H.Res. 465: H.R. 65 - Lumbee Recognition Act

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY A VOICE VOTE on Wednesday June 6, 2007.
FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 214-193 AFTER AGREEING TO THE PREVIOUS QUESTION BY THE YEAS AND NAYS 217-192 on Thursday June 7, 2007.

MANAGERS:ARCURI/DIAZ-BALART

110th Congress 
1st Session

H.RES.  465

[Report No. 110-180]

 

H.R. 65 - Lumbee Recognition Act

  1. 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 Natural Resources.
  3. Waives all points of order against consideration of the bill except clauses 9 or 10 of Rule XXI.
  4. Provides that the committee amendment in the nature of a substitute recommended by the Committee on Natural Resources now printed in the bill, modified by the amendment printed in the Rules Committee report accompanying the resolution, shall be considered as adopted.
  5. Provides that the bill, as amended, shall be considered as read.
  6. Waives all points of order against the bill, as amended
  7. Provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions.
  8. 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. 65) to provide for the recognition of the Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina, 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 amendment in the nature of a substitute recommended by the Committee on Natural Resources now printed in the bill, modified by the amendment printed in the report of the Committee on Rules accompanying this resolution, shall be considered as adopted. The bill, as amended, shall be considered as read. All points of order against the bill, as amended, are waived. The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the bill, as amended, to final passage without intervening motion except: (1) one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on Natural Resources; and (2) one motion to recommit with or without instructions.

Sec. 2. During consideration of H.R. 65 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. 

 

SUMMARY OF AMENDMENT TO BE CONSIDERED AS ADOPTED 
 

A technical amendment to correct the date for the adoption of the Tribe’s constitution (November 15, 2001), and clarify that verification of the tribal roll by the Secretary of the Interior shall be completed within two years after date of enactment of the Act. 

TEXT OF AMENDMENT TO BE CONSIDERED AS ADOPTED