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TODAY'S APPOINTMENTS

SECRETARY OF DEFENSE WILLIAM S. COHEN

Travelling in Far East.

DEPUTY SECRETARY OF DEFENSE JOHN J. HAMRE

Scheduled meetings.

MEDIA EVENTS

1:30 p.m. DoD Press Briefing, Pentagon Briefing Studio, Room 2E781.

PUBLIC AFFAIRS RELEASES FOR JULY 26, 1999

1 BT Contracts
2 PA Retirement Ceremony Honoring Lt. Gen. Hughes, Director, DIA
CONGRESSIONAL
Senate Meets at 9:30 a.m.
House Meets at 9 a.m. At the conclusion of Morning Hour, the House will recess until 2 p.m. at which time legislative business will begin. The House is then scheduled to take up H.J. Res. 57, disapproving the extension of NTR to products of the People's Republic of China (subject to a unanimous consent agreement); H.R. 2605, Energy and Water Development Appropriations (subject to a rule); and H.R. 2587, District of Columbia Appropriations (subject to a rule).
Committees
2:30 p.m., 366 Dirksen The Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, Subcommittee on Forests and Public Land Management, meets to discuss pending legislation.
9:30 a.m., 406 Dirksen The Senate Committee on Environmental and Public Works meets to mark up legislation to amend the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Liability and Compensation Act of 1980.
2:15 p.m., 419 Dirksen The Senate Committee on Foreign Relations, African Affairs Subcommittee meets to discuss barriers to trade and investment in Africa.
10:20 a.m., 2154 Rayburn The House Committee on Government Reform, Civil Service Subcommittee meets to discuss life insurance options for employees.
10 a.m., H-405 Capitol The House Select Committee on Intelligence, Technical and Tactical Intelligence Subcommittee, meets in closed session to discuss the intelligence community's preparedness for possible Y2K computer glitches.

DUTY OFFICER FOR JULY 27, 1999 - LTC Phillips

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