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EPA Testimony Statements

Legislative Hearings and TestimonyCongressional Hearings Held Before The House and Senate Committees for 2007 and 2008

First Session of the 110th Congress

Second Session of the 110th Congress


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Second Session of the 110th Congress
Agency Witness EPA Program Office Hearing Date Congressional Committee Holding Hearing Subject of Congressional Hearing
Franklin E. Hill, Superfund Division Director, Region 4 12/08/2008 (PDF) (7pp, 26K) House Small Business Committee; Rural and Urban Entrepreneurship Subcommittee Cleanup and Investigation at Asheville, NC Site (PDF) (7pp, 26K)
Region 8, Acting Regional Administrator 09/25/2008 (PDF) (9pp, 25k) Senate Environment and Public Works Committee Superfund Response Activities in Libby, MT (PDF) (9pp, 25k)
Susan Parker Bodine, Assistant Administrator, Office of Solid Waste & Emergency Response 09/24/2008 (PDF) (7pp, 28K) House Environment & Hazardous Materials Subcommittee Hazardous Substance Releases and Reporting Under CERCLA and EPCRA (PDF) (7pp, 28K)
Robert J. Meyers, Principal Deputy Assistant Administrator, Office of Air & Radiation 09/23/2008 (PDF) (25pp, 81K) Senate Environment & Public Works Committee Advanced Notice of Proposed Rulemaking re: regulation of Greenhouse Gases (PDF) (25pp, 81K)
Benjamin H. Grumbles, Assistant Administrator, Office of Water 09/18/2008 (PDF) (12pp, 56K) House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee; Water Resources and Environment Subcommittee Contaminants of Emerging Concern in Water (PDF) (12pp, 56K)
Susan Parker Bodine, Assistant Administrator, Office of Solid Waste & Emergency Response 09/18/2008 (PDF) (7pp, 27K) Senate Environment & Public Works Committee Federal Facility Cleanup and Restoration (PDF) (7pp, 27K)
George Gray, Ph.D, Assistant Administrator, Office of Research And Development 09/18/2008 (PDF) (15pp, 69K) House Energy & Commerce Committee; Oversight & Investigations Subcommittee Scientific integrity, Integrated Risk Information System (IRIS), External Peer-Review Process (PDF) (15pp, 69K)
George Gray, Ph.D, Assistant Administrator, Office of Research And Development 09/16/2008 (PDF) (9pp, 57K) Senate Environment And Public Works Committee Children's Health (PDF) (9pp, 57K)
Brian McLean, Director, Office of Atmospheric Programs, Office of Air & Radiation 07/29/2008 (PDF) (15pp, 57K) Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, Clean Air and Nuclear Safety Subcommittee Clean Air Interstate Rule (CAIR) (PDF) (15pp, 57K)

