en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...House_of_Representatives_committees... The United States House of Representatives currently has 21 congressional committees ; 20 standing committees and one select committee. All but three committees, the Budget Committee, the Ethics Committee, and the House Administration Committee, are subdivided into subcommittees, each with its ...
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_States_congressional_committee A congressional committee is a legislative sub-organization in the United States Congress that handles a specific duty (rather than the general duties of Congress).
cha.house.gov/jointcommittees House Administration Joint Committees Joint Committee on Printing. The Joint Committee on Printing, created by the act of August 3, 1846 (9 Stat. 114; 44 U.S.C. 101), is one of the oldest joint committees of the Congress.
leg.wa.gov/HOUSE/COMMITTEES/Pages/default.aspx The Office of Program Research (OPR) is a nonpartisan, legislative staff office that provides research, legal, and administrative services to House committees.
clerk.house.gov/committee_info/scsoal.pdf list of standing committees and select committees and their subcommittees of the house of representatives of the united states together with joint committees of the congress
rules.house.gov The Rules Committee is a committee of the United States House of Representatives responsible for determining under what rule other Committee’s bills will come to the floor. The Committee decides for how long and under what rules the full body will debate Bills.
www.senate.gov/general/Features/Committees.htm Committees are an essential part of the legislative process. Senate committees monitor on-going governmental operations, identify issues suitable for legislative review, gather and evaluate information, and recommend courses of action to the Senate.
appropriations.house.gov Appropriations Subcommittee Vice Chairs Named April 8, 2015. House Appropriations Committee Chairman Hal Rogers today announced the Republican Members who will serve as Vice Chairs of the 12 Appropriations subcommittees for the 114th Congress.
www.senate.ga.gov/committees/en-US/Home.aspx Senate Committees The committee process goes through several different phases, which include: Standing Committees and Councils; Study Committees; Conference Committee
budget.house.gov/about The Constitution gives Congress the power of the purse, 1 that is, the power to spend, collect revenue, and borrow. It does not, however, establish procedures by which Congress must consider budget-related legislation.
agriculture.house.gov Today, Rep. Rick Crawford (R-AR), Chairman of the House Agriculture Committee’s Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management held a public hearing to examine implementation of the 2014 Farm Bill.
judiciary.house.gov Chairman Goodlatte works hard to convey the important work before the House Judiciary Committee to his constituents and the American people. In addition to the Committee's press releases, follow the Committee on Twitter (@housejudiciary) for the latest activity.
appropriations.house.gov/about On March 2, 1865, the House of Representatives separated the appropriating and banking and currency duties from the Committee on Ways and Means, which was first established in 1789, and assigned them to two new committees - the Committee on Appropriations and the Committee on Banking and Currency.
kids.clerk.house.gov/middle-school/lesson.html?intID=34 Kids in the House, Middle School - Member Committees, Committees, teams of Members who are subject matter experts in specific areas of public policy, play an important role in the legislative process. Learn how committees help the U.S. House of Representatives organize its work.
leg.wa.gov/House/Committees/RUL/Pages/default.aspx The House Rules Committee considers all bills reported from policy and fiscal committees and determines whether, and in what order, to schedule their consideration on the floor of the House.
cha.house.gov/jointcommittees/joint-committee-library Created on January 26, 1802 (2 Stat. 129), the Joint Committee on the Library is the oldest continuing joint committee of the U.S. Congress. The Committee has oversight of the operations of the Library of Congress, as well as management of the National Statuary Hall Collection, the U.S. Botanic ...
budget.house.gov House Republicans’ Fiscal Year 2016 Budget. House Republicans have a plan to tackle our nation's challenges with positive solutions that will balance the budget, grow the economy, create more jobs and opportunity, save and strengthen vital programs, and ensure our national security.
transportation.house.gov The Republican and Democratic leaders of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee and the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee today applauded final Congressional passage of the Howard Coble Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Act of 2014.
kids.clerk.house.gov/high-school/lesson.html?intID=34 Kids in the House, High School - Member Committees, Committees, teams of Members who are subject matter experts in specific areas of public policy, are a key part of the legislative process.
oversight.house.gov Legislative and Oversight Accomplishments of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform Legislative Work Through its efforts, the Committee has seen 23 bills enacted into law and 74 bills passed by the House between 2011 and 2014.
www.house.mi.gov/MHRPublic/committee.aspx There are 24 permanent House committees established by the House Leadership. These committees are an important part of the legislative process, as explained in the How Committees Work web page.
www.house.ga.gov/Committees/en-US/committee.aspx?... This committee oversees the flow of legislation from passage in committee and making the determination of what bills should be debated and voted on the House floor.
armedservices.house.gov WASHINGTON - Mac Thornberry (R-TX), Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, made the following statement in response to the results of the Inspector General of the Air Force's investigation into Major General Post...
www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/11/27/house-committee-chairs... WASHINGTON -- House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) announced who will chair all of the major House committees in the next Congress. And it turns out they all have something in common besides party affiliation: they're all white men.
waysandmeans.house.gov Press Release Ways and Means Oversight Forces DOJ Response on Civil Asset Forfeiture. Apr 2, 2015-- WASHINGTON — Today, Ways and Means Oversight Subcommittee Chairman Peter Roskam (R-IL) issued the following statement on the Department of Justice’s announced civil asset ...
www.scstatehouse.gov/committee.php?chamber=H Medical, Military, Public and Municipal Affairs (Medical Affairs, Social Security, Penitentiary, State Hospital Police Regulations, Military Affairs, Veterans' Affairs)
judiciary.house.gov/index.cfm/about-the-committee The Committee on the Judiciary has been called the lawyer for the House of Representatives because of its jurisdiction over matters relating to the administration of justice in federal courts, administrative bodies, and law enforcement agencies.