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EVENTS ON THURSDAY, JUNE 6, 2002

EVENT: HOUSE FLOOR in session.

AGENDA: For the latest information on the floor agenda please phone the contacts listed below.

DATE: June 6, 2002

CONTACT: Republican Cloakroom, 202-224-8601 or Democratic Cloakroom, 202-224-8541.

TIME: 1 p.m.

EVENT: HOUSE AGRICULTURE COMMITTEE Department Operations, Oversight, Nutrition and Forestry Subcommittee holds hearings on public safety concerns and Forest Management Hurdles in the Black Hills National Forest.

DATE: June 6, 2002

LOCATION: 1300 Longworth House Office Building

CONTACT: 202-225-2171

TIME: 9:30 a.m.

EVENT: HOUSE ARMED SERVICES COMMITTEE Special Oversight Panel on Terrorism will receive testimony on the question: "Are Yasser Arafat and the Palestinian Authority Credible Partners for Peace?"

WHO: Witnesses:

James Phillips, Research Fellow, The Heritage Foundation

Dr. Rachel Ehrenfeld, Director, Center for the Study of Corruption and the Rule of Law (CSC)

Ambassador Martin S. Indyk, Senior Fellow, Foreign Policy Studies Director, Saban Center for Middle East Policy, The Brookings Institution

DATE: June 6, 2002

LOCATION: 2212 Rayburn Office Building, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-225-2675

TIME: 10 a.m.

EVENT: HOUSE EDUCATION AND THE WORKFORCE COMMITTEE Subcommittee on Education Reform holds hearing on "Learning Disabilities and Early Intervention Strategies: How to Reform the Special Education Referral and Identification Process."

Robert Pasternack, Assistant Secretary for Special Education and Rehabilitative Services

U.S. Department of Education

William F. Goodling, Educator and Former Chairman, House Committee on Education and the Workforce

Dr. G. Reid Lyon, Research Psychologist and Chief, Child Development and Behavior Branch, national Institute of Child Health and Human Development, National Institutes of Health

Mr. David Gordon, Superintendent, Elk Grove Unified School District

DATE: June 6, 2002

LOCATION: 2175 Rayburn House Office Building, Washington DC

CONTACT: 202-225-4527

TIME: 10 a.m.

EVENT: HOUSE ENERGY AND COMMERCE COMMITTEE Subcommittee on Health Hearing holds The National Institutes of Health: Investing in Research to Prevent and Cure Disease.

DATE: June 6, 2002

LOCATION: 2322 Rayburn House Office Building, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-225-2927

TIME: 9:30 a.m.

EVENT: HOUSE ENERGY AND COMMERCE COMMITTEE Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations holds hearing DOE's FreedomCAR: Hurdles, Benchmarks for Progress, and Role in Energy Policy.

DATE: June 6, 2002

LOCATION: 2123 Rayburn House Office Building, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-225-2927

TIME: 10 a.m.

EVENT: HOUSE FINANCIAL SERVICES COMMITTEE holds a markup of H.R. 1701, the Consumer Rental Purchase Agreement Act and H.R. 3951, the Financial Services Regulatory Relief Act of 2002

DATE: June 6, 2002

LOCATION: 2128 Rayburn Office Building, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-225-7391

TIME: 10 a.m.

EVENT: HOUSE GOVERNMENT REFORM COMMITTEE National Security, Veterans Affairs, and International Relations Subcommittee holds hearings on "Combating Terrorism: Improving the Federal Response"

DATE: June 6, 2002

LOCATION: 2154 Rayburn House Office Building, Washington DC

CONTACT: 202-225-5074

TIME: 10 a.m.

EVENT: HOUSE GOVERNMENT REFORM COMMITTEE Government Efficiency, Financial Management, and Intergovernmental Relations Subcommittee holds hearings on "The Federal Financial Management Improvement Act of 1996: Are Agencies Meeting the Challenge?"

DATE: June 6, 2002

LOCATION: 2247 Rayburn House Office Building, Washington DC

CONTACT: 202-225-5074

TIME: 10 a.m.

EVENT: HOUSE INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS COMMITTEE Subcommittee on the Middle East and South Asia holds hearings on The Current Crisis in South Asia.

DATE: June 6, 2002

LOCATION: 2200 Rayburn Office Building, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-225-5021

TIME: 10:30 a.m.

EVENT: HOUSE INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS COMMITTEE Subcommittee on International Operations and Human Rights holds hearings on An Assessment of Cuba Broadcasting - The Voice of Freedom.

DATE: June 6, 2002

LOCATION: 2172 Rayburn Office Building, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-225-5021

TIME: 10 a.m.

EVENT: HOUSE JUDICIARY COMMITTEE Continue markup of:

H.R. 3215, the "Combating Illegal Gambling Reform and Modernization Act"

H.R. 4598, the "Homeland Security Information Sharing Act"

H.R. 1452, the "Family Reunification Act of 2001"

H.R. 4623, the "Child Obscenity and Pornography Prevention Act of 2002"

H.R. 4477, the "Sex Tourism Prohibition Improvement Act of 2002"

H. R. 4679the "Lifetime Consequences for Sex Offenders Act of 2002".

DATE: June 6, 2002

LOCATION: 2141 Rayburn Office Building Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-225-3951

TIME: 2 p.m.

EVENT: HOUSE RESOURCES COMMITTEE Subcommittee on National Parks, Recreation and Public Lands

Legislative Hearing on:

H.R. 3815, To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a study of the suitability and feasibility of establishing a Presidential National Historic Site, in Hope, Arkansas, and for other purposes.

H.R. 4141, To authorize the acquisition by exchange of lands for inclusion in the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, Clark County, Nevada, and for other purposes.

H.R. 4620, To accelerate the wilderness designation process by establishing a timetable for the completion of wilderness studies on Federal lands, and for other purposes.

DATE: June 6, 2002

LOCATION: 1334 Longworth Office Building, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-225-2761

TIME: 2 p.m.

EVENT: HOUSE SMALL BUSINESS COMMITTEE Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform and Oversight and Subcommittee on Workforce, Empowerment and Government Programs Joint Hearing on "The Cost Of Regulation To Small Business."

DATE: June 6, 2002

LOCATION: 2360 Rayburn Office Building, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-225-5821

TIME: 10 a.m.

EVENT: HOUSE TRANSPORTATION & INFRASTRUCTURE COMMITTEE Subcommittee on Railroads holds hearings on Recent Derailments And Railroad Safety

DATE: June 6, 2002

LOCATION: 2167 Rayburn House Office Building, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-225-3014

TIME: 11 a.m.

EVENT: HOUSE TRANSPORTATION & INFRASTRUCTURE COMMITTEE news conference to discuss New Proposal To Use Barrier-Separated Toll Truckways For Freight Transportation.

DATE: June 6, 2002

LOCATION: 2253 Rayburn House Office Building, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-225-3014

TIME: 11 a.m.

EVENT: HOUSE VETERANS AFFAIRS COMMITTEE Benefits Subcommittee holds hearings on the status of the VA's implementation of the VA Claims Processing Task Force's recommendations, and the potential for a greater VA/Veterans Service Organization "partnership."

DATE: June 6, 2002

LOCATION: 334 Cannon House Office Building, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-225-3527

TIME: 10 a.m.

EVENT: HOUSE WAYS AND MEANS COMMITTEE holds hearings on Corporate Inversions.

DATE: June 6, 2002

LOCATION 1100 Longworth Office Building, Washington, DC

CONTACT: 202-225-3625

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