Business Meeting

Business Meeting


Date: Tuesday, September 21, 2010 Time: 02:30 PM Location: S-116 Capitol Building Presiding: Senator John Kerry

There was no video broadcast for this event.

Agenda


Legislation

1.  S. 3581 - A bill to implement certain defense trade treaties, with an amendment in the nature of a substitute

2.  S. 1183 - A bill to authorize the Secretary of Agriculture to provide assistance to the Government of Haiti to end within 5 years the deforestation in Haiti and restore within 30 years the extent of tropical forest cover in existence in Haiti in 1990, and for other purposes, with an amendment in the nature of a substitute.

3.  S. 3184 - A bill to provide United States assistance for the purpose of eradicating severe forms of trafficking in children in eligible countries through the implementation of Child Protection Compacts, and for other purposes.

4.  S. 3665 - A bill to promote the strengthening of the private sector in Pakistan.

5.  S. 3297 - A bill to update United States policy and authorities to help advance a genuine transition to democracy and to promote recovery in Zimbabwe.

6.  S. 987 - A bill to protect girls in developing countries through the prevention of child marriage, and for other purposes, with an amendment in the nature of a substitute.

7.  S. Res. 573 - urging the development of a comprehensive strategy to ensure stability in Somalia, and for other purposes, with an amendment in the nature of a substitute.

Treaties

8.  Treaty Between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of Australia Concerning Defense Trade Cooperation, done at Sydney, September 5, 2007. (Treaty with Australia Concerning Defense Trade Cooperation; Treaty Doc. 110-10)

9.  Treaty Between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland Concerning Defense Trade Cooperation, done at Washington and London on June 21 and 26, 2007. (Treaty with United Kingdom Concerning Defense Trade Cooperation; Treaty Doc. 110-7)

Nominations

1.  Alexander A. Arvizu to be Ambassador to the Republic of Albania

2.  Matthew J. Bryza to be Ambassador to the Republic of Azerbaijan

3.  Norman L. Eisen to be Ambassador to the Czech Republic

4.  Joseph A. Mussomeli to be Ambassador to the Republic of Slovenia

5.  Duane E. Woerth for rank of Ambassador while U.S. Representative on the Council of the International Civil Aviation Organization


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