Legislative: Hearing on Administration of Water Facilities

Water, Power and Oceans Date: Wednesday, July 11, 2018 Time: 02:00 PM Location: Longworth House Office Building 1324

LEGISLATIVE HEARING ON:

  • H.R. 6038 (Rep. Kevin Cramer of North Dakota), To establish a procedure for the conveyance of certain Federal property around the Dickinson Reservoir in the State of North Dakota.
  • H.R. 6039 (Rep. Kevin Cramer of North Dakota), To establish a procedure for the conveyance of certain Federal property around the Jamestown Reservoir in the State of North Dakota, and for other purposes.
  • H.R. 6040 (Rep. Mark DeSaulnier of California), To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to convey certain land and facilities of the Central Valley Project. Contra Costa Canal Transfer Act.
  • H.R. 5556 (Rep. Paul Gosar of Arizona), To provide for transparency and reporting related to direct and indirect costs incurred by the Bonneville Power Administration, the Western Area Power Administration, the Southwestern Power Administration, and the Southeastern Power Administration related to compliance with any Federal environmental laws impacting the conservation of fish and wildlife, and for other purposes. Environmental Compliance Cost Transparency Act of 2018.

Witnesses

  1. Mr. Tom Fisher
    President
    Patterson Lake Homeowners Association
    Dickinson , North Dakota
  2. Mr. Craig Headland
    Chairman, Finance and Tax Committee ND House, District 29
    Board Member, Jamestown Reservoir Cabin Owners Association
    Montpelier , North Dakota
  3. Mr. George Taylor
    Deputy General Counsel
    Oglethorpe Power Corporation
    Tucker , Georgia
  4. Mr. Stephen Welch
    Assistant General Manager
    Contra Costa Water District
    Concord , California
  5. Mr. Austin Ewell
    Deputy Assistant Secretary for Water and Science
    U.S. Department of the Interior
    Washington , D.C.