Executive Business Meeting
Business Meeting

Full Committee
Date: Thursday, September 6, 2007
Time: 10:00 AM

There was no video broadcast for this event.


Senate Judiciary Committee
Senate Dirksen Office Building Room 226
September 6, 2007 at 10:00 a.m.

I. Bills
S. 453, Deceptive Practices and Voter Intimidation Prevention Act of 2007 (Obama, Schumer, Leahy, Cardin, Feingold, Feinstein, Kennedy, Whitehouse)

S. 1692, A bill to grant a Federal Charter to Korean War Veterans Association (Cardin, Isakson, Kennedy, Biden)

S. 1845, A bill to provide for limitations in certain communications between the Department of Justice and the White House (Whitehouse, Leahy)

S.772, Railroad Antitrust Enforcement Act of 2007 (Kohl, Coleman, Feingold)

II. Resolutions
S. Res. 134, designating September 2007 as "Adopt a School Library Month" (Durbin, Coleman)

S. Res. 282, supporting the goals and ideals of a National Polycystic Kidney Disease Awareness Week (Kohl, Hatch)

S. Res. 288, designating September 2007 as "National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month" (Sessions, Feinstein, Schumer, Specter)

S. Res. 292, designating the week beginning September 9, 2007, as "National Assisted Living Week" (Crapo)

S. Res. 301, recognizing the 50th anniversary of the desegregation of Little Rock Central High School (Lincoln, Specter, Leahy, Kennedy, Biden, Feinstein, Schumer, Durbin)

III. Nominations
Richard A. Jones to be United States District Judge
for the Western District of Washington

Sharion Aycock to be United States District Judge
for the Northern District of Mississippi

Jennifer Walker Elrod to be United States Circuit Judge
for the Fifth Circuit

Michael Credo to be United States Marshal
for the Eastern District of Louisiana

Esteban Soto to be United States Marshal
for the District of Puerto Rico

Member Statements

  1. Senator Patrick Leahy (D - VT)