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Legislative Hearing on H.R. 2150
Thursday, June 16, 2011 10:00 AM
Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources
1324 Longworth House Office Building


SUBCOMMITTEE ON ENERGY AND MINERAL RESOURCES
1324 Longworth House Office Building
Thursday, June 16, 2011
10:00 a.m.





  • Official hearing transcript
  • Press Release - NPR-A Access Act Earns Praise From Labor, Alaska Leaders as Key to Job Creation and Energy Production (6/16/2011)
  • Press Release - Hastings Visits National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska & Unveils Draft Legislation to Create Jobs and Increase Energy Production (6/9/2011)

LEGISLATIVE HEARING ON:

  • H.R. 2150 (Hastings of WA), To amend the Naval Petroleum Reserves Production Act of 1976 to direct the Secretary of the Interior to conduct an expeditious program of competitive leasing of oil and gas in the National Petroleum Reserve in Alaska, including at least one lease sale in the Reserve each year in the period 2011 through 2021, and for other purposes, "The National Petroleum Reserve Alaska Access Act"

OPENING STATEMENTS:

The Honorable Doug Lamborn
Chairman

The Honorable Doc Hastings
Full Committee Chairman

WITNESSES AND TESTIMONY:

Panel I

The Honorable Lisa Murkowski
U.S. Senator, State of Alaska

Panel II

The Honorable Joe Balash
Deputy Commissioner
Alaska Department of Natural Resources

Charles T. Drevna
President
National Petrochemical and Refiners Association
(Truth in Testimony Form)

Tim Sharp
Business Manager/Secretary-Treasurer
Laborers Local 942
(Truth in Testimony Form)

Eric Myers
Policy Director
Audubon Alaska
(Truth in Testimony Form)

Panel III

The Honorable Mike Pool
Deputy Director, Bureau of Land Management
U.S. Department of the Interior

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