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Environment and Public Works
 
109th Congress | Convened January 4, 2005
 

Meeting Notices

November 17, 2004. Full committee business meeting. To authorize various projects included in GSA's Fiscal Year 2005 Capital Investment and Leasing Program, to authorize various courthouse construction projects, and to consider various Army Corps of Engineers study resolutions.

September 24, 2004. Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, and Water hearing. To conduct oversight and review state and private programs for sage grouse conservation.

August 23, 2004. Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, and Water field hearing. To conduct oversight of the Endangered Species Act and examine ideas to improve current law. Casper, Wyoming.

July 26, 2004. Full committee field hearing. To examine the cost of clean water and drinking water regulations to municipalities. Tulsa, Oklahoma

June 23, 2004. Full committee business meeting. Water Infrastructure, Water Resources Development Act, Economic Development Administration reathorization, Migratory Birds, Committee water and public building resolutions, and other business.

May 20, 2004. --RESCHEDULED--Subcommittee on Clean Air, Climate Change, and Nuclear Safety hearing. Oversight of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.

May 12, 2004. Full committee hearing. Environmental regulatory framework affecting oil refining and gasoline policy.

April 28, 2004. Full committee hearing. Reauthorization of the Economic Development Administration.

April 7, 2004. Full committee business meeting. Nominations and other business.

April 7, 2004. Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, and Water hearing. Detection of lead in the District of Columbia's drinking water.

April 6, 2004. Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, and Water hearing. S. 1366, the Chronic Wasting Disease Financial Assistance Act of 2003.

April 1, 2004. Subcommittee on Clean Air, Climate Change, and Nuclear Safety hearing. Implementation of the National Ambient Air Quality Standards for Particulate Matter and Ozone.

March 31, 2004. Subcommittee on Transportation and Infrastructure hearing. Role of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.

March 31, 2004. Full committee hearing. Nominations.

March 24, 2004. Full committee hearing. Environmental impacts of natural gas supply.

March 23, 2004. Full committee hearing. Convention on Law of the Sea.

March 10, 2004. Full committee hearing and business meeting. EPA FY 2005 Budget.

March 3, 2004. Full committee hearing. Oversight of EPA Grants.

November 5, 2003. --RESCHEDULED-- Full committee business meeting. Federal highway program reauthorization bill, S. 1072.

October 23, 2003. Full committee business meeting. Chemical Security Act, S. 994.

October 17, 2003. Full committee business meeting. Nomination of Michael O. Leavitt and other pending business.

October 16, 2003. Full committee business meeting. Nomination of Michael O. Leavitt and other pending business.

October 15, 2003. Full committee business meeting. Nomination of Michael O. Leavitt and other pending business.

October 1, 2003. Full committee business meeting. Nomination of Michael O. Leavitt and other pending business.

September 24, 2003. Subcommittee on Clean Air, Climate Change, and Nuclear Safety hearing. Federal Emergency Management Agency.

September 18, 2003.--RESCHEDULED to September 23-- Full committee business meeting, to be followed by a hearing. Consider measure to extend TEA-21 for five months; nomination hearing for Michael O. Leavitt.

September 16, 2003. Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, and Water hearing. Implementation of the Clean Water Act.

August 26, 2003. Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, and Water field hearing, Boise, ID. Bull trout recovery under the Endangered Species Act.

August 25, 2003. Full committee field hearing, Cleveland, OH. Great Lakes protection and restoration.

August 14, 2003. Full committee field hearing, Medford, OR. Transportation Issues in Oregon.

August 11, 2003. Full committee field hearing, Brownsville, TX. Transportation Needs in the Southern Texas Border.

July 30, 2003. Full committee business meeting.

July 29, 2003. Full committee hearing. Examination of climate history and the science related to mercury emissions.

July 17, 2003. Full committee hearing. Impact of importation of exotic species on public health.

July 8, 2003. Subcommittee on Clean Air, Climate Change, and Nuclear Safety hearing. Reduction of Carbon Dioxide by Agricultural Sequestration.

June 25, 2003. Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife and Water hearing. Consulting process required by Section 7 of the Endangered Species Act.

June 24, 2003. Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife and Water hearing. Implementation of the National Marine Fisheries Service's 2000 Biological Opinion.

June 17, 2003. Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife and Water hearing. -- S.525, the National Aquatic Invasive Species Act of 2003, a bill to reauthorize the Nonindigenous Aquatic Nuisance Prevention and Control Act.

