H. Res. 830: H.R. 2442 - Bay Area Regional Water Recycling Program Expansion Act of 2009

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 6-5 on Wednesday October 14, 2009.
FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 221-193 AFTER AGREEING TO THE PREVIOUS QUESTION BY A RECORD VOTE OF 237-178 on Thursday, October 15, 2009.

MANAGERS: Matsui/Diaz-Balart

111th Congress 
1st Session

H.RES 830

[Report No. 111-301]

H.R. 2442 - Bay Area Regional Water Recycling Program Expansion Act of 2009            

1.   Closed rule.

2.   Provides one hour of general debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on  Natural Resources.

3.   Waives all points of order against consideration of the bill except those arising under clause 9 or 10 of rule XXI.

4.    Provides that the amendment printed in the Rules Committee report accompanying the resolution shall be considered as adopted and the bill, as amended, shall be considered as read.

5.    Waives all points of order against the bill, as amended.  This waiver does not affect the point of order available under clause 9 of XXI (regarding earmark disclosure).

6.    Provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions.  

RESOLUTION

            Resolved, That upon the adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to consider in the House the bill (H.R. 2442) to amend the Reclamation Wastewater and Groundwater Study and Facilities Act to expand the Bay Area Regional Water Recycling Program, and for other purposes. All points of order against consideration of the bill are waived except those arising under clause 9 or 10 of rule XXI. The amendment printed in the report of the Committee on Rules accompanying this resolution 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, 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; and (2) one motion to recommit with or without instructions.

SUMMARY OF AMENDMENT PROPOSED TO BE CONSIDERED AS ADOPTED

Description

The amendment: 1) clarifies that funding in the bill is subject to appropriations; and 2) makes a purely technical correction in the section numbering in the bill.

TEXT OF THE AMENDMENT