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04/16/2015
The Subcommittee on Health held a hearing on Thursday, April 16, 2015, at 10:15 a.m. in 2322 Rayburn House Office Building.  The hearing was entitled “Medicare Post Acute Care Delivery and Options to Improve It.” 
04/16/2015
On Thursday, April 16, 2015, at 11:00 a.m. in 2123 Rayburn House Office Building, the Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade held a hearing on “H.R.___, Targeting Rogue and Opaque Letters (TROL) Act.” 
04/14/2015
The Subcommittee on Energy and Power will hold a hearing on Tuesday, April 14, 2015, at 10:00 a.m. in 2123 Rayburn House Office Building.  The hearing is entitled “EPA’s Proposed 111(d) Rule for Existing Power Plants, and H.R. __, Ratepayer Protection Act.”
04/14/2015
The Subcommittee on Environment and the Economy held a hearing on Tuesday, April 14, 2015, at 10:15 a.m. in 2322 Rayburn House Office Building.  The hearing was entitled “H.R. ____, the TSCA Modernization Act of 2015.”
04/14/2015
The Committee on Energy and Commerce has scheduled a markup on Tuesday, April 14, and Wednesday, April 15, 2015.  The Committee will consider the following: H.R. 1734, Improving Coal Combustion Residuals Regulation Act of 2015; H.R. 906, to Modify the Efficiency Standards for Grid-Enabled Water Heaters; and, H.R. 1770, Data Security and Breach Notification Act of 2015. On Tuesday, April 14...
04/07/2015
Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-6), Ranking Member of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, announced that five members of the Committee have signed on in support of the Small Business Access to Spectrum Act, which Pallone introduced two weeks ago.  The bill’s supporters include Rep. Bobby Rush (IL-1), Rep. Yvette D. Clarke (NY-9), Rep. G.K. Butterfield (NC-1), Rep. Doris Matsui...
03/31/2015
Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-6), Ranking Member of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, released the following statement on the Obama Administration’s transmission of the United States’ Intended Nationally Determined Contribution (INDC) to the United Nations today.  The submission, along with plans submitted by nearly 200 other nations, will form the foundation of an...
03/26/2015
The Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations held a hearing on Thursday, March 26, 2015, at 10:00 a.m. in 2123 Rayburn House Office Building.  The hearing was entitled “Examining the Growing Problems of Prescription Drug and Heroin Abuse: State and Local Perspectives.”
03/26/2015
The Subcommittee on Communications and Technology held a hearing on Thursday, March 26, 2015, at 10:15 a.m. in 2322 Rayburn House Office Building titled “Next Steps for Spectrum Policy.”
03/26/2015
Today, House Energy and Commerce Committee Ranking Member Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-6) applauded the historic passage of legislation to permanently replace the broken Sustainable Growth Rate (SGR) formula.  H.R. 2, the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA), which passed the U.S. House of Representatives today by a vote of 392-37, will transition Medicare away from a volume-based...