H.Res. 421: H.R. 3134 – Defund Planned Parenthood Act of 2015; H.R. 3504 – Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY A RECORD VOTE of 9-4 on Wednesday, September 16, 2015.
FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 246-179 AFTER ORDERING THE PREVIOUS QUESTION BY A RECORD VOTE OF 243-183 on Thursday, September 17, 2015.

MANAGERS:McGovern/Foxx

114th Congress

1st Session

Rule

H.RES. 421

Report No. 114-262

 

H.R. 3134 - Defund Planned Parenthood Act of 2015

H.R. 3504 - Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act

  1. Closed rule for H.R. 3134.
  2. Provides one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Energy and Commerce or their respective designees.
  3. Waives all points of order against consideration of the bill.
  4. Provides that the amendment printed in the Rules Committee report shall be considered as adopted and the bill, as amended, shall be considered as read.
  5. Waives all points of order against provisions in the bill as amended.
  6. Provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions.
  7. Closed rule for H.R. 3504.
  8. Provides one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on the Judiciary or their respective designees.
  9. Waives all points of order against consideration of the bill.
  10. Provides that the bill shall be considered as read.
  11. Waives all points of order against provisions in the bill.
  12. Provides one motion to recommit.
  13. Provides that upon passage of H.R. 3134 the House shall be considered to have stricken all after the enacting clause of S. 764 and inserted the provisions of H.R. 3134, as passed by the House, and passed the Senate bill as so amended.
  14. Provides that upon passage of H.R. 3504 the House shall be considered to have stricken all after the enacting clause of S. 1603 and inserted the provisions of H.R. 3504, as passed by the House, and passed the Senate bill as so amended.
  15. Provides that H. Res. 408 shall be laid on the table.

 

RESOLUTION

Resolved, That upon adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to consider in the House the bill (H.R. 3134) to provide for a moratorium on Federal funding to Planned Parenthood Federation of America, Inc. All points of order against consideration of the bill are waived. The amendment printed in the report of the Committee on Rules accompanying this resolution shall be considered as adopted. The bill, as amended, shall be considered as read. All points of order against provisions in the bill, as amended, are waived. The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the bill, as amended, and on any further amendment thereto, to final passage without intervening motion except: (1) one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Energy and Commerce or their respective designees; and (2) one motion to recommit with or without instructions.

Sec. 2. Upon adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to consider in the House the bill (H.R. 3504) to amend title 18, United States Code, to prohibit a health care practitioner from failing to exercise the proper degree of care in the case of a child who survives an abortion or attempted abortion. All points of order against consideration of the bill are waived. The bill shall be considered as read. All points of order against provisions in the bill are waived. The previous question shall be considered as ordered on the bill and on any amendment thereto to final passage without intervening motion except: (1) one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on the Judiciary or their respective designees; and (2) one motion to recommit.

Sec. 3. Upon passage of H.R. 3134 the House shall be considered to have: (I) stricken all after the enacting clause of S. 764 and inserted in lieu thereof the provisions of H.R. 3134, as passed by the House; and (2) passed the Senate bill as so amended.

Sec. 4. Upon passage of H.R. 3504 the House shall be considered to have: (1) stricken all after the enacting clause of S. 1603 and inserted in lieu thereof the provisions of H.R. 3504, as passed by the House; and (2) passed the Senate bill as so amended.

Sec. 5. House Resolution 408 is laid on the table.

 

SUMMARY OF AMENDMENT TO H.R. 3134 PROPOSED TO BE CONSIDERED AS ADOPTED

Sponsor

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Description

1.Ellmers (NC)

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(REVISED) Redirects funding from Planned Parenthood facilities to Federally Qualified Health Centers (Community Health Centers) in efforts to provide quality women's health.