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Second Meeting, November 13-14, 2001, Washington, D.C.

Below is the agenda of the proceedings for the November 13-14 meeting of the Commission on Ocean Policy. Click on speakers' name to view their remarks.

Meeting Location
Navy Memorial Auditorium
701 Pennsylvania Avenue
Washington, DC


Tuesday, November 13


MORNING SESSION- 9 a.m. until 12:00 noon

9:00 a.m. - Senate Members

10:00 a.m. - House of Representatives Members

11:00 a.m. - Pew Oceans Commission Panel

12:00 noon - Lunch and Executive Session on Personnel matters

AFTERNOON SESSION- 1:00 p.m. until 5:30 p.m.

1:00 p.m. - Conservation Organizations

2:00 p.m. - Representative Wayne Gilchrest (R-Maryland)

2:20 p.m. - Ocean Research, Education and Policy Organizations

3:00 p.m. - Federal Agencies

4:00 p.m. - Ocean Business Organizations

5:00 p.m. - Public Comment

5:30 p.m. - Adjourn



MORNING SESSION- 9 a.m. until 12:20 p.m.

9:00 a.m. - Fisheries Organizations

10:20 a.m. - State/Local Perspectives

11:20 a.m. - Federal Agencies

12:20 p.m. - Lunch and Executive Session on Personnel Matters (if needed)

AFTERNOON SESSION- 1:20 p.m. until 5:00 p.m.

1:20 p.m. - Federal Agencies

2:00 p.m. - National Academy of Sciences - Dr. Bruce Alberts (pdf, 88kb), President and Chair, National Research Council

2:20 p.m. - Commission Business

  • Consent Calendar
  • Finalize Working Group Process and Issue Addressal and Science Advisory Panel
  • Meeting Statutory Requirements of Section 3(F)(c) of the Oceans Act
  • Regional Meetings Plans
  • Acceptance of Additional Written Statements for the Record

4:20 p.m. - Public Comment

5:00 p.m. - Adjourn


Commission Follow-up Questions

Based on testimony received at the meeting, the U.S. Commission on Ocean Policy posed specific follow-up questions to many of the presenters. The responses received by the Commission become part of the record for the meeting. The list of current responses includes only the electronic files received by the Commission. To access these documents, go to the individual’s name listed above, or use the links provided below. Please note that the current list of responses does not include responses received in hard copy by the Commission.

Responses to Follow-up Questions:



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