H.Res. 1298: H.R. 2176 - To provide for and approve the settlement of certain land claims of the Bay Mills Indian Community

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY  VOICE VOTE on Tuesday, June 24, 2008.
FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY RECORD VOTE 207-204 AFTER AGREEING TO THE PREVIOUS QUESTION BY RECORD VOTE 226-194 on Wednesday June 25, 2008.

MANAGERS:Hastings(FL)/Hasting(WA)

110th Congress 
2nd Session

H.RES. 1298

[Report No. 110-732]

 

H.R. 2176, to provide for and approve the settlement of certain land claims of the Bay Mills Indian Community

  1. Closed rule.
  2. Provides one hour of debate in the House, with 40 minutes equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on Natural Resources, and 20 minutes equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on the Judiciary.
  3. Waives all points of order against consideration of the bill except those arising under clauses 9 or 10 of rule XXI.
  4. Provides that in lieu of the committee amendment in the nature of a substitute recommended by the Committee on Natural Resources now printed in the bill, the amendment in the nature of a substitute printed in the report of the Committee on Rules to accompany the resolution shall be considered as adopted. 
  5. Waives all points of order against provisions of the bill, as amended, and provides that the bill, as amended, shall be considered as read. This waiver does not affect the point of order available under clause 9 of rule XXI (regarding earmark disclosure).
  6. Provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions.
  7. 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.

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RESOLUTION

            Resolved, That upon the adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to consider in the House the bill (H.R. 2176) to provide for and approve the settlement of certain land claims of the Bay Mills Indian Community.  All points of order against consideration of the bill are waived except those arising under clause 9 or 10 of rule XXI.  In lieu of the amendment in the nature of a substitute recommended by the Committee on Natural Resources now printed in the bill, the amendment in the nature of a substitute 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 provisions of 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, with 40 minutes equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on Natural Resources and 20 minutes equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on the Judiciary; and (2) one motion to recommit with or without instructions.

            Sec. 2.  During consideration of H.R. 2176 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 IN THE NATURE OF A SUBSTITUTE CONSIDERED AS ADOPTED

The amendment in the nature of a substitute consists of the text of H.R. 2176, to provide for and approve the settlement of certain land claims of the Bay Mills Indian Community and the text of H.R. 4115, to provide for and approve the settlement of certain land claims of the Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians as reported by the Committee on Natural Resources on March 6, 2008.

Text of Amendment in the Nature of a Substitute