House Committee on the Judiciary: The Constitution and Civil Justice

Chairman
Rep. Trent Franks [R-AZ8]
Vice Chairman
Rep. Ron DeSantis [R-FL6]
Ranking Member
Rep. Steve Cohen [D-TN9]

The chairman is always selected from the majority party. The ranking member is the most senior member of the minority party.

Republicans
5
Democrats
3
Track Committee

Subcommittee Members

Chairman
Trent Franks
AZ-8
Republican
Vice Chairman
Ron DeSantis
FL-6
Republican
Ranking Member
Steve Cohen
TN-9
Democrat
Theodore Deutch
FL-21
Democrat
Louie Gohmert Jr.
TX-1
Republican
Jim Jordan
OH-4
Republican
Steve King
IA-4
Republican
Jerrold Nadler
NY-10
Democrat

Committee Bills

Browse 63 bills referred to this subcommittee.

Recent Activity

Introduced

H.J.Res. 36: Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to clarify the authority of Congress and the States to regulate the expenditure of funds for political activity by corporations.

Sponsor: Rep. Donna Edwards [D-MD4]

This resolution was referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary and House Committee on the Judiciary: Subcommittee on The Constitution and Civil Justice which will consider it before sending it to the House floor for consideration.

3 cosponsors are on those committees.

Feb 26, 2015