H.Res. 352: H.J. Res. 59 - Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY A VOICE VOTE on Wednesday, September 18, 2013.
FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 230-192 AFTER AGREEING TO THE PREVIOUS QUESTION BY A RECORD VOTE OF 232-193 on Thursday, September 19, 2013.   

MANAGERS: Slaughter/Cole

113th Congress
1st Session

Rule

H.RES. 352

Report No. 113-216, Report No. 113-216 Part 2

 

H.J . Res. 59 - Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014

  1. Closed rule.
  2. Provides one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Appropriations.
  3. Waives all points of order against consideration of the joint resolution.
  4. Provides that the amendment printed in the Rules Committee report shall be considered as adopted and the joint resolution, as amended, shall be considered as read.
  5. Waives all points of order against provisions in the joint resolution, as amended.
  6. Provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions.
  7. Section 2 provides that it shall be in order at any time from the calendar day of September 26, 2013, through the calendar day of September 29, 2013, for the Speaker to entertain motions that the House suspend the rules and that 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 section.

 

RESOLUTION

Resolved, That upon adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to consider in the House the joint resolution (H.J. Res. 59) making continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2014, and for other purposes. All points of order against consideration of the joint resolution are waived. The amendment printed in the report of the Committee on Rules accompanying this resolution shall be considered as adopted. The joint resolution, as amended, shall be considered as read. All points of order against provisions in the joint resolution, as amended, are waived. The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the joint resolution, as amended, and on any amendment thereto to final passage without intervening motion except: (1) one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Appropriations; and (2) one motion to recommit with or without instructions.

Sec. 2. It shall be in order at any time from the calendar day of September 26, 2013, through the calendar day of September 29, 2013, for the Speaker to entertain motions that the House suspend the rules as though under clause 1 of rule XV. 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 section.

SUMMARY OF AMENDMENT PROPOSED TO BE CONSIDERED AS ADOPTED

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Scalise (LA)

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REVISED Fully de funds Obamacare and ensures that the Government can make all principle and interest payments on the national debt and ensure the full payment of Social Security benefits in the event that the debt limit is reached. The amendment adds the text of H.R. 2682, the Defunct Obamacare Act of2013, and the text of H.R. 807 (with a modification), the Full Faith and Credit Act, to the underlying continuing resolution.