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Press Release - Sessions Votes to Unleash the Potential of Hydropower

Nov 9, 2017

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Congressman Pete Sessions (R-TX), Chairman of the House Committee on Rules, released the following statement applauding passage of a measure to modernize federal regulatory permitting processes by designating the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) as the lead agency for licensing hydropower projects:

Announcement - Amendment Process Announcement for H.R. 4243

Nov 8, 2017

Dear Colleague:                                                   

The Committee on Rules is likely to meet the week of November 13th to grant a rule that may provide a structured amendment process for floor consideration of H.R. 4243, the VA Asset and Infrastructure Review Act of 2017.

Announcement - Meeting Announcement for H.R. 2874

Nov 3, 2017

The Committee will now convene on the following measure on Monday, November 13, 2017 at 5:00 PM in H-313 The Capitol:

  • H.R. 2874 — 21st Century Flood Reform Act

Consideration of the following measure has been postponed subject to the call of the chair: