Legislative Hearing on H.R. 3716, H.R. 4166, H.R. 4508, and H.R. 4562
Tuesday, June 10, 2014 2:00 PM
Subcommittee on Water and Power
1324 Longworth House Office Building, Washington, D.C. 20515

Legislative Hearing on:

  • H.R. 3716 (Amodei), To ratify a water settlement agreement affecting the Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe, and for other purposes. “Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe - Fish Springs Ranch Settlement Act”
  • H.R. 4166 (Thompson of CA), To transfer recreational management authority for Lake Berryessa in the State of California from the Bureau of Reclamation to the Bureau of Land Management, and for other purposes. “Lake Berryessa Recreation Enhancement Act of 2014”
  • H.R. 4508 (Daines), To amend the East Bench Irrigation District Water Contract Extension Act to permit the Secretary of the Interior to extend the contract for certain water services.
  • H.R. 4562 (Smith of NE), To authorize early repayment of obligations to the Bureau of Reclamation within the Northport Irrigation District in the State of Nebraska.

Archived Video Webcast:

Member Statements:

The Honorable Tom McClintock
Subcommittee Chairman

Witnesses and Testimony:


The Honorable Elwood Lowery (H.R. 3716)
Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe
Pyramid Lake, Nevada
(Truth in Testimony Form)

The Honorable Diane Dillon (H.R. 4166)
Napa County Supervisor
District 3
Napa, California

Mr. William A. Hritsco (H.R. 4508)
Davis, Warren & Hritsco
Dillon, Montana
(Truth in Testimony Form)

Mr. Kevin Hall (H.R. 4562)
Northport, Nebraska
(Truth in Testimony Form)

Mr. Tom Iseman (H.R. 3716, H.R. 4166, H.R. 4508, and H.R. 4562)
Assistant Secretary for Water and Science
U.S. Department of the Interior
Washington, DC

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