Meets at 8:45 a.m. Committees: Appropriations -- 2:30 p.m. Open. Mark up Veterans Affairs, HUD and independent agencies appropriations bill for FY91. S-128 Capitol. Armed Services -- 3:30 p.m. Open. Mark up legislation relating to Operation Desert Shield. 222 Russell Office Building. Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs -- 10 a.m. Open. Oversight hearing on the condition of the thrift industry. 538 Dirksen Office Building. Energy and Natural Resources -- 9:30 a.m. Open. Energy regulation and conservation subc. Limit the jurisdiction of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission over local wholesalers of natural gas for use as fuel for motor vehicles. 366 DOB. Environment and Public Works -- 10 a.m. Open. Mark up pending legislation. 406 DOB. Foreign Relations -- 2 p.m. Open. Nominations of G. Phillip Hughes to be ambassador to Barbados, Dominica, St. Lucia, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, and George Fleming Jones to be ambassador to Guyana. 419 DOB. Governmental Affairs -- 10 a.m. Open. Investigations subc. Abuses in federal student aid programs. 342 DOB. Judiciary -- 10 a.m. Open. Courts and administrative practice subc. Mark up pending legislation. 226 DOB. Select on Indian Affairs -- 2:30 p.m. Open. Mark up pending legislation, immediately followed by a hearing on establishing a Wounded Knee Memorial and Historic Site. 485 ROB. Select on Intelligence -- 2 p.m. Open. Confirmation of Fred Hitz to be CIA inspector general. 216 Hart Office Building. Conferees -- 9 a.m. Open. Farm bill. 232 ROB. Conferees -- 3 p.m. Open. Clean air bill. 406 DOB. Democratic Policy -- 12:30 p.m. Closed. S-207 Cap. Republican Policy -- 12:30 p.m. Closed. S-211 Cap.

HOUSE Meets at 10 a.m. Committees: Appropriations -- 9:30 a.m. Open. Mark up continuing resolution to include funds for Operation Desert Shield. 2360 Rayburn House Office Building. Banking, Finance and Urban Affairs -- 10 a.m. Open. Deposit insurance reform. 2128 RHOB. Energy and Commerce -- 11 a.m. Open. Mark up Television Decoder Circuitry Act; High Speed Rail Transportation Policy and Develop. Act. 2123 RHOB. Foreign Affairs -- 10:30 a.m. Open. Intl. operations subc. jointly with Europe and the Middle East subc. Status of U.S. citizens and the American embassies in Kuwait and Iraq. 2200 RHOB. Government Operations -- 9 a.m. Open. Legis. and natl. security subc. Mark up the Govt. Procurement Agreements Act. 2203 RHOB. Government Operations -- 9:30 a.m. Open. Environ., energy and nat. res. subc. Bureau of Indian Affairs Indian Trust Fund Part III. 2247 RHOB. Government Operations -- 10 a.m. Open. Legis. and natl. security subc. Harrier jet and cruise missile testing improprieties by the Northrop Corp. 2154 RHOB. Interior and Insular Affairs -- 10 a.m. Open. Natl. parks and pub. lands subc. Designating various park lands. 1324 Longworth House Office Building. Judiciary -- 10 a.m. Open. Courts, intellectual prop. and admin. of justice subc. Process Patent Amends Act. 2237 RHOB. Judiciary -- 10 a.m. Open. Admin. law and gov'l. rel. subc. Fed. Tort Claims Act. 2226 RHOB. Post Office and Civil Service -- 9:30 a.m. Open. Civil serv. subc. Mark up Senior Executive Service Improvement Act. 304 Cannon House Office Building. Post Office and Civil Service -- 10 a.m. Open. Census and population subc. Local govt. studies on the quality and accuracy of census data. 311 CHOB. Post Office and Civil Service -- 11 a.m. Open. Comp. and employee benefits subc. Mark up pending legis. 304 CHOB. Post Office and Civil Service -- 1:30 p.m. Open. Postal oper. and serv. subc. Mark up legis. to require that unsolicited mailed samples of drugs or other hazardous household products meet child-resistant packaging requirements. 304 CHOB. Public Works and Transportation -- 9:30 a.m. Open. Aviation subc. Fed. aviation noise policy. 2167 RHOB. Rules -- 3 p.m. Open. Continuing resolution on FY91. H-313 Cap. Science, Space and Technology -- 1:30 p.m. Open. Transport., aviation and mat'ls. subc. Electric vehicle technology. 2318 RHOB. Ways and Means -- 10 a.m. Open. Mark up legis. to approve the recommendations of the president to extend MFN to Czechoslovakia and to disapprove the recommendations of the president to extend MFN to China. 1100 LHOB.