text-only page produced automatically by LIFT Text
Transcoder Skip all navigation and go to page contentSkip top navigation and go to directorate navigationSkip top navigation and go to page navigation
National Science Foundation
About NSF
design element
About
History
Visit NSF
Staff Directory
Organization List
Career Opportunities
Contracting Opportunities
NSF & Congress
Highlights
Hearings
Program Awards by State/District
Major Legislation
Science & Policy Links
NSF & Congress Archive
Contact Congressional Affairs
Related
Science & Engineering Statistics
Budget
Performance Assessment Information
Partners
Use of NSF Logo
 


NSF & Congress
Hearings - Testimony and Summaries

NSF HEARINGS - 106th CONGRESS, FIRST SESSION (1999)


Date: November 3, 1999
Time: 2:00 pm-4:00 pm
Location: 2318 Rayburn House Office Building
Hearing: H.R.2797, The Home Page Tax Repeal Act (Markup)(Section 2)
Committee: House Science Committee Basic Research Subcommittee
OLPA Staff Contact: David Stonner


Date: October 26, 1999
Time: 2:00 pm
Location: 2318 Rayburn House Office Building
Hearing: Education Technology
Hearing Summary
Committee: House Science Committee Basic Research Subcommittee
NSF Witness: Dr. Judith S. Sunley, Assistant Director, Directorate for Education & Human Resources
OLPA Staff Contact: Karen Pearce


Date: October 19, 1999
Time: 2:00 pm-4:00 pm
Location: 2318 Rayburn House Office Building
Hearing: Plant Genome Science: From the Lab to the Field to the Market, Part 3
Committee: House Science Committee Basic Research Subcommittee
OLPA Staff Contact: Tim Clancy


Date: October 5, 1999
Time: 2:00 pm-4:00 pm
Location: 2318 Rayburn House Office Building
Hearing: Plant Genome Science: From the Lab to the Field to the Market, Part 2
Committee: House Science Committee Basic Research Subcommittee
Witnesses: Dr. Michael Thomashow, Professor, Department of Crop and Soil Sciences, Michigan State University; Dr. Rebecca Goldburg, Director, Biotechnology Program, Environmental Defense Fund; Dr. Abigail A. Salyers, Professor, Department of Microbiology, University of Illinois; Dr. Anthony M. Shelton, Professor, Department of Entomology, Cornell University; Dr. R. James Cook, Professor, Department of Plant Pathology, Washington State University
OLPA Staff Contact: Tim Clancy


Date: September 28, 1999
Time: 2:00 pm-4:00 pm
Location: 2318 Rayburn House Office Building
Hearing: The Impact of Basic Research on Technological Innovation & National Prosperity
Committee: House Science Committee, Basic Research Subcommittee
NSF Witness: Dr. Rita Colwell, Director, NSF
Other Witnesses: Dr. Scott Stern, MIT; Dr. Fawwaz Ulaby, VP for Univ. of Michigan; Rep. from High Tech R&D Industry
OLPA Staff Contact: David Stonner


Date: September 22, 1999
Time: 2:00 pm
Location: 2318 Rayburn House Office Building
Hearing: Overcoming Barriers to the Utilization of Techology in the Classroom
Committee: House Science Committee Technology Subcommittee
NSF Witness: Dr. George Strawn, Executive Officer/CISE
OLPA Staff Contact: David Stonner


Date: August 3, 1999
Time: 10:00 am to 12:00 noon
Location: 2318 Rayburn House Office Building
Hearing: Plant Genome Science: From the Lab to the Field to the Market
Hearing Summary
Committee: House Science Committee Basic Research Subcommittee
NSF Witness: Dr. Mary Clutter, Assistant Director for Biological Sciences
OLPA Staff Contact: Karen Pearce


Date: July, 29, 1999
Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 noon
Location: 2318 Rayburn House Office Building
Hearing: HR 1265, Mathematics & Science Proficiency Partnership Act of 1999
Committee: House Science Committee Basic Research Subcommittee
NSF Witness: Dr. Jane B. Kahle, Division Director, ESIE (for Dr. Rita Colwell, Director, NSF)
Other Witnesses: Mr. Gerald L. Borders Director, Public Affairs, Texas Instruments; Mr. Raymond V. (Buzz) Bartlett, Director Corporate Affairs, Lockheed Martin Coperation; Dr. John A. Thorpe, Executive Director, NCTM; Dr. Manuel Berriozabal, Professor of Mathematics and Director, The Prefeshman Engineering Program, The Univ. of TX @ San Antonio
OLPA Staff Contact: Tim Clancy


Date: July, 29, 1999
Time: 10:00 am
Location: 2237 Rayburn House Office Building
Hearing: Reinvented Taxation and The Taxpayers Defense Act
Committee: House Judiciary Committee Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law
OLPA Staff Contact: Karen Pearce


Date: July 22, 1999
Time: 11:00 am
Location: 2322 Rayburn House Office Building
Hearing: ICANN/Domain Names
Committee: House Commerce Committee Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
OLPA Staff Contact: Karen Pearce


Date: July 15, 1999
Time: 9:30 am
Location: 2154 Rayburn House Office Building
Hearing: H.R. 88, Use of FOIA to Access Scientific Data
Hearing Summary
Committee: House Government Reform and Oversight / Government Management, Information & Technology Subcommittee
OLPA Staff Contact: Tim Clancy


