What is a Resolution of Inquiry?

posted Feb 11, 2017, 11:52 AM by Betsy Ruffin
Rep. Jerrold Nadler has introduced a Resolution of Inquiry seeking certain information concerning President Trump.  The resolution text from the Congress website is https://www.congress.gov/bill/115th-congress/house-resolution/111?q=%7B%22search%22%3A%5B%22congressId%3A115+AND+billStatus%3A%5C%22Introduced%5C%22%22%5D%7D&r=20
So, what is a Resolution of Inquiry? 
You may find the official wording in this document. 

Who is on the House Judicary Committee that is to respond to the inquiry? 

Some history on the use of Resolution of Inquiry