H.Res. 774: H.R. 3963 - Children’s Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2007

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 8 to 4 on Wednesday October 24, 2007.
FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 215 - 187 AFTER AGREEING TO THE PREVIOUS QUESTION BY THE YEAS AND NAYS 221-188 on Thursday October 25, 2007. 

MANAGERS:SLAUGHTER/SESSIONS 

110th Congress 
1st Session

H.RES. 774

[Report No. 110-408]

 

 

H.R. 3963 – Children's Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2007

  1. Closed rule.
  2. Provides one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the C ommittee on Energy and Commerce and the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on Ways and Means.
  3. Waives all points of order against consideration of the bill except those arising under clause 9 or 10 of rule XXI.
  4. Provides that the bill shall be considered as read.
  5. Waives all points of order against provisions of the bill.  This waiver does not affect the point of order available under clause 9 of rule XXI (regarding earmark disclosure).
  6. Provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions.
  7. Provides that, notwithstanding the operation of the previous question, the Chair may postpone further consideration of the bill to a time designated by the Speaker.

 

RESOLUTION

            Resolved, That upon the adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to consider in the House the bill (H.R. 3963) to amend title XXI of the Social Security Act to extend and improve the Children's Health Insurance Program, and for other purposes.  All points of order against consideration of the bill are waived except those arising under clause 9 or 10 of rule XXI.  The bill shall be considered as read.  All points of order against provisions of the bill are waived.  The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the bill to final passage without intervening motion except: (1) one hour of debate equally divided among and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on Energy and Commerce and the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on Ways and Means; and (2) one motion to recommit.

            Sec. 2.  During consideration of H.R. 3963 pursuant to this resolution, notwithstanding the operation of the previous question, the Chair may postpone further consideration of the bill to such time as may be designated by the Speaker.