Home > calendar > Page
Oversight Field Hearing on “Stopping Federal Land and Water Grabs: Protecting Property Rights from Washington, DC Edicts”
Monday, July 29, 2013 1:00 PM
Subcommittee on Water and Power
Theater of the West Plains Civic Center, 110 St. Louis Street, West Plains, Missouri


Oversight Field Hearing on:

  • "Stopping Federal Land and Water Grabs: Protecting Property Rights from Washington, DC Edicts”

Archived Video Webcast:

Get Adobe Flash player

Witnesses and Testimony:

PANEL I

The Honorable Sonya Anderson
Missouri House of Representatives
Springfield, Missouri

Tom Cox
Van Buren, Missouri
(Truth in Testimony Form)

The Honorable Ralph Guynn
Justice of the Peace
Boone County, Arkansas
Harrison, Arkansas

The Honorable Missy Irvin
Arkansas State Senator
Mountain View, Arkansas

Jerry King
Summersville, Missouri

The Honorable Kelley Linck
Arkansas House of Representatives
Yellville, Arkansas

The Honorable Shawn Rhoads
Missouri House of Representatives
West Plains, Missouri

The Honorable Robert Ross
Missouri House of Representatives
Houston, Missouri

Rebecca Wodder*
Senior Advisor to the Secretary
Department of the Interior
Washington, D.C.

* Ms. Wodder was invited by the Subcommittee but declined to attend.

Background:

The National Blueways Secretarial Order was signed by Secretary Salazar in 2012 and creates unilateral authority for the Secretary to designate entire watersheds as “National Blueways.” On June 28th, Chairman Hastings sent a letter to Secretary Jewell highlight concerns and seeking further information about the implementation of the National Blueways Program. 

Related Documents:

Latest News

President Trump Signs Joint Resolution to Repeal Job-killing Stream Rule

Today, President Donald J. Trump signed H.J. Res 38 (Reps. Bill Johnson, R-OH, Evan Jenkins, R-WV, and David McKinley, R-WV), a joint resolution of disapproval under the Congressional Review Act relat...... Read more

House Passes CRA to Restore Alaskan Sovereignty and Local Management on Federal Wildlife Refuges

Today, the House passed H.J. Res. 69 sponsored by Rep. Don Young (R-AK). This joint resolution of disapproval under the Congressional Review Act will overturn the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) ...... Read more

Bill Protecting Property Rights in Texas and Oklahoma Passes House

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the House passed H.R. 428 (Rep. Mac Thornberry, R-TX), the Red River Gradient Boundary Survey Act, to end decades of confusion over the true boundary between Texas and Oklaho...... Read more

View All News

Calendar

No upcoming scheduled events

View All Events