June 10, 2003. Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife and Water hearing. -- Regulatory and legal status of Federal jurisdiction of navigable waters under the Clean Water Act.

June 5, 2003. Subcommittee on Clean Air, Climate Change, and Nuclear Safety hearing. -- Clear Skies Act, S. 485.

May 20, 2003. Subcommittee on Transportation and Infrastructure hearing. -- SAFETEA highway bill.

May 15, 2003. Full committee business meeting. -- To consider S. 994, S. 1039, and S. 1043.

May 8, 2003. Subcommittee on Clean Air, Climate Change, and Nuclear Safety, Clear Skies Act, S. 485. --

April 23, 2003. [POSTPONED] Subcommittee field hearing, Boise, Idaho. National Marine Fisheries Service's 2000 Biological Opinion for listed anadromous fish. --

April 14, 2003. Full committee field hearing, Palmer, Alaska. Transportation infrastructure needs in Alaska. --

April 10, 2003. Subommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, and Water hearing. Critical habitat designations under the Endangered Species Act.

April 9, 2003. Full committee business meeting.

April 8, 2003. Subcommittee on Clean Air, Climate Change, and Nuclear Safety hearing. Clear Skies Act of 2003, S. 485. --

April 7, 2003. Full committee field hearing. State of Illinois' transportation needs. --

April 2, 2003. Full committee. Issues relating to military encroachment. --

April 1, 2003. [RESCHEDULED from March 26, 2003] Full committee. Nominations. --

March 20, 2003. Subcommittee on Clean Air, Climate Change, and Nuclear Safety. Clean Air Act: Fuel additives and renewable fuels. --

March 18, 2003. Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, and Water. FY 2004 Budget for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service --

March 13, 2003. Subcommittee on Clean Air, Climate Change, and Nuclear Safety. CMAQ and Conformity Programs --

February 27, 2003. Subcommittee on Transportation and Infrastructure hearing. FY 2004 Federal Highway Administration Budget --

February 26, 2003. Full committee hearing. FY 2004 EPA Budget --

February 13, 2003. Subcommittee on Clean Air, Climate Change, and Nuclear Safety hearing. Nuclear Regulatory Commission oversight --

February 12, 2003. Full committee business meeting. S. 195, Underground Storage Tank Compliance Act of 2003 --

January 29, 2003. Full committee business meeting. Organizational matters --


November 17, 2004. Full committee business meeting.

The Environment and Public Works Committee will conduct a business meeting to consider the following items:

Committee Resolutions:

  • To authorize various projects included in GSA's Fiscal Year 2005 Capital Investment and Leasing Program
  • To authorize various courthouse construction projects
  • To consider various Army Corps of Engineers study resolutions
  • Wednesday, November 17, 2004
    2:30 pm
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

    By Order of the Chairman, James M. Inhofe, November 10, 2004


    September 24, 2004. Subcommittee hearing.

    The Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, and Water will conduct an oversight hearing to review state and private programs for sage grouse conservation.

    Friday, September 24, 2004
    9:00 am
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

    By Order of the Chairman, Michael D. Crapo, September 17, 2004


    August 23, 2004. Subcommittee field hearing.

    The Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, and Water will conduct an oversight field hearing on the Endangered Species Act and examine ideas to improve current law.

    Monday, August 23, 2004
    9:00 am
    Wyoming Oil and Gas Conservation Commission
    Hearing Room
    2211 King Blvd.
    Casper, WY 82604

    By Order of the Chairman, Michael D. Crapo, August 12, 2004


    July 26, 2004. Full committee field hearing.

    The Committee on Environment and Public Works will hold a hearing to examine the cost of clean water and drinking water regulations to municipalities.

    Monday, July 26, 2004
    1:00 pm
    Price-Turpen Courtroom, College of Law
    University of Tulsa
    3120 E. 4th Place
    Tulsa, OK

    By Order of the Chairman, James M. Inhofe, July 19, 2004


    June 23, 2004. Full committee business meeting.

