H. Res. 1556: H. Con. Res. 301 - Directing the President, pursuant to section 5(c) of the War Powers Resolution, to remove the United States Armed Forces from Pakistan.

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY A VOICE VOTE on Monday, July 26, 2010.
FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 222-196 on Tuesday, July 27, 2010

MANAGERS: McGovern/Dreier

111th Congress 
2nd Session

H.RES 1556

[Report No. 111-566]

 

 H. Con. Res. 301 - Directing the President, pursuant to section 5(c) of the War Powers Resolution, to remove the Armed Forces from Pakistan.

1.         Closed rule.                      

2.         Provides one hour of debate in the House with 30 minutes to be controlled by Rep. Kucinich and 30 minutes to be equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Foreign Affairs.                       

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

4.         Provides that the concurrent resolution shall be considered as read.

RESOLUTION        

 

Resolved, That upon the adoption of this resolution it shall be in order without intervention of any point of order to consider in the House the concurrent resolution (H. Con. Res. 301) directing the President, pursuant to section 5(c) of the War Powers Resolution, to remove the United States Armed Forces from Pakistan, if called up by Representative Kucinich of Ohio or his designee. The concurrent resolution shall be considered as read. The concurrent resolution shall be debatable for one hour, with 30 minutes controlled by Representative Kucinich of Ohio or his designee and 30 minutes equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Foreign Affairs. The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the concurrent resolution to final adoption without intervening motion.