Notice of Action: H. R. 3005 - Bipartisan Trade Promotion Authority Act of 2001; <br> H.R. 2944 - District of Columbia Appropriations Bill, 2002 – CONFERENCE REPORT;<br> H.Res. 305 - Providing for the Consideration of Motions to Suspend the Rules

Emergency Meeting

Wednesday, December 5, 2001

8:30 P.M.

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H.R. 3005 Ways & Means
Rules
Bipartisan Trade Promotion Authority Act of 2001

The Committee granted, by a record vote of 7 to 3, a closed rule providing one hour of debate in the House equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on Ways and Means. The rule waives all points of order against consideration of the bill. The rule provides that the amendment recommended by the Committee on Ways and Means now printed in the bill, modified by the amendment printed in the report of the Committee on Rules accompanying the resolution, shall be considered as adopted. Finally, the rule provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions.

 

H.R. 2944 Appropriations District of Columbia Appropriations Bill, 2002 – CONFERENCE REPORT

The Committee granted, by voice vote, a rule waiving all points of order against the conference report and against its consideration. The rule provides that the conference report shall be considered as read.

 

H.Res. 305 Rules Providing for the Consideration of Motions to Suspend the Rules

The Committee granted, by voice vote, a resolution providing that certain suspensions will be in order at any time on the legislative day of Thursday, December 6, 2001.