H.Res. 38: H.R. 161 – Natural Gas Pipeline Permitting Reform Act; H.R. 36 – Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 5-3 on Tuesday, January 20, 2015.
FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 238-181 AFTER ORDERING THE PREVIOUS QUESTION BY A RECORD VOTE OF 238-182 on Wednesday, January 21, 2015.

MANAGERS: McGovern/Foxx

114th Congress

1st Session

Rule

H.RES. 38

Report No. 114-3

 
 
H.R. 161- Natural Gas Pipeline Permitting Reform Act
 
H.R. 36- Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act
 
  1. Closed rule for H.R. 161.
  2. Provides one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Energy and Commerce.
  3. Waives all points of order against consideration of the bill.
  4. Provides that the bill shall be considered as read.
  5. Waives all points of order against provisions in the bill.
  6. Provides one motion to recommit.
  7. Closed rule for H.R. 36.
  8. Provides one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on the Judiciary or their respective designees.
  9. Waives all points of order against consideration of the bill.
  10. Provides that the bill shall be considered as read.
  11. Waives all points of order against provisions in the bill.
  12. Provides one motion to recommit. 

 

RESOLUTION

Resolved, That upon adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to consider in the House the bill (H.R. 161) to provide for the timely consideration of all licenses, permits, and approvals required under Federal law with respect to the siting, construction, expansion, or operation of any natural gas pipeline projects. All points of order against consideration of the bill are waived. The bill shall be considered as read. All points of order against provisions in the bill are waived. The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the bill and on any amendment thereto to final passage without intervening motion except: (1) one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Energy and Commerce; and (2) one motion to recommit.
 
Sec. 2. Upon adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to consider in the House the bill (H.R. 36) to amend title 18, United States Code, to protect pain-capable unborn children, and for other purposes. All points of order against consideration of the bill are waived. The bill shall be considered as read. All points of order against provisions in the bill are waived. The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the bill and on any amendment thereto to final passage without intervening motion except: (1) one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on the Judiciary or their respective designees; and (2) one motion to recommit.