H. Res. 409 -Waiving a requirem.ent of clause 6(a) of rule XIII with respect to consideration of certain resolutions reported from the Committee on Rules.

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY VOICE VOTE on Wednesday, September 21, 2011.
FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 238-182 AFTER AGREEING TO THE PREVIOUS QUESTION BY A RECORD VOTE OF 240-180 on September 22, 2011.

MANAGERS: Hastings/Dreier

112th Congress 
1st Session

H.RES 409

[Report No. 112-214]
[Report No. 112-214, Part 2]

 

H. Res. 409 -Waiving a requirem.ent of clause 6(a) of rule XIII with respect to consideration of certain resolutions reported from the Committee on Rules.

1. Waives 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) against certain resolutions reported from the Rules Committee.

2. Applies the waiver to any resolution reported through the legislative day of September 30, 2011, relating to a measure making continuing appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2012 .

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 resp-ect to any resolution reported through the legislative day of September 30, 2011, relating to a measure