Home > newsroom > Page
On the Motion to Authorize the Issuance of Subpoenas
August 1, 2012 Full Committee Business Meeting

WASHINGTON, D.C., August 1, 2012 -

On the Motion to Authorize the Issuance of Subpoenas (Passed 26-17. View Roll Call Vote)
This motion provided the Chairman of the Natural Resources Committee with authority to issue subpoenas to five specific individuals, and potentially others who have direct knowledge or involvement in the drafting, editing or review of the Department of the Interior Drilling Moratorium Report that was edited to appear as though the moratorium was supported by a panel of engineering experts when it was not.

* For complete legislative action for the August 1, 2012 Full Committee Markup, click here.




Latest News

Committee Passes Bill to Improve the Health and Resiliency of Federal Forests

Today, the House Committee on Natural Resources passed H.R. 2936, the “Resilient Federal Forests Act of 2017.” Rep. Bruce Westerman (R-AR) introduced the bipartisan bill to reduce the risk of catastro...... Read more

Committee Passes Bill to Protect Water Rights

Today, the House Committee on Natural Resources advanced H.R. 2939, the “Water Rights Protection Act of 2017.” Introduced by Rep. Scott Tipton (R-CO), the bill protects privately held water rights fro...... Read more

Committee Advances Bill to Ease Impediments to Recreation on Public Lands

Today, the House Committee on Natural Resources passed H.R. 289, the “Guides and Outfitters Act” or “Go Act.” Introduced by Rep. Doug LaMalfa (R-CA), the bill aims to increase public access to recreat...... Read more

View All News

Calendar

Oversight Hearing on "Examining Access to Oil and Gas Development on Federal Lands"
Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources | 1324 Longworth House Office Building Washington D.C. 20515
View All Events