House Budget Committee to take up budget-reform bills

H.R. 3582, the Pro-Growth Budgeting Act, to require macroeconomic analysis of the budget;

H.R. 3578, the Baseline Reform Act, reforming the budget baseline to remove automatic inflation increases in discretionary accounts;

H.R. 3581, the Budget and Accounting Transparency Act, to bring government-sponsored entities and the U.S. Postal Service into the budget, and;

H.R. 3575, the Legally Binding Budget Act, to give congressionally passed budgets the force of law.

The Budget Committee markups are just one of a handful of committee meetings taking place next week. Details on these hearings follow:

House Budget

Jan. 24-25, markup of budget process reform bills

10 a.m., 210 Cannon House Office Building

House Energy and Commerce

Subcommittee on Energy and Power

Jan. 25, A Legislative Hearing on H.R. 3548, the North American Energy Access Act

8 a.m., 2123 Rayburn House Office Building

House Foreign Affairs

Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health and Human Rights

Jan. 24, Examining Ongoing Human Rights Abuses in Vietnam

2 p.m., 2200 Rayburn House Office Building

House Judiciary

Jan. 24-25, markup of H.R. 1433, the Private Property Rights Protection Act, and H.R. 3796, the Adam Walsh Reauthorization Act.

10 a.m., 2141 Rayburn House Office Building

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