SubCommittees - Subcommittee

Clean Air and Nuclear Safety


Subcommittee Members
Democrats
Sheldon Whitehouse
(Chairman)
Thomas R. Carper
Benjamin L. Cardin
Bernard Sanders
Tom Udall
Edward Markey
Republicans
Jeff Sessions
(Ranking Member)
John Barrasso
Mike Crapo
Roger F. Wicker
John Boozman
 
Recent Hearings
July 29, 2014 - Subcommittee on Clean Air and Nuclear Safety entitled, "Examining the Threats Posed by Climate Change.” [view]
June 18, 2014 - Subcommittee on Clean Air and Nuclear Safety hearing entitled, “Climate Change: The Need to Act Now.” [view]
January 30, 2014 - UPDATED TIME: Full and Subcommittee on Clean Air and Nuclear Safety hearing entitled, “Oversight Hearing: NRC’s Implementation of the Fukushima Near-Term Task Force Recommendations and other Actions to Enhance and Maintain Nuclear Safety.” [view]
December 11, 2013 - UPDATED TIME: Full and Subcommittee on Clean Air and Nuclear Safety hearing entitled, “Oversight Hearing on Domestic Renewable Fuels” [view]
November 21, 2013 - Full and Subcommittee on Clean Air and Nuclear Safety joint hearing entitled, “Oversight Hearing: NRC’s Implementation of the Fukushima Near-Term Task Force Recommendations and other Actions to Enhance and Maintain Nuclear Safety.” [view]
September 24, 2013 - Subcommittee on Clean Air and Nuclear Safety hearing entitled, “Black Carbon – A Global Health Problem with Low-Cost Solutions.” [view]
September 12, 2012 - Full and Subcommittee on Clean Air and Nuclear Safety joint hearing entitled, "Oversight Hearing: NRC’s Implementation of Recommendations for Enhancing Nuclear Reactor Safety in the 21st Century." [view]
June 19, 2012 - Subcommittee on Clean Air and Nuclear Safety hearing entitled, “Review of Recent Environmental Protection Agency Air Standards for Hydraulically Fractured Natural Gas Wells and Oil and Natural Gas Storage.” [view]
June 7, 2012 - Subcommittee on Clean Air and Nuclear Safety hearing entitled, “Recommendations from the Blue Ribbon Commission on America’s Nuclear Future for a Consent-Based Approach to Siting Nuclear Waste Storage and Management Facilities.” [view]
April 17, 2012 - Subcommittee on Clean Air and Nuclear Safety hearing entitled, "Review of Mercury Pollution’s Impacts on Public Health and the Environment.” [view]
March 20, 2012 - Subcommittee on Clean Air and Nuclear Safety hearing entitled, "Oversight: Review of the Environmental Protection Agency’s Mercury and Air Toxics Standards (MATS) for Power Plants.” [view]
March 15, 2012 - Full and Subcommittee on Clean Air and Nuclear Safety joint hearing entitled, "Lessons from Fukushima One Year Later: NRC’s Implementation of Recommendations for Enhancing Nuclear Reactor Safety in the 21st Century." [view]
December 15, 2011 - Full and Subcommittee on Clean Air and Nuclear Safety joint hearing entitled, "Review of the NRC’s Near-Term Task Force Recommendations for Enhancing Reactor Safety in the 21st Century." [view]
August 2, 2011 - Full Committee and Subcommittee on Clean Air and Nuclear Safety joint hearing entitled, "Review of the NRC’s Near-Term Task Force Recommendations for Enhancing Reactor Safety in the 21st Century." [view]
June 30, 2011 - Subcommittee on Clean Air and Nuclear Safety hearing entitled, "Oversight: Review of EPA Regulations Replacing the Clean Air Interstate Rule (CAIR) and the Clean Air Mercury Rule (CAMR)." [view]
June 16, 2011 - Full Committee and Subcommittee on Clean Air and Nuclear Safety joint hearing entitled, "Oversight Hearing: the Nuclear Regulatory Commission’s Preliminary Results of the Nuclear Safety Review in the United States following the Emergency at the Fukushima Daiichi Power Plant in Japan." [view]
June 8, 2011 - Subcommittee on Clean Air and Nuclear Safety and Subcommittee on Children’s Health and Environmental Responsibility joint hearing entitled, "Air Quality and Children’s Health." [view]
May 12, 2011 - Subcommittee on Clean Air and Nuclear Safety hearing entitled, "Federal Efforts to Protect Public Health by Reducing Diesel Emissions." [view]
April 12, 2011 - Full Committee and Subcommittee on Clean Air and Nuclear Safety joint hearing entitled, "Review of the Nuclear Emergency in Japan and Implications for the U.S.” [view]
March 17, 2011 - Subcommittee on Clean Air and Nuclear Safety and Subcommittee on Green Jobs and the New Economy joint hearing entitled, “Clean Air Act and Jobs.” [view]
July 22, 2010 - Subcommittee on Clean Air and Nuclear Safety hearing entitled, "Oversight: EPA’s Proposal for Federal Implementation Plans to Reduce Interstate Transport of Fine Particulate Matter and Ozone." [view]
May 5, 2010 - Subcommittee on Clean Air and Nuclear Safety hearing entitled, "Oversight Hearing: Nuclear Regulatory Commission." [view]
March 4, 2010 - Full Committee and Subcommittee on Clean Air and Nuclear Safety Joint Hearing entitled, “Legislative Hearing: S. 2995, The Clean Air Act Amendments of 2010.” [view]
July 9, 2009 - Subcommittee on Clean Air and Nuclear Safety hearing entitled, “Oversight: Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Air Regulations – One Year after the CAIR and CAMR Federal Court Decisions.” [view]
April 1, 2009 - Subcommittee on Clean Air and Nuclear Safety hearing entitled, "Oversight - the Environmental Protection Agency’s Renewable Fuel Standard." [view]
Jurisdiction
Clean Air Act, Indoor Air, Tennessee Valley Authority, Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Nuclear Plant Safety
Majority Office
410 Dirksen Senate Office Bldg.Washington, DC 20510-6175
phone: 202-224-8832
Minority Office
456 Dirksen Senate Office Bldg.Washington, DC 20510-6175
phone: 202-224-6176