H.Res. 1167: Providing for consideration of motions to suspend the rules

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY VOICE VOTE on Wednesday April 30, 2008.
FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY RECORD VOTE 228 - 189 AFTER AGREEING TO THE PREVIOUS QUESTION BY RECORD VOTE 226 - 190 on Thursday May 1, 2008.

MANAGERS: Slaughter/Hastings (WA)

110th Congress 
2nd Session

H.RES. 1167

[Report No. 110-614]

 

Providing for consideration of motions to suspend the rules

 Provides that certain specified measures may be considered under suspension of the rules at any time on the legislative day of May 1, 2008.

RESOLUTION

           Resolved, That it shall be in order at any time on the legislative day of Thursday, May 1, 2008, for the Speaker to entertain motions that the House suspend the rules relating to the following measures:

            (1) The bill (H.R. 5715) to ensure continued availability of access to the Federal student loan program for students and families.

            (2) The bill (H.R. 493) to prohibit discrimination on the basis of genetic information with respect to health insurance and employment.

            (3) A bill to provide for a temporary extension of programs authorized by the Farm Security and Rural Investment Act of 2002.