WASHINGTON, DC – The Subcommittee on Energy and Power, chaired by Rep. Ed Whitfield (R-KY), today advanced Chairman Emeritus Joe Barton’s H.R. 702, legislation that will lift the nearly 40-year-old ban on crude oil exports by voice vote.
WASHINGTON, DC – The Subcommittee on Energy and Power, chaired by Rep. Ed Whitfield (R-KY), and the Subcommittee on Environment and the Economy, chaired by Rep. John Shimkus (R-IL), today held a hearing on “Oversight of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC).” The committee has a long tradition of conducting thoughtful oversight of the NRC, which is of utmost importance as the commission is responsible for licensing and regulating the nation’s nuclear reactors and nuclear material.
Pitts: “Unless this current law is reversed… more than 3 million employees will experience a double-digit percent increase in their health care premiums.”
WASHINGTON, DC – Adding to the Energy and Commerce Committee’s bipartisan #RecordOfSuccess, the U.S. House today approved five bills to protect consumers, protect children, and improve public health.
WASHINGTON, DC –The Subcommittee on Energy and Power has scheduled a markup for Thursday, September 10, 2015, at 10:00 a.m. in room 2123 of the Rayburn House Office Building to consider H.R. 702, “to adapt to changing crude oil market conditions.” This week’s vote continues the committee’s work on lifting the 40-year-old ban on crude oil exports.
WASHINGTON, DC – The House Committee on Energy and Commerce today announced its hearing schedule for the week of September 7.