Business Meeting

Date: Tuesday, June 24, 2014 Time: 02:15 PM Location: S-116 Capitol Building Presiding: Senator Menendez

Agenda

LEGISLATION:

1. H.R. 3212, Sean and David Goldman International Child Abduction Prevention and Return Act of 2013, with an Amendment

2. S. 2508, Energize Africa Act of 2014

3. S. 1933, Global Human Rights Accountability Act, with an Amendment

4. S. 1104, Assessing Progress in Haiti Act, with an Amendment

5. S. Res. 447, Recognizing the threats to freedom of the press and expression around the world and reaffirming freedom of the press as a priority in the efforts of the United States Government to promote democracy and good governance

6. S. Res. 462, Recognizing the Khmer and Lao/Hmong Freedom Fighters of Cambodia and Loas for supporting and defending the United States Armed Forces during the conflict in South East Asia and for their continued support and defense of the United States, with an Amendment

NOMINATIONS:

7. The Honorable Robert Stephen Beecroft, of California, to be Ambassador of the United States of America to the Arab Republic of Egypt

8. The Honorable Dana Shell Smith, of Virginia, to be Ambassador to the State of Qatar

9. The Honorable Stuart E. Jones, of Virginia, to be Ambassador to the Republic of Iraq

10. The Honorable James D. Nealon, of New Hampshire, to be Ambassador to the Republic of Honduras

11. The Honorable Karen Kornbluh, of New York, to be a Member of the Broadcasting Board of Governors for a term expiring August 13, 2016

12. Mr. Noah Bryson Mamet, of California, to be Ambassador to the Argentine Republic

13. Mr. Gentry O. Smith, of North Carolina, to be Director of the Office of Foreign Missions, and to have the rank of Ambassador

14. The Honorable Mark William Lippert, of Ohio, to be Ambassador of the United States of America to the Republic of Korea

15. Ms. Joan A. Polaschik, of Virginia, to be Ambassador of the United States of America to the People's Democratic Republic of Algeria

16. Mr. Jonathan Nicholas Stivers, of the District of Columbia, to be an Assistant Administrator of the Bureau for Asia, United States Agency for International Development

17. Mr. Theodore G. Osius III, of Maryland, to be Ambassador of the United States of America to the Socialist Republic of Vietnam