Pipeline Safety: Federal Oversight and Stakeholder Perspectives

April 10, 2019

562 Dirksen Senate Office Building
U.S. Sen. Deb Fischer, R-Neb., chairman of the Subcommittee on Transportation and Safety, will convene a hearing titled, “Pipeline Safety: Federal Oversight and Stakeholder Perspectives,” at 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 10, 2019. The hearing will examine federal pipeline safety and federal oversight as the Commerce Committee considers reauthorization of the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration’s pipeline safety program.


  • The Honorable Howard “Skip” Elliott, Administrator, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration
  • The Honorable Robert Sumwalt, Chairman, National Transportation Safety Board
  • Mr. Paul Amato, Vice President, Engineering, Operations and Environmental, Health and Safety, Iroquois Pipeline Operating Company, representing the Interstate Natural Gas Association of America
  • Mr. Robin Rorick, Vice President, Midstream and Industry Operations, American Petroleum Institute

*Witness list subject to change

Hearing Details: 

Wednesday, April 10, 2019
2:30 p.m.
Subcommittee on Transportation and Safety

This hearing will take place in the Dirksen Senate Office Building 562. Witness testimony, opening statements, and a live video of the hearing will be available on www.commerce.senate.gov.


Witness Panel 1