Congressional Information

What are Committee Prints?

Congressional Committee Prints are publications issued by Congressional Committees that include topics related to their legislative or research activities, as well as other matters such as memorial tributes. The prints are an excellent resource for statistical and historical information, and for legislative analysis. The subjects of the Committee Prints vary greatly due to the different concerns and actions of each committee. Some basic categories of Congressional Committee Prints are:

  • draft reports and bills
  • directories
  • statistical materials
  • investigative reports
  • historical reports
  • situational studies
  • confidential staff reports
  • hearings
  • legislative analyses (source)

 

Finding Committee Prints

You can find committee prints throught the following sources:

FDsys (GPO) Committee Prints

ProQuest Congressional [NPS Only]