H. Res. 257 - Providing for consideration of motions to suspend the rules.

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY A VOICE VOTE on Wednesday, March 18, 2009.
FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY A VOICE VOTE AFTER AGREEING TO
THE PREVIOUS QUESTION BY A RECORD VOTE OF  242 - 180 on Thursday, March 19, 2009.

MANAGERS: Pingree/Diaz-Balart

111th Congress 
1st Session

H.RES 257

[Report No. 111-40]

 

 

H. Res. 257 - Providing for consideration of motions to suspend the rules

Provides that certain specified measures may be considered under suspension of the rules at any time on the legislative day of March 19, 2009.

RESOLUTION

Resolved, That it shall be in order at any time on the legislative day of March 19, 2009, for the Speaker to entertain motions that the House suspend the rules relating to a measure addressing excessive compensation paid to employees of corporations in which the Federal government has a significant interest.