Proposed Western Hemisphere Passport Rules: Impact on Trade and Tourism
Full Committee Hearing

Subcommittee on Immigration, Border Security and Citizenship
Date: Friday, December 2, 2005
Time: 01:30 PM

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Agenda


NOTICE OF SUBCOMMITTEE FIELD HEARING

The Senate Committee on the Judiciary Subcommittee on Immigration, Border Security and Citizenship has scheduled a field hearing on "Proposed Western Hemisphere Passport Rules: Impact on Trade and Tourism" for Friday, December 2, 2005 at 1:30 p.m. at Texas A & M International University, Western Hemisphere Trade Center, Room 116, 5201 University Blvd, Laredo, TX.

Senator Cornyn will preside.

Member Statements


  1. Senator John Cornyn (R - TX)
  2. Senator Patrick Leahy (D - VT)

Witnesses


Panel I

  1. Mr. Frank Moss
    Deputy Assistant Secretary for Passport Services
    Bureau of Consular Affairs, Department of State
    Washington , DC
  2. Ms. Elaine Dezenski
    Acting Assistant Secretary for Border and Transportation Security Policy
    Department of Homeland Security
    Washington , DC

Panel II

  1. Mr. Pete Sepulveda
    Chairman
    Border Trade Alliance
    Phoenix , AZ
  2. Mr. Guillermo Trevino
    Board Chairman
    Laredo Chamber of Commerce
    Laredo , TX
  3. Mr. Dennis Nixon
    Chairman and CEO
    International Bank of Commerce
    Laredo , TX