Hearings

Dec 13, 2017

Oversight of the Bureau of Prisons and Inmate Reentry

PURPOSE: To examine Bureau of Prisons (BOP) policies related to BOP's Release Preparation Program and use of Residential Reentry Centers, including reviews made by the Department of Justice's Office of the Inspector General (DOJ OIG) and the Government Accountability Office (GAO).  To discuss policy related to "The Fair Chance ...

Dec 7, 2017

Oversight of IT and Cybersecurity at the Department of Veterans Affairs

PURPOSE: To examine the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) information technology systems, including Federal Information Technology Acquisition Reform Act (FITARA) performance, development of the Electronic Health Record system, and efforts to modernize its Veterans Health Information Systems and Technology Architecture (VistA). BACKGROUND: In June 2017, ...