Among next week’s Senate committee hearings:

Energy and Natural Resources

June 7: "Hearings to examine S. 512, to amend the Energy Policy Act of 2005 to require the secretary of Energy to carry out programs to develop and demonstrate two small modular nuclear reactor designs, and S. 937, to repeal certain barriers to domestic fuel production."

10 a.m., 366 Dirksen Senate Office Building 

Foreign Relations

June 8: "Hearings to examine the nomination of Ryan C. Crocker, of Washington, to be ambassador to the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, Department of State."

9:30 a.m., 419 Dirksen Senate Office Building   


June 8: "Hearings to examine the president's request to extend the service of Director Robert Mueller of the Federal Bureau of Investigation until 2013."

10 a.m., 226 Dirksen Senate Office Building          

Indian Affairs

June 9: "A hearing to examine domestic policy implications of the U.N. Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples."

2:15 p.m., 628  Dirksen Senate Office Building