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Format: 2014-10-20
Format: 2014-10-20
07/22/2014
Floor Action
On July 22, 2014, the House considered H.R. 4450 and passed the legislation with a roll call vote of 347 - 57. 
07/22/2014
Hearing
The Subcommittee on Health held a hearing on Tuesday, July 22, 2014, at 3:00 p.m. in 2322 Rayburn House Office Building.  The hearing was entitled “21st Century Cures: Examining Barriers to Ongoing Evidence Development and Communication.”  
07/22/2014
Press Release
Today Rep. Henry A. Waxman and Rep. Jan Schakowsky released statements in reaction to the final report of the Chronic Hazard Advisory Panel on Phthalates, convened by the Consumer Product Safety Commission.
07/22/2014
Press Release
Energy and Commerce Committee Ranking Member Henry A. Waxman issued the following statement on the announcement that President Obama has nominated Jeff Baran to serve as a Commissioner on the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC): “Jeff is a wonderful pick.  He’s an exceptionally capable consensus-builder.  He listens to all sides, studies the facts, and finds creative...
07/17/2014
Hearing
The Subcommittee on Communications and Technology and the Subcommittee on Health held a joint hearing on Thursday, July 17, 2014, at 9:30 a.m. in 2123 Rayburn House Office Building.  The hearing was titled “21st Century Technology for 21st Century Cures.”
07/16/2014
Hearing
The Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations held a hearing on Wednesday, July 16, 2014, at 10:00 a.m. in 2123 Rayburn House Office Building.  The hearing was titled “Review of CDC Anthrax Lab Incident.”  
07/16/2014
Hearing
The Subcommittee on Health held a hearing on Wednesday, July 16, 2014, at 10:15 a.m. in 2322 Rayburn House Office Building.  The hearing was titled “Failure to Verify: Concerns Regarding PPACA’s Eligibility System.”
07/15/2014
Floor Action
On July 15, 2014, the House considered H.R. 5021 under provisions of the rule H.Res. 669.  The legislation passed with a roll call vote of 367 - 55.
07/15/2014
Press Release
Today Ranking Members Henry A. Waxman, Anna G. Eshoo, and Diana DeGette sent a letter to John Roth, Inspector General of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), requesting an investigation into allegations of anti-competitive conduct by Motorola in the sale of public safety telecommunications’ equipment and services. 
07/14/2014
Markup
The Committee on Energy and Commerce began a markup on Monday, July 14, 2014.  The Committee considered the following: • H.R. 4771, Designer Anabolic Steroid Control Act; • H.R. 4250, Sunscreen Innovation Act, as amended; • H.R. 594, Paul D. Wellstone Muscular Dystrophy Community Assistance, Research and Education Amendments of 2014, as amended; • H.R. 669, Sudden...