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Jun 2, 2015
Hearing
The Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade will hold a hearing on Tuesday, June 2, 2015, at 2:00 p.m. in 2123 Rayburn House Office Building.  The hearing is entitled “An Update on the Takata Airbag Ruptures and Recalls.”
Jun 2, 2015
Markup
The Committee on Energy and Commerce has scheduled a markup beginning on Tuesday, June 2, 2015.  The Committee will consider the following: H.R. 2576, TSCA Modernization Act of 2015; and H.R. 2583, Federal Communications Commission Process Reform Act of 2015. On Tuesday, June 2, 2015, the Committee will convene at 5:00 p.m. in 2123 Rayburn House Office Building for opening statements only...
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
May 19, 2015
Press Release
Energy and Commerce Committee Ranking Member Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) and Commerce, Trade, and Manufacturing Subcommittee Ranking Member Jan Schakowsky (D-IL) released the following statement today after the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) announced steps to address fatal defects in Takata airbags.  Takata has finally agreed to take action and expand its original...
Apr 22, 2015
Markup
The Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade scheduled a markup on Wednesday, April 22, 2015, at 12:00 p.m. in 2123 Rayburn House Office Building.  The Subcommittee considered the following: H.R.___, Targeting Rogue and Opaque Letters (TROL) Act
Apr 16, 2015
Hearing
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.” 
Mar 24, 2015
Hearing
The Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing and Trade will hold a hearing on Tuesday, March 24, 2015, at 11:00 a.m. in 2123 Rayburn House Office Building.  The hearing is entitled “The Internet of Things: Exploring the Next Technology Frontier.”
Mar 24, 2015
Markup
The Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade has scheduled a markup beginning on Tuesday, March 24, 2015.  The Subcommittee will consider the following: H.R. __, Data Security and Breach Notification Act of 2015 On Tuesday, March 24, the Subcommittee will convene immediately following the conclusion of opening statements for the Environment and Economy Subcommittee Markup (which...
Mar 18, 2015
Hearing
The Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade held a hearing on Wednesday, March 18, 2015, at 10:00 a.m. in 2123 Rayburn House Office Building.  The hearing was entiteled "Discussion Draft of H.R.__, Data Security and Breach Notification Act of 2015."
Mar 5, 2015
Hearing
The Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade hearing scheduled for Thursday, March 5, 2015, at 10:15 a.m. in 2322 Rayburn House Office Building has been postponed to a date and time to be determined.  The hearing is entitled “Oversight of the Consumer Product Safety Commission and the FY 2016 Performance Budget Request.”