Notice of Action: H. Con. Res. 85

Tuesday, March 31, 2009

5:45 P.M.

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H. Con. Res. 85

Budget 

Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2010

The Committee granted, by a non-record vote, a rule providing for general debate on H. Con. Res. 85, the concurrent resolution on the budget for fiscal year 2010

The rule provides four hours of general debate, with three hours confined to the budget equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on the Budget and one hour on the subject of economic goals and policies equally divided and controlled by Representative Carolyn Maloney of New York and Representative Kevin Brady of Texas.

The rule waives all points of order against consideration of the concurrent resolution.  Finally, the rule provides that no further consideration shall be in order except pursuant to a subsequent order of the House.