FULL COMMITTEE HEARING: To examine the status of response capability and readiness for oil spills in foreign Outer Continental Shelf waters adjacent to US waters (Hearing Room SD-366).

October 18, 2011
10:00 AM
SD-366 Energy Committee Hearing Room
The purpose of the hearing is to examine the status of response capability and readiness for oil spills in foreign Outer Continental Shelf waters adjacent to US waters (Hearing Room SD-366). The hearing will be webcast live on the Committee's website, and an archive video will be available shortly after the hearing is complete. Witness testimony will be available on the website at the start of the hearing.

Witness Panel 1

  • Mr. Michael R. Bromwich

    Director
    Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement, U.S. Department of the Interior
  • Vice Admiral Brian M. Salerno

    Deputy Commandant for Operations
    United States Coast Guard

Witness Panel 2

  • Mr. Jorge R Piñon

    Visiting Research Fellow
    Latin American and Caribbean Center, Cuban Research Institute, Florida International University
  • Mr. Paul A. Schuler

    President & CEO
    Clean Caribbean & Americas
  • Dr. Mark D. Myers

    Vice Chancellor for Research
    University of Alaska Fairbanks