H.R. 472 - The Local Census Quality Check Act

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY VOICE VOTE on Tuesday, April 13, 1999.
FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 219 - 205 AFTER AGREEING TO THE PREVIOUS QUESTION BY THE YEAS AND NAYS 220 - 207 on Wednesday, April 14, 1999.
MANAGERS: SESSIONS/FROST
106th Congress 
1st Session
H.RES. 138
[Report No. 106-93]

H.R. 472 - THE LOCAL CENSUS QUALITY CHECK ACT

1. Structured Rule.

2. Considers the amendment printed in the Rules Committee report as adopted upon adoption of the resolution.

3. Provides one hour of debate on the bill, as amended, in the House, equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on Government Reform.

4. Provides for the consideration of amendment numbered one printed in the Congressional Record, if offered by Rep. Maloney of New York or her designee, which shall be debatable for one hour equally divided and controlled between the proponent and an opponent.

5. 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 to consider in the House the bill (H.R. 472) to amend title 13, United States Code, to require the use of postcensus local review as part of each decennial census. The bill shall be considered as read for amendment. The amendment printed in 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 Committee on Government Reform; (2) a further amendment printed in the Congressional Record and numbered 1 pursuant to clause 8 of rule XVIII, if offered by Representative Maloney of New York or her 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.