Executive Business Meeting
Business Meeting

Full Committee
Date: Thursday, June 20, 2002
Time: 10:00 AM

There was no video broadcast for this event.


An Executive Business Meeting has been scheduled by the Committee on the Judiciary, for Thursday, June 20, 2002, at 10:00 a.m., in the Senate Dirksen Building, Room 226.

By order of the Chairman


Executive Business Meeting
Senate Judiciary Committee
Thursday, June 20, 2002
226 Dirksen Senate Office Building
10:00 a.m.
I. Nominations

Lavenski R. Smith to be a U.S. Circuit Court Judge for the Eighth Circuit

David Cercone to be U.S. District Court Judge for the Western
District of Pennsylvania
Morrison Cohen England Jr. to be U.S. District Court Judge for the Eastern District of California
Kenneth Marra to be U.S. District Court Judge for the Southern District of Florida

For the Department of Justice:

Lawrence Greenfeld to be Director, Bureau of Justice Statistics

To be U.S. Marshal:

Anthony Dichio for the District of Massachusetts
Michael Lee Kline for the Eastern District of Washington
James Thomas Roberts for the Southern District of Georgia

II. Bills

S. 1291, Development, Relief, and Education for Alien Minors Act [Hatch]

S. 2134, Terrorism Victim's Access to Compensation Act of 2002 [Harkin/Allen]

H.R. 3375, Embassy Employee Compensation Act [Blunt]

S. 486, Innocence Protection Act [Leahy/Smith]

S. 2621, A bill to provide a definition of vehicle for purposes of criminal penalties relating to terrorist attacks and other acts of violence against mass transportation systems. [Leahy/Biden/Hatch]

S. 2633, Reducing Americans' Vulnerability to Ecstasy Act [Biden/Grassley]

S. 1754, Patent and Trademark Office Authorization Act of 2002 [Leahy/Hatch/Cantwell]

H.R. 1866, To amend title 35, United States Code, to clarify the basis for granting requests for reexamination of patents. [Coble]

H.R. 1886, To amend title 35, United States Code, to provide for appeals by third parties in certain patent reexamination proceedings [Coble]

H.R. 2068, To revise, codify, and enact without substantive change certain general and permanent laws, related to public buildings, property, and works, as title 40, United States Code, "Public Buildings, Property, and Works". [Sensenbrenner/Conyers]

Member Statements

  1. Senator Orrin G. Hatch (R - UT)
  2. Senator Patrick Leahy (D - VT)