SENATE Meets at 11 a.m. Committees: Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry -- 9 a.m. Open. Proposed reform and modernization of the Farmers Home Adminstration. 332 Russell Office Building. Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry -- 2:30 p.m. Open. Agricultural credit subc. Farm Credit Capital Corp. 332 ROB. Commerce, Science and Transportation -- 2 p.m. Open. Surface transportation subc. Oversight hrng. on the implementation of the Staggers Rail Act. 253 ROB. Governmental Affairs -- 2 p.m. Open. Continue hrngs. on Economic Competitiveness, International Trade and Technology Development Act. 342 Dirksen Office Building. Judiciary -- 10 a.m. Open. Constitutional subc. Continue hrngs. on revising the procedures for the enforcement of fair housing under Title VIII of the Civil Rights Act of 1968. 226 DOB.Select on Intelligence -- 8:15 a.m. Closed. Intelligence matters. 219 Hart Office Building.
HOUSE Meets at noon. Committees: Agriculture -- 9:30 a.m. Open. Conserv., credit and rural develop. subc. Review of Farm Credit System. 1302 Longworth House Office Building. Agriculture -- 1:30 p.m. Open. Forests, fam. farms and energy subc. Hrng. on the Forest Ecosystems and Atmospheric Pollution Research Act. 1300 LHOB. Appropriations -- 10 a.m. Open. Energy and water develop. subc. Mark up FY88 approps. for programs. 2362 Rayburn House Office Building. Appropriations -- 1:30 p.m. Open. Comm., jus., state and jud. subc. Mark up FY88 approps. for programs. H-310 Capitol. Armed Services -- 8:30 a.m. Open. Readiness subc. Hrng. to consider reprogramming requests for operation and maintenance of defense agencies, Army and Navy for 1987. 2212 RHOB. Armed Services -- 10 a.m. Open (may close). Defense policy panel jointly with invest. subc. Hrng. on policy implications of U.S. involvement in the Persian Gulf. Defense Secretary Caspar Weinberger. 2118 RHOB. Banking, Finance and Urban Affairs -- 10:30 a.m. Open. Intl. fin., trade and monetary pol. subc. Hrng. on U.S.-Japan economic relations. 2222 RHOB. Banking, Finance and Urban Affairs -- 10:30 a.m. Open. Financial inst. supervision subc. Cont. oversight hrng. on Money Laundering Control Act regulations implementing Bank Secrecy Act, and insider fraud on financial institutions. 2128 RHOB. Education and Labor -- 10 a.m. Open. Full comte. Mark up Economic Dislocation and Worker Adjus. Act, and Employe Polygraph Protection Act. 2175 RHOB. Energy and Commerce -- 10 a.m. Open. Comm., consumer protection and compet. subc. Hrng. on state of U.S. semiconductor industry in world semiconductor market and importance of industry to U.S. economy. 2322 RHOB. Energy and Commerce -- 10:30 a.m. Open. Full comte. Mark-up to limit dispensing of certain drugs by practitioners, NRC Auth. Act 88 and 89, develop. of a protocol to the Vienna Convention for protection of ozone layer. NPR Elk Hills propane-butane sales. 2123 RHOB. Energy and Commerce -- 2 p.m. Open. Health and environ. subc. Mark-up on Medicare Catastrophic Protection Act 87. 2123 RHOB. Foreign Affairs -- 9:30 a.m. Open. Full comte. Meeting on bill to support a cease-fire in the Iran-Iraq war and a negotiated solution to the conflict and expressing the sense of Congress that U.S. allies should join the United States in protecting our mutual interests in the region. 2141 RHOB. Foreign Affairs -- 2 p.m. Open. Asian and Pac. aff. subc. Hrng. on the South Pacific nuclear-free zone. 2255 RHOB. Interior and Insular Affairs -- 10 a.m. Open. Natl. parks and pub. lands subc. Mark-up to restrict use of lands within boundaries of natl. parks and monuments. 340 Cannon House Office Building. Judiciary -- 10 a.m. Open. Crts., civ. lib. and admin. of jus. subc. Hrng. and mark-up to auth. approps. for FY88 to the Legal Services Corp. 2226 RHOB. Merchant Marine and Fisheries -- 10 a.m. Open. Full comte. Mark up Coast Guard auth.; sewage sludge barge cabotage; Merchant Marine Act amends.; temporary extension of GIFA btwn. Korea and U.S.; Ofc. of Environmental Quality approps. auth. 1334 LHOB. Public Works and Transportation -- 10 a.m. Open. Aviation subc. Hrngs. on legislation concerning consumer protection for airline passengers. 2167 RHOB. Rules -- 2 p.m. Open. Full comte. Hrng. to auth. approps. for FY88 and 89 for Dept. of State, USIA, VOA, the Board of Internat'l. Broadcasting and Housing and Comm. Develop. Act 87. H-313 Cap. Ways and Means -- 2 p.m. Open (may close). Full comte. Mark up legis. to reform the current welfare system. 1100 LHOB. Select on Children, Youth and Families -- 9:30 a.m. Open. Full comte. Hrng. on preventing out-of-home placement. 1324 LHOB. Select on Iran-Contras -- 9:30 a.m. Open. Joint meeting with Senate select committee. Fawn Hall. 2172 RHOB. Select on Narcotics -- 9:30 a.m. Open. Full comte. Hrng. on drug prevention in America's schools. Education Secretary William Bennett. 2261 RHOB.