HEARING AGENDA: Senate Committees to discuss natural gas severance tax proposals

A Proposed Severance Tax on Natural Gas

June 1st, 2015
10:30 AM
North Office Building, Hearing Room 1
Joint Senate Environmental Resources & Energy & Finance Committee Hearing


10:30 AM
Opening Comments

10:35 AM
Department of Revenue
Acting Secretary Eileen H. McNulty

10:55 AM
Independent Fiscal Office
Matthew Knittel, Director

11:15 AM
Natural Gas Industry

  • Pennsylvania Independent Oil and Gas Association
    Lou D’Amico, President and Executive Director
  • Marcellus Shale Coalition
    David J. Spigelmyer, President
  • Pennsylvania Grade Crude Oil Coalition
    Bruce Grindle, Vice-President

12:00 PM
Pennsylvania Chamber of Business and Industry
Gene Barr, President and CEO

12:20 PM
Pennsylvania Budget and Policy Center
Michael Wood, Research Director

12: 40 PM
Commonwealth Foundation
Nathan Benefield, Vice President of Policy Analysis
• James D. Paul and Nathan Benefield

1:00 PM

Additional Submitted Testimonies:

  • Associated Petroleum Industries of Pennsylvania
  • Environmental Defense Fund
  • America’s Natural Gas Alliance (ANGA)