House Committee on Homeland Security:
Subcommittee on Border and Maritime Security

Chairman:
Rep. Candice Miller [R-MI10]
Ranking Member:
Rep. Filemon Vela [D-TX34]
Republicans:
8
Democrats:
6

The chairman is always selected from the majority party and the ranking member is the most senior member of the minority party. The majority party ensures it has a majority on every committee.

Track Committee

Subcommittee Members

Chairman
Candice Miller
MI-10
Republican
Ranking Member
Filemon Vela
TX-34
Democrat
Ex Officio
Michael McCaul
TX-10
Republican
Ex Officio
Bennie Thompson
MS-2
Democrat
Lou Barletta
PA-11
Republican
Jeff Duncan
SC-3
Republican
Brian Higgins
NY-26
Democrat
Will Hurd
TX-23
Republican
Sheila Jackson Lee
TX-18
Democrat
Martha McSally
AZ-2
Republican
Mike Rogers
AL-3
Republican
Loretta Sanchez
CA-46
Democrat
Lamar Smith
TX-21
Republican
Norma Torres
CA-35
Democrat

Committee Bills

Browse 24 bills referred to this subcommittee.

Recent Activity

Introduced

H.R. 1998: To continue operation of the Human Exploitation Rescue Operative (HERO) Child Rescue Corps, a Cyber Crimes Center, a Child Exploitation Investigations Unit, a Computer Forensics Unit, and a Cyber Crimes Unit to support the mission of the Homela

Sponsor: Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz [D-FL23]

This bill was referred to the House Committee on Homeland Security, House Committee on Homeland Security: Subcommittee on Border and Maritime Security, and 3 other committees which will consider it before sending it to the House floor for consideration.

8 cosponsors are on those committees.

Apr 23, 2015