H. Res. 400: H.R. 1728 - Mortgage Reform and Anti-Predatory Lending Act

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY A VOICE VOTE on Tuesday May 5, 2009.
FLOOR ACTION:  ADOPTED BY THE HOUSE BY A VOICE VOTE on Wednesday May 6, 2009

MANAGERS: Pingree/Sessions

111th Congress 
1st Session

H.RES 400

[Report No. 111-96]

H.R. 1728, the Mortgage Reform and Anti-Predatory Lending Act

  1. General debate rule.
  2. Provides one hour of general debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the C ommittee on Financial Services.
  3. Waives all points of order against consideration of the bill except for clauses 9 and 10 of rule XXI.
  4. Provides that no further consideration of the bill 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 bill (H.R. 1728) to amend the Truth in Lending Act to reform consumer mortgage practices and provide accountability for such practices, to provide certain minimum standards for consumer mortgage loans, 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 except those arising under clause 9 or 10 of rule XXI.  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 Financial Services.  After general debate, the Committee of the Whole shall rise without motion.  No further consideration of the bill shall be in order except pursuant to a subsequent order of the House.