H.Res. 536 - 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

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY VOICE VOTE on Wednesday, February 25, 2004.
FLOOR ACTION:217 - 197
, on Thursday, October 30, 2003.--->
MANAGERS: REYNOLDS/FROST
108th Congress
2nd Session

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 February 26, 2004, providing for consideration or disposition of H.R. 3783, or any amendment thereto.

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RESOLUTION

Resolved, That the requirement of clause 6(a) of rule XIII for a two-thirds vote to consider reports from the Committee on Rules on the same day they are presented to the House is waived with respect to any resolution reported on the legislative day of February 26, 2004, providing for consideration or disposition of H.R. 3783, or any amendment thereto.