H. Res. 525 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the 107th Congress should complete action on and present to the President, before September 30, 2002, legislation extending and strengthening the successful 1996 welfare reforms

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY VOICE VOTE, on Tuesday, September 17, 2002.
FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 213-200 on Thursday, September 19, 2002.
MANAGERS: HASTINGS (WA)/FROST
107th Congress
2nd Session

H. Res. 524 - Expressing the sense of the House that Congress should complete action on the Permanent Death Tax Repeal Act of 2002 and

H. Res. 525 - Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the 107th Congress should complete action on and present to the President, before September 30, 2002, legislation extending and strengthening the successful 1996 welfare reforms

1. Closed rule.

2. Provides that the resolution (H. Res. 524) shall be debatable in the House for one hour equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on Ways and Means.

3. Provides that the resolution (H. Res. 524) shall be considered as read for amendment.

4. Provides that the resolution (H. Res. 525) shall be debatable in the House for one hour equally divided among and controlled by the chairmen and ranking minority members of the Committees on Ways and Means and Education and the Workforce.

5. Provides that the resolution (H. Res. 525) shall be considered as read for amendment.

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RESOLUTION

Resolved, That upon the adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to consider in the House the resolution (H.Res. 524) expressing the sense of the House that Congress should complete action on the Permanent Death Tax Repeal Act of 2002, and for consideration of the resolution. The resolution shall be considered as read for amendment. The resolution shall be debatable for one hour equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on Ways and Means. The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the resolution to final adoption without intervening motion.

Sec. 2. Upon the adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to consider in the House the resolution (H.Res. 525) expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the 107th Congress should complete action on and present to the President, before September 30, 2002, legislation extending and strengthening the successful 1996 welfare reforms. The resolution shall be considered as read for amendment. The resolution shall be debatable for one hour equally divided among and controlled by the chairmen and ranking minority members of the Committees on Ways and Means and Education and the Workforce. The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the resolution to final adoption without intervening motion.