain nominations. (Judiciary)

23-SEP-2020 02:00 PM — Hearings to examine proposed budget estimates and justification for fiscal year 2021 for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration. (Appropriations)

23-SEP-2020 02:00 PM — Closed hearings to examine certain intelligence matters. (Intelligence)

23-SEP-2020 02:30 PM — Hearings to examine S.3126, to amend the Public Health Service Act to authorize a special behavioral health program for Indians, S.3264, to expedite and streamline the deployment of affordable broadband service on Tribal land, S.3937, to amend section 330C of the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize special programs for Indians for providing services for the prevention and treatment of diabetes, S.4079, to authorize the Seminole Tribe of Florida to lease or transfer certain land, and S.4556, to authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services, acting through the Director of the Indian Health Service, to acquire private land to facilitate access to the Desert Sage Youth Wellness Center in Hemet, California. (Indian Affairs)

23-SEP-2020 02:30 PM — To receive a closed briefing on Department of Defense cyber operations in support of efforts to protect the integrity of U.S. national elections from malign actors. (Armed Services)

23-SEP-2020 02:30 PM — Hearings to examine the Congressional Budget Office's updated budget outlook. (Budget)

23-SEP-2020 02:30 PM — Hearings to examine threats to American intellectual property, focusing on cyber attacks and counterfeits during the COVID-19 pandemic. (Judiciary)

24-SEP-2020 09:00 AM — Hearings to examine United States policy in a changing Middle East. (Foreign Relations)

24-SEP-2020 09:30 AM — Closed hearings to examine certain intelligence matters. (Intelligence)

24-SEP-2020 09:30 AM — Hearings to examine women and retirement, focusing on unique challenges and opportunities to pave a brighter future. (Aging)

24-SEP-2020 10:00 AM — Hearings to examine the quarterly CARES Act report to Congress. (Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs)

24-SEP-2020 10:00 AM — Hearings to examine an evaluation of FirstNet's progress. (Commerce, Science, and Transportation)

24-SEP-2020 10:00 AM — Hearings to examine threats to the homeland. (Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs)

01-OCT-2020 09:15 AM — Hearings to examine supply chain integrity. (Armed Services)