H.Res. 600: Providing for consideration of motions to suspend the rules

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY  A VOICE VOTE on Wednesday, August 1, 2007.
FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 228 0 196 on Friday, August 3, 2007.

MANAGERS:WELCH/SESSIONS

110th Congress 
1st Session

H.RES. 600

[Report No. 110-291]

 

Providing for consideration of motions to suspend the rules

AnchorProvides that certain specified measures may be considered under suspension of the rules at any time through the legislative day of Friday, August 3, 2007.

RESOLUTION

           Resolved, That it shall be in order at any time through the legislative day of Friday, August 3, 2007, for the Speaker to entertain motions that the House suspend the rules relating to the following measures:

 (1) The bill (H.R. 3087) to require the President, in coordination with the Secretary of State, the Secretary of Defense, the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and other senior military leaders, to develop and transmit to Congress a comprehensive strategy for the redeployment of United States Armed Forces in Iraq.

(2) A bill to amend the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act of 1978 to establish a procedure for authorizing certain electronic surveillance.