MEETING NOTICES
of the
COMMITTEE ON ENVIRONMENT AND PUBLIC WORKS
105th Congress

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    December 10, 1998 [previously scheduled for November 23, 1998]. Full committee field hearing--.

    The full Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a field hearing to receive testimony on the claims process established by the Oil Pollution Act of 1990 for recovery from the Oil Spill Liability Trust Fund--

    December 10, 1998, 4:00 pm
    University of Rhode Island Graduate School of Oceanography
    Narragansett Bay Campus
    Coastal Institute Auditorium, Ferry Road
    Narragansett, Rhode Island

  • By Order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee, November 16, 1998.
  • Date original hearing was postponed, November 20, 1998.
  • DATE RESCHEDULED, December 1, 1998.


    October 8, 1998. Full committee business meeting.

    The full Committee on Environment and Public Works will meet to consider four Presidential nominations --

    Thursday, October 8
    Immediately following the first vote after 2:30 pm
    The President's Room (S-216)

  • By Order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee, October 8, 1998.


    October 8, 1998. Full committee hearing.

    The full Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a hearing to receive testimony from Robert W. Perciasepe, nominated by the President to be Assistant Administrator for Air and Radiation, Environmental Protection Agency.--

    Thursday, October 8
    2:00 pm
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

  • By Order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee, October 7, 1998.


    October 8, 1998. Subcommittee on Drinking Water, Fisheries and Wildlife hearing.

    The Subcommittee on Drinking Water, Fisheries, and Wildlife will conduct an oversight hearing on scientific and engineering issues relating to Columbia/Snake River system salmon recovery --

    Thursday, October 8
    9:30 a.m.
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

  • By Order of the Chairman, Dirk Kempthorne, October 2, 1998.


    October 7, 1998. Full committee hearing.

    The full Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a hearing to consider the nominations of--

    Isadore Rosenthal, nominated by the President to be a Member of the Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board

    and

    William Clifford Smith, to be a Member of the Mississippi River Commission

    Wednesday, October 7
    9:30 a.m.
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

  • By Order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee, October 2, 1998.


    October 6, 1998. Subcommittee on Clean Air, Wetlands, Private Property, and Nuclear Safety hearing.

    The Subcommittee on Clean Air, Wetlands, Private Property, and Nuclear Safety will conduct a hearing on S. 1097, the Acid Deposition Control Act -- --

    Tuesday, October 6
    9:30 a.m.
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

  • By Order of the Chairman, James M. Inhofe, September 29, 1998.


    October 2, 1998. Full committee business meeting.

    The full Committee on Environment and Public Works will meet to consider pending business.

    Friday, October 2
    9:30 a.m.
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

  • By order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee, September 25, 1998.
    October 1, 1998. Subcommittee on Clean Air, Wetlands, Private Property, and Nuclear Safety hearing.

    The Subcommittee on Clean Air, Wetlands, Private Property, and Nuclear Safety will conduct a hearing on regional haze and mercury pollution --

    Thursday, October 1
    2:00 p.m.
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

  • By Order of the Chairman, James M. Inhofe, September 24, 1998.


    October 1, 1998. Full committee hearing.

    The full Commitee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a hearing to receive testimony from

    Greta Joy Dicus, nominated by the President to be a Member of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (reappointment) and

    Jeffrey S. Merrifield, nominated by the President to be a Member of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission --

    Thursday, October 1
    11:00 a.m.
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

  • By Order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee, September 29, 1998.


    September 29, 1998. Full Committee hearing.

    The full Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a hearing on H.R. 2863, the Migratory Bird Treaty Reform Act of 1998 --

    Tuesday, September 29
    10:00 a.m.
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

  • By Order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee, September 24, 1998.


    September 23, 1998. Subcommittee on Transportation and Infrastructure hearing..

    The Subcommittee on Transportation and Infrastructure will conduct a hearing on the Patent and Trademark Office consolidation.

