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Legislative Hearing on H.R. 200 and H.R. 2842
Wednesday, September 14, 2011 2:00 PM
Subcommittee on Water and Power
1324 Longworth House Office Building

1324 Longworth House Office Building
Wednesday, September 14, 2011
2:00 p.m.


  • H.R. 200 (Baca), To direct the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a study of water resources in the Rialto-Colton Basin in the State of California, and for other purposes. “Inland Empire Perchlorate Ground Water Plume Assessment Act of 2011,"
  • H.R. 2842 (Tipton), To authorize all Bureau of Reclamation conduit facilities for hydropower development under Federal Reclamation law, and for other purposes. “Bureau of Reclamation Small Conduit Hydropower Development and Rural Jobs Act of 2011.”


Panel I

David Murillo (H.R. 2842 and H.R. 200)
Deputy Commissioner & Director of Operations
U.S. Bureau of Reclamation
Washington, DC

Robert Lynch (H.R. 2842)
Robert S. Lynch & Associates
Phoenix, Arizona
(Truth in Testimony Form)

Christopher Treese (H.R. 2842)
External Affairs Manager
Colorado River District
Glenwood Springs, Colorado
(Truth in Testimony Form)

Grant Ward (H.R. 2842)
Water and Power Consultant
Maricopa-Stanfield Irrigation & Drainage District
and Electrical District No. 3
Maricopa, Arizona
(Truth in Testimony Form)

Panel II

The Honorable Ed Scott (H.R. 200)
Mayor Pro Tem
City of Rialto, California

Accompanied by:
Willam Werkheiser
U.S. Geological Survey

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