Nominations and Legislation

March 13, 2003

Nomination

Washington, DC – Senator John McCain (R-AZ), Chairman of the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, today announced the following agenda for the Executive Session scheduled for Thursday, March 13, at 9:30 a.m. in room 253 of the Russell Senate Office Building (not necessarily in order of consideration):
  • Adoption of Committee Rules for the 108th Congress
  • Elimination of the Subcommittee on Consumer Affairs, Foreign Commerce and Tourism, and addition of the Subcommittee on Competition, Foreign Commerce, and Infrastructure, and Subcommittee on Consumer Affairs and Product Safety; title change of Subcommittee on Oceans, Atmosphere, and Fisheries, to Subcommittee on Oceans, Fisheries, and Coast Guard
  • Subcommittee assignments for the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, 108th Congress
  • S. 579, National Transportation Safety Board Reauthorization
  • S. 275, The Professional Boxing Act Amendments of 2003
  • S. 196, Digital and Wireless Network Technology Program Act of 2003
  • S. 165, Air Cargo Security Act
  • Nomination of Ellen Engleman, of Indiana, to be a Member and Chairman of the National Transportation Safety Board
  • Nomination of Richard Healing, of Virginia, to be a Member of the National Transportation Safety Board
  • Nomination of Mark Rosenker, of Maryland, to be a Member of the National Transportation Safety Board
  • Nomination of Dr. Charles E. McQueary, of North Carolina, to be Under Secretary for Science and Technology, Department of Homeland Security
  • Nomination of Jeffrey Shane, of the District of Columbia, to be Under Secretary of Transportation for Policy, Department of Transportation
  • Nomination of Emil Frankel, of Connecticut, to be Assistant Secretary for Transportation Policy, Department of Transportation
  • Nomination of Robert Sturgell, of Maryland, to be Deputy Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration
  • Nominations for Promotion in the United States Coast Guard
Click here for the news release posted after the hearing.