H. Res. 305 : H. Con. Res. 85 – Setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2010 and including the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2009 and 2011 through 2014 – GENERAL DEBATE RULE.

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY A VOICE VOTE on Tuesday, March 31, 2009.
FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 234 - 179 on Wednesday, April 1, 2009.

MANAGERS: McGovern/Dreier

111th Congress 
1st Session

H.RES 305

[Report No. 111-70]

 

H. Con. Res. 85 – Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2010  

  1. General debate rule.
  2. Provides four hours of general debate, with three hours equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on the Budget and one hour on the subject of economic goals and policies equally divided and controlled by Representative Maloney of New York and Representative Brady of Texas or their designees.
  3. Waives all points of order against consideration of the concurrent resolution.
  4. Provides that no further consideration shall be in order except pursuant to a subsequent order of the House.

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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 concurrent resolution (H. Con. Res. 85) setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2010 and including the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2009 and 2011 through 2014. The first reading of the concurrent resolution shall be dispensed with. All points of order against consideration of the concurrent resolution are waived. General debate shall not exceed four hours, with three hours confined to the congressional budget equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on the Budget and one hour on the subject of economic goals and policies equally divided and controlled by Representative Maloney of New York and Representative Brady of Texas or their designees. After general debate the Committee of the Whole shall rise without motion. No further consideration of the concurrent resolution shall be in order except pursuant to a subsequent order of the House.