*The Federal Civil Service;
*Authorizing matters relating to the District of Columbia;
*Studying the effectiveness of national security staffing;
*Studying the intergovernmental relationships between the United States and the States and municipalities, and between the United States and international organizations of which the United States is a member; and
*Studying the management, efficiency, effectiveness and economy of all agencies and departments of the Federal government, including the Management Directorate of the Department of Homeland Security.