    Wednesday, September 23
    [2:30 p.m.] RESCHEDULED TO 4:00 p.m.
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

  • By order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee, September 16, 1998.
  • Notice of time change, September 18, 1998.
    September 23, 1998. Full committee business meeting.

    The full Committee on Environment and Public Works will meet to consider pending business.

    Wednesday, September 23
    9:30 a.m.
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

  • By order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee, September 16, 1998.
    September 22, 1998. Full committee hearing.

    The full Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a hearing on S. 2470, a bill to direct the Secretary of the Interior to make technical corrections to a map relating to the Coastal Barrier Resources System.

    Tuesday, September 22
    9:00 a.m.
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

  • By order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee, September 15, 1998.
    September 17, 1998. Full committee hearing.

    The full Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a hearing on the General Services Administration's FY99 Capital Investment and Leasing Program, on the FY99 courthouse construction requests of the Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts, and proposed legislation dealing with public buildings reform.

    Thursday, September 17
    9:00 a.m.
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

  • By order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee, September 8, 1998.
    September 16, 1998. Full committee hearing.

    The full Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a hearing to receive testimony regarding the use of methyl tertiary-butyl ether (MTBE) in gasoline and S. 1576.

    Wednesday, September 16
    9:00 am. [NOTE: Time changed to 2:00 pm]
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

  • By order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee, September 8, 1998.
  • Meeting time changed, September 9, 1998.
    September 10, 1998. Full committee hearing.

    The full Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a hearing to receive testimony from.

    Terrence L. Bracy, nominated by the President to be a Member of the Board of Trustees of the Morris K. Udall Scholarship and Excellence in National Environmental Policy Foundation; and

    Norine E. Noonan, nominated by the President to be Assistant Administrator for Research and Development, Environmental Protection Agency.

    Thursday, September 10
    9:00 a.m.
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

  • By order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee, September 3, 1998.
    July 30, 1998. Full committee hearing.

    The full Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a hearing to receive testimony from.

    Romulo L. Diaz, Jr., nominated by the President to be an Assistant Administrator for Administration and Resources Management of the Environmental Protection Agency.

    Charles J. Fox, nominated by the President to be an Assistant Administrator for Water of the Environmental Protection Agency.

    Thursday, July 30
    2:00 p.m.
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

  • By order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee, July 23, 1998.
    July 30, 1998. Subcommittee hearing.

    The Subcommittee on Clean Air, Wetlands, Private Property, and Nuclear Safety will conduct a hearing on the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.

    Thursday, July 30
    9:00 a.m.
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

  • By order of the Chairman, James M. Inhofe, July 23, 1998.
    July 29, 1998. Full committee business meeting.

    The full Committee on Environment and Public Works will meet to consider pending business.

    Wednesday, July 29
    9:30 a.m.
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

  • By order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee, July 23, 1998.
    July 23, 1998. Subcommittee hearing.

    The Subcommittee on Clean Air, Wetlands, Private Property, and Nuclear Safety will conduct a hearing on FEMA reform.

    Thursday, July 23
    9:00 a.m.
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

  • By order of the Chairman, James M. Inhofe, July 16, 1998.
    July 22, 1998. Full committee business meeting.

    The full Committee on Environment and Public Works will meet to consider pending business.

    Wednesday, July 22
    9:00 a.m.
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

  • By order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee, July 15, 1998.
    July 15, 1998. Full committee hearing.

    The full Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a hearing on to receive testimony from Nikki L. Tinsley, nominated by the President to be Inspector General, Environmental Protection Agency__.

    Wednesday, July 15
    [9:00] Note: time changed to 11:00 a.m.
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

  • By order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee, July 8, 1998.
  • Meeting time changed, July 14, 1998.
    July 14, 1998. Subcommittee on Transportation and Infrastructure hearing.

