H.Res. 601 - 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 the Legislative Day of Tuesday, November 12, 2002 (Calendar Day of Wednesday, November 13, 2002).
FLOOR ACTION: Laid on the Table on November 15, 2002.
MANAGERS: DIAZ-BALART/FROST
107th Congress
2nd Session

Tuesday, November 12, 2002

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 Wednesday, November 13, 2002, providing for consideration or disposition of a bill 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 Wednesday, November 13, 2002, providing for consideration or disposition of a bill to establish the Department of Homeland Security, and for other purposes.