Testimony of the 115th Congress: 1st Session 2017

Hearings and Testimony of the 115th Congress
National Park Service Testimony


Date


Hearing


Witness(es)

Nov. 15, 2017

Pending Legislation
Subcommittee hearing on
H.R. 801 (LaHood), Route 66 National Historic Trail Designation Act
H.R. 2888 (Smith), Ste. Genevieve National Historical Park Establishment Act
H.R. 4266 (Poliquin), To clarify the boundary of Acadia National Park
House Natural Resources S/C on Federal Lands (McClintock)

Sue Masica, Acting Deputy Director, National Park Service

Oct. 11, 2017

Federal Lands Bills
Subcommittee hearing on
H.R. 3373 (Holmes Norton), To amend the District of Columbia Stadium Act of 1957 to extend for an additional 50 years the lease under which the government of the District of Columbia uses the ground under and the parking facilities associated with Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Stadium
H.R. 3607 (McClintock), To authorize the Secretary of the Interior to establish fees for medical services provided in units of the National Park System
House Natural Resources S/C on Federal Lands (McClintock)

Robert Vogel, Acting Deputy Director for Operations, National Park Service

Sep. 27, 2017

Next Generation at National Parks
Subcommittee oversight hearing on Encouraging the Next Generation to Visit National Parks
Senate Energy and Natural Resources S/C on National Parks (Daines)

Lena McDowall, Deputy Director for Management and Administration, National Park Service

July 19, 2017

Pending Legislation
Subcommittee hearing on:
S. 257 (King), Acadia National Park Boundary Clarification Act
S. 312 (Shaheen), Saint-Gaudens National Historical Park Redesignation Act
S. 355 (Shaheen), Wounded Veterans Recreation Act of 2017
S. 391 (Gillibrand), African Burial Ground International Memorial Museum and Educational Center Act
S. 841 (Portman), National Veterans Memorial and Museum Act
S. 926 (Ernst), Global War on Terrorism War Memorial Act
S. 1073 (Rubio), Escambia County Land Conveyance Act
S. 1202 (Cotton), Little Rock Central High School National Historic Site Boundary Modification Act
S. 1403 (McCain), 21st Century Conservation Service Corps Act of 2017
S. 1438 (Blunt), Gateway Arch National Park Designation Act
S. 1459 (Scott), Fort Sumter and Fort Moultrie National Park Act of 2017
S. 1522 (Heinrich), A bill to establish an Every Kid Outdoors program
Senate Energy and Natural Resources S/C on National Parks (Daines)



Robert Vogel, Acting Deputy Director for Operations, National Park Service

June 7, 2017

Improving NPS Workplace Environment
Subcommittee oversight hearing on Moving into a Second Century of Service: Working to Improve the National Park Service Workplace Environment
Senate Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on National Parks (Daines)

Michael Reynolds, Acting Director, National Park Service
Mary Kendall, Deputy Inspector General

Feb. 6, 2017

National Monument Bills
Subcommittee hearing on
H.R. 835 (Lambord), To update the map of, and modify the maximum acreage available for inclusion in, the Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument
H.R. 857 (Cook), To provide for conservation and enhanced recreation activities in the California Desert Conservation Area
H.R. 4895 (Thompson), To establish the Medgar Evers National Monument in the State of Mississippi
House Natural Resources S/C on Federal Lands (McClintock)

Statement for the Record, Department of the Interior

Last updated: August 14, 2018