House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology

The Committee on Science, Space, and Technology has jurisdiction over energy research, all federally owned or operated non-military energy laboratories, astronautical research and development, civil aviation, environmental research and development, marine research, the National Institute of Standards and Technology, NASA, NSF, NWS, outer space, and other aspects of scientific research. (source)

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Chairman
Rep. Lamar Smith [R-TX21]
Ranking Member
Rep. Eddie Johnson [D-TX30]

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

Republicans
22
Democrats
15
Track Committee

Committee Members

Chairman
Lamar Smith
TX-21
Republican
Ranking Member
Eddie Johnson
TX-30
Democrat
Environment
Jim Bridenstine
OK-1
Republican
Chair, Subcommittee on Environment
Research ...
Barbara Comstock
VA-10
Republican
Chair, Subcommittee on Research and Technology
Oversight
Barry Loudermilk
GA-11
Republican
Chair, Subcommittee on Oversight
Space
Steven Palazzo
MS-4
Republican
Chair, Subcommittee on Space
Energy
Randy Weber
TX-14
Republican
Chair, Subcommittee on Energy
Brian Babin
TX-36
Republican
Ami Bera
CA-7
Democrat
Donald Beyer
VA-8
Democrat
Suzanne Bonamici
OR-1
Democrat
Mo Brooks
AL-5
Republican
Katherine Clark
MA-5
Democrat
Donna Edwards
MD-4
Democrat
Elizabeth Esty
CT-5
Democrat
Alan Grayson
FL-9
Democrat
Randy Hultgren
IL-14
Republican
Bill Johnson
OH-6
Republican
Steve Knight
CA-25
Republican
Daniel Lipinski
IL-3
Democrat
Zoe Lofgren
CA-19
Democrat
Frank Lucas
OK-3
Republican
Thomas Massie
KY-4
Republican
Michael McCaul
TX-10
Republican
John Moolenaar
MI-4
Republican
Randy Neugebauer
TX-19
Republican
Dan Newhouse
WA-4
Republican
Gary Palmer
AL-6
Republican
Ed Perlmutter
CO-7
Democrat
Bill Posey
FL-8
Republican
Dana Rohrabacher
CA-48
Republican
James Sensenbrenner Jr.
WI-5
Republican
Eric Swalwell
CA-15
Democrat
Paul Tonko
NY-20
Democrat
Marc Veasey
TX-33
Democrat
Bruce Westerman
AR-4
Republican
Frederica Wilson
FL-24
Democrat

Committee Bills

Browse 65 bills referred to this committee.

Recent Activity

Passed House

H.R. 2262: SPACE Act of 2015

Last Action: On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 284 - 133 (Roll no. 262).

Explanation: This bill passed in the House on May 21, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

May 21, 2015

Bill Text

H.R. 2262: SPACE Act of 2015

This bill’s text for status Passed the House (Engrossed) (May 21, 2015) is now available.

May 21, 2015