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2009 Congressional and Budget Calendar

Richard M. Jones
Number 9 - January 27, 2009  |  Search FYI  |   FYI Archives  |   Subscribe to FYI

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The following is the anticipated congressional calendar for 2009:

January 29 - January 30: House Republican retreat

February 5 - February 6: House Democratic retreat

February 16 - February 20: Presidents' Day recess

April 6 - April 17: Spring recess

May 25 - May 29: Memorial Day recess

June 29 - July 3: Fourth of July recess

August 3 - September 7: House August recess

August 10 - September 7: Senate August recess

September 18: Rosh Hashana begins

September 28: Yom Kippur

October 12: Columbus Day

October 30: House target adjournment date (Senate date uncertain)

FY 2010 Budget Cycle:

February 2: Obama Administration sends placeholder budget to Congress

Mid to Late February: Administration scheduled to release a budget outline

April: Administration scheduled to release detailed budget plan

October 1: Start of FY 2010

Richard M. Jones
Media and Government Relations Division
American Institute of Physics
rjones@aip.org
301-209-3095