    The Environment and Public Works Committee will conduct a business meeting to consider the following items:

    Legislation:

  • S. 2495, the Dingell-Johnson Sport Fish Restoration Act Reauthorization.
  • S. 2350, a bill to establish the Long Island Sound Stewardship System.
  • H.R. 2408, a bill to amend the Fish and Wildlife Act of 1956 to reauthorize volunteer programs and community partnerships for national wildlife refuges, and for other purposes.
  • S. 2547, the Migratory Bird Treaty Reform Act of 2004.
  • S. ____, a bill to provide for the consideration and development of water and related resources, to authorize the Secretary of the Army to construct various projects for improvements to rivers and harbors of the United States, and for other purposes.
  • S. 1134, a bill to reauthorize and improve the programs authorized by the Public Works and Economic Development Act of 1965.
  • S ____, the Water Infrastructure Financing Act.
  • H.R. 1572, a bill to designate the United States courthouse located at 100 North Palafox Street in Pensacola, Florida, as the "Winston E. Arnow United States Courthouse".
  • S. 2385, a bill to designate the United States courthouse at South Federal Place in Santa Fe, New Mexico, as the "Santiago E. Campos United States Courthouse".
  • S. 2398, a bill to designate the Federal building located at 324 Twenty-Fifth Street in Ogden, Utah, as the James V. Hansen Federal Building.
  • Committee Resolutions:
  • To authorize GSA's remaining FY04 Capital Investment and Leasing Program
  • To authorize a lease prospectus for the U.S. Navy
  • To authorize Courthouse projects funded in FY04
  • To direct GSA to prepare a Report of Building Project Survey
  • Wednesday, June 23, 2004
    9:30 am
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

    By Order of the Chairman, James M. Inhofe, June 18, 2004


    May 20, 2004. Subcommittee on Clean Air, Climate Change, and Nuclear Safety hearing.

    The Subcommittee on Clean Air, Climate Change, and Nuclear Safety will conduct an oversight hearing on the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.

    Thursday, May 20, 2004
    9:30 am--RESCHEDULED to 10:30 am--
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

    By Order of the Chairman, George V. Voinovich, May 13, 2004


    May 12, 2004. Full committee hearing.

    The Committee on Environment and Public Works will hold a hearing to examine the environmental regulatory framework affecting oil refining and gasoline policy.

    Wednesday, May 12, 2004
    9:30 am
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

    By Order of the Chairman, James M. Inhofe, May 5, 2004


    April 28, 2004. Full committee hearing.

    The Committee on Environment and Public Works will hold a hearing to receive testimony on the reauthorization of the Economic Development Administration.

    Wednesday, April 28, 2004
    9:30 am
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

    By Order of the Chairman, James M. Inhofe, March 21, 2004


    April 7, 2004. Full committee business meeting.

    The Environment and Public Works Committee will conduct a business meeting to consider the following items:

    Nominations:

  • Stephen L. Johnson to be Deputy Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency;
  • Ann R. Klee to be General Counsel of the Environmental Protection Agency;
  • Charles Johnson to be Chief Financial Officer of the Environmental Protection Agency;
  • Benjamin Grumbles to be Assistant Administrator for the Office of Water of the Environmental Protection Agency; and
  • Gary Lee Visscher to be a Member of Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board
  • Legislation:

  • S. 1814, a bill to transfer federal lands between the Secretary of Agriculture and the Secretary of the Interior;
  • S. 441, a bill to direct the Administrator of General Services to convey to Fresno County, California, the existing Federal courthouses in that county; and
  • S. _____, a bill to designate the Orville Wright Federal Building and the Wilbur Wright Federal Building in Washington, District of Columbia.
  • Committee Resolution:
    Departee Creek Watershed, Arkansas

    Wednesday, April 7, 2004
    2:00 pm
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

    By Order of the Chairman, James M. Inhofe, April 2, 2004


    April 7, 2004. Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, and Water hearing.

    The Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, and Water will hold an oversight hearing on the detection of lead in D.C. drinking water, focusing on needed improvements in public communications and the status of short-and long-term solutions.

    Wednesday, April 7, 2004
    2:30 pm
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

    By Order of the Chairman, Michael D. Crapo, March 31, 2004


    April 6, 2004. Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, and Water hearing.

    The Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, and Water will conduct a legislative hearing regarding S. 1366, the Chronic Wasting Disease Financial Assistance Act of 2003, and to consider views on the subject of chronic wasting disease.

    Tuesday, April 6, 2004
    9:30 am
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

    By Order of the Chairman, Michael D. Crapo, March 30, 2004


    April 1, 2004. Subcommittee on Clean Air, Climate Change, and Nuclear Safety hearing.

