Capital Building

House Permanent Select Committee On Intelligence

Committee Background

Year Established


Key Issues

Oversight of the seventeen elements of the U.S. Intelligence Community, including the branches of the armed services and CIA, FBI, and NSA


CIA policies, activities and budgets, excluding covert action; Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) and associated Section 702 surveillance warrants; oversight of activities funded through the Military Intelligence Program; oversight of counterterrorism and counterintelligence agencies, including FBI and Depts. of State, Homeland Security, Energy, Treasury; National Security Agency, including cybersecurity

Committee Leadership

Chair Devin Nunes (R - CA)
Ranking Mem. Adam Schiff (D - CA)
Ranking Member

Vital Stats

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