Testimony Attachment (PDF) (5pp, 889K)
Robert J. Meyers, Principal Deputy Assistant Administrator, Office of Air and Radiation 07/24/2008 (PDF)
(10pp, 33K)
House Agriculture Committee, Conservation, Credit, Energy, and Research Subcommittee Energy Independence & Security Act of 2007 (EISA) (PDF)
(10pp, 33K)
Marcus Peacock, EPA Deputy Administrator 07/24/2008 (PDF)
(3pp, 31K)
Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee, Federal Financial Management, Government Information, Federal Services, and International Security Subcommittee Improving Federal Program Management Using Performance Information (PDF)
(3pp, 31K)
Brian McLean, Director, Office of Atmospheric Programs, Office of Air and Radiation 07/17/2008 (PDF)
(19pp, 103K)
House Energy and Commerce Committee; Energy and Air Quality Subcommittee Building Energy Efficiency (PDF)
(19pp, 103K)
Robert J. Meyers, Principal Deputy Assistant Administrator, Office of Air and Radiation 07/15/2008 (PDF)
(4pp, 47K)
House Energy & Commerce Committee, Energy & Air Quality Subcommittee Safety Standards for Proposed Spent Nuclear Fuel & High-Level Radioactive Waste Repository at Yucca Mountain (PDF)
(4pp, 47K)
Robert J. Meyers, Principal Deputy Assistant Administrator, Office of Air and Radiation 07/10/2008 (PDF) (10pp, 67K) Senate Environment and Public Works Committee; Clean Air & Nuclear Safety Subcommittee Renewable Fuels Standards (RFS) (PDF) (10pp, 67K)
Craig Hooks, Director, Office of Wetlands, Oceans and Watersheds 06/26/2008 (PDF) (12pp, 33K) House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee; Water Resources and Environment Subcommittee The National Estuary Program (PDF) (12pp, 33K)
James A. Hanlon, Director, Office of Wastewater Management 06/12/2008 (PDF)
(10pp, 60K)
Water Resources and Environment Subcommittee of The House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee NPDES Permitting Activities with Respect to Commercial Vessel Discharges (PDF)
(10pp, 60K)
Benjamin H. Grumbles, Assistant Administrator, Office of Water 06/12/2008 (PDF)
(11pp, 42K)
House Energy and Commerce Committee; Environment and Hazardous Materials Subcommittee Chemical Security at Water Treatment Facilities (PDF)
(11pp, 42K)
Leon Earl Gray Jr., PhD, Senior Reproductive Biologist & Toxicologist, Office of Research and Development 06/10/2008 (PDF)
(17pp, 107K)
House Energy & Commerce Committee; Commerce, Trade, and Consumer Protection Subcommittee Phthalates and Bisphenol A (BPA) and Toxicity (PDF)
(17pp, 107K)
Benjamin H. Grumbles, Assistant Administrator, Office of Water 05/21/2008 (PDF)
(10pp, 29K)
House Transportation & Infrastructure Committtee, Water Resources and Environment Subcommittee Great Lakes Legacy Act (PDF)
(10pp, 29K)
Stephen L. Johnson, EPA Administrator 05/20/2008 (PDF)
(8pp, 43K)
House Oversight and Government Reform Committee National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS) For Ground-Level Ozone (PDF)
(8pp, 43K)
Brian J. McLean, Director, Office of Atmospheric Programs, Office of Air & Radiation 05/20/2008 (PDF)
(17pp, 151K)
Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee Energy and Economic Effects of Global Climate Change Legislation (PDF)
(17pp, 151K)
Robert J. Meyers, Principal Deputy Assistant Administrator, Office of Air & Radiation 05/13/2008 (PDF)
(11pp, 32K)
Senate Environment and Public Works Committee Mercury Emission Reductions (PDF)
(11pp, 32K)
George Gray, PhD, Assistant Administrator, Office of Research & Development 05/07/2008 (PDF)
(10 pp, 66K)
Senate Environment & Public Works Committee; Public Sector Solutions to Global Warming, Oversight, and Childrens' Health Protection Science, Science Policy, and Decision-Making at EPA (PDF)
(10 pp, 66K)
Robert J. Meyers, Principal Deputy Assistant Administrator, Office of Air and Radiation 05/06/2008 (PDF)
(9pp, 30K)
House Energy and Commerce Committee Implementation of Renewable Fuel Provisions of Energy Independence & Security Act of 2007 (PDF)
(9pp, 30K)
EPA Testimony for the Record 04/30/2008 (PDF)
(11pp, 67K)
House Science & Technology Committee E-Waste: Can the Nation Handle Modern Refuse in the Digital Age?
(11pp, 67K)
Jim Gulliford, Assistant Administrator, Office of Prevention, Pesticides and Toxic Substances 04/29/2008 (PDF)
(7pp, 38K)
Senate Environment and Public Works Committee Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) (PDF)
(7pp, 38K)
Benjamin H. Grumbles, Assistant Administrator, Office of Water 04/16/2008 (PDF)
(15pp, 53K)
House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Clean Water Restoration Act (PDF)
(15pp, 53K)
Benjamin H. Grumbles, Assistant Administrator, Office of Water 04/15/2008 (PDF)
