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Oversight Hearing on "Domestic Oil and Natural Gas: Alaskan Resources, Access and Infrastructure"
Thursday, June 2, 2011 10:00 AM
Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources
1334 Longworth House Office Building


SUBCOMMITTEE ON ENERGY AND MINERAL RESOURCES
1334 Longworth House Office Building
Thursday, June 2, 2011
10:00 a.m.





  • Official hearing transcript
  • Press Release - Hearing Highlights Importance of Alaska Energy Production to U.S., Critical Infrastructure Development (6/2/2011)
  • Committee Action - Energy and Minerals Subcommittee to Hold Hearing on Alaskan Onshore and Offshore Energy Production (5/25/2011)

OVERSIGHT HEARING ON:

  • "Domestic Oil and Natural Gas: Alaskan Resources, Access and Infrastructure"

OPENING STATEMENTS:

The Honorable Doug Lamborn
Chairman

The Honorable Doc Hastings
Full Committee Chairman

WITNESSES AND TESTIMONY:

Panel I

Dan Sullivan
Commissioner
Alaska Department of Natural Resources

Richard Glenn
Arctic Slope Regional Corporation
(Truth in Testimony Form)

David T. Lawrence
Executive Vice President-Exploration and Commercial
Shell Energy Resources Company
(Truth in Testimony Form)

Cynthia Quarterman
Administrator
Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration
U.S. Department of Transportation

BACKGROUND:

The hearing will focus on domestic oil and natural gas permitting, access to federal oil and natural gas resources in the National Petroleum Reserve Alaska (NPRA), keeping the Trans Alaska Pipeline System (TAPS) full and operational, and prospects and permitting for offshore energy production.

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