H. Con. Res. 376 – Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2007

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY VOICE VOTE on Wednesday April 5, 2006
FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 225-196 AFTER AGREEING TO THE YEAS AND NAYS 226-199, on Thursday April 6, 2006.

MANAGERS: PUTNAM/MCGOVERN
109th Congress
2nd Session
H.RES. 766
[Report No. 109-405]

H. Con. Res. 376 – Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2007

1. General debate rule.

2. Provides four hours of general debate, with three hours equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on the Budget, and one hour on the subject of economic goals and policies equally divided and controlled by Representative Saxton of New Jersey and Representative Maloney of New York or their designees.

3. Waives all points of order against consideration of the concurrent resolution.

4. Provides that after general debate the Committee of the Whole shall rise without motion and no further consideration of the bill shall be in order except by a subsequent order of the House.

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RESOLUTION

Resolved, That at any time after the adoption of this resolution the Speaker may, pursuant to clause 2(b) of rule XVIII, declare the House resolved into the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for consideration of the concurrent resolution (H. Con. Res. 376) establishing the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2007 and setting forth appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2008 through 2011. The first reading of the concurrent resolution shall be dispensed with. All points of order against consideration of the concurrent resolution are waived. General debate shall not exceed four hours, with three hours of general debate confined to the congressional budget equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on the Budget and one hour of general debate on the subject of economic goals and policies equally divided and controlled by Representative Saxton of New Jersey and Representative Maloney of New York or their designees. After general debate the Committee of the Whole shall rise without motion. No further consideration of the concurrent resolution shall be in order except pursuant to a subsequent order of the House.