Organizing Resolutions for the House of Representatives

Reference Information for the
Rules of the 113th Congress

The House of Representatives adopts its organizing resolution at the beginning of each Congress in the form of a simple House resolution. Information related to H. Res. 5 for the 113th Congress is included here. 


H. Res. 5 (113th Congress), as adopted by the House

H. Res. 5  (113th Congress), from Congress Website

Section-by-Section for H. Res. 5 (113th Congress)

Additional Information

General Protocols for the 113th Congress (Republican Majority Protocols)

Rules Changes Relevant to Committees 113th Congress (House Rules Committee)

Congressional Record – 159 Cong. Rec. pp. H7-H9, 113th Congress, 1st Session, January 3, 2013.


H. Res. 5 (112th Congress)


H. Res. 5 (114th Congress)

[BCR § 074]