Legislative Committees

Subcommittee on Crime and Terrorism

National Senate Committee

224 Dirksen Senate Office Building
Washington, DC 20510

Parent Committee: Committee on the Judiciary

Jurisdiction: (1) Oversight of the Department of Justice's (a) Criminal Division, (b) Drug Enforcement Administration, (c) Executive Office for U.S. Attorneys, (d) Office on Violence Against Women, (e) U.S. Marshals Service, (f) Community Oriented Policing Services and related law enforcement grants, (g) Bureau of Prisons, (h) Office of the Pardon Attorney, (i) U.S. Parole Commission, (j) Federal Bureau of Investigation, and (k) Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives, as it relates to crime or drug policy; (2) Oversight of the U.S. Sentencing Commission; (3) Youth violence and directly related issues; (4) Federal programs under the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of 1974, as amended (including the Runaway and Homeless Youth Act); (5) Criminal justice and victims' rights policy; (6) Oversight of the Office of National Drug Control Policy; (7) Oversight of the U.S. Secret Service; (8) Corrections, rehabilitation, reentry and other detention-related policy; and (9) Parole and probation policy; (10) Oversight of anti-terrorism enforcement and policy; (11) Oversight of Department of Homeland Security functions as they relate to anti-terrorism enforcement and policy; (12) Oversight of State Department consular operations as they relate to anti-terrorism enforcement and policy; (13) Oversight of encryption policies and export licensing; and (14) Oversight of espionage laws and their enforcement.
Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse
(Democratic-RI Jr) Chair
Sen. Joshua Hawley
(Republican-MO Jr) Ranking Member
Sen. Cory Booker
(Democratic-NJ Jr) Member
Sen. Chris Coons
(Democratic-DE Jr) Member
Sen. John Cornyn
(Republican-TX Sr) Member
Sen. Ted Cruz
(Republican-TX Jr) Member
Sen. Dick Durbin
(Democratic-IL Sr) Member
Sen. Joni Ernst
(Republican-IA Jr) Member
Sen. Lindsey Graham
(Republican-SC Sr) Member
Sen. John Kennedy
(Republican-LA Jr) Member
Sen. Amy Klobuchar
(Democratic-MN Sr) Member
Sen. Thom Tillis
(Republican-NC Jr) Member