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U.S. House Natural Resources Committee holds hearing to amend Promesa

By on October 22, 2019

Watch day 1 of full legislative hearing on discussion draft

SAN JUAN — The U.S. House Committee on Natural Resources was holding a legislative hearing Tuesday “To amend the Puerto Rico Oversight, Management, and Economic Stability Act or ‘PROMESA,’ and for other purposes.”

Chairman Raúl M. Grijalva was presiding Day One of two hearings on the topic in Room 1324 Longworth House Office Building in Washington.

Witness List 

 Panel I 

Mr. Omar Marrero (testimony)

Executive Director 

Puerto Rico Fiscal Agency and Financial Advisory Authority 

Ms. Natalie Jaresko (testimony)

Executive Director 

Financial Oversight and Management Board for Puerto Rico 

Panel II 

The Honorable Carmelo Ríos (testimony)

Majority Leader 

Senate of Puerto Rico 

The Honorable Eduardo Bhatia Gautier (testimony)

Minority Leader 

Senate of Puerto Rico 

The Honorable Antonio L. Soto Torres (testimony)

Member 

Puerto Rico House of Representatives 

The Honorable Rafael Hernández (testimony)

Minority Leader 

Puerto Rico House of Representatives 

Panel III 

The Honorable Carmen Yulín Cruz Soto (testimony)

Mayor 

City of San Juan