This Subcommittee will probe the efficient operation of government programs that affect small businesses, including the SBA, and develop proposals to make them operate in a more cost-effective manner.  This Subcommittee also will review the regulatory burdens imposed on small businesses and how those burdens may be alleviated.

  • Oversight of general issues affecting small businesses and federal agencies.

  • Oversight of the management of the SBA.
     
  • Oversight of the SBA Inspector General.
     
  • Implementation of the Regulatory Flexibility Act.
     
  • Oversight of the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs at the Office of Management and Budget.
     
  • Use of the Congressional Review Act.
     
  • Transparency of the federal rulemaking process as required by the Administrative Procedure and Data Quality Acts.
     
  • Implementation of the Paperwork Reduction Act.

The Republican members of the Subcommittee on Investigations, Oversight and Regulations for the 113th Congress include:

  • Chairman: vacant
  • Rep. Steve Chabot (OH-01)
  • Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler (WA-03)
  • Rep. Kerry Bentivolio (MI-11)
  • Rep. Chris Collins (NY-27)
  • Rep. Tom Rice (SC-07)

The Democratic members of the Subcommittee on Investigations, Oversight and Regulations for the 113th Congress include:

  • Rep. Yvette Clarke (NY-9), Ranking Member
  • Judy Chu (CA-27)
  • Ann McLane Kuster (NH-2)