Senate Committee on the Judiciary

The Senate Committee on the Judiciary has jurisdiction over matters relating to apportionment of Representatives; bankruptcy, mutiny, espionage, and counterfeiting; civil liberties; Constitutional amendments; Federal courts and judges; government information; holidays and celebrations; immigration and naturalization; interstate compacts generally; judicial proceedings, civil and criminal, generally; local courts in the territories and possessions; measures relating to claims against the United States; national penitentiaries; Patent Office; patents, copyrights, and trademarks; protection of trade and commerce against unlawful restraints and monopolies; revision and codification of the statutes of the United States; state and territorial boundary lines; and other areas. [Senate Manual Rule XXV, Clause 1 (m)]

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