H. Res. 631: H.R. 3905 – Minnesota's Economic Rights in the Superior National Forest Act; H.R. 3017 – Brownfields Enhancement, Economic Redevelopment, and Reauthorization Act of 2017

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 7-3 on Tuesday, November 28, 2017.

FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 228-186 AFTER ORDERING THE PREVIOUS QUESTION BY A RECORD VOTE OF 227-189 on Wednesday, November 29, 2017.

MANAGERS: McGovern/Cheney

115th Congress

1st Session

Rule

H. RES. 631

Report No. 115-429

 

H.R. 3017 - Brownfields Enhancement, Economic Redevelopment, and Reauthorization Act of 2017

H.R. 3905- Minnesota's Economic Rights in the Superior National Forest Act

  1. Closed rule for H.R. 3017.
  2. Provides one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Energy and Commerce.
  3. Waives all points of order against consideration of the bill.
  4. Provides that an amendment in the nature of a substitute consisting of the text of Rules Committee Print 115-40 shall be considered as adopted and the bill, as amended, shall be considered as read.
  5. Waives all points of order against provisions in the bill, as amended.
  6. Provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions.
  7. Structured rule for H.R. 3905.
  8. Provides one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Natural Resources.
  9. Waives all points of order against consideration of the bill.
  10. Provides that an amendment in the nature of a substitute consisting of the text of Rules Committee Print 115-41 shall be considered as adopted and the bill, as amended, shall be considered as read.
  11. Waives all points of order against provisions in the bill, as amended.
  12. Makes in order only the further amendment printed in the Rules Committee report, if offered by the Member designated in the report, which shall be considered as read, shall be debatable for the time specified in the report equally divided and controlled by the proponent and an opponent, shall not be subject to amendment, and shall not be subject to a demand for division of the question.
  13. Waives all points of order against the amendment printed in the report.
  14. Provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions.

 

RESOLUTION

Resolved, That upon adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to consider in the House the bill (H.R. 3017) to amend the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980 to reauthorize and improve the brownfields program, and for other purposes. All points of order against consideration of the bill are waived. An amendment in the nature of a substitute consisting of the text of Rules Committee Print 115- 40 shall be considered as adopted. The bill, as amended, shall be considered as read. All points of order against provisions in the bill, as amended, are waived. The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the bill, as amended, and on any further amendment thereto, to final passage without intervening motion except: (1) one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Energy and Commerce; and (2) one motion to recommit with or without instructions.

Sec. 2. Upon adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to consider in the House the bill (H.R. 3905) to require congressional approval of any mineral withdrawal or monument designation involving the National Forest System lands in the State of Minnesota, to provide for the renewal of certain mineral leases in such lands, and for other purposes. All points of order against consideration of the bill are waived. An amendment in the nature of a substitute consisting of the text of Rules Committee Print 115-41 shall be considered as adopted. The bill, as amended, shall be considered as read. All points of order against provisions in the bill, as amended, are waived. The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the bill, as amended, and on any further amendment thereto, to final passage without intervening motion except: (1) one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Natural Resources; (2) the further amendment printed in the report of the Committee on Rules accompanying this 1·esolution, if offered by the Member designated in the report, which shall be in order without intervention of any point of order, shall be considered as read, shall be separately debatable for the time specified in the report equally divided and controlled by the proponent and an opponent, and shall not be subject to a demand for a division of the question; and (3) one motion to recommit with or without instructions.

 

SUMMARY OF AMENDMENT TO H.R. 3905 PROPOSED TO BE MADE IN ORDER

(summaries derived from information provided by sponsors)

Sponsor

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Description

Debate Time

1.Grijalva (AZ)

#2

Increases the royalty rate by 16.66 percent for mineral leases in the Superior National Forest

(10 minutes)