Original Jurisdiction Matters

116th Congress

Original Jurisdiction Hearings

Original Jurisdiction Mark-ups

  • June 10, 2019 — H. Res. 430—Authorizing the Committee on the Judiciary to initiate or intervene in judicial proceedings to enforce certain subpoenas and for other purposes.
  • October 30, 2019 — H. Res. 660Directing certain committees to continue their ongoing investigations as part of the existing House of Representatives inquiry into whether sufficient grounds exist for the House of Representatives to exercise its Constitutional power to impeach Donald John Trump, President of the United States of America, and for other purposes.

 

115th Congress

Original Jurisdiction Hearings

 

114th Congress

Original Juridication Hearings

Original Jurisdiction Mark-ups

  • March 16, 2016 — H. Res. 639 — Authorizing the Speaker to appear as amicus curiae on behalf of the House of Representatives in the matter of United States, et al. v. Texas, et al., No. 15–674.
  • October 6, 2015 — H. Res. 461 — Establishing a Select Investigative Panel of the Committee on Energy and Commerce

 

113th Congress

Original Jurisdiction Hearings

Original Jurisdiction Mark-ups

  • July 29, 2014 — H. Res. 676Providing for authority to initiate litigation for actions by the President or other executive branch officials inconsistent with their duties under the Constitution of the United States.
  • May 7, 2014 — H. Res. 567—Providing for the Establishment of the Select Committee on the Events Surrounding the 2012 Terrorist Attack in Benghazi.

 

112th Congress

Original Jurisdiction Hearings

Original Jurisdiction Mark-ups

  • July 26, 2012 — H.R. 6169Pathway to Job Creation through a Simpler, Fairer Tax Code Act of 2012
  • March 26, 2012 — H.R. 2309Postal Reform Act of 2011
  • January 31, 2012 — H.R. 3521Expedited Legislative Line-Item Veto and Rescissions Act of 2011
  • January 23, 2012 — H.R. 3575Legally Binding Budget Act of 2011
  • Novermber 16, 2011 — H.R. 10Regulations From the Executive in Need of Scrutiny (REINS) Act of 2011
  • February 8, 2011 — H. Res. 72Directing certain standing committees to inventory and review existing, pending, and proposed regulations and orders from agencies of the Federal Government, particularly with respect to their effect on jobs and economic growth.
  • January 19, 2011 — H. Res. 38To reduce spending through a transition to non-security spending at fiscal year 2008 levels.