H.Res.300 - 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 Thursday, September 23, 1999.
FLOOR ACTION: LAID ON THE TABLE on Thursday, October 14, 1999.
MANAGERS: DIAZ-BALART,LINCOLN/MOAKLEY
106th Congress 
1st Session
H.RES. 300
[Report No. 106-330]

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 a special rule reported on or before October 1, 1999, providing for consideration of a bill or joint resolution making continuing appropriations for the fiscal year 2000, an amendment thereto, a conference report thereon, or an amendment reported in disagreement from a conference thereon.

3. Applies the waiver to a special rule reported on or before October 1, 1999, providing for consideration of any conference report to accompany a bill making general appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2000, or any amendment reported in disagreement from a conference thereon.

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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 or before the legislative day of October 1, 1999, providing for consideration or disposition of any of the following measures:

(1) A bill or joint resolution making continuing appropriations for the fiscal year 2000, any amendment thereto, any conference report thereon, or any amendment reported in disagreement from a conference thereon.

(2) A conference report to accompany a bill making general appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2000, or any amendment reported in disagreement from a conference thereon.