H. Res. 1098: H.R. 4626 - Health Insurance Industry Fair Competition Act

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY A VOICE VOTE on Tuesday, February 23, 2010.
FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 238-181 on Wednesday, February 24, 2010.

MANAGERS: Slaughter/Foxx

111th Congress 
2nd Session

H.RES 1098

[Report No. 111-418]

 

H.R. 4626 - Health Insurance Industry Fair Competition Act

1.         Closed rule.    

2.         Provides two hours of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and   ranking minority member of the Committee on the Judiciary.        

3.         Waives all points of order against consideration of the bill except those arising under clause 9 or 10 of rule XXI.   

4.         Provides that the bill shall be considered as read.     

5.         Provides that all points of order against provisions of the bill are waived.  This waiver does not affect the point of order available under clause 9 of rule XXI(regarding earmark  disclosure).           

6.         Provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions.                                           

RESOLUTION

            Resolved, That upon the adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to consider in the House the bill (H.R. 4626) to restore the application of the Federal antitrust laws to the business of health insurance to protect competition and consumers. All points of order against consideration of the bill are waived except those arising under clause 9 or 10 of rule XXI. The bill shall be considered as read. All points of order against provisions in the bill are waived. The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the bill to final passage without intervening motion except: (1) two hours of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on the Judiciary; and (2) one motion to recommit.