The Official Web site For The United States House of Representatives
- Access the U.S. Code.
- Find a Bill or Law.
- Learn About the Legislative Process.
The House of Representatives Web site takes advantage of the Internet to provide easily accessible services and information online to all members of the public. Right from the House's home page, you can immediately jump directly to the sites of any representative or committee. The search field also makes finding what you're looking for painless - no need to go rooting around when the site can serve the information right to you.
Perhaps the feature on the House of Representatives site that gets the most use is the Write Your Representative function: When someone urges you to write your congressman, this Web site makes it incredibly easy with its handy online form. Make your voice heard - and save a stamp.
If it's legislative resources you're looking for, you've come to the right place. The House Web site offers this week's schedule, activity on the House floor, the year's House calendar, and more. Search the U.S. Code or the THOMAS congressional database for legal information, review the Congressional Record, and visit the legislative archive. You can even search Roll Call votes for this and previous sessions of Congress.
A special section explains what the House of Representatives actually does; learn how this body makes and enacts laws. And don't forget the House rules of conduct. Looking for a job on Capitol Hill? The House's Employment Opportunities page will help you begin the application process.
Welcome to the U.S. House of Representatives.