House Committee on Small Business

The House Small Business Committee was established to protect and assist small businesses.  The Committee has jurisdiction over matters related to small business financial aid, regulatory flexibility, paperwork reduction, and the Small Business Administration (SBA) and its programs. (source)

Chairman
Rep. Steve Chabot [R-OH1]
Ranking Member
Rep. Nydia Velázquez [D-NY7]

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

Republicans
14
Democrats
7
Track Committee
Official Website: http://www.house.gov/smbiz/

Committee Members

Chairman
Steve Chabot
OH-1
Republican
Ranking Member
Nydia Velázquez
NY-7
Democrat
Alma Adams
NC-12
Democrat
Aumua Amata
American Samoa
Republican
Mike Bost
IL-12
Republican
David “Dave” Brat
VA-7
Republican
Judy Chu
CA-27
Democrat
Carlos Curbelo
FL-26
Republican
Christopher Gibson
NY-19
Republican
Janice Hahn
CA-44
Democrat
Richard Hanna
NY-22
Republican
Cresent Hardy
NV-4
Republican
Tim Huelskamp
KS-1
Republican
Will Hurd
TX-23
Republican
Steve King
IA-4
Republican
Steve Knight
CA-25
Republican
Brenda Lawrence
MI-14
Democrat
Blaine Luetkemeyer
MO-3
Republican
Grace Meng
NY-6
Democrat
Donald Payne Jr.
NJ-10
Democrat
Tom Rice
SC-7
Republican

Committee Bills

Browse 10 bills referred to this committee.

Recent Activity

Introduced

H.R. 1103: To create jobs in the United States by increasing United States exports to Africa by at least 200 percent in real dollar value within 10 years, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Rep. Christopher “Chris” Smith [R-NJ4]

This bill was referred to the House Committee on Financial Services, House Committee on Foreign Affairs, and 2 other committees which will consider it before sending it to the House floor for consideration.

Rep. Christopher “Chris” Smith [R-NJ4] is a member of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.

Feb 26, 2015