United States House Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Entitlements
The United States House Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Entitlements, also known as the House HELE Committee, is one of the 6 standing committees of the United States House of Representatives.
Jurisdiction[edit | edit source]
The Rules of the 117th House of Representatives states that the committee is responsible for "Oversight of the Department of Health and Human Services, the Department of Education, the Department of Labor, and the Social Security Administration; and affairs pertaining to public education, higher education, early childhood education, educational resources in general, systems of healthcare, public health, labor conditions, labor unions, workforce protections, Social Security, Medicaid, and entitlements in general."
This committee is also in charge of the appropriations for the Department of Health and Human Services.
Members, 117th Congress[edit | edit source]