H. Res. 242- Waiving requirement of clause 6(a) of rule XIII with respect to the same day consideration of certain resolutions reported by the Rules Committee

COMMITTEE ACTION:  REPORTED BY VOICE VOTE on Wednesday April 27, 2005.
FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY THE YEAS AND NAYS BY A VOTE OF 230-199 AFTER AGREEING ON THE PREVIOUS QUESTION.on Thursday April 28, 2005
MANAGERS: PUTNAM/SLAUGHTER
109th Congress
1st Session

 

H. RES. 242
[Report No. 109-60]

H. Res. 242 - Waiving a requirement of clause 6(a) of rule XIII with respect to the same day consideration of certain resolutions reported by the Rules Committee

 

1. Waives clause 6(a) of rule XIII (requiring a two-thirds vote to consider a rule on the same day it is reported from the Rules Committee) against certain resolutions reported from the Rules Committee.

2. Applies the waiver to any special rule reported on the legislative day of April 28, 2005, providing for consideration or disposition of a conference report to accompany the concurrent resolution (H. Con. Res. 95) establishing the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2006, revising appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal year 2005, and setting forth appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2007 through 2010 or establishing a separate order relating to budget enforcement.

 

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RESOLUTION

 

Resolved, That the requirement of clause 6(a) of rule XIII for a two-thirds vote to consider a report from the Committee on Rules on the same day it is presented to the House is waived with respect to any resolution reported on the legislative day of April 28, 2005 (1) providing for consideration or disposition of a conference report to accompany the concurrent resolution (H. Con. Res. 95) establishing the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2006, revising appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal year 2005, and setting forth appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2007 through 2010 or (2) establishing a separate order relating to budget enforcement.