    The Subcommittee on Transportation and Infrastructure will conduct a hearing on S. 1647, to reauthorize and make reforms to programs authorized by the Public Works and Economic Development Act of 1965, and other pending legislation to reauthorize__

    Tuesday, July 14
    9:30 a.m.
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

  • By order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee, June 30, 1998.
    July 9, 1998. Full committee hearing.

    The full Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a hearing on S. 1222, the Estuary Habitat Restoration Partnership Act; S. 1321, the National Estuary Conservation Act; and H.R. 2207, the Coastal Pollution Reduction Act.

    Thursday, July 9
    9:00 a.m.
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

  • By order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee, June 29, 1998.
    July 7, 1998. Full committee hearing.

    The full Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a hearing on the following wildlife bills:

    -- S. 2094, Fish and Wildlife Revenue Enhancement Act of 1998;
    -- S. 361, Rhino and Tiger Product Labeling Act;
    -- H.R. 2807, Rhino and Tiger Product Labeling Act;
    -- H.R. 3113, Rhinoceros and Tiger Conservation Reauthorization Act of 1998;
    -- S. 263, Bear Protection Act;
    -- S. 659, Great Lakes Fish and Wildlife Restoration Act of 1997;
    -- S. 2244, National Wildlife Refuge System Volunteer and Partnership Enhancement Act of 1998; and
    -- S. XXXX, Migratory Bird Hunting and Conservation Stamp Tax Promotion Act of 1998
    -- S. 1970, Neotropical Migratory Conservation Act.

    Tuesday, July 7
    9:00 a.m.
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

  • By order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee, June 26, 1998.
  • Additional item (S. 1970) added to agenda. July 1, 1998.

    June 23, 1998. Subcommittee on Transportation and Infrastructure hearing.

    The Subcommittee on Transportation and Infrastructure will conduct a hearing on the Administrationís 1998 Water Resources Development Act proposal, S. 2131; fiscal year 1999 budget request for the Army Corps of Engineers; and related matters.

    Tuesday, June 23
    9:30 a.m.

    Hearing Room, SD-406

  • By order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee, June 16, 1998.
    June 7, 1998. Full committee field hearing.

    The Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a field hearing on S. 1913, a bill providing for the sale of leaseholds at Canyon Ferry Reservoir in the State of Montana and to establish a fund for the conservation of fish and wildlife and the enhancement of public hunting and fishing opportunities in the State of Montana__

    Sunday, June 7
    Noon to 2:00 p.m.

    Judicial Room, Colonial Inn

    2301 Colonial Drive

    Helena, Montana

  • By order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee, June 1, 1998.
    May 21, 1998. Full committee business meeting.

    The Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a business meeting to consider pending business__

    Thursday, May 21
    9:30 a.m.

    Hearing Room, SD-406

  • By order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee, May 19, 1998.
    April 23 1998. Subcommittee hearing.

    The Subcommittee on Clean Air, Wetlands, Private Property, and Nuclear Safety will conduct a hearing on proposed Clean Air Act regional haze regulations__

    Thursday, April 23
    9:00 p.m.

    Hearing Room, SD-406

  • By order of the Chairman, James M. Inhofe, April 13, 1998.
    April 1, 1998. Full committee hearing.

    The Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a hearing on Environmental Tobacco Smoke__

    Wednesday, April 1
    1:30 p.m.

    Hearing Room, SD-406

  • By order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee, March 25, 1998.
    March 26, 1998. Full committee business meeting--Continued.

    The Committee on Environment and Public Works will meet to continue markup of S. 8, the Superfund Cleanup Acceleration Act__

    Thursday, March 26
    9:30 a.m.

    Hearing Room, SD-406

  • By order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee, March 25, 1998.
    March 25, 1998. Full committee business meeting--Continued.

    The Committee on Environment and Public Works will meet to continue markup of S. 8, the Superfund Cleanup Acceleration Act__

    Wednesday, March 25
    9:30 a.m.

