Following are selected Homeland Security events for this week. Please access the links for more information on time, place, and purpose. Please use the comment function to add other events you would like to be covered in the days ahead. Professional commitments this week will limit my ability to follow these events closely. If you are attending these hearings or other functions, please consider contributing a report to HLSwatch.
Monday, March 16
2:00 pm Secretary Napolitano addresses the International Association of Fire Fighters legislative conference.
Tuesday, March 17
10:00 am House Homeland Security Committee, Subcommittee on Communications, Preparedness and Response: Hearing on Post Katrina Emergency Management Act implementation.
10:00 am House Appropriations Committee, Subcommittee on Homeland Security: Hearing on Interoperable Communications.
10:30 Senate Judiciary Committee, Subcommittee on Crimes and Drugs: Hearing on Law Enforcement Response to Mexico-based Drug Cartels
Wednesday, March 18
10:00 am House Homeland Security Committee, Subcommittee on Intelligence, Information Sharing, and Terrorism Risk Assessment: Hearing on Homeland Security Intelligence and Its Relevance and Limitations
2:00 pm House Homeland Security Committee, Subcommittee on Transportation Security and Infrastructure Protection: Hearing on 100 Percent Air Cargo Screening, Can We Secure America’s Skies?
2:30 pm Senate Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee, Ad Hoc Subcommittee on Disaster Recovery: Hearing on a subcommittee report entitled: A New Way Home
Thursday, March 19
10:00 am House Homeland Security Committee, Subcommittee on Border Maritime and Global Counterterrorsim: Hearing on Human Trafficking: Recent Trends
10:00 am House Appropriations Committee, Subcommittee on Homeland Security: Hearing on Biometric Identification