E526 CONGRESSIONAL RECORD — Extensions of Remarks March 12, 2007
Drexel National Justice Award. These two out- S. 657, to amend the Public Health 10 a.m.
standing individuals were recognized by The Service Act to add requirements re- Appropriations
Sisters of the Blessed Sacrament for their garding trauma care, and any pending Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and
nominations. Drug Administration, and Related
dedication and commitment to the betterment
SD–430 Agencies Subcommittee
of others. Judiciary To hold hearings to examine inter-
Dr. Regina M. Benjamin, a graduate of Xa- To hold hearings to examine reinvigo- national food assistance.
vier University and Morehouse School of Med- rating the Freedom of Information Act SD–124
icine, has dedicated her life to caring for the relating to open government. Homeland Security and Governmental Af-
health and social welfare needs of the people SD–226 fairs
in Bayou La Batre, Alabama. She is com- Rules and Administration To hold hearings to examine the nomina-
mitted to enhancing physician access and pa- To hold hearings to examine S. 223, to re- tion of Gregory B. Cade, of Virginia, to
quire Senate candidates to file designa- be Administrator of the United States
tient care through her work as a member of
tions, statements, and reports in elec- Fire Administration, Department of
local, state and federal boards. tronic form. Homeland Security.
Mr. Wendell W. Young III, as President of SR–301 SD–342
the Retail Clerk International Association of 10:15 a.m. Judiciary
Philadelphia Local Union, promoted and cre- Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Business meeting to consider S. 236, to
ated equity and equality for workers. His life To hold hearings to examine enhancing require reports to Congress on Federal
has been dedicated to Catholic social teach- patient access and drug safety relating agency use of data mining, S. 261, to
ings. to Prescription Drug User Fees. amend title 18, United States Code, to
Madam Speaker, on the occasion of the SD–430 strengthen prohibitions against animal
10:30 a.m. fighting, S. 376, to amend title 18,
Feastday of Saint Katherine Drexel, March 3, Appropriations
2007, we honor both recipients for their tire- United States Code, to improve the
Defense Subcommittee provisions relating to the carrying of
less efforts to bring peace and justice to their To hold hearings to examine proposed concealed weapons by law enforcement
communities. The selfless work of both Mr. budget estimates for fiscal year 2008 for officers, S. 231, to authorize the Edward
Young and Dr. Benjamin has been on the be- the Army. Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance
half of those in need, a calling that is truly SD–192 Grant Program at fiscal year 2006 lev-
noble. Madam Speaker, these two individuals 2 p.m. els through 2012, S. 368, to amend the
have taken up the fight for equality, justice Budget Omnibus Crime Control and Safe
Business meeting to consider the Concur- Streets Act of 1968 to enhance the
and the well-being of all Americans, and for rent Resolution on the Budget for the
that we are all grateful. COPS ON THE BEAT grant program, S.
fiscal year 2008. 627, to amend the Juvenile Justice and
f SD–608 Delinquency Prevention Act of 1974 to
2:30 p.m. improve the health and well-being of
SENATE COMMITTEE MEETINGS Foreign Relations maltreated infants and toddlers
Title IV of Senate Resolution 4, East Asian and Pacific Affairs Sub- through the creation of a National
agreed to by the Senate on February 4, committee Court Teams Resource Center, to assist
1977, calls for establishment of a sys- To hold hearings to examine strategies local Court Teams, and S. Con. Res. 14,
tem for a computerized schedule of all to end the violence relating to commemorating the 85th anniversary
extrajudicial killings in the Phil- of the founding of the American Hel-
meetings and hearings of Senate com-
ippines. lenic Educational Progressive Associa-
mittees, subcommittees, joint commit- SD–419 tion, a leading association for the
tees, and committees of conference. Appropriations 1,300,000 United States citizens of
This title requires all such committees Labor, Health and Human Services, Edu- Greek ancestry and Philhellenes in the
to notify the Office of the Senate Daily cation, and Related Agencies Sub- United States and possibility of certain
Digest—designated by the Rules Com- committee subpoenas in connection with inves-
mittee—of the time, place, and purpose To hold hearings to examine federal tigation into replacement of United
of the meetings, when scheduled, and funding for the No Child Left Behind States Attorneys.
any cancellations or changes in the
SD–124 Commerce, Science, and Transportation
meetings as they occur.
Oceans, Atmosphere, Fisheries, and Coast
As an additional procedure along MARCH 15 Guard Subcommittee
with the computerization of this infor- 9:30 a.m. To hold an oversight hearing to examine
mation, the Office of the Senate Daily Armed Services the President’s proposed budget re-
Digest will prepare this information for To receive testimony on the posture of quest for fiscal year 2008 for the U.S.
printing in the Extensions of Remarks the United States Army in review of Coast Guard.
section of the CONGRESSIONAL RECORD the Defense Authorization Request for SR–253
on Monday and Wednesday of each fiscal year 2008 and the future years Environment and Public Works
week. Defense Program. Transportation and Infrastructure Sub-
Meetings scheduled for Tuesday,
Budget To hold hearings to examine water re-
March 13, 2007 may be found in the Business meeting to consider the Concur- sources needs and the President’s pro-
Daily Digest of today’s RECORD. rent Resolution on the Budget for the posed budget request for fiscal year
MEETINGS SCHEDULED fiscal year 2008. 2008 for the Army Corps of Engineers.
MARCH 14 Foreign Relations 2 p.m.
9:30 a.m. To hold hearings to examine the nomina- Appropriations
Homeland Security and Governmental Af- tions of Zalmay Khalilzad to be a Rep- Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related
fairs resentative to the United Nations, with Agencies Subcommittee
To hold hearings to examine the threat the rank and status of Ambassador, To hold hearings to examine proposed
of Islamic radicalism to the homeland. and the Representative in the Security budget estimates for fiscal year 2008 for
SD–342 Council of the United Nations, and to the National Aeronautics and Space
10 a.m. be a Representative to the Sessions of Administration.
Finance the General Assembly of the United SD–138
To hold hearings to examine charting a Nations during his tenure of service as 2:30 p.m.
course for health care moving toward Representative to the United Nations. Appropriations
universal coverage. SD–419 Energy and Water Development Sub-
SD–215 Appropriations committee
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Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Transportation, Housing and Urban Devel- To hold hearings to examine proposed
Business meeting to consider S. 624, to opment, and Related Agencies Sub- budget estimates for fiscal year 2008 for
amend the Public Health Service Act committee the Department of the Army, Army
to provide waivers relating to grants To hold hearings to examine solvency Corps of Engineers, Bureau of Reclama-
for preventive health measures with re- and reform proposals for the Federal tion and the Department of the Inte-
spect to breast and cervical cancers, Housing Administration. rior.
Keeping Seniors Safe From Act of 2007, SD–138 SD–192
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