Executive Session - MOBILE NOW Act, Nominations

The U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation will hold an executive session on Thursday, March 3, 2016, at 10:00 a.m. to consider S. 2555, the MOBILE NOW Act and pending nominations.

Click here for a section-by-section summary of the MOBILE NOW Act.


- S. 2555, MOBILE NOW Act, Sponsors: Sen. John Thune (R-S.D.), Sen. Bill Nelson (D-Fla.)

- T.F. Scott Darling III, to be Administrator of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration

- Daniel B. Maffei, to be a Commissioner at the Federal Maritime Commission

- Nominations for promotion in the United States Coast Guard

Results of the markup are available here.
Executive Session Details:
Thursday, March 3, 2016
10:00 a.m. in Senate Russell Office Building, Room 253
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Majority Statement

  • Chairman John Thune