Business Meeting

Business Meeting


Full Committee Date: Wednesday, May 22, 2019 Time: 01:45 PM Location: S-116 Presiding: Senator Risch

There was no video broadcast for this event.

Agenda


LEGISLATION:

1. S. 178, Uyghur Human Rights Policy Act of 2019, with an amendment

2. S. 249, A bill to direct the Secretary of State to develop a strategy to gain observer status for Taiwan in the World Health Organization, and for other purposes

3. S. 1025, Venezuela Emergency Relief, Democracy Assistance, and Development Act of 2019, with an amendment

4. S. 1340, A bill to authorize activities to combat the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, and for other purposes, with an amendment

5. H.R. 31, Caesar Syria Civilian Protection Act of 2019, with an amendment

6. S. Res. 74, A resolution marking the fifth anniversary of Ukraine's Revolution of Dignity by honoring the bravery, determination, and sacrifice of the people of Ukraine during and since the Revolution, and condemning continued Russian aggression against Ukraine, with an amendment

7. S. Res. 81, A resolution calling for accountability and justice for the assassination of Boris Nemstov, with amendments

8. S. Res. 135, A resolution expressing the gratitude and appreciation of the Senate for the acts of heroism and valor by the members of the United States Armed Forces who participated in the June 6th, 1944, amphibious landing at Normandy, France, and commending those individuals for leadership and bravery in an operation that helped bring an end to World War II, with an amendment

9. S. Res. 184, A resolution condemning the Easter Sunday terrorist attacks in Sri Lanka, offering sincere condolences to the victims, to their families and friends, and to the people and nation of Sri Lanka, and expressing solidarity and support for Sri Lanka

10. S. Res. 188, A resolution encouraging a swift transfer of power by the military to a civlian-led political authority in the Republic of the Sudan, and for other purposes, with an amendment

NOMINATIONS:

11. Mr. Jeffrey L. Eberhardt, of Wisconsin, a Career Member of the Senior Executive Service, to be Special Representative of the President for Nuclear Nonproliferation, with the rank of Ambassador

12. Ms. Bridget A. Brink, of Michigan, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Slovak Republic

13. Mr. Kenneth A. Howery, of Texas, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Kingdom of Sweden

14. Colonel Matthew S. Klimow, USA, Retired, of New York, a Career Member of the Senior Executive Service, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to Turkmenistan

15. Mr. John Jefferson Daigle, of Louisiana, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Cabo Verde

FSO LIST:

16. Kenneth H. Merten, et al., dated March 25, 2019 (PN 519)

17. Lisa Anne Rigoli, dated April 10, 2019 (PN 604)

18. Timothy Ryan Harrison, et al., dated April 10, 2019 (PN 607)

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