H.Res.370: H.J.Res.70-Open Our National Parks and Museums Act;H.J.Res.71-Provide Local Funding for the District of Columbia Act;H.J.Res.72-Honoring our Promise to America's Veterans Act;H.J.Res.73-Research for Lifesaving Cures Act;H.R.3230-Pay Our Guard

COMMITTEE ACTION: REPORTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 9-3 on Wednesday, October 2, 2013.
FLOOR ACTION: ADOPTED BY A RECORD VOTE OF 228-198 AFTER ORDERING THE PREVIOUS QUESTION BY A RECORD VOTE OF 227-197 on Wednesday, October 2, 2013   

MANAGERS: Slaughter/Woodall

113th Congress
1st Session

Rule

H.RES. 370

Report No. 113-241

 

H.J. Res. 70- Open Our National Parks and Museums Act

H.J. Res. 71 -Provide Local Funding for the District of Columbia Act

H.J. Res. 72- Honoring our Promise to America's Veterans Act

H.J. Res. 73- Research for Lifesaving Cures Act

H.R. 3230 - Pay Our Guard and Reserve Act

  1. Closed rules for H.J. Res. 70, H.J. Res. 71, H.J. Res. 72, H.J. Res. 73, and H.R. 3230.
  2. Provides 30 minutes of debate on each measure equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Appropriations.
  3. Waives all points of order against consideration of each measure and provides that each measure shall be considered as read.
  4. Waives all points of order against provisions in each measure.
  5. Provides one motion to recommit each measure.
  6. Section 4 of the rule provides that it shall be in order at any time through the calendar day of October 6, 2013, for the Speaker to entertain motions that the House suspend the rules and that the Speaker or his designee shall consult with the Minority Leader or her designee on the designation of any matter for consideration pursuant to this section.

 

RESOLUTION

Resolved, That upon adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to consider in the House any joint resolution specified in section 2 of this resolution. All points of order against consideration of each such joint resolution are waived. Each such joint resolution shall be considered as read. All points of order against provisions in each such joint resolution are waived. The previous question shall be considered as ordered on each such joint resolution and on any amendment thereto to final passage without intervening motion except: (1) 30 minutes of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Appropriations; and (2) one motion to recommit.

Sec. 2. The joint resolutions referred to in the first section of this resolution are as follows:

(a) The joint resolution (H.J. Res. 70) making continuing appropriations for National Park Service operations, the Smithsonian Institution, the National Gallery of Art, and the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum for fiscal year 2014, and for other purposes.

(b) The joint resolution (H.J. Res. 71) making continuing appropriations of local funds of the District of Columbia for fiscal year 2014.

(c) The joint resolution (H.J. Res. 72) making continuing appropriations for veterans benefits for fiscal year 2014, and for other purposes.

(d) The joint resolution (H.J. Res. 73) making continuing appropriations for the National Institutes of Health for fiscal year 2014, and for other purposes.

Sec. 3. Upon adoption of this resolution it shall be in order to consider in the House the bill (H.R. 3230) making continuing appropriations during a Government shutdown to provide pay and allowances to members of the reserve components of the Armed Forces who perform inactive-duty training during such period. 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) 30 minutes of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Appropriations; and (2) one motion to recommit.

Sec. 4. It shall be in order at any time through the calendar day of October 6, 2013, for the Speaker to entertain motions that the House suspend the rules as though under clause 1 of rule XV. The Speaker or his designee shall consult with the Minority Leader or her designee on the designation of any matter for consideration pursuant to this section.