H. Res. 280: Providing for the consideration of the Senate amendments to the bill H.R. 146, the Omnibus Public Land Management Act of 2009

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY A VOICE VOTE on Tuesday, March 24, 2009.
FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 247 - 177 AFTER AGREEING TO
THE PREVIOUS QUESTION BY A RECORD VOTE OF  242 - 180 on Wednesday, March 25, 2009.

MANAGERS: Pingree/Foxx

111th Congress 
1st Session

H.RES 280

[Report No. 111-51]

 

Providing for the consideration of the Senate amendments to the bill H.R. 146, the Omnibus Public Land Management Act of 2009

  1. Provides for the consideration of the Senate amendments to H.R. 146.
  2. Makes in order a motion by the chair of the Committee on Natural Resources to concur in the Senate amendments. 
  3. Waives all points of order against consideration of the motion except those arising under clause 10 of rule XXI.
  4. Provides that the Senate amendments and the motion shall be considered as read.
  5. Provides one hour of debate on the motion equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Natural Resources.

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RESOLUTION

Resolved, That upon adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to take from the Speaker's table the bill (H.R. 146) to establish a battlefield acquisition grant program for the acquisition and protection of nationally significant battlefields and associated sites of the Revolutionary War and the War of 1812, and for other purposes, with the Senate amendments thereto, and to consider in the House, without intervention of any point of order except those arising under clause 10 of rule XXI, a single motion offered by the chair of the Committee on Natural Resources or his designee that the House concur in the Senate amendments. The Senate amendments and the motion shall be considered as read. The motion shall be debatable for one hour equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Natural Resources. The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the motion to final adoption without intervening motion or demand for division of the question.