H.R. 1699 - Coast Guard Authorization Act of 2001

FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY VOICE VOTE
MANAGERS: MYRICK/FROST
107th Congress
1st Session

Tuesday June 5, 2001

H.R. 1699 - Coast Guard Authorization Act of 2001

1. Modified open rule.

2. Provides one hour of general debate equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

3. Provides that the bill be open to amendment at any point.

4. Makes in order only those amendments printed in the Congressional Record and pro forma amendments for the purpose of debate.

5. Provides that each amendment printed in the Congressional Record may be offered only by the Member who caused it to be printed or his designee, and that each amendment shall be considered as read.

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

7. Provides that House Resolutions 130, 147, 149 and 150 are laid on the table.

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RESOLUTION

Resolved, That at any time after the adoption of this resolution the Speaker may, pursuant to clause 2(b) of rule XVIII, declare the House resolved into the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for consideration of the bill (H.R. 1699) to authorize appropriations for the Coast Guard for fiscal year 2002. The first reading of the bill shall be dispensed with. General debate shall be confined to the bill and shall not exceed one hour equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. After general debate the bill shall be considered for amendment under the five-minute rule. The bill shall be considered as read. No amendment to the bill shall be in order except those printed in the portion of the Congressional Record designated for that purpose in clause 8 of rule XVIII and except pro forma amendments for the purpose of debate. Each amendment so printed may be offered only by the Member who caused it to be printed or his designee and shall be considered as read. At the conclusion of consideration of the bill for amendment the Committee shall rise and report the bill to the House with such amendments as may have been adopted. The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the bill and amendments thereto to final passage without intervening motion except one motion to recommit with or without instructions.

Sec. 2. House Resolutions 130, 147, 149 and 150 are laid on the table.