H.R. 4965 - Partial Birth Abortion Ban Act of 2002

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY VOICE VOTE
FLOOR ACTION:ADOPTED BY RECORDED VOTE OF 248 - 177
MANAGERS: MYRICK/SLAUGHTER
107th Congress
2nd Session

Tuesday, July 23, 2002

H.R. 4965- Partial Birth Abortion Ban Act of 2002

1. Closed rule.

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

3. Provides two hours of debate in the House equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Judiciary Committee.

4. 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. 4965) to prohibit the procedure commonly known as partial-birth abortion. The bill shall be considered as read for amendment. The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the bill to final passage without intervening motion except: (1) two hours of debate on the bill equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on the Judiciary; and (2) one motion to recommit.