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Pallone Announces Full Committee Markup of Build Back Better Act

Sep 9, 2021
Press Release

Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) announced today that the Energy and Commerce Committee will hold a full Committee markup on Monday, September 13, at 11 a.m. (EDT) in the John D. Dingell Room, 2123 of the Rayburn House Office Building, on legislative recommendations for its budget reconciliation instructions, which were passed last month by the House and Senate.  

“The American people are facing a public health crisis, a rapidly escalating climate crisis, and long-term economic challenges that demand decisive action by Congress,” Pallone said. “Next week, the Energy and Commerce Committee will take up transformational legislation that invests in the American people, responds to the challenges of our time, and builds back a better future for generations to come. We have a historic opportunity to take bold action that delivers meaningful change for the American people, and I look forward to coming together to take up this urgently needed legislation.”  

The Committee will consider the following Committee Prints:

Subtitle A: Budget Reconciliation Legislative Recommendations Relating to Air Pollution

Subtitle B: Budget Reconciliation Legislative Recommendations Relating to Hazardous Materials

Subtitle C: Budget Reconciliation Legislative Recommendations Relating to Drinking Water

Subtitle D: Budget Reconciliation Legislative Recommendations Relating to Energy

Subtitle E: Budget Reconciliation Legislative Recommendations Relating to Drug Pricing

Subtitle F: Budget Reconciliation Legislative Recommendations Relating to the Affordable Care Act

Subtitle G: Budget Reconciliation Legislative Recommendations Relating to Medicaid

Subtitle H: Budget Reconciliation Legislative Recommendations Relating to CHIP

Subtitle I: Budget Reconciliation Legislative Recommendations Relating to Medicare

Subtitle J: Budget Reconciliation Legislative Recommendations Relating to Public Health

Subtitle K: Budget Reconciliation Legislative Recommendations Relating to Next Generation 9-1-1

Subtitle L: Budget Reconciliation Legislative Recommendations Relating to Wireless Connectivity

Subtitle M: Budget Reconciliation Legislative Recommendations Relating to Distance Learning

Subtitle N: Budget Reconciliation Legislative Recommendations Relating to Manufacturing Supply Chain

Subtitle O: Budget Reconciliation Legislative Recommendations Relating to FTC Privacy Enforcement 

Subtitle P: Budget Reconciliation Legislative Recommendations Relating to Department of Commerce Inspector General

The Committee’s Memorandum includes a section-by-section for each of the Committee Prints and a fact sheet on key provisions is available here.

This will be a hybrid markup that includes both in person and remote member attendance via Cisco Webex video conferencing. Members of the public may view the hearing via live webcast accessible on the Energy and Commerce Committee’s website. Please note the webcast will not be available until the markup begins.

The Committee strongly recommends that members of the media view the proceedings remotely. The Capitol and House Office Buildings currently have restricted access. Seating in the Committee room for credentialed media is very limited. Media must RSVP to their respective press gallery no later than 5 p.m. on Sunday, September 12. 

House Radio/TV Gallery:

radiotv@mail.house.gov

202-225-5214

House Periodical Gallery:

periodical.press@mail.house.gov

202-225-2941

House Daily Press Gallery:

dailypressgallery@mail.house.gov

202-225-3945

Photographer Gallery:

press_photo@saa.senate.gov

202-224-6548 

Additional information for this markup and a link to the live webcast will be posted HERE as it becomes available.

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