    Hearing Room, SD-406

  • By order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee, March 24, 1998.
    March 24, 1998. Full committee business meeting.

    The Committee on Environment and Public Works will meet to consider S. 8, the Superfund Cleanup Acceleration Act__

    Tuesday, March 24
    RESCHEDULED to start at 11:00 a.m.

    Hearing Room, SD-406

  • By order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee, March 19, 1998.
  • Second notice (announcing time change from 9:30 to 11:00 am), March 20, 1998.

    March 3, 1998. Full committee business meeting.

    The Committee on Environment and Public Works will meet to consider amendments to S. 1173, the Intermodal Surface Transportation Efficiency Act of 1997__

    Tuesday, March 3
    9:30 a.m.

    Hearing Room, SD-406

  • By order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee, February 27, 1998.

    February 17, 1998. Full committee field hearing.

    The Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a field hearing on GSA's coordination with loacl communities on Federal building and leasing projects__

    Tuesday, February 17 at 10:00 am
    Lewis and Clark Library
    120 South Last Chance Gulch

    Helena, Montana

  • By order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee, February 6, 1998.

    February 10, 1998. RESCHEDULED__Full Committee Business Meeting.__

    The full Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a business meeting to consider the nominations of Donald J. Barry, nominated by the President to be Assistant Secretary for Fish and Wildlife, Department of the Interior, and Sallyanne Harper, nominated by the President to be Chief Financial Officer, Environmental Protection Agency__

    Immediately following the Cloture Vote
    Tuesday, February 10
    11:00 a.m.
    The President's Room, (S-216), Capitol

    By Order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee. February 5, 1998.
    Rescheduling date: February 9, 1997


    February 3, 1998. Full committee hearing__

    The full Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a hearing to receive testimony from__

    Tuesday, February 3
    2:00 p.m.
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

    By Order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee, January 23, 1998.



    FIRST SESSION:

    January 21, 1998. Full committee field hearing.

    The Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a field hearing on environmental tobacco smoke__

    Latest notice: POSTPONED.

    Second notice: [Wednesday, January 21 at 10:00 am]
    Original notice: [Wednesday, January 21 at 9:30 am]
    Rhode Island Department of Health
    Cannon Building Auditorium

    3 Capitol Hill

    Providence, Rhode Island

  • By order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee, January 9, 1998.
  • Change of time of meeting advised on January 13, 1998.
  • Meeting postponed, January 20, 1997.
    December 9, 1997. Full committee field hearing.

    The Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a field hearing on possible water pollution by mythyl tertiary butyl ether__

    Tuesday, December 9
    9:30 a.m.
    Room 112, State Capitol Building
    Sacramento, California

    By order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee, November 24, 1997


    November 6, 1997. Full committee business meeting__

    The full Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a business meeting to consider H.R. 1787, Asian Elephant Conservation Act of 1997, and other pending business__

    Thursday, November 6
    9:30 a.m.
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

    By Order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee, November 3, 1997


    November 5, 1997. Subcomittee hearing__

    The Subcommittee on Transportation and Infrastructure will conduct a hearing to examine the General Services Administration proposal to construct or otherwise acquire a facility to house the headquarters of the Department of Transportation__

    Wednesday, November 5
    10:00 a.m.
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

    By Order of the Chairman, John W. Warner, October 31, 1997


    November 4, 1997. Full committee hearing__

    The full Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a hearing on S. 627, the African Elephant Conservation Act reauthorization, and S. 1287, the Asian Elephant Conservation Act of 1997__

    Tuesday, November 4
    2:00 p.m.
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

    By Order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee, October 31, 1997


    November 4, 1997. Subcommittee hearing__

    The Subcommittee on Transportation and Infrastructure will conduct a hearing on the status of Federal transportation programs in the absence of a multi-year reauthorization__

    Tuesday, November 4
    9:30 a.m.
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

