H.R. 1838 - Taiwan Security Enhancement Act

FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY VOICE VOTE
MANAGERS: DIAZ-BALART/SLAUGHTER
106th Congress
2nd Session

Monday, January 31, 2000
H. RES. 408
[Report No. 106-490]
H.R. 1838 - Taiwan Security Enhancement Act

1. Modified closed rule.

2. Provides one hour of debate in the House equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on International Relations.

3. Waives all points of order against consideration of the bill.

4. Provides that the bill shall be considered as read for amendment.

5. Provides that the amendment recommended by the Committee on International Relations now printed in the bill shall be considered as adopted.

6. Provides for consideration of the amendment printed in the Congressional Record, if offered by the Minority Leader or a designee, which shall be considered as read and shall be separately debatable for one hour equally divided and controlled by the proponent and an opponent.

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

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RESOLUTION

Resolved, That upon the adoption of this resolution it shall be in order without intervention of any point of order to consider in the House the bill (H.R. 1838) to assist in the enhancement of the security of Taiwan, and for other purposes. The bill shall be considered as read for amendment. The amendment recommended by the Committee on International Relations now printed in the bill shall be considered as adopted. 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 on the bill, as amended, equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on International Relations; (2) an amendment printed in the Congressional Record pursuant to clause 8 of rule XVIII, if offered by the Minority Leader or a designee, which shall be considered as read and shall be separately debatable for one hour equally divided and controlled by the proponent and an opponent; and (3) one motion to recommit with or without instructions.