H.R. 2475 - Intelligence Authorization Act, FY 2006

COMMITTEE ACTION:  REPORTED BY VOICE VOTE on Monday, June 20, 2005.
FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY VOICE VOTE on Tuesday, June 21, 2005.
MANAGERS: GINGREY/HASTINGS(FL)
109th Congress
1st Session

H. RES. 331
[Report No. 109-141]

H.R. 2475 - Intelligence Authorization Act, FY 2006


1. Structured rule.

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

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

4. Provides that the amendment in the nature of a substitute recommended by the Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence now printed in the bill, modified by the amendment printed in part A of the Rules Committee report accompanying the resolution, shall be considered as adopted and shall be considered as read.

5. Makes in order the amendment printed in part B of the Rules Committee report accompanying the resolution, if offered by Representative Maloney of New York or her designee, which shall be considered as read, and which shall be debatable for 30 minutes equally divided and controlled by the proponent and an opponent.

6. Waives all points of order against the amendment printed in part B of the report.

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. 2475) to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2006 for intelligence and intelligence-related activities of the United States Government, the Community Management Account, and the Central Intelligence Agency Retirement and Disability System, and for other purposes. The bill shall be considered as read. The amendment in the nature of a substitute recommended by the Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence now printed in the bill, modified by the amendment printed in part A of the report of the Committee on Rules accompanying this resolution, 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 Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence; (2) the further amendment printed in part B of the report of the Committee on Rules, if offered by Representative Maloney of New York or her designee, which shall be in order without intervention of any point of order or demand for division of the question, shall be considered as read, and shall be separately debatable for 30 minutes equally divided and controlled by the proponent and an opponent; and (3) one motion to recommit with or without instructions.

PART A - SUMMARY OF AMENDMENT CONSIDERED AS ADOPTED

(Summary of amendment derived from information provided by the sponsor)

Hoekstra #1 Manager’s Amendment. Strikes Section 305 of the Committee substitute, clarifying language dealing with personnel transfers to new National Intelligence Centers, as well as Sections 303 and 401 of the substitute, clarifying overseas coordination authorities of the Director of National Intelligence and the Director of the Central Intelligence Agency, respectively.

Text of the Amendment Part A

Hoekstra #1

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PART B - SUMMARY OF AMENDMENT MADE IN ORDER

(Summary of amendment derived from information provided by the sponsor)

Maloney/Shays #3 Requires the President, if the National Counterterrorism Center (NCTC) is not fully operational by June 17, 2005, to provide Congress written justification as to why the Center is not fully operational. Justification would be required to be updated every thirty days until the NCTC is fully implemented and operational. (30 minutes)

 

Text of the Amendment Part B

 

Maloney/Shays #3