Hearing on "The CLEAN Future Act and Environmental Justice: Protecting Frontline Communities"
The Subcommittee on Environment and Climate Change of the Committee on Energy and Commerce held a legislative hearing on Thursday, April 15, 2021, at 10:30 a.m. via Cisco WebEx. The hearing is entitled, "The CLEAN Future Act and Environmental Justice: Protecting Frontline Communities."
Memorandum from Chairman Pallone to the Subcommittee on Environment and Climate Change
Opening Statement from Chairman Pallone as prepared for delivery
Opening Statement from Subcommittee Chairman Tonko as prepared for delivery
H.R. 1512, the "Climate Leadership and Environmental Action for our Nation's Future Act" or the "CLEAN Future Act"
H.R. 501, the "Climate Smart Ports Act"
H.R. 516, the "Environmental Justice Mapping and Data Collection Act of 2021"
H.R. 861, the "Alerting Localities of Environmental Risks and Threats Act of 2021"
H.R. 862, the "Climate Action Planning for Ports Act of 2021"
H.R. 2021, the "Environmental Justice for All Act"
H.R. 2394, the "Climate Justice Act of 2021"
H.R. 2396, the "Ensuring Safe Disposal of Coal Ash Act"
H.R. 2431, the "Voices for Environmental Justice Act"
H.R. 2434, the "Environmental Justice Act of 2021"
H.R. 2397, the "Protection from Cumulative Emissions and Underenforcement of Environmental Law Act of 2021"
Mildred McClain, Ph.D.
Harambee House/Citizens for Environmental Justice
Moving Forward Network
Elizabeth Yeampierre, J.D.
Opportunity Funds Association
Adrienne Hollis, Ph.D., J.D.
Senior Climate Justice and Health Scientist
Union of Concerned Scientists