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LEGISLATIVE INFORMATION


 
HOUSE BILLS AND RESOLUTIONS
  • House Bills and Resolutions Text

    Text of House bills, resolutions and committee reports from the 13th Congress (2004 - 2007) to present are available electronically via the Legislative Documents of the Web site. Bills with text can be searched by number or keywords in the title. All versions are As Filed unless otherwise indicated in the document. Printed copies of House documents for the current Congress are available through the Bills and Index Division at the SW-Basement, HOR Complex while House documents for the past Congresses are available through the Legislative Archives at the NW-Basement, HOR Complex.

  • Authorship

    Lists of bills and resolutions authored and co-authored by each House Member are available through the member's Web page.

  • Committee Referrals

    List of bills and resolutions referred to each House Committee are available through the committee's Web page.

  • Legislative Information System (LEGIS)

    The LEGIS is a search-based system that allows access, retrieve, or save structured bills information and status as well as download full texts of Bills, and Resolutions, its Authorship, Committee Referrals, and Nature of Bills from the 8th Congress to the present 17th Congress.

REPUBLIC ACTS

Text of Republic Acts from the 8th (1987 - 1992) through the 16th Congresses (2013 - 2016) are available electronically via the Legislative Documents of the Web site. RAs can be searched by number or keywords in the title and can also be viewed by Congress number. Printed copies are available through the Legislative Archives at the NW-Basement, HOR Complex.

HOUSE JOURNALS

The official record of the session proceedings in the House. Text of House Journals from the 12th (2001 - 2004) through the present 17th Congress are available electronically via the Legislative Documents of the Web site. Journals are searchable by keywords and can also be viewed by Congress number. Printed copies are available through the Journal Service at the SW-Basement, HOR Complex.

CONGRESSIONAL RECORD

Text of Congressional Record is a substantially verbatim account of remarks made during the proceedings of the House, subject only to technical, grammatical, and typographical corrections authorized by the Member involved. Printed copies are available through the Publication Service at the SW-Basement, HOR Complex.

HOUSE RULES

The Rules of the House of Representatives, Adopted 10-December-2014, Amendments adopted on 20-May-2015 and 2-February-2016, 16th Congress.

HOUSE MEMBERS

Up-to-date information about each House Member's profile, contact information, bills filed and membership in committees.

HOUSE COMMITTEES

Information on Standing and Special committees with description of functions and contact information, as well as committee memberships, bills referred, detailed schedule and agenda of Committee Meetings. Schedules can be searched by committee or agenda.

HOW A BILL BECOMES A LAW

A basic outline of the Legislative Process.

PRESS RELEASES

Collection of Press Releases relating to the House of Representatives.

PHOTO JOURNALS

Collection of images in the Photo Journals Web pages.

DOWNLOADS CENTER

The Download Center is a haven for researchers with its vast collection of Legislative Documents easily available to everyone. Text of Republic Acts from the 8th (1987 - 1992) to the 16th Congresses (2013 - 2016), as well as text of bills filed during the 13th (2004 - 2007) Congress to the present Congress are available for download. House Journals, Congressional Records, Committee Daily Bulletin, and Session Bulletin can also be downloaded.

Attendance Records, Statement of Assets, Liabilities, and Networth, Statistical Data on Measures Processed, Legislative Performance Report, Accomplishment Reports and Administrative Requirements are also available for download.

These documents can be read by using an Acrobat Reader.