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Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources Hearing: H.R.4297
Thursday, July 20, 2000

washington, D.C.

H.R.4297, the "Powder River Basin Resource Development Act of 2000," to amend the Mineral Leasing Act of 1920 to ensure the orderly development of coal, coalbed methane, natural gas, and oil in common areas of the Powder River Basin, Wyoming and Montana, and for other purposes.

Panel I


Panel II


  • Pete Culp, Assistant Director, Minerals, Realty & Resource Protection Bureau of Land Management, U.S. Department of the Interior


  • Robert Ugland, Director of Minerals, Energy and Transportation Wyoming Business Council, on behalf of Wyoming Governor Jim Geringer


  • Vernon A. Isaacs, Jr., President, Rim Operating, Inc. The Independent Petroleum Association of Mountain States (IPAMS)


  • Terry O'Connor, V.P. External Affairs, Arch Coal, Inc. The National Mining Association


Please visit our website for hearing testimony submitted electronically




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