H. Res. 450 - Waiving a requirement of clause 6(a) of rule XIII with respect to consideration of certain resolutions reported from the Committee on Rules

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY A VOICE VOTE on Monday,  May 18, 2009.
FLOOR ACTION: LAID UPON THE TABLE PURSUANT TO THE PROVISIONS OF H. Res. 456 on Wednesday, May 20, 2009.

 

MANAGERS: Perlmutter/Sessions

111th Congress 
1st Session

H.RES 450

[Report No. 111-113]

 

Waiving a requirement 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 on the legislative day of May 19, 2009 providing for consideration or disposition of S. 896, a bill to prevent mortgage foreclosures and enhance mortgage credit availability. 

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 respect to any resolution reported on the legislative day of May 19, 2009, providing for consideration or disposition of the bill (S. 896) to prevent mortgage foreclosures and enhance mortgage credit availability.