Committee on Fundamental National Policies:House of Councillors

Standing Committees

Committee on Fundamental National Policies

(As of August 19,2018)


The Committee on Fundamental National Policies is responsible for deliberating basic government policy. It normally meets jointly with the House of Representatives committee of the same name, and functions as a venue for debate between the Prime Minister and opposition party heads.

Title Name Political Groups
Chairman HACHIRO Yoshio CDP
Director AICHI Jiro LDP・PJK
Director OKADA Naoki LDP・PJK
Director MAYAMA Yuichi CDP
Director KATAYAMA Toranosuke JIP
  ISOZAKI Yosuke LDP・PJK
  ONUMA Mizuho LDP・PJK
  KOZUKI Ryosuke LDP・PJK
  SATO Masahisa LDP・PJK
  TAKAHASHI Katsunori LDP・PJK
  NAGAMINE Makoto LDP・PJK
  HORII Iwao LDP・PJK
  MAKINO Takao LDP・PJK
  MIZUOCHI Toshiei LDP・PJK
  NISHIDA Makoto KP
  YAMAGUCHI Natsuo KP
  OTSUKA Kohei DPFP-SR
  SHIMBA Kazuya DPFP-SR
  MAKIYAMA Hiroe CDP
  KOIKE Akira JCP

The names of the political groups in the house, have been abbreviated on this page using unofficial abbreviations. 'None' indicates the house member who is not affiliated with a political group. For the official names of the political groups, please click here.