There are two main types of congressional committees in the United States House of Representatives, standing committees and select committees. Committee Chairs are selected by whichever party is in the majority, and the minority party selects Ranking Members to lead them. The committees and party conferences may have rules determining term limits for leadership and membership, though waivers can be issued. While the Democrats and Republicans differ on the exact processes by which committee leadership and assignments are chosen, most standing committees are selected by the respective party steering committees and ratified by the party conferences.The Ethics, House Administration, Rules and all select committees are chosen by the party leaders (Speaker in the majority and Minority Leader in the minority). Most committees are additionally subdivided into subcommittees, each with its own leadership selected according to the full committee's rules.
The modern House committees were brought into existence through the Legislative Reorganization Act of 1946. This bill reduced the number of House committees, as well as restructured the committees' jurisdictions.
|Agriculture||David Scott (D-GA)||Mike Conaway (R-TX)|
|Biotechnology, Horticulture and Research||Stacey Plaskett (D-VI)||Neal Dunn (R-FL)|
|Commodity Exchanges, Energy and Credit||David Scott (D-GA)||Austin Scott (R-GA)|
|Conservation and Forestry||Abigail Spanberger (D-VA)||Doug LaMalfa (R-CA)|
|General Farm Commodities and Risk Management||Filemon Vela (D-TX)||Glenn Thompson (R-PA)|
|Livestock and Foreign Agriculture||Jim Costa (D-CA)||David Rouzer (R-NC)|
|Nutrition, Oversight and Department Operations||Marcia Fudge (D-OH)||Dusty Johnson (R-SD)|
|Appropriations||Rosa DeLauro (D-CT)||Kay Granger (R-TX)|
|Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration and Related Agencies||Sanford Bishop (D-GA)||Jeff Fortenberry (R-NE)|
|Commerce, Justice, Science and Related Agencies||José Serrano (D-NY)||Robert Aderholt (R-AL)|
|Defense||Pete Visclosky (D-IN)||Ken Calvert (R-CA)|
|Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies||Marcy Kaptur (D-OH)||Mike Simpson (R-ID)|
|Financial Services and General Government||Mike Quigley (D-IL)||Steve Womack (R-AR)|
|Homeland Security||Lucille Roybal-Allard (D-CA)||Chuck Fleischmann (R-TN)|
|Interior, Environment and Related Agencies||Betty McCollum (D-MN)||David Joyce (R-OH)|
|Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies||Rosa DeLauro (D-CT)||Tom Cole (R-OK)|
|Legislative Branch||Tim Ryan (D-OH)||Jaime Herrera Beutler (R-WA)|
|Military Construction, Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies||Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-FL)||John Carter (R-TX)|
|State, Foreign Operations and Related Programs||Nita Lowey (D-NY)||Hal Rogers (R-KY)|
|Transportation, Housing and Urban Development and Related Agencies||David Price (D-NC)||Mario Díaz-Balart (R-FL)|
|Armed Services||Adam Smith (D-WA)||Mike Rogers (R-AL)|
|Intelligence, Emerging Threats and Capabilities||Jim Langevin (D-RI)||Elise Stefanik (R-NY)|
|Military Personnel||Jackie Speier (D-CA)||Trent Kelly (R-MS)|
|Readiness||John Garamendi (D-CA)||Doug Lamborn (R-CO)|
|Seapower and Projection Forces||Joe Courtney (D-CT)||Rob Wittman (R-VA)|
|Strategic Forces||Jim Cooper (D-TN)||Mike Turner (R-OH)|
|Tactical Air and Land Forces||Donald Norcross (D-NJ)||Vicky Hartzler (R-MO)|
|Budget||John Yarmuth (D-KY)||Steve Womack (R-AR)|
|Education and Labor||Bobby Scott (D-VA)||Virginia Foxx (R-NC)|
|Civil Rights and Human Services||Suzanne Bonamici (D-OR)||Jim Comer (R-KY)|
|Early Childhood, Elementary and Secondary Education||Gregorio Sablan (I-MP)||Rick Allen (R-GA)|
|Health, Employment, Labor and Pensions||Frederica Wilson (D-FL)||Tim Walberg (R-MI)|
