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House Schedule for OCTOBER 24, 2017
Pending Legislation

OCTOBER 24, 2017 -- House Veterans' Affairs Committee (Chairman Phil Roe, R-Tenn.) hearing on legislation to establish a permanent Veterans Choice Program; legislation to modify VA's authority to enter into agreements with state homes to provide nursing home care to veterans, to direct the secretary to carry out a program to increase the number of graduate medical education residency positions; legislation to direct VA to conduct a study of the Veterans Crisis Line; legislation to direct VA to furnish mental health care to veterans at community or nonprofit mental health providers participating in the Veterans Choice Program; the Veterans Affairs Department's (VA's) legislative proposal on the "Veteran Coordinated Access and Rewarding Experiences (CARE) Act"; H.R.1133, the "Veterans Transplant Coverage Act of 2017"; H.R.2123, the "Veterans E-Health and Telemedicine Support Act of 2017"; H.R.2601, the "Veterans Increased Choice for Transplanted Organs and Recovery Act of 2017"; and H.R.3642, the "Military Sexual Assault Victims Empowerment Act."
Quantum Technology American Leadership

OCTOBER 24, 2017 -- Energy Subcommittee and Research and Technology Subcommittee joint hearing on "American Leadership in Quantum Technology."
Quantum Technology American Leadership

OCTOBER 24, 2017 -- Energy Subcommittee and Research and Technology Subcommittee joint hearing on "American Leadership in Quantum Technology."
NIH Funded Research Facilities/Administrative Costs

OCTOBER 24, 2017 -- Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies Subcommittee (Chairman Tom Cole, R-Okla.) of House Appropriations Committee hearing on "The Role of Facilities and Administrative Costs in Supporting NIH-Funded Research."
Hurricane Season Public Health Preparedness/Response

OCTOBER 24, 2017 -- Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee (Chairman Tim Murphy, R-Pa.) of House Energy and Commerce Committee hearing on "Examining HHS's Public Health Preparedness for and Response to the 2017 Hurricane Season."
Insurance Industry Federal Government's Role

OCTOBER 24, 2017 -- Housing and Insurance Subcommittee (Chairman Sean P. Duffy, R-Wis.) of House Financial Services Committee hearing on "The Federal Government's Role in the Insurance Industry."
Immigration Legislation

OCTOBER 24, 2017 -- House Judiciary Committee (Chairman Robert W. Goodlatte, R-Va.) markup of the "Agricultural Guestworker Act"; and H.R.3711, the "Legal Workforce Act."
Educating a Cyber Workforce

OCTOBER 24, 2017 -- House Homeland Security Committee Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Protection Subcommittee and House Education and the Workforce Committee Higher Education and Workforce Development Subcommittee joint hearing on "Public-Private Solutions to Educating a Cyber Workforce."
Educating a Cyber Workforce

OCTOBER 24, 2017 -- House Homeland Security Committee Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Protection Subcommittee and House Education and the Workforce Committee Higher Education and Workforce Development Subcommittee joint hearing on "Public-Private Solutions to Educating a Cyber Workforce."
Federal Political Advertisement Laws

OCTOBER 24, 2017 -- Information Technology Subcommittee (Chairman Will Hurd, R-Texas) of House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing on "Oversight of Federal Political Advertisement Laws and Regulations."
Budget Resolution

OCTOBER 24, 2017 -- House Rules Committee (Chairman Pete Sessions, R-Texas) meets to formulate a rule on the Senate Amendment to H.Con.Res.71, the Concurrent resolution establishing the congressional budget for the United States Government for FY2018 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for FY2019 through 2027.
Regulatory Reform Task Forces Check-In

OCTOBER 24, 2017 -- Government Operations Subcommittee and Health Care, Benefits and Administrative Rules Subcommittee joint hearing on "Regulatory Reform Task Forces Check-In."
Regulatory Reform Task Forces Check-In

OCTOBER 24, 2017 -- Government Operations Subcommittee and Health Care, Benefits and Administrative Rules Subcommittee joint hearing on "Regulatory Reform Task Forces Check-In."
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