H.Res. 501 - Waiving a requirement of clause 6(a) of rule XIII with respect to the same day consideration of certain resolutions reported by the Rules Committee

FLOOR ACTION: LAID ON THE TABLE on Thursday, September 12, 2002.
MANAGERS: PRYCE/FROST
107th Congress
2nd Session

Thursday, July 25, 2002 (Calendar Day)
Wednesday, July 24, 2002 (Legislative Day)

H.Res. - Waiving a requirement of clause 6(a) of rule XIII with respect to the same day consideration of certain resolutions reported by the Rules Committee

1. Waives clause 6(a) of rule XIII (requiring a two-thirds vote to consider a rule on the same day it is reported from the Rules Committee) against certain resolutions reported from the Rules Committee.

2. Applies the waiver to any special rule reported on the legislative day of Thursday, July 25, 2002, providing for the consideration or disposition of the bill (H.R. 5005) to establish the Department of Homeland Security, and for other purposes.

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RESOLUTION

Resolved, That the requirement of clause 6(a) of rule XIII for a two-thirds vote to consider a report from the Committee on Rules on the same day it is presented to the House is waived with respect to any resolution reported on the legislative day of Thursday, July 25, 2002, providing for consideration or disposition of the bill (H.R. 5005) to establish the Department of Homeland Security, and for other purposes.