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NATIONAL COMMISSION on the BP DEEPWATER HORIZON OIL SPILL AND OFFSHORE DRILLING

Commission Co-Chairs: Bob Graham & William K. Reilly

Commissioners: Frances Beinecke; Frances Ulmer; Donald Boesch; Terry D. Garcia; Cherry A. Murray.Executive Director: Richard Lazarus

HEARING NOTICE: The National Oil Spill Commission extends an invitation for interested parties to attend its upcoming public hearing regarding regulatory oversight of offshore drilling, including:

History & Expansion of Offshore Drilling
Existing Regulatory Structure & Agency Roles
Meeting the Regulatory Challenges
Changing Government & Changing Business

More information about the hearing and the Commission.

WHEN: Wednesday, August 25th 9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Public hearing

8:00 a.m. Registration begins

4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Public comment period

The meeting is open to the public, with a one-hour public comment period, with participants chosen on a first-come, first-serve basis. Time allotted per public comment will be 3 minutes. Registration for those wishing to participate in the public comment period opens on-site at 8:00 a.m. Please provide a written copy of public comments during on-site registration, if possible.

WHERE: Ronald Reagan Building (NOTE: Picture ID Required to Enter Building)
1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Atrium Ballroom