H. Res. 43: H. Res. 38 - To reduce spending through a transition to non-security spending at fiscal year 2008 levels

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY A RECORD VOTE of 8-4  on Wednesday, January 19, 2011.
FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 240-168, AFTER AGREEING TO THE PREVIOUS QUESTION BY A RECORDED VOTE OF 238-174 on Monday, January 24, 2011. 

MANAGERS: McGovern/Dreier

112th Congress 
1st Session

H.RES 43

[Report No. 112-4]

 

  

H. Res. 38 - To reduce spending through a transition to non-security spending at fiscal year 2008 levels

1. Closed Rule.

2. Provides one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on Rules or their respective designees.

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

4. Provides that the amendment in the nature of a substitute recommended by the Committee on Rules, now printed in the resolution, shall be considered as adopted and the resoltuion, as amended, shall be considered as read.

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

 

      Resolution

Resolved, That upon adoption of this resolution it shall be in order without intervention of any point of order to consider on the House the resolution (H. Res. 38) to reduce spending through a transition to non-security spending at fiscal year 2008 levels.  The amendment in the nature of a substitute recommended by the Committee on Rules now printed in the resolution shall be considered as adopted.  The resolution, as adopted, shall be considered as read.  The previous question shall be considered as ordered on  the resolution, as amended, to final adoption without intervening motion except: (1) one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Rules or their respective designees; and (2) one motion to recommit with or without instructions.