June 20

Senate Finance Committee Hearing to examine current and proposed tariff actions administered by the Department of Commerce. 9:00 AM — SD-215

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee Hearings to examine the nominations of William Charles McIntosh, of Michigan, to be an Assistant Administrator, and Peter C. Wright, of Michigan, to be Assistant Administrator, Office of Solid Waste, both of the Environmental Protection Agency. 10:00 AM — SD-406

House Committee on Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Energy The Benefits of Tax Reform on the Energy Sector and Consumers 10:00 AM 2123 RHOB

June 21

Committee on Natural Resources Full Committee will consider the following bills:

  • H.R. 6087 (Rep. Liz Cheney), To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to recover the cost of processing administrative protests for oil and gas lease sales, applications for permits to drill, and right of way applications, and for other purposes. “Removing Barriers to Energy Independence Act”;
  • H.R. 6088 (Rep. John R. Curtis), To amend the Mineral Leasing Act to authorize notifications of permit to drill, and for other purposes. “Streamlining Permitting Efficiency in Energy Development Act” or “SPEED Act”;
  • H.R. 6106 (Rep. Stevan Pearce), To amend the Energy Policy Act of 2005 to clarify the authorized categorical exclusions and authorize additional categorical exclusions to streamline the oil and gas permitting process, and for other purposes. “Common Sense Permitting Act”; and
  • H.R. 6107 (Rep. Stevan Pearce), To clarify that Bureau of Land Management shall not require permits for oil and gas activities conducted on non-Federal surface estate to access subsurface mineral estate that is less than 50 percent Federally owned, and for other purposes. “Ending Duplicative Permitting Act”.

10:15 AM 1324 LHOB

Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials: PIPES Act of 2016 Implementation: Oversight of Pipeline Safety Programs 10:00 AM 2167 RHOB

House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology Subcommittee on Environment: State Perspectives on Regulating Background Ozone 10:00 AM 2318 RHOB

June 22

House Committee on Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Environment: Advanced Biofuels Under the Renewable Fuel Standard: Current Status and Future Prospects 9:15 AM 2322 RHOB