    The Subcommittee on Clean Air, Climate Change, and Nuclear Safety will conduct an oversight hearing on the implementation of the National Ambient Air Quality Standards for Particulate Matter and Ozone.

    Thursday, April 1, 2004
    9:30 am
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

    By Order of the Chairman, George V. Voinovich, March 25, 2004


    March 31, 2004. Subcommittee on Transportation and Infrastructure hearing.

    The Subcommittee on Transportation and Infrastructure will conduct a hearing to consider the role of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in meeting the nation's water resource needs in the 21st century.

    Wednesday, March 31, 2004
    1:30 pm
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

    By Order of the Chairman, Christopher S. Bond, March 23, 2004


    March 31, 2004. Full committee hearing.

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

    • Stephen L. Johnson, to be Deputy Administrator, EPA;
    • Ann R. Klee, to be General Counsel, EPA;
    • Charles Johnson, to be Chief Financial Officer, EPA;
    • Benjamin Grumbles, to be Assistant Administrator for the Office of Water, EPA; and
    • Gary Lee Visscher, to be a Member of the Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board.

    Wednesday, March 31, 2004
    9:30 am
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

    By Order of the Chairman, James M. Inhofe, March 23, 2004


    March 24, 2004. Full committee hearing.

    The Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a hearing to examine the environmental impacts on the U.S. natural gas supply.

    Wednesday, March 24, 2004
    10:00 am
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

    By Order of the Chairman, James M. Inhofe, March 17, 2004


    March 23, 2004. Full committee hearing.

    The Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct an oversight hearing to examine the "United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea".

    Tuesday, March 23, 2004
    2:00 pm
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

    By Order of the Chairman, James M. Inhofe, March 16, 2004


    March 10, 2004. Full committee hearing.

    The full Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct an hearing to receive testimony regarding EPA FY 2005 budget.

    Wednesday, March 10, 2004
    9:30 am
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

    By Order of the Chairman, James M. Inhofe, March 3, 2004


    March 3, 2004. Full committee hearing.

    The full Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct an oversight hearing to receive testimony regarding grants management within the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.

    Wednesday, March 3, 2004
    9:30 am
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

    By Order of the Chairman, James M. Inhofe, February 25, 2004


    November 5, 2003. [--RESCHEDULED to November 12--] Full committee business meeting.

    S. 1072, a bill to authorize funds for Federal-aid highways, highway safety programs, and transit programs, and for other purposes

    Wednesday, November [12], 2003
    9:30 am
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

    By Order of the Chairman, James M. Inhofe, October 24, 2003
    Date schedule was changed, October 29, 2003


    October 23, 2003. Full committee business meeting.

    The full Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a business meeting to consider S. 994, the Chemical Security Act of 2003.

    Thursday, October 23, 2003
    9:30 am
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

    By Order of the Chairman, James M. Inhofe, October 15, 2003


    October 17, 2003. Full committee business meeting.

    The full Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a business meeting to consider the following:

    Legislation:

  • S. 1643, A bill to exempt certain coastal barrier property from financial assistance and flood insurance limitations under the Coastal Barriers Resources Act and the National Flood Act of 1968.
  • S. 1066, A bill to correct a technical error from Unit T-07 of the John H. Chafee Coastal Barrier Resources System.
  • S. 1663, To replace certain Coastal Barrier Resources System maps.
  • S. 1669, To reauthorize the Dingell-Johnson Sport Fish Restoration Act.

    Nomination:
    Hon. Michael O. Leavitt to be Administrator, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.

    Friday, October 17, 2003
    9:30 am
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

    By Order of the Chairman, James M. Inhofe, October 2, 2003


    October 16, 2003. Full committee business meeting.

    The full Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a business meeting to consider the following:

    Legislation:

  • S. 1643, A bill to exempt certain coastal barrier property from financial assistance and flood insurance limitations under the Coastal Barriers Resources Act and the National Flood Act of 1968.
  • S. 1066, A bill to correct a technical error from Unit T-07 of the John H. Chafee Coastal Barrier Resources System.
  • S. 1663, To replace certain Coastal Barrier Resources System maps.
  • S. 1669, To reauthorize the Dingell-Johnson Sport Fish Restoration Act.

    Nomination:
    Hon. Michael O. Leavitt to be Administrator, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.

    Thursday, October 16, 2003
    9:30 am
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

    By Order of the Chairman, James M. Inhofe, October 2, 2003


    October 15, 2003. Full committee business meeting.

