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Environment and Energy

Committee activity related to national energy policy and the impacts of our energy choices on the environment and public health, including global climate change, air pollution, and oil spills; disposal of solid and hazardous waste; toxic chemical use and reduction; and protection of the nation’s drinking water resources.

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Jun 29, 2021 Hearing

The Subcommittee on Energy of the Committee on Energy and Commerce will hold a hybrid legislative hearing that includes both in person and remote attendance on Tuesday, June 29, 2021, at 10:30 a.m. This hearing will take place in the John D. Dingell Room, 2123 of the Rayburn House Office Building, as well as remotely using Cisco Webex online video conferencing. The hearing is entitled, "The CLEAN Future Act and Electric Transmission: Delivering Clean Power to the People."  

 

Legislation

Jun 24, 2021 Press Release
Chairs DeFazio and Pallone share details of the $715 billion surface transportation and water infrastructure bill heading to the House floor next week.
Jun 23, 2021 Press Release
Chairman Pallone applauds full Committee passage of three drinking water and PFAS contamination bills.
Jun 23, 2021 Press Release

Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) delivered the following opening remarks today at a full Committee markup of drinking water and PFAS bills:

Jun 23, 2021 Markup

The Committee on Energy and Commerce met in a hybrid open markup session on Wednesday, June 23, 2021, at 10:30 a.m. This markup will take place in the John D. Dingell Room, 2123 of the Rayburn House Office Building, as well as remotely using Cisco Webex online video conferencing. 

 

Key Documents

Memorandum from Chairman Pallone to the Full Committee

Jun 22, 2021 Press Release
Chairman Pallone and Energy Subcommittee Chairman Bobby Rush applaud House passage of an energy security bill.
Jun 22, 2021 Press Release
Pallone and Rush announced an Energy Subcommittee hearing on electric transmission.
Jun 21, 2021 Press Release
Chairman Pallone announces a full Committee markup of drinking water and PFAS bills.
Jun 16, 2021 Markup

The Subcommittee on Environment and Climate Change of the Committee on Energy and Commerce met in open markup session on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at 10:30 a.m. via Cisco WebEx. 

 

Key Documents

Memorandum from Chairman Pallone to the Subcommittee on Environment and Climate Change

Jun 16, 2021 Press Release
Chairman Pallone's opening remarks at a Environment and Climate Change Subcommittee markup of drinking water and PFAS bills.