There are several Congressional hearings this week of interest to privacy advocates: Monday, April 3 Senate Judiciary Committee: Executive Business Meeting to Consider Nomination of Judge Gorsuch Tuesday, April 4 House Judiciary Committee: Oversight of the Drug Enforcement Administration and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives House Committee on Energy and Commerce, Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations: Cybersecurity in the Health Care Sector: Strengthening Public-Private Partnerships Wednesday, April 5 Senate Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs Committee: Improving Border Security and Public Safety House Committee on Financial Services: “The 2016 Semi-Annual Reports of the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection”
There are several Congressional hearings this week of interest to privacy advocates: Tuesday, March 28 House Energy and Commerce: Self-Driving Cars: Levels of Automation House Judiciary: To examine the state of forensic science in the United States Wednesday, March 29 Senate Appropriations: Civil Society Perspectives on Russia Thursday, March 30 Senate Intelligence: Disinformation: A Primer in Russian Active Measures and Influence Campaigns
The House Ways and Means Committee held a hearing on employment verification. Several hearings have be held by the committee on the proposal to create a mandatory national government employment eligibility system. The current private sector system is voluntary.
The House Committee on Department of Homeland Security’s Subcommittee on Intelligence, Information Sharing, and Terrorism Risk Assessment held a hearing September 27, 2007, at 10:00 a.m., 311 Cannon House Office Building on the topic of “The Way Forward With Fusion Centers: Challenges and Strategies for Change.”
House Committee on the Judiciary held a hearing on September 18, 2007 on Warrantless Surveillance and the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act: The Role of Checks and Balances in Protecting Americans’ Privacy Rights (Part II)
The House Committee on the Judiciary held a hearing September 5, 2007 on Warrantless Surveillance and the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act: The Role of Checks and Balances in Protecting Americans’ Privacy Rights.