Hearing: Oversight hearing on “America’s Mineral Resources: Creating Mining and Manufacturing Jobs and Securing America” and legislative hearing on: H.R. 1063, National Strategic and Critical Minerals Policy Act of 2013; H.R. 687, Southeast Arizona Land Exchange and Conservation Act of 2013; H.R. 697, Three Kids Mine Remediation and Reclamation Act; H.R. 761, Critical and Strategic Minerals Production Act; H.R. 767, To amend the Energy Policy Act of 2005 to modify the Pilot Project offices of the Federal Permit Streamlining Pilot Project; H.R. 957, American Soda Ash Competitiveness Act; H.R. 981, Resource Assessment of Rare Earths Act of 2013

Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources (Committee on Natural Resources)

Thursday, March 21, 2013 (10:00 AM)

1334 LHOB
Washington, D.C.

Witnesses

Ms. Ruthe Batulis
President, Dakota County Regional Chamber of Commerce and Minnesota Conference of Chamber Executives

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  • Testimony - Ruthe Batulis [PDF]
  • Disclosure - Ruthe Batulis [PDF]

Ms. Jamie Connell
Acting Deputy Director, Bureau of Land Management, U.S. Department of the Interior, Accompanied by Larry Meinert, Mineral Resources Program Coordinator, U.S. Geological Survey

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Accompanied by Larry Meinert, Mineral Resources Program Coordinator, U.S. Geological Survey
  • Testimony - Jamie Connell [PDF]

The Honorable Paul A. Gosar
Member of Congress, Washington D.C.

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The Honorable Raúl M. Grijalva
Member of Congress, Washington D.C.

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The Honorable Joseph J. Heck
Member of Congress, Washington D.C.

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  • Testimony - Rep. Joe Heck [PDF]

Mr. Mike Hohn
General Manager, Soda Ash Business, OCI Chemical Cooperation

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  • Testimony - Mike Hohn [PDF]
  • Disclosure - Mike Hohn [PDF]

Mr. James M. Iwanicki P.E.
Engineer Manager, Marquette County Road Commission

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  • Testimony - James Iwanicki [PDF]
  • Disclosure - James Iwanicki [PDF]

The Honorable Henry C. "Hank" Johnson
Member of Congress, Washington D.C.

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The Honorable Ann Kirkpatrick
Member of Congress, Washington D.C.

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Ms. Jennifer Krill
Executive Director, Earthworks

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  • Testimony - Jennifer Krill [PDF]
  • Disclosure - Jennifer Krill [PDF]

Mr. Dan McGroarty
Principal and Director, American Resources Policy Network

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  • Testimony - Dan McGroarty [PDF]
  • Disclosure - Dan McGroarty [PDF]

Mr. Harry Melander
President, Minnesota Building and Construction Trades Council

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  • Testimony - Harry Melander [PDF]
  • Disclosure - Harry Melander [PDF]

Mr. Stephen Q. Miller
Chairman of the Board of Supervisors, Pinal County District 3

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  • Testimony - Stephen Miller [PDF]

Mr. Pierre Neatby
Vice President, Sales and Marketing, Avalon Rare Metals

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  • Testimony - Pierre Neatby [PDF]
  • Disclosure - Pierre Neatby [PDF]

Ms. Soyla "Kiki" Peralta
Council Member, Superior Town Council

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  • Testimony - Soyla Peralta [PDF]

Mr. Hal Quinn
President and CEO, National Mining Association

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  • Testimony - Hal Quinn [PDF]
  • Disclosure - Hal Quinn [PDF]

Mr. Terry Rambler
Chairman, San Carlos Apache Tribe

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  • Testimony - Terry Rambler [PDF]

Ms. Mary Wagner
Associate Chief, U.S. Forest Service, Department of Agriculture

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  • Testimony - Mary Wagner [PDF]

Text of Legislation

  • Text of H.R. 687, as introduced [PDF] Added 03/12/2013 at 05:22 PM
  • Text of H.R. 697, as introduced [PDF] Added 03/12/2013 at 05:22 PM
  • Text of H.R. 761, as introduced [PDF] Added 03/12/2013 at 05:22 PM
  • Text of H.R. 767, as introduced [PDF] Added 03/12/2013 at 05:22 PM
  • Text of H.R. 957, as introduced [PDF] Added 03/12/2013 at 05:22 PM
  • Text of H.R. 981, as introduced [PDF] Added 03/12/2013 at 05:22 PM
  • Text of H.R. 1063, as introduced [PDF] Added 03/12/2013 at 05:22 PM

Support Documents

  • Subcommittee Hearing Notice [PDF]

First Published: March 12, 2013 at 05:10 PM
Last Updated: March 21, 2013 at 11:02 AM