    The full Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a business meeting to consider the following:

    Legislation:

  • S. 1643, A bill to exempt certain coastal barrier property from financial assistance and flood insurance limitations under the Coastal Barriers Resources Act and the National Flood Act of 1968.
  • S. 1066, A bill to correct a technical error from Unit T-07 of the John H. Chafee Coastal Barrier Resources System.
  • S. 1663, To replace certain Coastal Barrier Resources System maps.
  • S. 1669, To reauthorize the Dingell-Johnson Sport Fish Restoration Act.

    Nomination:
    Hon. Michael O. Leavitt to be Administrator, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.

    Wednesday, October 15, 2003
    9:30 am
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

    By Order of the Chairman, James M. Inhofe, October 2, 2003


    October 1, 2003. Full committee business meeting.

    The full Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a business meeting to consider the following:

    Legislation:

  • S. 1643, A bill to exempt certain coastal barrier property from financial assistance and flood insurance limitations under the Coastal Barriers Resources Act and the National Flood Act of 1968.
  • S. 1066, A bill to correct a technical error from Unit T-07 of the John H. Chafee Coastal Barrier Resources System.
  • S. 1663, To replace certain Coastal Barrier Resources System maps.
  • S. 1669, To reauthorize the Dingell-Johnson Sport Fish Restoration Act.

    Nomination:
    Hon. Michael O. Leavitt to be Administrator, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.

    Wednesday, October 1, 2003
    9:30 am
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

    By Order of the Chairman, James M. Inhofe, September 26, 2003


    September 24, 2003. Subcommittee on Clean Air, Climate Change, and Nuclear Safety hearing.

    The Subcommittee on Clean Air, Climate Change, and Nuclear Safety will conduct a hearing to examine the findings of the General Accounting Office concerning the Federal Emergency Management Agency's financial allocations and activities after the terrorist attacks on September 11th and to conduct oversight on the Federal Emergency Management Agency's effectiveness since becoming part of the Department of Homeland Security.

    Wednesday, September 24, 2003
    9:00 am
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

    By Order of the Chairman, George V. Voinovich, September 14, 2003


    September 23, 2003. ORIGINALLY SCHEDULED FOR SEPTEMBER 18. Full committee business meeting, followed by nomination hearing.

    The full Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a business meeting to consider a bill to extend the authority of TEA-21 (Transportation Equity Act for the 21st Century) for five months. The full committee hearing to consider the nomination of Michael O. Leavitt, to be Administrator of the Environment Protection Agency, will immediately follow.

    Tuesday, September 23, 2003
    9:00 am
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

    By Order of the Chairman, James M. Inhofe, September 11; September 15; September 17, 2003


    September 16, 2003. Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, and Water hearing.

    The Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, and Water will conduct an oversight hearing on the implementation of the Clean Water Act.

    Tuesday September 16, 2003
    9:30 am
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

    By Order of the Chairman, Michael D. Crapo, September 9, 2003


    August 26, 2003. Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, and Water field hearing.

    The Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, and Water will conduct a hearing to examine the cooperation with States on bull trout recovery under the Endangered Species Act.

    Tuesday, August 26, 2003
    1:30 pm
    Boise City Council Chambers
    150 N. Capitol Boulevard
    Boise, Idaho

     

    By Order of the Chairman, Michael D. Crapo, August 11, 2003


    August 25, 2003. Full committee field hearing.

    The Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a field hearing to examine the current and future efforts to restore and protect the Great Lakes.

    Monday, August 25, 2003
    10:00 am
    Great Lakes Science Center
    601 Erieside Avenue
    Cleveland, Ohio 44114

     

    By Order of the Chairman, James M. Inhofe, August 7, 2003


    August 14, 2003. Full committee field hearing.

    The Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a field hearing to examine "The Transportation Bill: The Road to Reviving Oregon's Economy."

    Thursday, August 14, 2003
    9:00 - 11:00 am
    City Council Chambers
    411 West Eighth Street
    Medford, Oregon 97501

     

    By Order of the Chairman, James M. Inhofe, August 7, 2003


    August 11, 2003. Full committee field hearing.

    The Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a field hearing to examine transportation investment along the Southern Texas Border; building upon TEA-21.

