Business Meeting

Date: Thursday, November 14, 2013 Time: 11:15 AM Location: S-116 Capitol Building Presiding: Senator Menendez

Agenda

LEGISLATION:

1.       S. 1271, The Foreign Aid Transparency and Accountability Act of 2013

2.       S. 1683, Naval Vessel Transfer Act of 2013

3.       S. Res. ___, Expressing support for the victims of the typhoon in the Philippines and the surrounding region

NOMINATIONS:

4.       The Honorable Daniel W. Yohannes, of Colorado, to be Representative of the United States of America to the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development

5.       Mr. Anthony L. Gardner, of New York, to be Representative of the United States of America to the European Union

6.       Ms. Amy Jane Hyatt, of California, to be Ambassador to the Republic of Palau

7.       The Honorable Elizabeth Frawley Bagley, of the District of Columbia, to be an Alternative Representative United States of American to the Sixty-eighth Session United Nations General Assembly

8.       The Honorable Theodore Strickland, of Ohio, to be an Alternate Representative of the United States of America to the Sixty-eighth Session of the General Assembly of the United Nations

9.       Mr. Stephen N. Zack, of Florida, to be an Alternate Representative of the United States of America to the Sixty-eighth Session of the General Assembly of the United Nations

10.   Mr. Michael G. Carroll, of New York, to be Inspector General, United States Agency for International Development

11.   The Honorable Heather A. Higginbottom, of the District of Columbia, to be Deputy Secretary of State for Management and Resources

12.   Ms. Sarah Sewall, of Massachusetts, to be Under Secretary of State for Civilian Security, Democracy, and Human Rights

13.   Mr. Richard Stengel, of New York, to be Under Secretary of State for Public Diplomacy

14.   The Honorable Carolyn Hessler-Radelet, of Virginia, to be Director of the Peace Corps