H.Res. 215: H.R. 700 - Healthy Communities Water Supply Act of 2007

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY VOICE VOTE, Tuesday March 6, 2007.
FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY A VOICE VOTE on Thursday March 8, 2007.

MANAGERS: CARDOZA/HASTINGS(WA)

110th Congress 
1st Session

H.RES. 215

[Report No. 110-32]

 

 

H.R. 700 - Healthy Communities Water Supply Act of 2007

  1. Open rule with a preprinting requirement.
  2. Provides one hour of general debate equally divided and controlled by the Chairman and Ranking Minority Member of the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.
  3. Waives all points of order against consideration of the bill except for clauses 9 and 10 of Rule XXI.
  4. Provides that the bill shall be considered as read.
  5. Makes in order only those amendments to the bill that are pre-printed in the Congressional Record or are pro forma amendments for the purpose of debate.
  6. Provides that each amendment printed in the Congressional Record may be offered only by the Member who caused it to be printed or a designee, and that each amendment shall be considered as read.
  7. Provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions.

  

RESOLUTION

                    Resolved, That at any time after the adoption of this resolution the Speaker may, pursuant to clause 2(b) of rule XVIII, declare the House resolved into the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union for consideration of the bill (H.R. 700) to amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to extend the pilot program for alternative water source projects.  The first reading of the bill shall be dispensed with.  All points of order against consideration of the bill are waived except those arising under clause 9 or 10 of rule XXI.  General debate shall be confined to the bill and shall not exceed one hour equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.  After general debate the bill shall be considered for amendment under the five-minute rule.  The bill shall be considered as read.  Notwithstanding clause 11 of rule XVIII, no amendment to the bill shall be in order except those printed in the portion of the Congressional Record designated for that purpose in clause 8 of rule XVIII and except pro forma amendments for the purpose of debate.  Each amendment so printed may be offered only by the Member who caused it to be printed or his designee and shall be considered as read.  At the conclusion of consideration of the bill for amendment the Committee shall rise and report the bill to the House with such amendments as may have been adopted.  The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the bill and amendments thereto to final passage without intervening motion except one motion to recommit with or without instructions.