    Monday, August 11, 2003
    10:30 am - 12:30 pm
    University of Texas at Brownsville (UTB)
    Science Education Technology Building
    Lecture Hall
    80 Fort Brown
    Brownsville, Texas 78521

     

    By Order of the Chairman, James M. Inhofe, August 4, 2003


    July 30, 2003. Full committee business meeting.

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

     

    S. 930, Emergency Preparedness and Response Act of 2003

    S. 1279, Disaster Area Health and Environmental Monitoring Act of 2003

    GSA resolutions (to authorize the FY 2004 Capital and Investment Leasing Program)

    H.R.274, Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge Expansion Act

    S. 269, Captive Wildlife Safety Act

    S. 551, Southern Ute and Colorado Intergovernmental Agreement Implementation Act of 2003

    To be introduced - Recycled Oil Bill

    S. 793, A bill to provide for increased energy savings and environmental benefits through the increased use of recovered mineral component in federally funded projects involving procurement of cement or concrete.

    H.R. 1018, To designate the building located at 1 Federal Plaza in New York, New York, as the "James L. Watson United States Court of International Trade Building"

    H.R. 281, A bill to designate the Federal building and United States courthouse located at 200 West 2nd Street in Dayton, Ohio, as the "Tony Hall Federal Building and United States Courthouse".

    S. 1210, Marine Turtle Conservation Act of 2003

    S. 1425, A bill to amend the Safe Drinking Water Act to reauthorize the New York City Watershed Protection Program.

    To be introduced - POPS implementing bill

    Wednesday, July 30, 2003
    9:30 am
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

     

    By Order of the Chairman, James M. Inhofe, July 25, 2003


    July 29, 2003. Full committee hearing.

    The Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a hearing to examine climate history and its implications, and the science underlying fate, transport, and health effects of mercury emissions.

    Tuesday, July 29, 2003
    9:00 am
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

     

    By Order of the Chairman, James M. Inhofe, July 22, 2003


    July 17, 2003. Full committee hearing.

    The Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a hearing to examine the importation of exotic species and the impact on public health and safety.

    Thursday, July 17, 2003
    9:30 am
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

     

    By Order of the Chairman, James M. Inhofe, July 10, 2003


    July 8, 2003. Subcommittee on Clean Air, Climate Change, and Nuclear Safety hearing.

    The Subcommittee on Clean Air, Climate Change, and Nuclear Safety will conduct a hearing to examine agricultural sequestration of carbon.

    Tuesday, July 8, 2003
    9:30 am
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

     

    By Order of the Chairman, George V. Voinovich, June 27, 2003


    June 25, 2003. Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, and Water hearing.

    The Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, and Water will conduct an oversight hearing to examine the consulting process required by Section 7 of the Endangered Species Act.

    Wednesday, June 25, 2003
    9:30 am
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

     

    By Order of the Chairman, Michael D. Crapo, June 18, 2003


    June 24, 2003. Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, and Water hearing.

    The Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, and Water will conduct a hearing to examine implementation of the National Marine Fisheries Service's 2000 Biological Opinion for listed anadromous fish regarding operation of the Federal Columbia River Power System.

    Tuesday, June 24, 2003
    9:30 am
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

     

    By Order of the Chairman, Michael D. Crapo, June 17, 2003


    June 17, 2003. Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, and Water hearing.

    The Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, and Water will conduct a legislative hearing to receive testimony on S.525, the National Aquatic Invasive Species Act of 2003, a bill to reauthorize the Nonindigenous Aquatic Nuisance Prevention and Control Act.

    Tuesday, June 17, 2003
    9:30 am
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

     

    By Order of the Chairman, Michael D. Crapo, June 10, 2003


    June 10, 2003. Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, and Water hearing.

    The Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, and Water will conduct a hearing to receive testimony regarding the current regulatory and legal status of federal jurisdiction of navigable waters under the Clean Water Act, in light of the issues raised by the Supreme Court in Solid Waste Agency of Northern Cook County v. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, No. 99-1178.

    Tuesday, June 10, 2003
    9:30 am
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

     

    By Order of the Chairman, Michael D. Crapo, June 3, 2003


    June 5, 2003. Subcommittee on Clean Air, Climate Change, and Nuclear Safety hearing.

    The Subcommittee on Clean Air, Climate Change, and Nuclear Safety will examine emissions-control technologies and utility-sector investment issues in the bill, the Clear Skies Act, S. 485.

