Executive Business Meeting
Business Meeting

Full Committee
Date: Thursday, March 22, 2007
Time: 10:00 AM

There was no video broadcast for this event.

Agenda


An Executive Business Meeting has been scheduled by the Committee on the Judiciary for Thursday,

March 22, 2007 at 10:00 a.m. in the Senate Dirksen Building Room 226.

By order of the Chairman


UPDATED AGENDA
Senate Judiciary Committee
Senate Dirksen Office Building Room 226
Thursday, March 22, 2007 at 10:00 a.m.

I. Committee Authorization

Authorization of Subpoenas in Connection with Investigation into Replacement of U.S. Attorneys
COMMITTEE ACTION: [Approved by voice vote authorization to issue subpoenas to Karl Rove, Deputy Chief of Staff to the President; Harriet E. Miers, former White House Counsel; and William Kelley, Deputy Counsel to the President.]
COMMITTEE ACTION: [Held over authorization to issue subpoenas which commands the Attorney General to provide the Committee with all documents in the possession, control or custody of the Department of Justice related to the Committee's investigation into the preservation of prosecutorial independence; authorization to issue subpoenas which commands the Custodian of Records to provide the Committee with all documents in the possession, control, or custody of the White House related to the Committee's investigation into the preservation of prosecutorial independence; and, the authorization to issue subpoenas to J. Scott Jennings, Special Assistant to the President and Deputy Director of Political Affairs; and William E. Moschella, Principal Associate Deputy Attorney General.]

II. Bills

S.236, Federal Agency Data Mining Reporting Act of 2007
(Feingold, Sununu, Leahy, Kennedy, Cardin)
COMMITTEE ACTION: [PENDING]

S.376, Law Enforcement Officers Safety Act of 2007
(Leahy, Specter, Grassley, Kyl, Sessions, Cornyn)
COMMITTEE ACTION: [PENDING]

S.849, OPEN Government Act
(Leahy, Cornyn, Specter, Feingold)
COMMITTEE ACTION: [PENDING]

S.119, War Profiteering Prevention Act of 2007
(Leahy, Feinstein, Feingold, Schumer, Durbin)
COMMITTEE ACTION: [PENDING]

S.888, Genocide Accountability Act of 2007
(Durbin, Leahy, Coburn, Cornyn, Feingold)
COMMITTEE ACTION: [ORDERED REPORTED FAVORABLY BY UNANIMOUS CONSENT]

S.621, Wartime Treatment Study Act of 2007
(Feingold, Grassley, Kennedy)
COMMITTEE ACTION: [PENDING]

III. Resolutions

S.Res.108, designating the first week of April 2007 as "National Asbestos Awareness Week"
(Baucus, Leahy, Kennedy, Feinstein, Durbin)
COMMITTEE ACTION: [PENDING]

Member Statements


  1. Senator Patrick Leahy (D - VT)