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Scope and Contents The 2001-2002 Environmental Resources and Energy Committee dealt with all standard issues generally discussed in the Committee. However, they also dealt with several specific issues such as the commercial river dredging industry, coal mining, agreements for certain municipal and residual waste facilities (House Bill 1436), blasting licenses issued by the Department of Environmental Protection (House Bill 1467), Environmental Conservancies, Water-Well Construction Standards (House Bill...
Dates: 2001 - 2002
Scope and Contents The 2007-2008 Session Environmental Resources and Energy Committee handled all typical Committee issues, however, it also dealt with several specific issues such as: enhancing the ability of the Pennsylvania Energy Development Authority (PEDA) to support the development of alternative energy sources (House Bill 1200); Coal Bed Methane (House Bill 1735); the Governor's Energy Initiative; and the Marcellus Shale Gas Play. In addition, the Environmental Resources and Energy...
Dates: 2007 - 2008
Scope and Contents The Task Force began their work in early 2002 meeting with specialists in the forestry and conservation industries. The bulk of this collection includes materials generated from these meetings and hearings, either public or informational. Following are descriptions of these meetings and hearings. During the March 12, 2002 informational meeting, Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR) State Forester, James R. Grace, Ph.D., provided an overview of Pennsylvania’s...
- Names: Pennsylvania. Department of Conservation and Natural Resources X