|Higher Education and Workforce Investment||Susan Davis (D-CA)||Lloyd Smucker (R-PA)|
|Workforce Protections||Alma Adams (D-NC)||Bradley Byrne (R-AL)|
|Energy and Commerce||Frank Pallone (D-NJ)||Greg Walden (R-OR)|
|Communications and Technology||Mike Doyle (D-PA)||Bob Latta (R-OH)|
|Consumer Protection and Commerce||Jan Schakowsky (D-IL)||Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA)|
|Energy||Bobby Rush (D-IL)||Fred Upton (R-MI)|
|Environment and Climate Change||Paul Tonko (D-NY)||John Shimkus (R-IL)|
|Health||Anna Eshoo (D-CA)||Mike Burgess (R-TX)|
|Oversight and Investigations||Diana DeGette (D-CO)||Brett Guthrie (R-KY)|
|Ethics||Ted Deutch (D-FL)||TBD|
|Mike San Nicolas Investigation||Grace Meng (D-NY)||Jackie Walorski (R-IN)|
|Steve Watkins Investigation||Anthony Brown (D-MD)||Pete Olson (R-TX)|
|Financial Services||Maxine Waters (D-CA)||Patrick McHenry (R-NC)|
|Artificial Intelligence (Task Force)||Bill Foster (D-IL)||Barry Loudermilk (R-GA)|
|Consumer Protection and Financial Institutions||Gregory Meeks (D-NY)||Blaine Luetkemeyer (R-MO)|
|Diversity and Inclusion||Joyce Beatty (D-OH)||Ann Wagner (R-MO)|
|Financial Technology (Task Force)||Stephen Lynch (D-MA)||Tom Emmer (R-MN)|
|Housing, Community Development and Insurance||Lacy Clay (D-MO)||Steve Stivers (R-OH)|
|Investor Protection, Entrepreneurship and Capital Markets||Brad Sherman (D-CA)||Bill Huizenga (R-MI)|
|National Security, International Development and Monetary Policy||Emanuel Cleaver (D-MO)||French Hill (R-AR)|
|Oversight and Investigations||Al Green (D-TX)||Andy Barr (R-KY)|
|Foreign Affairs||Gregory Meeks (D-NY)||Mike McCaul (R-TX)|
|Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights and International Organizations||Karen Bass (D-CA)||Chris Smith (R-NJ)|
|Asia, the Pacific and Nonproliferation||Ami Bera (D-CA)||Ted Yoho (R-FL)|
|Europe, Eurasia, Energy and the Environment||Bill Keating (D-MA)||Adam Kinzinger (R-IL)|
|Middle East, North Africa and International Terrorism||Ted Deutch (D-FL)||Joe Wilson (R-SC)|
|Oversight and Investigations||Joaquin Castro (D-TX)||Lee Zeldin (R-NY)|
|Western Hemisphere, Civilian Security and Trade||Albio Sires (D-NJ)||Francis Rooney (R-FL)|
|Homeland Security||Bennie Thompson (D-MS)||John Katko (R-NY)|
|Border Security, Facilitation and Operations||Kathleen Rice (D-NY)||Clay Higgins (R-LA)|
|Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection and Innovation||Lauren Underwood (D-IL)||John Katko (R-NY)|
|Emergency Preparedness, Response and Recovery||Donald Payne (D-NJ)||Pete King (R-NY)|
|Intelligence and Counterterrorism||Max Rose (D-NY)||Mark Walker (R-NC)|
|Oversight, Management and Accountability||Xochitl Torres Small (D-NM)||Dan Crenshaw (R-TX)|
|Transportation and Maritime Security||Lou Correa (D-CA)||Debbie Lesko (R-AZ)|
|House Administration||Zoe Lofgren (D-CA)||Rodney Davis (R-IL)|
|Congressional Mailing Standards (Franking Commission)||Susan Davis (D-CA)||Bryan Steil (R-WI)|
|Elections||Marcia Fudge (D-OH)||Rodney Davis (R-IL)|
|Judiciary||Jerry Nadler (D-NY)||Jim Jordan (R-OH)|
|Antitrust, Commercial and Administrative Law||David Cicilline (D-RI)||Jim Sensenbrenner (R-WI)|
|Constitution, Civil Rights and Civil Liberties||Steve Cohen (D-TN)||Mike Johnson (R-LA)|
|Courts, Intellectual Property and the Internet||Hank Johnson (D-GA)||Martha Roby (R-AL)|
|Crime, Terrorism and Homeland Security||Karen Bass (D-CA)||Vacant|
|Immigration and Citizenship||Zoe Lofgren (D-CA)||Ken Buck (R-CO)|
|Natural Resources||Raúl Grijalva (D-AZ)||Bruce Westerman (R-AR)|
|Energy and Mineral Resources||Alan Lowenthal (D-CA)||Paul Gosar (R-AZ)|
|Indigenous Peoples of the United States||Ruben Gallego (D-AZ)||Paul Cook (R-CA)|
|National Parks, Forests and Public Lands||Deb Haaland (D-NM)||Don Young (R-AK)|
|Oversight and Investigations||TJ Cox (D-CA)||Louie Gohmert (R-TX)|