    By Order of the Chairman, John W. Warner, October 31, 1997


    October 30, 1997. Full committee hearing__

    The full Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a hearing on evidentiary privileges or immunity from prosecution for voluntary environmental audits__

    Thursday, October 30
    9:30 a.m.
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

    By Order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee, October 23, 1997


    October 29, 1997. Full committee business meeting__

    The full Committee on Environment and Public Works will meet to consider pending business.__

    Wednesday, October 29
    9:30 a.m.
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

    By Order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee, October 24, 1997


    October 28, 1997. Full committee hearing__

    The full Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a hearing to receive testimony from Lt. Gen. Kenneth R. Wykle (Ret. Army), nominated by the President to be Administrator of the Federal Highway Administration.__

    Tuesday, October 28
    9:00 a.m.
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

    By Order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee, October 21, 1997


    October 23, 1997. Full committee hearing__

    The full Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a hearing on the Army Corps of Engineers flood control project at Devils Lake, North Dakota__

    Thursday, October 23
    9:00 a.m.
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

    By Order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee, October 8, 1997


    October 22, 1997. Subcommittee on Clean Air, Wetlands, Private Property, and Nuclear Safety__

    The Subcommitee on Clean Air, Wetlands, Private Property, and Nuclear Safety will conduct a hearing on S. 1084, the Ozone and Particulate Matter Research Act of 1997__

    Wednesday, October 22
    9:30 a.m.
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

    By Order of the Chairman, James M. Inhofe, October 10, 1997


    September 30, 1997. Full committee business meeting__

    The full Committee on Environment and Public Works will meet to consider S. 1180, the Endangered Species Recovery Act__

    Tuesday, September 30
    9:30 a.m.
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

    By Order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee, September 24, 1997


    September 24, 1997. Full committee business meeting__

    The full Committee on Environment and Public Works will meet to consider H.R. 2443, a bill to designate the Federal building located at 601 Fourth Street N.W., in the District of Columbia as the "Federal Bureau of Investigation Washington Field Office Memorial Building", in honor of William H. Christian, Jr., Martha Dixon Martinez, Michael J. Miller, Anthony Palmisano, and Edwin R. Woodriffe__

    Wednesday, September 24
    After the First Vote after 2:00 pm
    President's Room (S-216)

    By Order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee, September 23, 1997


    September 24, 1997. Full committee hearing continued__

    The full Committee on Environment and Public Works September 23 hearing on S. 1180, the Endangered Species Recovery Act, will continue__

    Wednesday, September 24
    9:30 a.m.
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

    By Order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee, September 23, 1997


    September 23, 1997. Full committee hearing__ The full Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a hearing on S. 1180, the Endangered Species Recovery Act__

    Tuesday, September 23
    9:30 a.m.
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

    By Order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee, September 16, 1997


    September 17, 1997. Full committee business meeting__ The Committee on Environment and Public Works will meet to consider the Intermodal Transportation Act of 1997, a bill to authorize funds for construction of highways, for highway safety programs, and for mass transit programs, and for other purposes, to be introduced Friday, September 12__

    Wednesday, September 17
    9:30 a.m.
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

    By Order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee, September 11, 1997


    September 4, 1997. Full committee hearing__ The Committee on Environment and Public Works will meet to conduct a hearing on S. 8, the Superfund Accelerated Cleanup Act__

    Thursday, September 4
    2:00 p.m.
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

    By Order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee, August 28, 1997


    July 30, 1997. Full committee hearing__ The Committee on Environment and Public Works will meet to conduct a hearing on the National Wildlife Refuge System Improvement Act of 1997__

    Wednesday, July 30
    9:30 a.m.
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

    By Order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee, July 23, 1997


    July 24, 1997. Full committee business meeting__ The Committee on Environment and Public Works will meet to consider the nomination of Jamie Rappaport Clark, nominated by the President to be Director, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, and other pending business__

    Thursday, July 24
    9:30 a.m.
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

