H. Res. 382 - Waiving clause 6(a) of Rule XIII (requiring a two-thirds vote to consider a rule on the same day it is reported from the Rules Committee)

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 8-4 on Thursday, July 28, 2011.
FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 236-186 AFTER AGREEING TO THE PREVIOUS QUESTION BY A RECORD VOTE OF 237-185 on July 29, 2011.

MANAGERS: Polis/Sessions

112th Congress 
1st Session

H.RES 382

[Report No. 112-185]

 

 

 

H. Res. 382 - Waiving clause 6(a) of Rule XIII (requiring a two-thirds vote to consider a rule on the same day it is reported from the Rules Committee)

1. Waives the requirement of clause 6(a) of Rule XIII (requiring a two-thirds vote to consider a rule on the same day it is reported from the Rules Committee).

2. Applies the waiver to any resolution reported from the Rules Committee through the legislative day of August 2, 2011.

RESOLUTION

Resolved, That the requirement of clause 6(a) of rule XIII for a two-thirds vote to consider a report from the Committee on Rules on the same day it is presented to the House is waived with respect to any resolution reported through the legislative day of August 2, 2011.