H.Res. 345 - Providing for consideration of motions to suspend the rules

COMMITTEE ACTION:  REPORTED BY VOICE VOTE on Wednesday June 29, 2005.
FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY VOICE VOTE on Monday, June 30, 2005.
MANAGERS: PUTNAM/SLAUGHTER
109th Congress
1st Session

H. RES. 345
[Report No. 109-159]

H. Res. 345 - Providing for consideration of motions to suspend the rules, and for other purposes

 

1. Provides that suspensions will be in order at any time on the legislative day of Thursday, June 30, 2005.

2. Provides that the Speaker or his designee shall consult with the Minority Leader or her designee on any suspension considered under the rule.

3. Provides that it shall be in order, any rule of the House to the contrary notwithstanding, to consider concurrent resolutions providing for adjournment of the House and Senate during the month of July.

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RESOLUTION

 

Resolved, That it shall be in order at any time on the legislative day of Thursday, June 30, 2005, for the Speaker to entertain motions that the House suspend the rules. The Speaker or his designee shall consult with the Minority Leader or her designee on the designation of any matter for consideration pursuant to this resolution.

Sec. 2. Upon the adoption of this resolution it shall be in order, any rule of the House to the contrary notwithstanding, to consider concurrent resolutions providing for adjournment of the House and Senate during the month of July.