Legislative Committees

Subcommittee on Oversight, Agency Action, Federal Rights and Federal Courts

National Senate Committee

224 Dirksen Senate Office Building
Washington, DC 20510

Parent Committee: Committee on the Judiciary

(1) Federal court jurisdiction, administration and management; (2) Rules of evidence and procedure; (3) Creation of new courts and judgeships; (4) Bankruptcy; (5) Legal reform and liability issues; (6) Local courts in territories and possessions; (7) Administrative practices and procedures including agency rulemaking and adjudication; (8) Judicial review of agency action; (9) Third party enforcement of federal rights; (10) Oversight of the Department of Justice grant programs, as well as government waste and abuse; (11) private relief bills other than immigration; and (12) Oversight of the Foreign Claims Settlement Act.
Sen. Richard Blumenthal
(Democratic-CT Sr) Chair
Sen. Ben Sasse
(Republican-NE Jr) Ranking Member
Sen. Mike Crapo
(Republican-ID Sr) Member
Sen. Joni Ernst
(Republican-IA Jr) Member
Sen. Chuck Grassley
(Republican-IA Sr) Member
Sen. Mazie Hirono
(Democratic-HI Jr) Member
Sen. John Kennedy
(Republican-LA Jr) Member
Sen. Amy Klobuchar
(Democratic-MN Sr) Member
Sen. Patrick Leahy
(Democratic-VT Sr) Member
Sen. Thom Tillis
(Republican-NC Jr) Member
Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse
(Democratic-RI Jr) Member