ABSTRACT

Importance of Public Disclosure Requirements for Protecting Human Health, the Climate, and the Environment, on the Following Bill, and Other Related Measures: H.R. 5636, 'Transparency in Energy Production Act of 2020,' Legislative Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources of the Committee on Natural Resources, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Sixteenth Congress, Second Session, January 28, 2020   [open pdf - 319KB]

This is the January 28, 2020 hearing on "Importance of Public Disclosure Requirements for Protecting Human Health, the Climate, and the Environment, on the Following Bill, and Other Related Measures: H.R. 5636, 'Transparency in Energy Production Act of 2020,'" held before the U.S. House Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources of the Committee on Natural Resources. From the opening statement of Alan S. Lowenthal: "My bill, on its face, is simply about transparency. It is about making sure that companies operating on America's public lands tell the public the basic information about how they run their operations. But it is actually more than that. The bill is about protecting public health, safeguarding the environment, and trying to keep the devastating impacts of climate change in check." Statements, letters, and materials submitted for the record include those of the following: Gretchen Goldman, Susan Mason, Victor Snover, and Kenneth Stein.

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Serial No. 116-29
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2020
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Public Domain
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U.S. Government Publishing Office: http://www.gpo.gov/
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