H. Res. 108: S. 352 – DTV Delay Act

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY A VOICE VOTE on Tuesday, February 3, 2009.
FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY A VOICE VOTE on Wednesday, February 4, 2009.

MANAGERS: Cardoza/Foxx

111th Congress 
1st Session

H.RES 108

[Report No. 111-11]

 

S. 352 – DTV Delay Act

  1. Closed rule.
  2. Provides one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Energy and Commerce.
  3. Waives all points of order against consideration of the bill except those arising under clause 10 of rule XXI. 
  4. Provides that the bill shall be considered as read.
  5. Waives all points of order against the bill.
  6. Provides one motion to commit with or without instructions.
  7. Amends section 2 of H. Res. 92 to provide that the chair of the Committee on Appropriations shall insert in the Congressional Record no later than February 26, 2009, such material as he may deem explanatory of appropriations measures for fiscal year 2009.

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RESOLUTION

            Resolved, That upon the adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to consider in the House the bill (S. 352) to postpone the DTV transition date. All points of order against consideration of the bill are waived except those arising under clause 10 of rule XXI. The bill shall be considered as read. All points of order against the bill are waived. The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the bill to final passage without intervening motion except: (1) one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Energy and Commerce; and (2) one motion to commit.

            Sec. 2. Section 2 of House Resolution 92 is amended by striking "February 4" and inserting "February 26".