    By Order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee, July 17, 1997


    July 24, 1997. Subcommittee Hearing__ The Subcommittee on Clean Air, Wetlands, Private Property, and Nuclear Safety will conduct a hearing on ozone and particulate matter standards promulgated by the Environmental Protection Agency__

    Thursday, July 24
    Immediately following the 9:30 a.m. Full Committee business meeting
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

    By Order of the Chairman, James M. Inhofe, July 17, 1997


    July 17, 1997. Full committee hearing__ The Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a hearing on climate change__

    Thursday, July 17
    10:00 a.m. NOTE TIME CHANGE FROM 9:30 to 10:00
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

    By Order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee, July 9, 1997


    July 16, 1997. Full committee hearing__ The Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a hearing on the nomination of Jamie Rappaport Clark to be Director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service__

    Wednesday, July 16
    9:30 a.m.
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

    By Order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee, July 9, 1997


    July 10, 1997. Full committee hearing__ The Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a hearing on climate change__

    Thursday, July 10
    9:30 a.m.
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

    By Order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee, July 1, 1997


    June 26, 1997. Subcommittee Hearing__Previously scheduled for June 12, 1997, and postponed by the Chairman on June 10, 1997.

    The Subcommittee on Clean Air, Wetlands, Private Property, and Nuclear Safety will conduct a hearing on recent administrative and judicial changes to Section 404 of the Federal Water Pollution Control Act__

    Thursday, June 26
    9:30 a.m.
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

    By Order of the Chairman, James M. Inhofe, June 13, 1997


    June 10, 1997. Full Committee Hearing.
    The full Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct an oversight hearing on the relationship between the Federal and State Governments in the enforcement of environmental laws__

    By Order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee


    June 6, 1997. Subcommittee Hearing.
    The Subcommittee on Transportation and Infrastructure will conduct a hearing on the reauthorization of the Intermodal Surface Transportation Act (ISTEA) and the replacement of the Woodrow Wilson Memorial Bridge__

    By Order of the Chairman, John W. Warner


    June 5, 1997. Full Committee Business Meeting.
    The full Committee on Environment and Public Works will meet to consider pending business.

    By Order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee


    June 4, 1997. Full Committee Hearing.
    The full Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a hearing to receive testimony from Michael J. Armstrong, nominated by the President to be an Associate Director of the Federal Emergency Management Agency __

    By Order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee


    May 7, 1997. Subcommittee Hearing.
    The Subcommittee on Transportation and Infrastructure will conduct a hearing on the reauthorization of the Intermodal Surface Transportation Act (ISTEA) __

    By Order of the Chairman, John W. Warner


    April 29, 1997. Subcommittee Hearing.
    The Subcommittee on Clean Air, Wetlands, Private Property, and Nuclear Safety will conduct a hearing on ozone and particulate matter standards proposed by the Environmental Protection Agency__

    Tuesday, April 29
    2:00 p.m.
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

    By Order of the Chairman, James M. Inhofe


    April 24, 1997. Subcommittee Hearing.
    The Subcommittee on Clean Air, Wetlands, Private Property, and Nuclear Safety will conduct a hearing on ozone and particulate matter standards proposed by the Environmental Protection Agency__

    Thursday, April 24
    9:30 a.m.
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

    By Order of the Chairman, James M. Inhofe


    April 21, 1997. Full Committee Field Hearing.
    The Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a field hearing on the reauthorization of the Intermodal Surface Transportation Act (ISTEA)__

    Monday, April 21
    9:30 a.m.
    Bobby Hackett Auditorium
    Community College of Rhode Island
    Knight Campus
    Warwick, Rhode Island

    By order of the Chairman, John H. Chafee


    April 7, 1997. Subcommittee Field Hearing.
    The Subcommittee on Transportation and Infrastructure will conduct a field hearing on the reauthorization of the Intermodal Surface Transportation Act (ISTEA)__

