Content related to Manufacturing and Trade

Format: 2015-08-29
Format: 2015-08-29
Jul 23, 2015
Markup
The Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade scheduled a markup on Thursday, July 23, 2015, at 1:00 p.m. in 2123 Rayburn House Office Building.  The Subcommittee considered the following: H.R. 985, Concrete Masonry Products, Research, Education, and Promotion Act of 2015, and an Amendment in the Nature of a Substitute to H.R. 985, Concrete Masonry Products, Research,...
Jul 22, 2015
Markup
The Subcommittee on Energy and Power scheduled a markup on Wednesday, July 22, 2015, at 10:00 a.m. in 2123 Rayburn House Office Building.  The Subcommittee considered the following: H.R. ____, “To modernize energy infrastructure, build a 21st century energy and manufacturing workforce, bolster America’s energy security and diplomacy, promote energy efficiency and government...
Jul 10, 2015
Hearing
The Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade held a hearing on Friday, July 10, 2015, at 9:00 a.m. in 2123 Rayburn House Office Building.  The hearing was entitled “H.R. 985, Concrete Masonry Products Research, Education, and Promotion Act of 2015.”  H.R. 985, Concrete Masonry Products Research, Education, and Promotion Act of 2015
May 19, 2015
Hearing
The Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade held a hearing on Tuesday, May 19, 2015, at 10:15 a.m. in 2322 Rayburn House Office Building.  The hearing was entitled “Oversight of the Consumer Product Safety Commission.”  H.R. 999, The R.O.V. In-Depth Examination Act
Feb 27, 2015
Press Release
Today, Rep. Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ), Ranking Member of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, introduced the Vehicle Safety Improvement Act.   The bill takes the lessons learned from the record 64 million recalled vehicles in 2014 to enhance oversight, improve information-sharing, and promote safety of American cars.  Pallone joined Rep. Jan Schkowsky, Ranking Member of the...
Feb 26, 2015
Hearing
The Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade will hold a hearing on Thursday, February 26, 2015, at 10:15 a.m. in 2322 Rayburn House Office Building.  The hearing is entitled “Update: Patent Demand Letter Practices and Solutions.” 
Nov 20, 2014
Bill
The Clean Air Act requires major new or expanding sources of air pollution to obtain permits with pollution limits before the facilities start construction.  These preconstruction permits ensure that a new or expanded facility will not increase local air pollution to levels that violate national ambient air quality standards (NAAQS), which the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) sets for...
Nov 20, 2014
Floor Action
On November 20, 2014, the House considered H.R. 4795.  The House held general debate followed by debate on amendments offered.  The following Democratic amendment was offered: Rep. Henry A. Waxman - States that outdated air quality standards do not apply toward a preconstruction permit if the applicable federal, state, or local permitting agency determines that applying it...
Sep 17, 2014
Hearing
The Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade held a hearing on Wednesday, September 17, 2014, at 1:30 p.m. in 2322 Rayburn House Office Building.  The hearing is entitled “Cross Border Data Flows: Could Foreign Protectionism Hurt U.S. Jobs?”  
Jul 29, 2014
Hearing
The Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade held a hearing on Tuesday, July 29, 2014, at 10:15 a.m. in 2322 Rayburn House Office Building, titled “Nanotechnology: Understanding How Small Solutions Drive Big Innovation.”