    Thursday, June 5, 2003
    9:30 am
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

     

    By Order of the Chairman, George V. Voinovich, May 28, 2003


    May 20, 2003. Subcommittee on Transportation and Infrastructure hearing.

    The Subcommittee on Transportation and Infrastructure will conduct a hearing to review the Safe, Accountable, Flexible, and Efficient Transportation Equity Act of 2003, the Administration's proposal to reauthorize TEA-21.

    Tuesday, May 20, 2003
    2:00 pm
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

     

    By Order of the Chairman, Christopher S. Bond, May 14, 2003


    May 15, 2003. Full committee business meeting.

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

    S. 994, Chemical Security Bill, a bill to protect human health and the environment from the release of hazardous substances by acts of terrorism;

    S. 1039, A bill to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to enhance the security of wastewater treatment works; and

    S. 1043, A bill to provide for the security of commercial nuclear power plants and facilities designated by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.

    Thursday, May 15, 2003
    9:30 am
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

     

    By Order of the Chairman, James M. Inhofe, May 13, 2003

  • May 8, 2003. Subcommittee on Clean Air, Climate Change, and Nuclear Safety hearing.

    The Subcommittee on Clean Air, Climate Change, and Nuclear Safety will conduct a hearing to receive testimony regarding S. 485, Clear Skies legislation.

    Thursday, May 8, 2003
    9:30 am
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

     

    By Order of the Chairman, George V. Voinovich, May 1, 2003

  • April 23, 2003 [POSTPONED]. Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, and Water field hearing.

    The Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, and Water will conduct a hearing to examine implementation of the National Marine Fisheries Service's 2000 Biological Opinion for listed anadromous fish regarding operation of the Federal Columbia River Power System.

    [POSTPONED]
    10:00 am
    Les Bois Room (City Council Chambers), 3rd Floor
    Boise City Council
    150 North Capitol Boulevard
    Boise, Idaho

     

    By Order of the Chairman, Michael D. Crapo, April 11, 2003
    Date meeting postponed, April 16, 2003

  • April 14, 2003. Full committee field hearing.

    The full Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a hearing to receive testimony regarding transportation infrastructure needs in Alaska and the upcoming reauthorization of the Federal highway program.

    Monday, April 14, 2003
    Matanuska-Susitna Borough Assembly Chamber
    9:30 am
    350 E. Dahlia Avenue
    Palmer, Alaska

     

    By Order of the Chairman, James M. Inhofe, April 3, 2003

  • April 10, 2003. Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, and Water hearing.

    The Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, and Water will conduct an oversight hearing to examine the designation of critical habitat under the Endangered Species Act.

    Thursday, April 10, 2003
    9:30 am
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

     

    By Order of the Chairman, Michael D. Crapo, April 3, 2003

  • April 9, 2003. Full committee business meeting.

    The Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a business meeting to consider the following items:

    Legislation:

    H.R. 145, Ted Weiss Federal Building
    S. 703, Carl T. Curtis National Park Service Midwest Regional Headquarters Building
    S. 763, Birch Bayh Federal Building and United States Courthouse
    S. 616, Mercury Reduction Act of 2003
    S. 515, Ombudsman Reauthorization Act of 2003
    H.R. 289, Ottawa National Wildlife Refuge Complex Expansion and Detroit River International Wildlife Refuge Expansion
    S. 163, Environmental Policy and Conflict Resolution Advancement Act of 2003
    S. 791, Reliable Fuels Act
    S. 156, Price-Anderson Amendments Act of 2003
    -- Nuclear Security bill to be introduced

    Nominations:
    • Richard Moore to be TVA Inspector General
    • R.D. James to be Member of the Mississippi River Commission
    • Rear Admiral Richard Prahl to be Member of the Mississippi River Commission
    • Robert Boldrey to be Member of Morris K. Udall Foundation
    • Richard Narcia to be Member of Morris K. Udall Foundation
    • Bradley Udall to be Member of Morris K. Udall Foundation
    • Herbert Guenther to be Member of Morris K. Udall Foundation
    • Malcolm Bowekaty to be Member of Morris K. Udall Foundation
    • John Paul Woodley, Jr. to Assistant Secretary for Civil Works, Dept. of the Army Resolutions:

    GSA resolution for a lease-build in Kansas City, MO

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

    By Order of the Chairman, James M. Inhofe, April 4, 2003.


  • April 8, 2003. Subcommittee on Clean Air, Climate Change, and Nuclear Safety hearing.

