H.Res. 426 - Providing for consideration of motions to suspend the rules

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY VOICE VOTE on Wednesday September 7, 2005.
FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 235-179 AFTER AGREEING TO THE PREVIOUS QUESTION BY THE YEAS AND NAYS 235-179 on Thursday September 8, 2005.
MANAGERS: DIAZ-BALART/SLAUGHTER
109th Congress
1st Session

 

H. RES. 426
[Report No. 109-217]

H. RES. 426 - PROVIDING FOR CONSIDERATION OF MOTIONS TO SUSPEND THE RULES

 

1. Provides that suspensions will be in order at any time on the legislative day of Thursday, September 8, 2005.

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

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RESOLUTION

 

Resolved, That it shall be in order at any time on the legislative day of Thursday, September 8, 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.