Executive Business Meeting
Business Meeting

Full Committee
Date: Thursday, May 20, 2004
Time: 10:30 AM

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May 19, 2004Executive Business Meeting Time Change to 10:30 a.m.

The Executive Business Meeting scheduled by the Committee on the Judiciary, for Thursday, May 20, 2004, will take place at 10:30 a.m. in the Senate Dirksen Building, Room 226 rather than the previously scheduled time of 9:30 a.m. Note: The hearing on "FBI Oversight: Terrorism and Other Topics" will take place immediately following the markup.

By order of the Chairman


Executive Business Meeting
Senate Judiciary Committee

226 Dirksen Senate Office Building
Thursday, May 20, 2004 at 10:30 a.m.

I. Nominations

Henry W. Saad
to be U.S. Circuit Judge for the Sixth Circuit

Jonathan W. Dudas
to be Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property
Director of the United States Patent and Trademark Office

II. Legislation

S. 1735, Gang Prevention and Effective Deterrence Act of 2003
[Hatch, Feinstein, Grassley, Graham, Chambliss, Cornyn, Schumer, Biden]

S. 1933, Enhancing Federal Obscenity Reporting and Copyright Enforcement (ENFORCE) Act of 2003
[Hatch, Feinstein, Cornyn]

S. 1635, A bill to amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to ensure the integrity of the L-1 visa for intracompany transferees

S. 1129, Unaccompanied Alien Child Protection Act of 2003
[Feinstein, DeWine, Feingold, Kennedy, Leahy, Specter, Edwards, Durbin, Kohl, Schumer]

S. 2013, Satellite Home Viewer Extension Act of 2004
[Hatch, Leahy, DeWine, Kohl]

S. Res. 362, a resolution expressing the sense of the Senate on the dedication of the National World War II Memorial on May 29, 2004, in recognition of the duty, sacrifices, and valor of the members of the Armed Forces of the United States who served in World War II.
[Graham (FL), Specter, Edwards, Feingold, Biden, Graham (SC), Schumer, Leahy, Sessions, Cornyn, Craig, Kennedy, Kohl, DeWine, Hatch, Durbin, Chambliss, Grassley, Kyl, Feinstein]

H. Con. Res. 409, a resolution recognizing with humble gratitude the more than 16,000,000 veterans who served in the United States Armed Forces during World War II and the Americans who supported the war effort on the home front and celebrating the completion of the National World War II Memorial on the National Mall in the District of Columbia.

H. Con. Res. 414, a resolution expressing the sense of the Congress that, as Congress recognizes the 50th anniversary of the Brown v. Board of Education decision, all Americans are encouraged to observe this anniversary with a commitment to continuing and building on the legacy of Brown.

Member Statements

  1. Senator Patrick Leahy (D - VT)