The Law of the Land: U.S. Implementation of Human Rights Treaties
Full Committee Hearing

Subcommittee on Human Rights and the Law
Date: Wednesday, December 16, 2009
Time: 10:30 AM
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Agenda


NOTICE OF SUBCOMMITTEE HEARING

The Senate Committee on the Judiciary, Subcommittee on Human Rights and the Law, will hold a hearing entitled "The Law of the Land: U.S. Implementation of Human Rights Treaties" on Wednesday, December 16, 2009 at 10:30 a.m. in Room 226 of the Senate Dirksen Office Building.

Chairman Durbin will preside.

Member Statements


  1. Senator Patrick Leahy (D - VT)
  2. Senator Dick Durbin (D - IL)
  3. Senator Tom Coburn (R - OK)

Witnesses


Panel I

  1. Thomas E. Perez
    Assistant Attorney General for the Civil Rights Division
    U.S. Department of Justice
    Washington , DC
  2. Michael H. Posner
    Assistant Secretary for Democracy, Human Rights and Labor
    U.S. Department of State
    Washington , DC

Panel II

  1. Elisa Massimino
    President and Chief Executive Officer
    Human Rights First
    Washington , DC
  2. Wade Henderson
    President and Chief Executive Officer
    Leadership Conference on Civil Rights
    Washington , DC