|Water, Oceans and Wildlife||Jared Huffman (D-CA)||Tom McClintock (R-CA)|
|Oversight and Reform||Carolyn Maloney (D-NY)||Jim Comer (R-KY)|
|Civil Rights and Civil Liberties||Jamie Raskin (D-MD)||Chip Roy (R-TX)|
|Coronavirus Crisis (Select)||Jim Clyburn (D-SC)||Steve Scalise (R-LA)|
|Economic and Consumer Policy||Raja Krishnamoorthi (D-IL)||Michael Cloud (R-TX)|
|Environment||Harley Rouda (D-CA)||Mark Green (R-TN)|
|Government Operations||Gerry Connolly (D-VA)||Jody Hice (R-GA)|
|National Security||Stephen Lynch (D-MA)||Glenn Grothman (R-WI)|
|Rules||Jim McGovern (D-MA)||Tom Cole (R-OK)|
|Expedited Procedures||Jamie Raskin (D-MD)||Mike Burgess (R-TX)|
|Legislative and Budget Process||Alcee Hastings (D-FL)||Rob Woodall (R-GA)|
|Rules and Organization of the House||Norma Torres (D-CA)||Debbie Lesko (R-AZ)|
|Science, Space and Technology||Eddie Bernice Johnson (D-TX)||Frank Lucas (R-OK)|
|Energy||Lizzie Fletcher (D-TX)||Randy Weber (R-TX)|
|Environment||Mikie Sherrill (D-NJ)||Roger Marshall (R-KS)|
|Investigations and Oversight||Bill Foster (D-IL)||Ralph Norman (R-SC)|
|Research and Technology||Haley Stevens (D-MI)||Jim Baird (R-IN)|
|Space and Aeronautics||Kendra Horn (D-OK)||Brian Babin (R-TX)|
|Small Business||Nydia Velázquez (D-NY)||Steve Chabot (R-OH)|
|Contracting and Workforce||Jared Golden (D-ME)||Pete Stauber (R-MN)|
|Economic Growth, Tax and Capital Access||Andy Kim (D-NJ)||Kevin Hern (R-OK)|
|Innovation and Workforce Development||Jason Crow (D-CO)||Troy Balderson (R-OH)|
|Investigations, Oversight and Regulations||Judy Chu (D-CA)||Ross Spano (R-FL)|
|Rural Development, Agriculture, Trade and Entrepreneurship||Abby Finkenauer (D-IA)||John Joyce (R-PA)|
|Transportation and Infrastructure||Peter DeFazio (D-OR)||Sam Graves (R-MO)|
|Aviation||Rick Larsen (D-WA)||Garret Graves (R-LA)|
|Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation||Sean Patrick Maloney (D-NY)||Bob Gibbs (R-OH)|
|Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management||Dina Titus (D-NV)||John Katko (R-NY)|
|Highways and Transit||Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC)||Rodney Davis (R-IL)|
|Railroads, Pipelines and Hazardous Materials||Dan Lipinski (D-IL)||Rick Crawford (R-AR)|
|Water Resources and Environment||Grace Napolitano (D-CA)||Bruce Westerman (R-AR)|
|Veterans' Affairs||Mark Takano (D-CA)||Phil Roe (R-TN)|
|Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs||Elaine Luria (D-VA)||Mike Bost (R-IL)|
|Economic Opportunity||Mike Levin (D-CA)||Gus Bilirakis (R-FL)|
|Health||Julia Brownley (D-CA)||Neal Dunn (R-FL)|
|Oversight and Investigations||Chris Pappas (D-NH)||Jack Bergman (R-MI)|
|Technology Modernization||Susie Lee (D-NV)||Jim Banks (R-IN)|
|Ways and Means||Richard Neal (D-MA)||Kevin Brady (R-TX)|
|Health||Lloyd Doggett (D-TX)||Devin Nunes (R-CA)|
|Oversight||Bill Pascrell (D-NJ)||Mike Kelly (R-PA)|
|Select Revenue Measures||Mike Thompson (D-CA)||Adrian Smith (R-NE)|
|Social Security||John Larson (D-CT)||Tom Reed (R-NY)|
|Trade||Earl Blumenauer (D-OR)||Vern Buchanan (R-FL)|
|Worker and Family Support||Danny Davis (D-IL)||Jackie Walorski (R-IN)|
|Climate Crisis (Select)||Kathy Castor (D-FL)||Garret Graves (R-LA)|
|Human Rights (Lantos Commission)||Jim McGovern (D-MA)||Chris Smith (R-NJ)|
|Intelligence (Permanent Select)||Adam Schiff (D-CA)||Devin Nunes (R-CA)|
|Counterterrorism, Counterintelligence and Counterproliferation||André Carson (D-IN)||Rick Crawford (R-AR)|
|Defense Intelligence and Warfighter Support||Terri Sewell (D-AL)||Brad Wenstrup (R-OH)|
|Intelligence Modernization and Readiness||Eric Swalwell (D-CA)||Will Hurd (R-TX)|
|Strategic Technologies and Advanced Research||Jim Himes (D-CT)||Chris Stewart (R-UT)|
|Modernization of Congress (Select)||Derek Kilmer (D-WA)||Vacant|
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