Legislative: Subcommittee Hearing on H.R. 5577

Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources Date: Wednesday, July 6, 2016 Time: 10:00 AM Location: Longworth House Office Building 1324

On Wednesday, July 6, 2016, at 10:00 a.m., in Room 1324 Longworth House Office Building, the Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources held a legislative hearing on:


  • H.R. 5577 (Rep. Garret Graves), To amend the Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to conduct offshore oil and gas lease sales through Internet-based live lease sales, and for other purposes. “Innovation in Offshore Leasing Act.”


  1. Mr. William Britain
    President & CEO
    Amarillo, Texas
  2. Mr. Walter Cruickshank
    Deputy Director
    Bureau of Ocean Energy Management
    Washington, D.C.
  3. Ms. Jayni Hein
    Policy Director
    Institute for Policy Integrity
    New York University School of Law , New York, NY
  4. Mr. Jon Hrobsky
    Policy Director
    Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck
    Washington, D.C.
  5. Mr. Randall Luthi
    National Ocean Industries Association
    Washington, D.C.