Business Meeting

POSTPONED: Business Meeting


Date: Tuesday, December 7, 2010 Time: 02:15 PM Location: S-116 Capitol Building Status: POSTPONED

There was no video broadcast for this event.

Agenda


LEGISLATION

1.  S. 2982 - International Violence Against Women Act of 2010, with an amendment in the nature of a substitute

2.  S. 3688 - International Professional Exchange Act of 2010

3.  S. 1633 - Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Business Travel Cards Act of 2009, with an amendment in the nature of a substitute

4.  S.3798 - Foreign Prison Conditions Improvement Act of 2010 with an amendment in the nature of a substitute

5.  S. Con. Res. 71 - A concurrent resolution recognizing the United States national interest in helping to prevent and mitigate acts of genocide and other mass atrocities against civilians, and supporting and encouraging efforts to develop a whole of government approach to prevent and mitigate such acts

6.  S.Res.680 - A resolution supporting international tiger conservation efforts and the upcoming Global Tiger Summit in St. Petersburg, Russia

7.  S.J.Res.37 - A joint resolution calling upon the President to issue a proclamation recognizing the 35th anniversary of the Helsinki Final Act

TREATIES

8.  Treaty between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Republic of Rwanda Concerning the Encouragement and Reciprocal Protection of Investment, signed at Kigali on February 19, 2008. (Treaty Doc. 110-23)

9.  International Treaty on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture, adopted by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations on November 3, 2001, and signed by the United States on November 1, 2002 (Treaty Doc. 110-19)

NOMINATIONS

10. Thomas R. Nidesof the District of Columbia, to be Deputy Secretary of State for Management and Resources

11. William R. Brownfieldof Texas, to be an Assistant Secretary of State (International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs)

12. Suzan D. Johnson Cookof New York, to be Ambassador at Large for International Religious Freedom

13. Paige Eve Alexanderof Georgia, to be an Assistant Administrator of the United States Agency for International Development

14. Alan J. Patricofof New York, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the Millennium Challenge Corporation for a term of two years

15. Mark Greenof Wisconsin, to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the Millennium Challenge Corporation for a term of three years

16.Larry Leon Palmer, of Georgia, to be Ambassador to the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela.

17. Gregory J. Nickels, of Washington, to be an Alternate Representative of the United States of America to the Sixty-fifth Session of the General Assembly of the United Nations

18. Carol Fulp, of Massachusetts, to be a Representative of the United States of America to the Sixty-fifth Session of the General Assembly of the United Nations

19. Jeanne Shaheen, of New Hampshire, to be a Representative of the United States of America to the Sixty-fifth Session of the General Assembly of the United Nations

20. Roger F. Wicker, of Mississippi, to be a Representative of the United States of America to the Sixty-fifth Session of the General Assembly of the United Nations

FOREIGN SERVICE LISTS

16.  Heather M. Rogers, et al., dated September 23, 2010

17.  Joseph Farinella, et al., dated September 23, 2010

18.  Lloyd S. Harbert, et al., dated November 17, 2010

 

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