Business Meeting

Full Committee Date: Wednesday, July 16, 2014 Time: 10:00 AM Location: Capitol 116 Presiding: Senator Menendez

Agenda

TREATIES

1. Protocol Amending the Convention between the United States of America and the Kingdom of Spain for the Avoidance of Double Taxation and the Prevention of Fiscal Evasion With Respect to Taxes on Income (Treaty Doc. 113-4)

2. Convention between the United States of America and the Republic of Poland For the Avoidance of Double Taxation and the Prevention of Fiscal Evasion with Respect to Taxes on Income (Treaty Doc. 113-5)

LEGISLATION

3. H.R. 4028, To amend the International Religious Freedom Act of 1998 to include the desecration of cemeteries among the many forms of violations of the right to religious freedom

4. S. 2577. To require the Secretary of State to offer rewards totaling up to $5,000,000 for information on the kidnapping and murder of Naftali Fraenkel, a dual United States-Israeli citizen, that began on June 12, 2014

5. S. Res. 498, Expressing the sense of the Senate regarding United States support for the State of Israel as it defends itself against unprovoked rocket attacks from the Hamas terrorist organization

6. S. Res. 500, Expressing the sense of the Senate with respect to enhanced relations with the Republic of Moldova and support for the Republic of Moldova’s territorial integrity

NOMINATIONS

7. The Honorable Alfonso E. Lenhardt, of New York, to be Deputy Administrator of the United States Agency for International Development

8. Ms. Marcia Denise Occomy, of the District of Columbia, to be United States Director of the African Development Bank for a term of five years

9. Ms. Leslie Ann Bassett, of California, to be Ambassador of the United States of America to the Republic of Paraguay