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Authority For Committees To Meet

Sen. Patty Murray

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Mr. President, I ask unanimous consent that the Committee on Armed Services be authorized to meet during the session of the Senate on Thursday, May 22, 2008, at 9:30 a.m.

Without objection, it is so ordered. committee on banking, housing, and urban affairs

Sen. Patty Murray

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Mr. President, I ask unanimous consent that the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs be authorized to meet during the session of the Senate on May 22, 2008, at 10 a.m., to conduct a Nomination Hearing.

Without objection, it is so ordered.

Sen. Patty Murray

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Mr. President, I ask unanimous consent that the Committee on Finance be authorized to meet during the session of the Senate on Thursday, May 22, 2008, at 10 a.m., in 215 Dirksen Senate Office Building.

Without objection, it is so ordered.

Sen. Patty Murray

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Mr. President, I ask unanimous consent that the Committee on Foreign Relations be authorized to meet during the session of the Senate on Thursday, May 22, 2008, at 9:30 a.m., to hold a hearing.

Without objection, it is so ordered.

Sen. Patty Murray

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Mr. President, I ask unanimous consent that the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs be authorized to meet during the session of the Senate on Thursday May 22, 2008 at 11:30 to conduct a mark up to consider the nomination of Paul Schneider to be Deputy Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security.

Without objection, it is so ordered.

Sen. Patty Murray

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Mr. President, I ask unanimous consent that the Committee on Indian Affairs be authorized to meet during the session of the Senate on Thursday, May 22, at 9:30 a.m. in room 562 of the Dirksen Senate Office Building to conduct a hearing entitled ``Follow Up on the Status of Backlogs at the Department of the Interior.''

Without objection, it is so ordered.

Sen. Patty Murray

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Mr. President, I ask unanimous consent that the Senate Committee on Judiciary be authorized to meet during the session of the Senate, to conduct an executive business meeting on Thursday, May 22, at 10 a.m. in room SD-226 of the Dirksen Senate Office Building.

Without objection, it is so ordered.

Sen. Patty Murray

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Mr. President, I ask unanimous consent that the Senate Committee on the Judiciary be authorized to meet during the session of the Senate, to conduct a hearing entitled ``Closing the Justice Gap: Providing Civil Legal Assistance to Low-Income Americans'' on Thursday, May 22, 2008, at 2 p.m., in room SD-226 of the Dirksen Senate Office Building.

Without objection, it is so ordered.

Sen. Patty Murray

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Mr. President, I ask unanimous consent that the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs' Subcommittee on Oversight of Government Management, the Federal Workforce, and the District of Columbia be authorized to meet during the session of the Senate on Thursday, May 22, 2008, at 2:30 p.m., to conduct a hearing entitled, ``Security Clearance Reform: The Way Forward.''

Without objection, it is so ordered.

Sen. Patty Murray

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Mr. President, I ask unanimous consent that the Special Committee on Aging be authorized to meet during the session of the Senate on Thursday, May 22, 2008 from 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., in Hart 216 for the purpose of conducting a hearing.

Without objection, it is so ordered.