H. Res. 612 - Expressing the commitment of the house of representatives to achieving victory in iraq

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY VOICE VOTE on Friday, December 16, 2005. (Legislative Day of Thursday, December 15, 2005).
FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 217-202 AFTER AGREEING TO THE PREVIOUS QUESTION BY THE YEAS AND NAYS 221-200 on Friday December 16, 2005.

MANAGERS: COLE/MCGOVERN
109th Congress 
1st Session

H. RES. 619

[Report No. 109-348]


H. Res. 612 - Expressing the commitment of the house of representatives to achieving victory in iraq 
 

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 International Relations.

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

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

5. Section 2 of the rule provides that on the first legislative day of the second session of the One Hundred Ninth Congress, the House shall not conduct organizational or legislative business.

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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. 612) expressing the commitment of the House of Representatives to achieving victory in Iraq. The resolution shall be considered as read. The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the resolution and preamble to final adoption without intervening motion or demand for division of the question except: (1) one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on International Relations; and (2) one motion to recommit which may not contain instructions

Sec. 2. On the first legislative day of the second session of the One Hundred Ninth Congress, the House shall not conduct organizational or legislative business.