SENATE Meets at 9:15 a.m. Committees: Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs -- 10 a.m. Open. How U.S. government and industry can respond to foreign competition. 538 Dirksen Office Building. Finance -- 2 p.m. Open. Medicare and long-term care subc. Medigap insurance. 215 DOB. Foreign Relations -- 10 a.m. Open. Mark-up pending legislation, including the test ban treaty verification protocols and the threshold nuclear test ban treaty. 419 DOB. Judiciary -- 10 a.m. Open. Nomination of David H. Souter to be associate justice of the Supreme Court. 216 Hart Office Building.

HOUSE Meets at 10 a.m. Committees: Banking, Finance and Urban Affairs -- 10 a.m. Open. On 1988 deals entered into by Federal Home Loan Bank Board to resolve problem of failed S&Ls. 2128 Rayburn House Office Building. Energy and Commerce -- 9:45 a.m. Open. Health & environ. subc. Medicaid budget initiatives. 2123 RHOB. Energy and Commerce -- 10 a.m. Open. Oversight & invest. subc. Insurance company insolvencies. 2322 RHOB. Interior and Insular Affairs -- 9 a.m. Open. HR 5308 Fort Hall Indian Water Rights Settlement. To be followed by mark-up of HR 4728 Klamath River Act. 1324 Longworth House Office Building. Judiciary -- 9 a.m. Open. Crts., intellectual prop. & admin. of justice subc. Mark-up of pending legislation. 2226 RHOB. Rules -- 11 a.m. Open. HR 1154 Ban import of assault weapons; HR 4225 Restricted Weapons Act; HR 4793 Small Business Administration auth. H-313 Capitol.