"Notice of Action: H. Res. 242 - Waiving a requirement of clause 6(a) of rule XIII with respect to the sameday consideration of certain resolutions reportedly by the Rules Committee

EMERGENCY MEETING

Wednesday, April 27, 2005

8:42 P.M.

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H.Res.242-

Rules

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

The Committee granted, by voice vote, a rule waiving 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. The rule applies the waiver to any special rule reported on the legislative day of April 28, 2005, providing for consideration or disposition of a conference report to accompany the concurrent resolution (H.Con.Res. 95) establishing the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2006, revising appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal year 2005, and setting forth appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2007 through 2010 or establishing a separate order relating to budget enforcement.