Date: July 14, 1999
Time: 2:00 pm
Location: 2318 Rayburn House Office Building
Hearing: Information Technology
Committee: House Science Committee Basic Research Subcommittee
NSF Witness: N/A
Witnesses: Dr. Neal Lane, OSTP; Dr. Roberta Katz, TechNet; Dr. Ed Lazowska, Univ. of Washington; Dr. Alan Blatecky, VP for IT at NCMC, Research Triangle Park
OLPA Staff Contact: David Stonner


Date: July 1, 1999
Time: 10:00 am
Location: 2318 Rayburn House Office Building
Hearing: Research & Development Tax Credit (HR 2086)
Committee: House Science Committee Technology Subcommittee
OLPA Staff Contact: David Stonner


Date: June 29, 1999
Time: 2:30 pm
Location: 253 Russell Senate Office Building
Hearing: Public Safety Science and Technology
Hearing Summary
Committee: Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee Subcommittee on Science, Techology and Space
NSF Witness: Dr. Eugene Wong, Assistant Director for Engineering
OLPA Staff Contact: Karen Pearce


Date: June 22, 1999
Time: 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Location: 2318 Rayburn House Office Building
Hearing: Nanotechnology
Hearing Summary
Committee: House Science Committee Basic Research
NSF Witness: Dr. Eugene Wong, Assistant Director for Engineering
OLPA Staff Contact: David Stonner


Date: June 15, 1999
Time: 3:00 pm
Location: 2318 Rayburn House Office Building
Hearing: Tornadoes
Committee: House Science Committee
OLPA Staff Contact: Tim Clancy


Date: June 10, 1999
Time: 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Hearing: Teacher Recruitment, Training, Professional Development & Retention
Hearing Summary
Committee: House Science Committee
NSF Witness: N/A
OLPA Staff Contact: Karen Pearce


Date: June 9, 1999
Time: 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Location: 2318 Rayburn House Office Building
Hearing: US Antarctic Program
Hearing Summary
Committee: House Science Committee Basic Research Subcommittee
NSF Witness: Dr. Karl Erb, Director, OPP
OLPA Staff Contact: Karen Pearce


Date: May 25, 1999
Time: 2:00 pm
Location: 1324 Longworth House Office Building
Hearing: HR 1753, Methane Hydrate Research & Development Act of 1999
Committee: House Resources Committee Subcommittee on Energy & Minerals
NSF Witness: Dr. Bilal U. Haq, GEO/OCE
OLPA Staff Contact: Karen Pearce


Date: April 28, 1999
Time: 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Location: 2318 Rayburn House Office Building
Hearing: NSF's FY2000 Budget
Committee: House Science Committee Basic Research Subcommittee
NSF Witnesses: Dr. Rita Colwell, Director, NSF; Dr. Eamon Kelly, Chairman, NSB
OLPA Staff Contact: Joel Widder


Date: April 28, 1999
Time: 10:00 am
Location: 2318 Rayburn House Office Building
Hearing: K-12 Math and Science Education
Hearing Summary
Committee: House Science Committee
NSF Witness: Dr. Rita Colwell, Director, NSF
OLPA Staff Contact: Karen Pearce


Date: March 24, 1999
Time: 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: 2318 Rayburn House Office Building
Hearing: HR 749, Home Page Tax Repeal Act
Committee: House Science Committee Basic Research Subcommittee
NSF Witness: Lawrence Rudolph, General Counsel, NSF
OLPA Staff Contact: David Stonner


Date: March 23, 1999
Time: 9:30 am
Location: 192 Dirksen Senate Office Building
Hearing: NSF Budget
Committee: Senate Appropriations Committee Subcommittee on VA, HUD & Independent Agencies
NSF Witnesses: Dr. Rita Colwell, Director, NSF; Dr. Eamon Kelly, Chairman, NSB
OLPA Staff Contact: Joel Widder


Date: March 17, 1999
Time: 10:00 am to 12:00 noon
Location: 2318 Rayburn House Office Building
Hearing: Why and How You Should Learn Math & Science
Hearing Summary
Committee: House Science Committee Basic Research Subcommittee
NSF Witness: Dr. Vera Rubin, NSB Member
Other Witnesses: Dr. Rodger Bybec, Ph.D., Executive Director; Dr. Joan Ferrini-Mundy, Ph.D., Associate Executive Director, Center for Sciences, Math & Engineering Education; and others
OLPA Staff Contact: Karen Pearce


Date: March 16, 1999
Time: 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Location: 2318 Rayburn House Office Building
Hearing: Information Technology for the 21st Century
Hearing Summary
Committee: House Science Committee Basic Research Subcommittee
Witnesses: Dr. Neal Lane, OSTP Director; Dr. Ken Kennedy, Co-Chair, President (Tentative), Information Technology Advisory Committee
OLPA Staff Contact: Joel Widder


Date: March 4, 1999
Time: 9:30 am
Location: H-143 Capitol Building
Hearing: NSF Budget
Committee: House Appropriations Subcommittee on VA, HUD & Independent Agencies
NSF Witnesses: Dr. Rita Colwell, Director, NSF; Dr. Eamon Kelly, Chairman, NSB
OLPA Staff Contact: Joel Widder


Date: February 23, 1999
Time: 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Location: 2318 Rayburn House Office Building
Hearing: National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program (NEHRP)
Hearing Summary
Committee: House Science Committee Basic Research Subcommittee
Witnesses: Dr. Joseph Bordogna, Acting Deputy Director, NSF
OLPA Staff Contact: Karen Pearce

 

Email this pagePrint this page
Back to Top of page