H. Res. 300: H.R. 2112 -Agriculture, Rural Development, Food & Drug Administration and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY A VOICE VOTE  on Monday, June 13, 2011.
FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 235-180  on Tuesday, June 14, 2011.

MANAGERS: McGovern/Foxx

112th Congress 
1st Session

H.RES 300

[Report No. 112-103]

 

H.R. 2112 -Agriculture, Rural Development, Food & Drug Administration and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2012

1. Open rule.

2. Provides for one hour of general debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Appropriations.

3. Waives all points of order against consideration of the bill.

4. Waives points of order against provisions in the bill for failure to comply with clause 2 of rule XXI except for sections 740, 741, 743, and 744.

5. Under the Rules of the House the bill shall be read for amendment by paragraph.

6. Provides that the bill shall be considered for amendment under the fiveminute rule.

7. Authorizes the Chair to accord priority in recognition to Members who have preprinted their amendments in the Congressional Record.

8. Provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions.

RESOLUTION

Resolved, That at any time after the adoption of this resolution the Speaker may, pursuant to clause 2(b) of rule XVIII, declare the House resolved into the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for consideration of the bill (H.R. 2112) making appropriations for Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2012, and for other purposes. The first reading of the bill shall be dispensed with. All points of order against consideration of the bill are waived. General debate shall be confined to the bill and shall not ·exceed one hour equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Appropriations. After general debate the bill shall be considered for amendment under the five-minute rule. Points of order against provisions in the bill for failure to comply with clause 2 of rule XXI are waived except for sections 740, 741, 743, and 744. During consideration of the bill for amendment, the chair of the Committee of the Whole may accord priority in recognition on the basis of whether the Member offering an amendment has caused it to be printed in the portion of the Congressional Record designated for that purpose in clause 8 of rule XVIII. Amendments so printed shall be considered as read. When the committee rises and reports the bill back to the House with a recommendation that the bill do pass, the previous question shall be considered as ordered on the bill and amendments thereto to final passage without intervening motion except one motion to recommit with or without instructions.