H. Res. 399: H.J. Res. 79 - Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2012

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY VOICE VOTE on Thursday, September 15, 2011.
FLOOR ACTION: LAID ON THE TABLE

MANAGERS: Slaughter/Woodall

112th Congress 
1st Session

H.RES 399

[Report No. 112-207]

 

 

H.J. Res. 79 - Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2012

1. Closed rule.

2. Provides one hour of 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 joint resolution.

4· Provides that the amendment printed in the Rules Committee report accompanying the resolution shall be considered as adopted.

4· Provides that the joint resolution, as amended, shall be considered as read.

5· Provides that all points of order against provisions in the joint resolution, as amended, are waived.

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

RESOLUTION

Resolved, That upon adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to consider in the House the joint resolution (H.J. Res. 79) making continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2012, and for other purposes. All points of order against consideration of the joint resolution are waived. The amendment printed in the report of the Committee on Rules accompanying this resolution shall be considered as adopted. The joint resolution, as amended, shall be considered as read. All points of order against prqvisions in the joint resolution, as amended, are waived. The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the joint resolution, as amended, 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 Appropriations; and (2) one motion to recommit with or without ·instructions.

SUMMARY OF AMENDMENT PROPOSED TO BE CONSIDERED AS ADOPTED
(summary derived from information provided by sponsor)

Rogers (KY), Harold

#1

Modifies the across-the-board reduction that ensures the resolution is consistent with the total discretionary spending cap established in the Budget Control Act of 2011. The amendment is necessary to comply with the cap, due to a scoring change made after the introduction of the joint resolution.