H. Res. 437 - To Establish the Select Bipartisan Committee to Investigate the Preparation for and Response to Hurricane Katrina

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY RECORD VOTE OF 9-4 on Wednesday, September 14, 2005.
FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 221-193 AFTER AGREEING TO THE PREVIOUS QUESTION BY THE YEAS AND NAYS BY A VOTE OF 222-193 on Thursday, September 15, 2005
MANAGERS: DREIER/SLAUGHTER
109th Congress
1st Session

 

H. RES. 439
[Report No. 109-221]

H. Res. 437 - To Establish the Select Bipartisan Committee to Investigate the Preparation for and Response to Hurricane Katrina

 

1. Closed rule.

2. Provides one hour of debate in the House equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on Rules.

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

4. Provides one motion to recommit which may not contain instructions.

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RESOLUTION

 

Resolved, That upon the adoption of this resolution it shall be in order without intervention of any point of order to consider in the House the resolution (H. Res. 437) to establish the Select Bipartisan Committee to Investigate the Preparation for and Response to Hurricane Katrina. The resolution shall be considered as read. The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the resolution to final adoption without intervening motion except: (1) one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on Rules; and (2) one motion to recommit which may not contain instructions.