Notice of Action: Conference Report to Accompany H.R. 1

Thursday, February 12, 2009

 11:40 P.M. 

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Conference Report to Accompany H.R. 1

Appropriations; Budget

American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009

The Committee granted, by a record vote of 9 to 4, a rule providing for consideration of the conference report to accompany H.R. 1, the “American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009.”  The rule provides 90 minutes of debate on the conference report.

The rule waives all points of order against consideration of the conference report except those arising under clause 9 of rule XXI and provides that the conference report shall be considered as read.  The rule waives all points of order against the conference report.  Finally, the rule provides one motion to recommit, if applicable.