H.Res. 1213: H.R. 5658 – Duncan Hunter National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2009

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY RECORD VOTE 8-4 on Tuesday May 20, 2008.
FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY VOICE VOTE AFTER AGREEING TO THE PREVIOUS QUESTION BY RECORD VOTE 235-186 on Wednesday May 21, 2008.

MANAGERS: Hastings (FL)/Sessions 

110th Congress 
2nd Session

H.RES. 1213

[Report No. 110-661]

 

H.R. 5658 – Duncan Hunter National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2009

  1. Provides two hours of general debate equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on Armed Services.
  2. Waives all points of order against consideration of the bill except those arising under clause 9 or 10 of rule XXI.
  3. Provides that no further consideration of the bill shall be in order except pursuant to a subsequent order of the House.  

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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. 5658) to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2009 for military activities of the Department of Defense, to prescribe military personnel strengths for fiscal year 2009, and for other purposes.  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 two hours equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on Armed Services.  After general debate, the Committee of the Whole shall rise without motion.  No further consideration of the bill shall be in order except pursuant to a subsequent order of the House.