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From the SSA Office of Legislation and Congressional Affairs:

REPORT OF PENDING SSA-RELATED HEARINGS, MARKUPS, AND OTHER EVENTS OF INTEREST 

 

REPORT OF PENDING SSA-RELATED HEARINGS,

MARKUPS, AND OTHER

EVENTS OF INTEREST

 

  

I.                   Hearings/Events at Which SSA is Expected to Participate

 

12/16    The Social Security Advisory Board (SSAB) will meet in Washington, D.C. from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.  From 9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m., SSAB will meet with Theresa Gruber, Chief Program Officer, Disability Case Processing System.  From 10:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., the Board will meet with the Disability Policy Panel Members to discuss the findings of their final report.  Additionally, SSAB will hold its second Retirement Security Panel from 1:00 p.m. –

                 3:30 p.m., hearing from Andrew Biggs, Resident Scholar, American Enterprise Institute, Jack VanDerhei, Research Director, Employee Benefit Research Institute and Paul Van de Water, Senior Fellow, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities.  For further information:  http://www.ssab.gov/

 

  II.        Other Congressional Hearings/Markups of Interest

 

               None.

 

III.               Other Events of Interest

  

 12/15     The Brookings Institution will hold a panel discussion titled, “The Long Run Outlook for the Federal Budget:  Do We Know Enough to Worry?”  The event begins at 9:30 a.m., Brookings Institution, Falk Auditorium, 1775 Massachusetts Avenue, NW, Washington, D.C.  For further information:  http://www.brookings.edu/events/2014/12/15-long-run-outlook-federal-budget

 

12/16    The Concord Coalition and the Bipartisan Policy Center will hold a briefing on fiscal policy updates from the Bipartisan Commission on Entitlement and Tax Reform.  The event begins at 1:30 p.m., 10th Floor, Bipartisan Policy Center, 1225 Eye Street, NW, Washington, D.C.  For further information:  http://www.concordcoalition.org/DC1216

 

12/16    The Government Executive Media Group will hold a web event, beginning at 2:00 p.m., on “Igniting Innovation:  How Cloud is Improving the Business of Government.”  For further information:  http://www.eventbrite.com/e/igniting-innovation-how-cloud-is-improving-the-business-of-government-tickets-14319198107

 


 

12/17    The Bipartisan Policy Center will hold a roundtable discussion on “How Health IT Can Support New Health Care Delivery and Payment Models and Transparency Efforts,” beginning at 10:00 a.m., 10th Floor, Bipartisan Policy Center, 1225 Eye Street, NW, Washington, D.C.  For further information:  http://bipartisanpolicy.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/BPC-Agenda-Health-IT-for-Delivery-Payment.pdf

 

 

12/17    The National Work Incentives Seminar Event (WISE) will hold a National Webinar titled, “Celebrating 15 Years of Ticket To Work: Free Services for People with Disabilities Who Want to Work,” beginning at 3:00 p.m.  WISE webinars are online events held for beneficiaries to learn about the Ticket to Work Program and available work incentives through accessible learning opportunities.  For further information:  https://www.chooseworkttw.net/webinar/