Executive Business Meeting
Business Meeting

Full Committee
Date: Thursday, February 15, 2007
Time: 10:00 AM

There was no video broadcast for this event.

Agenda


MARKUP ROOM CHANGE TO THE PRESIDENT'S ROOM, S 216, THE CAPITOL

The Executive Business Meeting was held by the Committee on the Judiciary for Thursday, February 15, 2007 at 10:00 a.m. and took place in The President's Room, S-216, The Capitol instead of Dirksen Room 226.

By order of the Chairman


AGENDA
Executive Business Meeting
Senate Judiciary Committee
The President's Room, S-216, The Capitol
Thursday, February 15, 2007 at 10:00 a.m.

I. Nominations

Beryl Howell
to be a Member of the United States Sentencing Commission

Dabney Friedrich
to be a Member of the United States Sentencing Commission

COMMITTEE ACTION: [REPORTED FAVORABLY BY UNANIMOUS CONSENT EN BLOC]

II. Bills

S. 316, The Preserve Access to Affordable Generics Act (Kohl, Grassley, Leahy, Schumer, Feingold)

COMMITTEE ACTION: [ORDERED REPORTED BY UNANIMOUS CONSENT WITHOUT AMENDMENT]

S. 236, The Federal Agency Data Mining Reporting Act of 2007 (Feingold, Sununu, Leahy, Akaka, Kennedy)

COMMITTEE ACTION: [PENDING]

S. 378, The Court Security Improvement Act of 2007 (Leahy, Specter, Durbin, Cornyn, Kennedy, Hatch)

COMMITTEE ACTION: [PENDING]

S. 442, The John R. Justice Prosecutors and Defenders Incentive Act of 2007
(Durbin, Specter, Leahy, Biden)

COMMITTEE ACTION: [PENDING]

III. Resolutions

S. Res. 41, Honoring the life and recognizing the accomplishments of Tom Mooney, president of the Ohio Federation of Teachers (Brown, Voinovich)

COMMITTEE ACTION: [REPORTED FAVORABLY BY UNANIMOUS CONSENT WITHOUT AMENDMENT]

S. Res. 47, Honoring the life and achievements of George C. Springer, Sr., the Northeast regional director and a former vice president of the American Federation of Teachers (Dodd)

COMMITTEE ACTION: [REPORTED FAVORABLY BY UNANIMOUS CONSENT WITHOUT AMENDMENT]

S. Res. 49, Recognizing and celebrating the 50th anniversary of the entry of Alaska into the Union as the 49th State (Stevens, Murkowski)

COMMITTEE ACTION: [REPORTED FAVORABLY BY UNANIMOUS CONSENT WITHOUT AMENDMENT]

S. Res. 69, A resolution recognizing the African-American spiritual as a national treasure (Menendez)

COMMITTEE ACTION: [REPORTED FAVORABLY BY UNANIMOUS CONSENT WITHOUT AMENDMENT]

Member Statements


  1. Senator Patrick Leahy (D - VT)