H. Res. 418: Senate amendment to H.R. 2832 - To extend the Generalized System of Preferences, and for other purposes

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY A VOICE VOTE on Thursday, October 3, 2011.
FLOOR ACTION:

MANAGERS: McGovern/Dreier

112th Congress 
1st Session

H.RES 418

[Report No. 112-230]

 

Senate amendment to H.R. 2832 - To extend the Generalized System of Preferences, and for other purposes

1. Provides for the consideration of the Senate amendment to H.R. 2832.

2. Makes in order a motion by the chair of the Committee on Ways and Means or his designee that the House concur in the Senate amendment.

3. Waives all points of order against consideration of the motion.

4. Provides that the Senate amendment shall be considered as read.

5. Provides one hour of debate on the motion equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Ways and Means.

RESOLUTION

Resolved, That upon adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to take from the Speaker's table the bill (H.R. 2832) to extend the Generalized System of Preferences, and for other purposes, with the Senate amendment thereto, and to consider in the House, without intervention of any point of order, a motion offered by the chair of the Committee on Ways and Means or his designee that the House concur in the Senate amendment. The Senate amendment shall be considered as read. The motion shall be debatable for one hour equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Ways and Means. The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the motion to its adoption without intervening motion.