    Monday, April 7
    10:00 a.m.
    Alexander Hamilton U.S. Custom House
    1 Bowling Green
    New York, New York

    By order of the Chairman, John W. Warner


    March 28, 1997. Subcommittee Field Hearing.
    The Subcommittee on Transportation and Infrastructure will conduct a field hearing on the reauthorization of the Intermodal Surface Transportation Act (ISTEA)__

    Friday, March 28
    9:30 a.m.
    Board of County Commissioners Chambers
    Clark County Government Center
    Las Vegas, Nevada

    By order of the Chairman, John W. Warner


    March 26, 1997. Subcommittee Field Hearing.
    The Subcommittee on Transportation and Infrastructure will conduct a field hearing on the reauthorization of the Intermodal Surface Transportation Act (ISTEA)__

    Friday, March 26
    11:45 a.m.
    Courtroom # 4, 6th Floor
    U.S. District Court
    Western District of Missouri
    881 Grand Street
    Kansas City, Missouri

    By order of the Chairman, John W. Warner


    March 22, 1997. Subcommittee Field Hearing.
    The Subcommittee on Transportation and Infrastructure will conduct a field hearing on the reauthorization of the Intermodal Surface Transportation Act (ISTEA)__

    Saturday, March 22
    1:00 p.m.
    Boswell Auditorium
    College of Northern Idaho
    Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
    By order of the Chairman, John W. Warner


    March 20, 1997. Full Committee business meeting.
    The full Committee on Environment and Public Works will meet to consider the nominations of

    Johnny H. Hayes, nominated by the President to be a Member of the Board of Directors of the Tennessee Valley Authority;

    Judith M. Espinosa, nominated by the President to be a Member of the Board of Trustees of the Morris K. Udall Scholarship and Excellence in National Environmental Policy Foundation; and

    D. Michael Rappoport, nominated by the President to be a Member of the Board of Trustees of the Morris K. Udall Scholarship and Excellence in National Environmental Policy Foundation__

    Immediately following the first vote Thursday, March 20 *, in the President's Room, S-216, the Capitol.

    By Order of the Chairman John H. Chafee

    *If by noon it becomes clear there will be no floor votes, we will attempt to convene a quorum in 406 Dirksen at a time to be determined on March 20.


    March 19, 1997. Subcommittee Hearing.
    The Subcommittee on Transportation and Infrastructure will conduct a hearing on the Intermodal Surface Transportation Efficiency Act (ISTEA) and environmental programs ans statewide and metropolitan planning__

    Wednesday, March 19
    9:30 a.m.
    Hearing Room, SD-406

    By order of the Chairman, John W. Warner


    March 18, 1997. Full Committee Hearing.
    The full Committee on Environment and Public Works hearing previously scheduled for Wednesday, March 12 at 9:30 a.m., Hearing Room SD-406, to receive testimony on proposals to authorize state and local governments to enact flow control laws and to regulate the interstate transportation of solid waste has been rescheduled to__

    Tuesday, March 18
    9:30 a.m.
    Hearing Room, SD-406

    By order of the Chairman, John Chafee


    March 14, 1997. Full Committee Nominations Hearing.
    The Full Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a hearing to receive testimony from__

    Johnny H. Hayes, nominated by the President to be a member of the Board of Directors of the Tennessee Valley Authority;

    Brig. Gen. Robert Bernard Flowers, nominated by the President to be a member and president of the Mississippi River Commission;

    Judith M. Espinosa, nominated by the President to be a member of the Board of Trustees of the Morris K. Udall Scholarship and Excellence in National Environmental Policy Foundation;
    D. Michael Rappoport, nominated by the President to be a member of the Board of Trustees of the Morris K. Udall Scholarship and Excellence in National Environmental Policy Foundation.
    Friday, March 14
    9:30 a.m.
    Hearing Room, SD-406

    By order of the Chairman, John Chafee


    March 13, 1997. Subcommittee Hearing.
    The Subcommittee on Transportation and Infrastructure will conduct a hearing on the Intermodal Surface Transportation Efficiency Act (ISTEA) and program eligibility__

