H.Res. 367 - Senate Amendment to H.J. Res. 59 - Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 9-4 on Monday, September 30, 2013.
FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 225-204 AFTER ORDERING THE PREVIOUS QUESTION BY A RECORD VOTE OF 229-198 on Monday, September 30, 2013.       

MANAGERS: Slaughter/Sessions

113th Congress
1st Session

Rule

H.RES. 367

Report No. 113-239

 

Senate amendment to H.J. Res. 59- Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014

  1. Provides for the consideration of the Senate amendment to H.J . Res. 59.
  2. Makes in order a motion offered by the chair of the Committee on Appropriations or his designee that the House recede from its amendments and concur in the Senate amendment with the amendment printed in the Rules Committee report.
  3. Provides 40 minutes of debate on the motion equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Appropriations.
  4. Provides that the Senate amendment and the motion shall be considered as read.
  5. Waives all points of order against consideration of the motion.
  6. Section 2 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 any resolution reported from the Rules committee through the legislative day of October 7, 2013.

 

RESOLUTION

Resolved, That upon adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to take from the Speaker's table the joint resolution (H.J . Res. 59) making continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2014, and for other purposes, with the House amendments to the Senate amendment thereto, and to consider in the House, without intervention of any point of order, a motion offered by the chair of the Committee on Appropriations or his designee that the House recede from its amendments and concur in the Senate amendment with the amendment printed in the report of the Committee on Rules accompanying this resolution. The Senate amendment and the motion shall be considered as read. The motion shall be debatable for 40 minutes 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.

Sec. 2. 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 through the legislative day of October 7, 2013.

SUMMARY OF THE HOUSE AMENDMENT TO THE SENATE AMENDMENT TO H.J. RES. 59

Provides a one-year delay in the Affordable Care Act individual mandate; requires Members of Congress, congressional staff, and political appointees (including White House staff) to enroll in the Obamacare exchanges without an employer subsidy for coverage; amends the expiration date of the CR to be December 15, 2013; makes a technical change to the Eisenhower Memorial Commission provision; adds a new provision to extend the authority for the U.S. to issue Special Immigrant Visas.