SENATE Meets at 9:30 a.m. Committees: Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry -- 2:30 p.m. Open. Markup of the dairy title of the 1990 farm bill. 332 Russell Office Building. Armed Services -- 9:30 a.m. Open. Projection forces and regional defense subc. DOD strategic lift requirements and capabilities in review of S.2171, the DOD Authorization Act for FY91. 222 ROB. Energy and Natural Resources -- 10 a.m. Open. Water and power subc. S.1765, Mid-Dakota Rural Water System Act of 1989, and S.2710, regarding the construction of several water projects in S.D. 366 Dirksen Office Building. Environment and Public Works -- 10:30 a.m. Open. Environmental protection subc. S.2244, to control and prevent the spread of zebra mussels and other aquatic nuisances. 406 DOB. Foreign Relations -- 10 a.m. Open. Montreal Protocols, which would revise the rules on airline liability for accident damages to passengers in international travel. 419 DOB. Judiciary -- 10 a.m. Open. Constitution subc. Proposed constitutional amendment to prohibit the judiciary from ordering or increasing taxes. 226 DOB. Veterans Affairs -- 9:30 a.m. Open. Nominations of James Holsinger to be chief medical dir., Veterans Affairs Dept. and Stephen Trodden to be inspector gen., Veterans Affairs Dept. 418 ROB.
HOUSE Meets at noon Committees: Agriculture -- 9 a.m. Open. Domestic market., consumer rel. & nutrition subc. jointly with dept. oper., res., & for. agri. subc. Proposed organic certification program. 1300 Longworth House Office Building. Agriculture -- 10 a.m. Open. Forests, fam. farms & energy subc. Markup of HR2419-Chattahoochee Natl. Forest land exchange & HR807-Wasatch Natl. Forest land exchange. 1302 LHOB. Appropriations -- 10 a.m. Open (may close). Transport. subc. Markup of FY91 approps. under its jurisdiction. 2358 Rayburn House Office Building. Appropriations -- 1 p.m. Open. District of Columbia subc. Financing, enterprise funds & human support services. H-301 Capitol. Banking, Finance and Urban Affairs -- 10 a.m. Open (C-SPAN live). Issues related to the closing of Silverado Banking, Savings & Loan Assoc. 2128 RHOB. Budget -- 9 a.m. Open. Econ. policy, proj., & rev. task force. Funding for highways & aviation programs. 210 Cannon House Office Building. Education and Labor -- 10 a.m. Open Markup HR4825-Reauth. the Natl. Endowment for Arts & H.Con.Res.333-Concerning a 1991 White House Conference on Aging. 2175 RHOB. Energy and Commerce -- 10 a.m. Open. Markup HR2965-Emerging Telecomm. Tech. Act of 1989, HR4952-Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act & HR711-State Energy Conserv. Programs Improve. Act of 1989. 2123 RHOB. Energy and Commerce -- 1 p.m. Open. Transport., tourism & hazard. mat'ls subc. HR3677-Asbestos School Hazard Abatement Reauth. Act. of 1989. EPA. 2322 RHOB. Foreign Affairs -- 9 a.m. Open. Intl. operations subc. Employment practices at VOA. 2200 RHOB. Foreign Affairs -- 2 p.m. Open. Arms control, intl. security & sci. subc. jointly with Eur. & Mid. East subc. Proposed arms sales to Saudi Arabia. 2237 RHOB. Foreign Affairs -- 3 p.m. Open. Asian & Pac. aff. subc. jointly with hum. rights & internatl. organ. subc. Alleged intimidation & harassment of Chinese citizens in U.S. State Dept. 2172 RHOB. Foreign Affairs -- 3:15 p.m. Open. Africa subc. U.S. policy and the crisis in Liberia. 2255 RHOB. Interior and Insular Affairs -- 9 a.m. Open. Mining & natural res. subc. Regulation of non-coal mining wastes. 1324 LHOB. Judiciary -- 10 a.m. Open. Markup H.J.Res. 350-Flag-burning amendment to Constitution. H.Con.Res.339-Condemning flag burning & reaffirming the Bill of Rights. 2141 RHOB. Post Office and Civil Service -- 10 a.m. Open. Human res. subc. HR4977-Assist Fed. civilian employees who lose their jobs as a result of military base closure or realignment. 311 CHOB. Public Works and Transportation -- 9:30 a.m. Open. Aviation subc. Passenger facilities charges. 2154 RHOB. Public Works and Transportation -- 10 a.m. Open. Invest. & oversight subc. FAA's safety enforcement program & recertification of carriers who have had operating certificates revoked under emergency orders. 2167 RHOB. Rules -- 2 p.m. Open. HR4329-Reauth. the NIST. H-313 Cap. Science, Space and Technology -- 9:30 a.m. Open Sci., res. & tech. subc. Fed. role in internatl. standardization. 2318 RHOB. Ways and Means -- 9:30 a.m. Open. Trade subc. U.S.-PRC trade relations, including MFN trade status. 1100 LHOB. Ways and Means -- 10 a.m. Open (may close). Health subc. Markup of changes in health programs that might be included in FY91 reconciliation bill. H-137 Cap. Conferees -- 2 p.m. Open HR3-Child Care legis. 2175 RHOB. Conferees -- 4 p.m. Open. HR1594-Revise & extend the Caribbean Basin Initiative & to extend MFN status to Hungary. H-137 Cap.