Environment and Energy
Committee activity related to national energy policy and the impacts of our energy choices on the environment and public health, including global climate change, air pollution, and oil spills; disposal of solid and hazardous waste; toxic chemical use and reduction; and protection of the nation’s drinking water resources.
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The Subcommittee on Energy will hold a hearing on Wednesday, May 3, 2017, at 10:00 a.m. in 2123 Rayburn House Office Building. The hearing is entitled “Legislation Addressing Pipeline and Hydropower Infrastructure Modernization.”
The Subcommittee on Environment will hold a hearing on Wednesday, April 26, 2017, at 10:00 a.m. in 2123 Rayburn House Office Building. The hearing is entitled “H. R. _____, the Nuclear Waste Policy Amendments Act of 2017.”
Energy and Commerce Ranking Member Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) highlighted the long-term benefits of reauthorizing and providing meaningful funding for the Brownfields program today at a Subcommittee on Environment hearing titled, “Discussion Draft: Brownfields Reauthorization:”
The Subcommittee on Environment held a hearing on Tuesday, April 4, 2017, at 10:00 a.m. in 2123 Rayburn House Office Building. The hearing is entitled “Discussion Draft: Brownfields Reauthorization.”