H.Res. 560: Conference Report to Accompany H.R. 644 – Trade Facilitation and Trade Enforcement Act of 2015; Senate amendments to H.R. 2250 – Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2016 [Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2016]

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY VOICE VOTE on Thursday, December 10, 2015.
FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 236-174 AFTER ORDERING THE PREVIOUS QUESTION BY A RECORD VOTE OF 236-177 on Friday, December 11, 2015.

MANAGERS: Polis/Cole

114th Congress

1st Session

Rule

H.RES. 560

Report No. 114-378

 

 

Conference Report to Accompany H.R. 644 - Trade Facilitation and Trade Enforcement Act of 2015

Senate amendments to H.R. 2250 - Legislative Branch Appropriations Act, 2016 [Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2016]

  1. Provides for consideration of the conference report to accompany H.R. 644.
  2. Provides that the conference report shall be considered as read.
  3. Waives all points of order against the conference report and against its consideration.
  4. Provides that the previous question shall be considered as ordered without intervention of any motion except one hour of debate and one motion to recommit if applicable.
  5. Debate on the conference report is divided pursuant to clause 8(d) of rule XXII.
  6. Provides for the consideration of the Senate amendments to H.R. 2250.
  7. Makes in order a single motion offered by the chair of the Committee on Appropriations or his designee that the House concur in the Senate amendments to H.R. 2250.
  8. Waives all points of order against consideration of the motion and provides that it is not subject to a demand for division of the question.
  9. Provides that the Senate amendments and the motion shall be considered as read.
  10. Provides one hour of debate on the motion equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Appropriations.

 

RESOLUTION

Resolved, That upon adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to consider the conference report to accompany the bill (H.R. 644) to reauthorize trade facilitation and trade enforcement functions and activities, and for other purposes. All points of order against the conference report and against its consideration are waived. The conference report shall be considered as read. The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the conference report to its adoption without intervening motion except: (1) one hour of debate; and (2) one motion to recommit if applicable.

Sec. 2. Upon adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to take from the Speaker's table the bill (H.R. 2250) making appropriations for the Legislative Branch for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2016, and for other purposes, with the Senate amendments thereto, and to consider in the House, without intervention of any point of order, a single motion offered by the chair of the Committee on Appropriations or his designee that the House concur in the Senate amendments. The Senate amendments and the motion shall be considered as read. The motion shall be debatable for one hour equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Appropriations. The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the motion to its adoption without intervening motion or demand for division of the question.