September 28, 2023
WASHINGTON - Committee on House Administration Chairman Bryan Steil (WI-01) applauds the unanimous passage of multiple measures out of Committee during today's full committee markup.
"Every measure we passed out of committee today increases the transparency and accountability of our institution," said Chairman Steil. "Thank you to Ranking Member Morelle and to the Members of our Committee on both sides for working together to unanimously pass these nonpartisan initiatives. I look forward to seeing these bills pass the House floor as we keep our Committee's commitment to being open, accessible, and transparent to the American people."
Legislative Vote Summary
*All measures were approved by the full Committee*
Committee Resolution 118-21 - adopts an additional Committee Consultant Contract Agreement between the Committee on the Budget and Stephen McMillin through December 31, 2023
Committee Resolution 118-22 - updates and modernizes the Members’ Congressional Handbook
Committee Resolution 118-23 - updates and modernizes the Committees’ Congressional Handbook
Committee Resolution 118-24 - updates and modernizes the Eligible Congressional Member Organization Handbook
H.Res. 731 - provides a technical and conforming change to House Rules to ensure they track with statutory updates to the communications blackout period
H.R. 3196, the Architect of the Capitol Appointment Act of 2023 - strengthens congressional oversight of the Architect of the Capitol by empowering a congressional commission to appoint and remove the Architect by a bipartisan, majority vote
H.R. 5734 - creates a clean extension of the Federal Election Commission’s Administrative Fine Program through 2033