    Thursday, March 13
    9:30 a.m.
    Hearing Room, SD-406

    By order of the Chairman, John W. Warner


    March 6, 1997. Subcommittee Hearing.
    The Subcommittee on Transportation and Infrastructure will conduct a hearing on the Intermodal Surface Transportation Efficiency Act (ISTEA) and innovative transportation financing, technology, construction, and design practices __

    Thursday, March 6
    9:30 a.m.
    Hearing Room, SD-406

    By order of the Chairman, John W. Warner


    March 5, 1997. Subcommittee Hearing.
    The Subcommittee on Superfund, Waste Control, and Risk Assessment will conduct a hearing on the reauthorization of Superfund, inlcuding S. 8, the Superfund Cleanup Acceleration Act__

    Wednesday, March 5
    9:30 a.m.
    Hearing Room, SD-406

    By order of the Chairman, Bob Smith


    March 4, 1997. Subcommittee Hearing.
    The Subcommittee on Superfund, Waste Control, and Risk Assessment will conduct a hearing on liability and resource issues associated with the cleanup and redevelopment of abandoned or underutilized industrial and commercial properties, and how legislation currently pending before the Committee might affect these redevelopment efforts__

    Tuesday, March 4
    9:30 a.m.
    Hearing Room, SD-406

    By order of the Chairman, Bob Smith


    March 3, 1997. Subcommittee Field Hearing.
    The Subcommittee on Clean Air, Wetlands, Private Property, and Nuclear Safety will conduct a field hearing on the proposed changes to the NAAQS standards for ozone and particulate matter and the effects of the proposals on the States and local governments__

    Monday, March 3
    11.00 a.m.
    Oklahoma City Community College
    777 South May Road
    Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

    By order of the Chairman, James M. Inhofe


    February 26, 1997. Subcommittee Hearing.
    The Subcommittee on Transportation and Infrastructure will conduct a hearing on the Administration's proposal for the reauthorization of the Intermodal Surface Transportation Efficiency Act (ISTEA) and the performance of ISTEA's programs__

    Wednesday, February 26
    9:30 a.m.
    Hearing Room, SD-406

    By order of the Chairman, John W. Warner


    February 13, 1997. Subcommittee Hearing.
    The Subcommittee on Transportation and Infrastructure will conduct a hearing on the Intermodal Surface Transportation Efficiency Act and transportation trends, infrastructure funding requirements, and transportation's impact on the economy__

    Tuesday, February 13
    2:00 p.m.
    Hearing Room, SD-406

    By order of the Chairman, John W. Warner


    February 12, 1997. Full Committee Hearing.
    The full Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a hearing to receive testimony from Carol M. Browner, Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency, on the ozone and particulate matter standards proposed by the Environmental Protection Agency__

    Wednesday, February 12
    9:30 a.m.
    Hearing Room, SD-406

    By order of the Chairman, John Chafee


    February 5, 1997. Subcommittee Hearing.
    The Subcommittee on Clean Air, Wetlands, Private Property, and Nuclear Safety will conduct a hearing on ozone and particulate matter standards proposed by the Environmental Protection Agency__

    Wednesday, February 5
    9:30 a.m.
    Hearing Room, SD-406

    By order of the Chairman, James M. Inhofe


    January 31, 1997. Full Committee Hearing.
    The full Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct an informational hearing to receive testimony from Rodney E. Slater, nominated by the President to be Secretary, Department of Transportation__

    Friday, January 31
    9:30 a.m.
    Hearing Room, SD-406

    By order of the Chairman, John Chafee


    January 28, 1997. Full Committee Business Meeting.
    The full Committee on Environment and Public Works will meet to organize and adopt Committee rules__

    Tuesday, January 28
    9:30 a.m.
    Hearing Room, SD-406

    By order of the Chairman, John Chafee