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Meeting of the Standing Committee in Washington DC

The Standing Committee of Parliamentarians of the Arctic Region met in Washington D.C. the 18 March. On the agenda was oil and gas development in Alaska and a presentation of the US Arctic policy directive. 

Senator Murkowski was the host of the meeting. Senator Mark Begich and John Kerry, as well as Congressmen Young and Faleomaevega participated in the meeting. After the meeting Secretary Salazar, Department of Interior, hosted a lunch for the Committee. Please find documents from the meeting below.

Wednesday 31 Mar 2010