H. Res. 532: Senate Amendment to H.R. 1256 – Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY A VOICE VOTE on Thursday,  June 11, 2009.
FLOOR ACTION:  ADOPTED BY A VOICE VOTE on Thursday, June 11, 2009.

MANAGERS: Polis/Foxx

111th Congress 
1st Session

H.RES 532

[Report No. 111-145]

 

Providing for consideration of the Senate amendment to H.R. 1256, the “Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act”

1.         Provides for the consideration of the Senate amendment to H.R. 1256.  

2.         Makes in order a motion by the chair of the Committee on Energy and Commerce that the House concur in the Senate amendment.          

3.         Waives all points of order against consideration of the motion except those arising under clause 10 of rule XXI.   

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 Energy and Commerce.         

RESOLUTION

 Resolved, That upon adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to take from the Speaker's table the bill (H.R. 1256) to protect the public health by providing the Food and Drug Administration with certain authority to regulate tobacco products, to amend title 5, United States Code, to make certain modifications in the Thrift Savings Plan, the Civil Service Retirement System, and the Federal Employees' Retirement System, and for other purposes, with the Senate amendment thereto, and to consider in the House, without intervention of any point of order except those arising under clause 10 of rule XXI, a motion offered by the chair of the Committee on Energy and Commerce 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 Energy and Commerce. The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the motion to its adoption without intervening motion.