Full Committee Hearing on U.S. Leadership in Nuclear Energy and to Receive Testimony on NELA

April 30, 2019
10:00 AM
366 Dirksen Senate Office Building

The hearing will be held on Tuesday, April 30, 2019, at 10:00 a.m. EDT in Room 366 of the Dirksen Senate Office Building in Washington, DC. 

The purpose of the hearing is to examine pathways to reestablish U.S. global leadership in nuclear energy and to receive testimony on S. 903, the Nuclear Energy Leadership Act. 

The hearing will be webcast live on the committee’s website, and an archived video will be available shortly after the hearing concludes. Witness testimony will be available on the website at the start of the hearing.

Archived Webcast

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Opening Remarks

  • Sen. Lisa Murkowski

    Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources
  • Sen. Joe Manchin

    Ranking Member
    Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources

Witness Panel 1

  • Dr. Mark Peters

    Laboratory Director
    Idaho National Laboratory
  • Dr. Ashley E. Finan

    Executive Director
    Nuclear Innovation Alliance
  • Ms. Maria Korsnick

    President and Chief Executive Officer
    Nuclear Energy Institute
  • Mr. Mark McManus

    General President
    United Association of Journeymen and Apprentices of the Plumbing and Pipe Fitting Industry of the United States and Canada, AFL-CIO
  • The Honorable Jeffrey S. Merrifield

    Former Commissioner, Nuclear Regulatory Commission
    Partner and Energy Section Leader, Pillsbury Law Firm