The Senate Commerce Committee will
meet in Executive Session on April 8, 2004. Among other things, the Committee will consider the Maritime Transportation Security
Act of 2004 (S. 2279). It will also consider pending Executive Branch nominations, including Deborah Hersman to be a Member of the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB); Joseph Brennan and Paul Anderson to be Commissioners (for a new term of 5 years) of the Federal Maritime Commission (FMC
); Jack McGregor to be a Member of the Advisory Board of the Saint Lawrence Seaway Development
Corporation (SLSDC); and Kirk Van Tine to be Deputy Secretary of the Department of Transportation. (HK Law).