Subcommittee on Rules and Organization of the House

The subcommittee has general responsibility for measures or matters within the Rules Committee’s jurisdiction related to process and procedures of the House, relations between the two Houses of Congress, relations between the Congress and the Judiciary, and internal operations of the House. The subcommittee is responsible for the continuing examination of the committee structure and jurisdictional issues of all House committees. Legislation is referred to this subcommittee at the discretion of the Chair. In the past, this subcommittee has held Member Day hearings on suggestions for the opening day rules package.

 
  Majority Party Members Minority Party Members
  Rep. Norma J. Torres (D-CA), Chair Rep. Guy Reschenthaler (R-PA), Ranking Member
  Rep. Ed Perlmutter (D-CO), Vice Chair Rep. Tom Cole (R-OK)
  Rep. Mary Gay Scanlon (D-PA)  
  Rep. Joe Morelle (D-NY)  
  Rep. Jim McGovern (D-MA)