H.Res. 677: H.J.Res. 52 - making continuing appropriations for the fiscal year 2008, and for other purposes

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY A VOICE VOTE on Tuesday September 25, 2007.
FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY VOICE VOTE AFTER AGREEING TO THE PREVIOUS QUESTION BY THE YEAS AND NAYS 222 - 192 on Wednesday September 26, 2007.

MANAGERS:SLAUGHTER/HASTINGS(WA)

110th Congress 
1st Session a

H.RES. 677

[Report No. 110-346]

 

H.J.Res. 52 - making continuing appropriations for the fiscal year 2008, and for other purposes

  1. Closed rule.
  2. Provides one hour of general debate in the House equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on Appropriations.
  3. Waives all points of order against the joint resolution and against its consideration except for clauses 9 and 10 of Rule XXI.
  4. Provides that the joint resolution shall be considered as read.
  5. Contains one motion to recommit.
  6. Provides that, notwithstanding the operation of the previous question, the Chair may postpone further consideration of the joint resolution to a time designated by the Speaker. 
  7. Tables H.Res. 659.

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RESOLUTION

Resolved, That upon the adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to consider in the House the joint resolution (H.J. Res. 52) making continuing appropriations for the fiscal year 2008, and for other purposes.  All points of order against the joint resolution and against its consideration are waived except those arising under clause 9 or 10 of rule XXI.  The joint resolution shall be considered as read.  The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the joint resolution to final passage without intervening motion except: (1) one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on Appropriations; and (2) one motion to recommit.

 Sec. 2.  During consideration of House Joint Resolution 52 pursuant to this resolution, notwithstanding the operation of the previous question, the Chair may postpone further consideration of the joint resolution to such time as may be designated by the Speaker.

 Sec. 3. House Resolution 659 is laid upon the table.