Business Meeting

Business Meeting


Date: Thursday, July 14, 2016 Time: 10:00 AM Location: Senate Dirksen 419 Presiding: Senator Corker
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Agenda


LEGISLATION

 1.  S. Res. 515, A resolution welcoming Prime Minister Lee Hsien-Loong to the United States and reaffirming Singapore's strategic partnership with the United States, encompassing broad and robust economic, military-to-military, law enforcement, and counterterrorism cooperation

 2.  S. Con. Res. 41, A concurrent resolution expressing the sense of Congress on the Peshmerga of the Kurdistan Region of Iraq, with an amendment

 3.  S. Con. Res. 42, A concurrent resolution to express the sense of Congress regarding the safe and expeditious resettlement to Albania of all residents of Camp Liberty

 4. S. Con. Res. 46, A concurrent resolution expressing support of the goal of ensuring that all Holocaust victims live with dignity, comfort, and security in their remaining years, with amendments

 5. S. Res. 524, A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate on the conflict in Yemen

 6. S. Res. 485, A resolution to encourage the Government of the Democratic Republic of the Congo to abide by constitutional provisions regarding the holding of presidential elections in 2016, with the aim of ensuring a peaceful and orderly democratic transition of power, with amendments

NOMINEES

  7.  The Honorable Marie L. Yovanovitch, of Connecticut, 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 Ukraine

  8.  The Honorable Geoffrey R. Pyatt, of California, 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 Greece 

  9.  Ms. Anne Hall, of Maine, 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 Lithuania 

 10.  The Honorable Douglas Alan Silliman, of Texas, 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 Iraq

 11.  The Honorable Peter Michael McKinley, of Virginia, 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 Federative Republic of Brazi

 12.  Mr. Lawrence Robert Silverman, of Massachusetts, 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 State of Kuwait

 13.  Ms. Carol Z. Perez, of Virginia, 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 Chile

 14.  Mr. Mark Sobel, of Virginia, to be United States Executive Director of the International Monetary Fund for a term of two years

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