Public Lands and Forests Subcommittee Hearing

May 24, 2006
02:30 PM
SD-366 Energy Committee Hearing Room
The purpose of the hearing is to receive testimony on the following bills: S. 2788, a bill to direct the exchange of certain land in Grand, San Juan and Uintah Counties, Utah, and for other purposes; S. 2466, to authorize and direct the exchange and conveyance of certain National Forest land and other land in southeast Arizona; and S. 2567, to maintain the rural heritage of the Eastern Sierra and enhance the region’s tourism economy by designating certain public lands as wilderness and certain rivers as wild and scenic rivers in the State of California, and for other purposes.

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Minority Statements

  • Senator Larry E. Craig

Witness Panel 1

  • The Honorable Robert Bennett

    U.S. Senate
  • The Honorable Jon Kyl

    U.S. Senate
  • The Honorable Barbara Boxer

    U.S. Senator

Witness Panel 2

  • Mr. Chad Calvert

    Deputy Assistant Secretary of Land and Minerals Management
    Department of the Interior
  • Mr. Joel Holtrop

    Deputy Chief of the National Forest System
    Forest Service, Department of Agriculture

Witness Panel 3

  • Mr. John Andrews

    Associate Director
    School and Institutional Trust Lands Administration
  • Mr. Bill Williams

    Vice President of Health, Safety, Environment and Construction
    Resolution Copper Company
  • Mr. Michael Hing

    Town of Superior, AZ
  • Ms. Laura Kamala

    Director of Utah Programs
    Grand Canyon Trust