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Legislative Hearing on H.R. 2208, H.R. 2798, and H.R. 2799
Friday, August 2, 2013 9:30 AM
Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, Oceans and Insular Affairs
1334 Longworth House Office Building, Washington, D.C. 20515

Legislative Hearing on:

  • H.R. 2208 (Wittman), To extend the authorization of appropriations for allocation to carry out approved wetlands conservation projects under the North American Wetlands Conservation Act through fiscal year 2017. “North American Wetlands Conservation Extension Act of 2013”
  • H.R. 2798 (Latta), To amend Public Law 106-206 to direct the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Agriculture to require annual permits and assess annual fees for commercial filming activities on Federal land for film crews of 5 persons or fewer.
  • H. R. 2799 (Latta), To establish the Wildlife and Hunting Heritage Conservation Council Advisory Committee to advise the Secretaries of the Interior and Agriculture on wildlife and habitat conservation, hunting, recreational shooting, and for other purposes. “Sportsmen’s Heritage and Recreational Enhancement (SHARE) Act”

Member Statements:

The Honorable John Fleming
Subcommittee Chairman

Archived Video Webcast:

Witnesses and Testimony:


The Honorable Robert E. Latta (R-OH)
Member of Congress


Stephen D. Guertin
Deputy Director
U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Terry Steinwand
North Dakota Game and Fish Department
Representing Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies
(Truth in Testimony Form)

Gary J. Taylor
Governmental Affairs
Ducks Unlimited
(Truth in Testimony Form)

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