SENATE Meets at 8:15 a.m. Committees: Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry -- 10 a.m. Open. Subc. on nutrition and investigations. Hrngs. to review limitation on direct price-support payments made annually to one person. 332 Dirksen Office Bldg. Appropriations -- 3 p.m. Closed. Business meeting to consider subcommittee allocations of budget outlays and new budget authority as contained in proposed congressional budget for fiscal years 1988, 1989, 1990 and 1991. S-128 Capitol. Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs -- 10 a.m. Open. Hrngs. on the nomination of NY Chairman-elect to the Federal Reserve System Board of Governors Alan Greenspan. 538 DOB. Energy and Natural Resources -- 10 a.m. Open. Pending calendar business. 366 DOB. Energy and Natural Resources -- 2 p.m. Open. Hrngs. to provide protection of public lands in the California desert. Sec. of the Interior, Donald Hodell. 366 DOB. Finance -- 10 a.m. Open. Taxation and debt management subc. Hrngs. to examine the impact of use of master limited partnership on the corporate income tax base. 215 DOB. Foreign Relations -- 2 p.m. Closed. Briefing on recent developments regarding the Pakistan nuclear program. S-116 Capitol. Governmental Affairs -- 2 p.m. Open. Federal spending, budget and accounting subc. Hrngs. to examine federal prison conditions. Review inmate population projects. 342 DOB. Judiciary -- 8 a.m. Open. Courts and administrative practice subc. Hrngs. to establish specialized corps of judges for certain federal proceedings. 226 DOB. Judiciary -- 2 p.m. Open. Hrngs. on the nominations of Jerry E. Smith, to be U.S. Circuit Court judge of the Fifth Circuit; William D. Hutchinson, to be U.S. Circuit Court judge for the Third Circuit; Anthony J. Scirica, to be U.S. District Court judge for the Southern District of Iowa, and T.S. Ellis III, to be District Court judge for the Eastern District of Virginia. S-226 Capitol.
HOUSE Meets at noon. Committees: Agriculture -- 10 a.m. Open. Cotton, rice and sugar subc. Hrng. on proposed changes in the admin. of cotton classing services. 1302 Longworth House Office Building. Armed Services -- 9:30 a.m. Open. Readiness subc. Mark-up on legis. prohibiting purchase of Toshiba consumer products by military exchanges and consider construction of the Army and Air Force Exchange Services Distrib. Center to be followed by hrng. on Mat'l. Require. Planning Syst. 2118 Rayburn House Office Bldg. Armed Services -- 10 a.m. Open. Military personnel and comp. subc. Hrng. on compensation for victims of mil. medical malpractice and mark-up Mil. Retirement Reform Act. 2212 RHOB. Banking, Finance and Urban Affairs -- 9:30 a.m. Open. Domestic monetary policy subc. Hrng. on Fed. Reserve Board's semiannual report on fiscal policy for 1987. Fed. Res. Board Chmn. Volcker. 2128 RHOB. Banking, Finance and Urban Affairs -- 10 a.m. Open. Intl. develop. instit. and fin. subc. Hrng. on U.S. policy toward Chile -- future of U.S. MDB votes, econ. develop. and human rights violations. 2222 RHOB. Education and Labor -- 9:30 a.m. Open. Employ. oppor. subc. Hrng on Econ. Equity Act. 2175 RHOB. Energy and Commerce -- (Mark-up will start 15 min. after full comte. adjourns) Open. Telecomm. and fin. subc. Mark-up FY88-90 SEC auth., Nat'l. Telecomm. and Info. Admin. auth. and reauth. FCC. 2123 RHOB. Energy and Commerce -- 10:30 a.m. Open. Mark-up Family Welfare Reform Act, Develop. Disabilities Assistance Amends and budget reconcil. 2121 RHOB. Energy and Commerce -- 1 p.m. Open. Commerce, consumer protect. and compet. subc. Hrng. on workplace safety and fed. product liability reform. 2203 RHOB. Government Operations -- 9:30 a.m. Open. Employment and housing subc. Oversight hrng. on NLRB. 2247 RHOB. Interior and Insular Affairs -- 9 a.m. Open. Water and power res. subc. Oversight hrng. on Arctic Nat'l. Wildlife Refuge, Alaska. 2257 RHOB. Interior and Insular Affairs -- 9:45 a.m. Open. Hrng. and mark-up involving Indian legis. 1324 LHOB. Interior and Insular Affairs -- 10 a.m. Open. Natl. parks and pub. lands subc. Mark-up Lowell Nat'l. Hist. Park, California Mil. Lands Withdrawal Act, Nat'l. Parks and Recreation Act. 340 Cannon House Office Bldg. Judiciary -- 9 a.m. Open. Immig., refugees and intl. law subc. Oversight hrng. on legal immigration. 2226 RHOB. Judiciary -- 2 p.m. Open. Criminal jus. subc. Hrng. on Insider Trading Prevention Act. 2237 RHOB. Merchant Marine and Fisheries -- 10 a.m. Open. Merchant marine subc. Oversight hrng. on the Merchant Marine Act and Cargo Preference Act. 1334 LHOB. Public Works and Transportation -- 10 a.m. Open. Water res. subc. Hrng. on reauth. of fed. disaster relief prgm. 2167 RHOB. Rules -- 11 a.m. Open. Hrng. on Medicare Catastrophic Protection Act, GAO invest. of displaced Salvadorans and Nicaraguans. H-313 Capitol. Science, Space and Technology -- 9:30 a.m. Open. Natural res., agric. research and environ. subc. Hrng. on ground-water research legis. 2318 RHOB. Science, Space and Technology -- 1 p.m. Open. Energy res. and develop. subc. jointly with internat'l. sci. coop. subc. Hrng. on fossil energy. 2325 RHOB. Small Business -- 10 a.m. Open. Hrng. on auto parts and investment issues between the U.S. and Japan. 2359-A RHOB. House-Senate Select Committee on Iran-Contra -- 9:15 a.m. Open. Cont. hrngs. on matters relating to the Iran-contra affair. Former national security adviser Poindexter. 2172 RHOB. Select Narcotics -- 11 a.m. Ex. Meeting on contra drug smuggling. 1310 LHOB.