Oversight Hearing on the U.S. Department of Transportation

October 18, 2007

253 SR
The hearing will provide general oversight on current regulatory and programmatic activities at the U.S. Department of Transportation. The Commerce Committee has general oversight jurisdiction over the entire Department and specific authority over the Federal Aviation Administration, Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, Federal Railroad Administration, Federal Maritime Administration, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration, the Research and Innovative Technology Administration, and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, amongst other entities within the Department.


Majority Statement

  • Daniel K. Inouye


Minority Statement

  • Ted Stevens


Witness Panel 1

Witness Panel 2