H. Res. 973 – Waiving a requirement of clause 6(a) of rule XIII with respect to consideration of certain resolutions reported from the Committee on Rules

 

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY A VOICE VOTE on Tuesday December 15, 2009.
FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 218-202 AFTER AGREEING TO THE PREVIOUS QUESTION BY A RECORD VOTE OF 226-192 on Wednesday, December 16, 2009. 

MANAGERS: Pingree/Foxx
111th Congress 
1st Session

H.RES 973

[Report No. 111-379]

 

WAIVING A REQUIREMENT OF CLAUSE 6(A) OF RULE XIII WITH RESPECT TO CONSIDERATION OF CERTAIN RESOLUTIONS REPORTED FROM THE COMMITTEE ON RULES

1.      Waives clause 6(a) of Rule XIII (requiring a two-thirds vote to consider a rule on the same day it is reported from the

Rules Committee ) for any resolution reported on the legislative day of December 16, 2009.

RESOLUTION

Resolved, That the requirement of clause 6(a) of rule XIII for a two-thirds vote to consider a report from the Committee on Rules on the same day it is presented to the House is waived with respect to any resolution reported on the legislative day of December 16, 2009.