Testimonies before the Subcommittee on Energy and Air Quality of The Committee on Energy and Commerce of the U.S. House on

July 27, 2006

Committee on Energy & Commerce House Bill 5782

Testimonies for July 27,2006

The Honorable Thomas J. Barrett- Administrator, Pipeline and Hazardous Materials

The Honorable Donald L. Mason- Commissioner, Public Utilities Commission of Ohio on behalf of the National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners

Mr. Ronald W. Jibson- Vice President, Operations Questar Gas on behalf of the American Gas Association

Mr. Jeryl L. Mohn- Senior Vice President, Operations and Engineering, Panhandle Energy on behalf of the Interstate Natural Gas Association of America

Mr. Timothy C. Felt- President & CEO, Explorer Pipeline Company on behalf of the Interstate Natural Gas Association of America

Ms. Lois N. Epstein P.E.- Senior Engineer, Oil and Gas Industry Specialist, Cook Inletkeeper on behalf of the Pipeline Safety Trust