Legislative: Full Committee Legislative Hearing

Date: Thursday, April 4, 2019 Time: 10:00 AM Location: Longworth House Office Building 1324 Presiding: The Hon. Raul Grijalva

On Thursday, April 4, 2019, at 10:00 a.m. in Room 1324 Longworth House Office Building, the Committee on Natural Resources will hold a legislative hearing on the following bill:

  • H.R. 1904 (Rep. Grijalva), To amend the Omnibus Public Land Management Act of 2009 to make the Reclamation Water Settlements Fund permanent. “Indian Water Rights Settlement Extension Act”

Witness List 

Panel I 

Mr. Alan Mikkelsen (testimony)

Senior Advisor to the Secretary for Water and Western Resource Issues 

U.S. Department of the Interior 

Panel II 

Ms. Michelle Bushman (testimony)

Legal Counsel 

Western States Water Council 

Murray, UT 

Mr. John Echohawk (testimony)

Executive Director 

Native American Rights Fund 

Boulder, CO 

Mr. Edward D. Manuel (testimony)


Tohono O’Odham Nation 

Sells, AZ 

Mr. Dave Roberts (testimony)

Associate General Manager for Water Resources 

Salt River Project 

Phoenix, AZ