SENATE Meets at 11 a.m. Committees: Appropriations -- 2:30 p.m. Open. Foreign operations subc. Management of U.S. foreign aid. 138 Dirksen Office Building. Finance -- 4 p.m. Open. Nomination of James Halpern to be a judge of the U.S. Tax Court and to discuss new subcommittee assignments. 215 DOB. Governmental Affairs -- 9:30 a.m. Open. Oversight of government management subc. Ethics programs in federal agencies. 342 DOB. Judiciary -- 9:30 a.m. Open. Anti-trust, monopolies and business rights subc. Adverse effects on small businesses of some insurance industry practices. 226 DOB. Democratic Policy Luncheon -- 12:30 p.m. Closed. S-207 Capitol. Republican Policy Luncheon -- 12:30 p.m. Closed. S-211 Capitol.

HOUSE Meets at noon Committees: Foreign Affairs -- 10:30 a.m. Open. Europe and the Middle East subc. U.S. policy toward Eastern Europe. 2255 Rayburn House Office Building. Foreign Affairs -- 1:30 p.m. Open. International economic policy and trade subc. Mark-up PL480 (Food for Peace) and agricultural trade programs. 2255 RHOB. Interior and Insular Affairs -- 1:30 p.m. Open. National parks and public lands subc. HR3493-to authorize a study on methods to commemorate Route 66. 1324 Longworth House Office Building. Small Business -- 10 a.m. Open. Proposals designed to improve pension coverage and the security of pension funds. 2359A RHOB. Select-Aging -- 9:30 a.m. Open. Human services subc. Implementation of the Older Americans Act, focusing on provisions dealing with public-private partnerships. 2226 RHOB.