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Full Committee Hearing

Business Meeting

Full Committee
Date:
Time: 9:30am
Location: S-116
There is no video broadcast for this event.

Agenda

For this hearing, the Senate Foreign Relations Committee will follow guidelines developed in consultation with the Office of the Attending Physician (OAP), the Senate Sergeant at Arms, and the Senate Rules Committee to protect the health of members,witnesses, staff, and the public. This includes maintaining six-foot social distance spacing in the hearing room.

Accordingly, press seating is limited. All media must RSVP to your respective gallery to reserve a seat, and only Hill-credentialed media will be permitted to attend.

Per CDC guidelines, press should wear a mask. Masks and other PPE, as well as sanitation supplies, will be available at the entrance to the hearing room.

Pursuant to guidance from the CDC and OAP, Senate office buildings are currently not open to the public other than official business visitors and credentialed press at this time. Accordingly, other in-person visitors cannot be accommodated at this hearing.



NOMINATIONS


1. The Honorable Mari Carmen Aponte, of Puerto Rico, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Panama

2. Ms. Michelle Kwan, of California, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to Belize

3. The Honorable Elizabeth H. Richard, of Virginia, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of Career Minister, to be Coordinator for Counterterrorism, with the rank and status of Ambassador at Large

4. Dr. Francisco O. Mora, of Florida, to be Permanent Representative of the United States of America to the Organization of American States, with the rank of Ambassador

5. Mr. Michael J. Adler, of Maryland, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Serbice, Class of Minister-Counselor, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of South Sudan

6. The Honorable Reuben E. Brigety II, of Florida, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of South Africa

7. Ms. Margaret C. Whitman, of Colorado, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Kenya

8. The Honorable Michael Battle, of Georgia, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the United Republic of Tanzania

9. Mr. John T. Godfrey, 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 of the Republic of Sudan

10. Mr. Michael C. Gonzales, 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 the Republic of Zambia

LEGISLATION

11. S. 4171, International Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2022, with an amendment in the nature of a substitute

12. S. 1160, FENTANYL Results Act, with amendments

13. S. 3211, Eliminate, Neutralize, and Disrupt Wildlife, Trafficking Reauthorization and Improvements Act of 2021, with an amendment in the nature of a substitute

14. S. 3861, Somaliland Partnership Act, with an amendment in the nature of a substitute 

15. S. 3895, United States Commission on International Religious Freedom Reauthorization Act of 2022, with an amendment in the nature of a substitute

16. H.R. 4250, War Crimes Rewards Expansion Act

17. H.R. 6089, Stop Iranian Drones Act

18. 
H.R. 7276, Ukraine Invasion War Crimes Deterrence and Accountability Act

19. S.Con.Res.40, A concurrent resolution welcoming the Prime Minister of Greece to the United States for an address to a joint meeting of Congress

20. S. Res. 124, A resolution celebrating the heritage of Romani Americans, with amendments

21. S. Res. 394, A resolution recognizing the 25th anniversary of Radio Free Asia and its mission to provide an independent source of news to closed societies in Asia, with amendments

22. S. Res. 458, A resolution recognizing the 75th anniversary of the establishment of the United Nations Children's Fund, with amendments

23. S. Res. 540, A resolution supporting the goals of International Women's Day, with amendments

24. S. Res. 568, A resolution supporting the goals and ideals of "Countering International Parental Child Abduction Month" and expressing the sense of the Senate that Congress should raise awareness of the harm cauesd by international parental child abduction

25. S. Res. 589, A resolution recognizing, honoring, and commending the women of Ukraine who have contributed to the fight for freedom and the defense of Ukraine, with amendments

26. S. Res. 638, A resolution commending the Government and people of the Republic ofMoldova for their heroic efforts to support Ukrainian refugees fleeing President Putin's illegal war against Ukraine, with amendments

27. S. Res. 646, A resolution expressing the Senate's support for Finland and Sweden's accession into the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) and the expedited ratification of accession protocols, with amendments

FSO LISTS

28. Roxana Aguirre, et al., dated November 17, 2021 (PN 1417)

29. Barrett David Bumpas, et al., dated February 28, 2022 (PN 1812)