H. Res. 200: H.J. Res. 37 - Disapproving the rule submitted by the Federal Communications Commission with respect to regulating the Internet and broadband industry practices

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 7-3 on Monday, April 4, 2011.
FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 241-178 AFTER AGREEING TO THE PREVIOUS QUESTION BY A RECORDED VOTE OF 241-175 on Tuesday, April 5, 2011. 

MANAGERS: Polis/Woodall

112th Congress 
1st Session

H.RES 200

[Report No. 112-53]

 

 

H.J. Res. 37 - Disapproving the rule submitted by the Federal Communications Commission with respect to regulating the Internet and broadband industry practices

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 joint resolution.

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

5. Waives all points of order against provisions in the joint resolution.

6. Provides one motion to recommit.

Resolution

Resolved, That upon the adoption of this resolution it shall be in order in the House to consider the joint resolution (H.J. Res. 37) disapproving the rule submitted by the Federal Communications Commission with respect to regulating the Internet and broadband industry practices.  All points of order against consideration of the joint resolution are waived.  The resolution shall be considered as read.  All points of order against provisions in the joint resolution are waived.  The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the joint resolution 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 recommit.