House Rules & Precedents

House of Representatives Rules & Manuals

How Our Laws Are Made

Revised and Updated by John V. Sullivan Parliamentarian, United States House of Representatives Presented by Mr. Brady of Pennsylvania July 24, 2007

U.S. Code

The Office of the Law Revision Counsel prepares and publishes the United States Code, which is a consolidation and codification by subject matter of the general and permanent laws of the United States.

Congressional Record

The Congressional Record is the official record of the proceedings and debates of the U.S. Congress.