(13pp, 43K)
Senate Environment & Public Works Committee; Transportation Safety, Infrastructure Security and Water Quality Subcommittee Pharmaceuticals in Water-Risks to Human Health & Aquatic Life (PDF)
(13pp, 43K)
Jon M. Capacasa, Director, Water Protection Division, Region 3 Office 04/15/2008 (PDF)
(3pp, 24K)
House Oversight and Government Reform Committee; Postal Service and the District of Columbia Subcommittee Operations of Washington, DC Water & Sewer Authority (DCWASA) (PDF)
(3pp, 24K)
George Pavlou, Director, Division of Emergency and Remedial Response, Region 2 04/11/2008 (PDF)
(11pp, 54K)
House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Vapor Intrusion Issues at Superfund sites in New York’s 19th Congressional District (PDF)
(11pp, 54K)
Robert J. Meyers, Principal Deputy Assistant Administrator, Office of Air and Radiation 04/10/2008 (PDF)
(19pp, 67K)
House Energy & Commerce Committee; Energy & Air Quality Subcommittee Regulation of Greenhouse Gases (GHGs) (PDF)
(19pp, 67K)
Robert J. Meyers, Principal Deputy Assistant Administrator, Office of Air and Radiation 04/02/2008 (PDF)
(6pp, 22K)
House Select Committee on Energy Independence and Global Warming Aviation Emissions & Global Warming (PDF)
(6pp, 22K)
Molly A. O'Neill, Assistant Administrator & Chief Information Officer, Office of Environmental Information 03/13/2008 (PDF)
(5pp, 25K)
House Science & Technology Committee, Investigations & Oversight Subcommittee EPA's National Library Network (PDF)
(5pp, 25K)
Stephen L. Johnson, EPA Administrator 03/13/2008 (PDF)
(6pp, 30K)
House Select Committee on Energy Independence and Global Warming Global Climate Change (PDF)
(6pp, 30K)
Benjamin H. Grumbles, Assistant Administrator, Office of Water 03/12/2008 (PDF)
(12pp, 44K)
Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee Hardrock Mining Sites and Restoration of Impaired Watersheds (PDF)
(12pp, 44K)
Stephen L. Johnson, EPA Administrator 03/04/2008 (PDF)
(9pp, 74K)
Senate Appropriations Committee President's Fiscal Year 2009 Budget Request (PDF)
(9pp, 74K)
James B. Gulliford, Assistant Administrator, Office of Prevention, Pesticides and Toxic Substances 02/28/2008 (PDF)
(6pp, 23K)
House Energy & Commerce Committee; Environment and Hazardous Materials Subcommittee Asbestos (PDF)
(6pp, 23K)
Stephen L. Johnson, EPA Administrator 02/27/2008 (PDF)
(9pp, 51K)
Senate Environment and Public Works Committee President's Fiscal Year 2009 Budget Request (PDF)
(9pp, 51K)
Stephen L. Johnson, EPA Administrator 02/26/2008 (PDF)
(9pp, 51K)
House Appropriations Committee President's Fiscal Year 2009 Budget Request (PDF)
(9pp, 51K)
Benjamin H. Grumbles, Assistant Administrator, Office of Water 02/14/2008 (PDF) (10pp, 46K) House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee; Water Resources and Environment Subcommittee President's FY 09 Budget Request (PDF) (10pp, 46K)
Bryon Wood-Thomas, Associate Director, Office of Transportation and Air Quality, Office of Air & Radiation 02/14/2008 (PDF) (9pp, 109K) Senate Environment and Public Works Committee Marine Vessel Emissions & Marine Vessel Emission Reduction Act (PDF) (9pp, 109K)
Susan Parker Bodine, Assistant Administrator, Office of Solid Waste & Emergency Response 02/14/2008 (PDF) (8pp, 33K) House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee; Water Resources and Environment Subcommittee EPA's Brownfields Program (PDF) (8pp, 33K)
Robert J. Meyers, Principal Deputy Assistant Administrator, Office of Air & Radiation 02/07/2008 (PDF) (7pp, 24K) Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee Renewable Fuel Standards (PDF) (7pp, 24K)
Susan Parker Bodine, Assistant Administrator, Office of Solid Waste & Emergency Response 02/07/2008 (PDF) (6pp, 27K) House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee; Water Resources and Environment Subcommittee Agency Budgets and Priorities for FY 2009 (PDF) (6pp, 27K)
Benjamin H. Grumbles, Assistant Administrator, Office of Water 01/31/2008 (PDF) (7pp, 21K) Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee Carbon Capture, Storage, and Transportation (PDF) (7pp, 21K)
Stephen L. Johnson, EPA Administrator 01/24/2008 (PDF) (9pp, 27K) Senate Environment and Public Works Committee EPA Response to California Request for Waiver of Preemption for its Greenhouse Gas Motor Vehicle Emission Standards (PDF) (9pp, 27K)
Benjamin H. Grumbles, Assistant Administrator, Office of Water 01/23/2008 (PDF) (10pp, 15K) House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee; Water Resources and Environment Subcommittee Great Lakes (PDF) (10pp, 15K)

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