March 14, 2013

House Subcommittee Hearing on H.R. 819 - "P
reserving Access to Cape Hatteras National Seashore Recreational Area Act"

On March 14, 2013 the Subcommittee on Public Lands and Environmental Regulation held a Legislative Hearing on H.R. 588, H.R. 716 and H.R. 819.

Congressman Walter B. Jones and Warren Judge, Chairman of the Dare County Board of Commissioners gave testimony in support of this legislation.  They made clear the problems which have been created for the visitors and residents of the Outer Banks by the promulgation of the ORV rule on February 15, 2012 and the importance of the passage of H.R. 819.

Information concerning the hearing can be viewed at the
Hearing website

Links to the written testimony submitted, as well as to the archived hearing webcast are also available on the site.