    To consider the Clear Skies Act, S 485.

    Tuesday, April 8, 2003
    2:00 pm
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

     

    By Order of the Chairman, George V. Voinovich, April 2, 2003

  • April 7, 2003. Full committee field hearing.

    The full Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a field hearing to examine the State of Illinois' transportation needs in preparation for the reauthorization of TEA-21.

    Monday, April 7, 2003
    11:15 am
    Dirksen Federal Building
    219 S Dearborn Room 2522
    Chicago, Illinois

     

    By Order of the Chairman, James M. Inhofe, March 31, 2003

  • April 2, 2003. Full committee hearing.

    The full committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct an oversight hearing to examine issues relating to military encroachment.

    Wednesday, April 2, 2003
    9:30 am
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

     

    By Order of the Chairman, James M. Inhofe, March 27, 2003

  • April 1, 2003. [RESCHEDULED] Full committee hearing.

    The full Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a hearing to consider the nominations of: Ricky Dale James to be a Member of the Mississippi River Commission; Rear Admiral Nicholas A. Prahl, NOAA, to be a Member of the Mississippi River Commission; and from Richard W. Moore, nominated to be Inspector General of the Tennessee Valley Authority; and other pending nominations

    Tuesday, April 1, 2003
    9:30 am
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

     

    By Order of the Chairman, James M. Inhofe, March 19, 2003
    Date meeting changed, March 25, 2003
  • March 20, 2003. Subcommittee on Clean Air, Climate Change, and Nuclear Safety.

    The Subcommittee on Clean Air, Climate Change, and Nuclear Safety will conduct a hearing on legislative proposals amending the Clean Air Act regarding fuel additives and renewable fuels.

    Thursday, March 20, 2003
    9:30 am
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

     

    By Order of the Chairman, George V. Voinovich, March 13, 2003
  • March 18, 2003. Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, and Water hearing.

    The Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, and Water will conduct a hearing to receive testimony from Steven Williams, Director of the Fish and Wildlife Service, on the proposed FY 2004 Fish and Wildlife Service budget.

    Tuesday, March 18, 2003
    10:00 am
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

     

    By Order of the Chairman, Michael D. Crapo, March 11, 2003
  • March 13, 2003. Subcommittee on Clean Air, Climate Change, and Nuclear Safety hearing.

    The Subcommittee on Clean Air, Climate Change, and Nuclear Safety will conduct an oversight hearing on the implementation of the CMAQ and Conformity programs.

    Thursday, March 13, 2003
    9:30 am
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

     

    By Order of the Chairman, George V. Voinovich, March 6, 2003
  • February 27, 2003. Subcommittee on Transportation and Infrastructure hearing.

    The Subcommittee on Transportation and Infrastructure will conduct a hearing on the Federal Highway Administration's fiscal year 2004 budget.

    Thursday, February 27
    9:30 am
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

     

    By Order of the Chairman, Christopher S. Bond, February 19, 2003
  • February 26, 2003. Full committee hearing.

    The full Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a hearing to receive testimony from Hon. Christine Todd Whitman, Administrator, Environmental Protection Agency, on the proposed fiscal year 2004 budget for the EPA.

    Wednesday, February 26
    9:30 am
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

     

    By Order of the Chairman, James M. Inhofe, February 19, 2003
  • February 13, 2003. Subcommittee on Clean Air, Climate Change, and Nuclear Safety hearing.

    The Clean Air, Climate Change, and Nuclear Safety Subcommittee will hold a hearing regarding to conduct oversight of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.

    Thursday, February 13, 2003
    9:30 a.m.
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

    By Order of the Chairman, George V. Voinovich, February 6, 2003.


  • February 12, 2003. Full committee business meeting.

    The Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a business meeting to consider the following items:

    -- S. 195, Underground Storage Tank Compliance Act of 2003
    -- Several Committee Resolutions on GSA Prospectuses
    -- Committee Funding Resolution

    Wednesday, February 12, 2003
    9:30 a.m.
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

    By Order of the Chairman, James M. Inhofe, February 6, 2003.


  • January 29, 2003. Full committee business meeting.

    The Committee on Environment and Public Works will conduct a business meeting to consider the following item: Committee Rules for the 108th Congress.

    Wednesday, January 29, 2003
    9:30 a.m.
    Hearing Room (SD-406)

    By Order of the Chairman, James M. Inhofe, January 24, 2003.

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