SENATE Meets at 8:45 a.m. Committees: Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry -- 10 a.m. Open. Nutrition and investigations subc. Examine the concentration of ownership in the meatpacking industry. 332 Russell Office Building. Finance -- 9:30 a.m. Open. Medicare and long term care subc. S.1766, to require providers of services under Medicare and Medicaid to inform their patients about living wills. 215 Dirksen Office Building. Foreign Relations -- 9:30 Open. East Asian and Pacific affairs subc. Examine the Cambodian peace negotiations. 419 DOB. Governmental Affairs -- 10 a.m. Open. Nominations to the Superior Court of the District of Columbia: Mary Ellen Abrecht, Kaye Christian, Fredrick Dorsey, Ellen Segal Huvelle, Jose Lopez, Joan McAvoy, Gregory Mize, Patricia Wynn, John Henry Bayly, Linda Turner Hamilton and Stephen Millikin. 342 DOB. Labor and Human Resources -- 10 a.m. Open. Nomination of Julian De La Rosa for Labor Department inspector general. 430 DOB.

HOUSE Meets at 10 a.m. Committees: District of Columbia -- Canceled. Energy and Commerce -- 9:45 a.m. Open. Health & Environ. subc. HR1649-Wage rates for nurses in nursing facilities. 2123 Rayburn House Office Building. Energy and Commerce -- 10 a.m. Open. Oversight & Invest. subc. On federal preventative role in salmonella poisoning. 2322 RHOB. Energy and Commerce -- 1 p.m. Open. Transport, tourism & hazard. materials subc. Markup HR3677-Asbestos School Hazard Abatement Act. 2218 RHOB. Judiciary -- 10 a.m. Open. Admin. law & gov. rel. subc. HR3595-Protect retired pay of military personnel convicted of certain offenses and private claims bills; markup of Legal Services auth. 2226 RHOB. Rules -- 10:30 a.m. Open. HR3950-Food & Agriculture Act. H-313 Capitol. Science, Space and Technology -- 9:30 a.m. Open. Energy develop. & applications subc. Markup HR2480-Uranium Enrichment Reorganization Act. 2318 RHOB.