Senate Committee on Energy & Natural Resources
Week of June 28-July 2
On Wednesday, June 30, the full committee will have a business meeting (a mark-up) to consider S. 3516, a bill to amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to reform the management of energy and mineral resources on the OCS, and for other purposes. (Dirksen 366, 9:30 a.m.)
On Thursday, July 1, the full committee will convene a legislative hearing to consider S. 3452, a bill to designate
On Thursday, July 1, the Subcommittee on Water and Power will conduct oversight of the Federal response to the discovery of the invasive Asian carp in a waterway connecting the Mississippi River to
The Senate this week confirmed 64 Obama Administration nominees, including all of the Senate Energy Committee’s remaining hopefuls. The new appointees are Patricia Hoffman, assistant secretary of energy for electricity delivery and energy reliability; Jeffrey Lane, assistant secretary of energy for congressional and intergovernmental affairs; and Cheryl LaFleur and Philip Moeller, commissioners of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.
Chairman Bingaman discusses the future of energy policy on PBS’s Nightly Business Report.
Managing the OCS with care is the theme of Bingaman’s guest column in yesterday’s The Hill.