Notice of Action: H. Res. 279

Monday, March 30, 2009

4:15 P.M.

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H. Res. 279 

House Administration

Providing for the expenses of certain committees of the House of Representatives in the One Hundred Eleventh Congress

The Committee granted, by a non-record vote, a closed rule providing for consideration of H. Res. 279, providing for the expenses of certain committees of the House of Representatives in the One Hundred Eleventh Congress. The rule provides one hour of general debate in the House equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on House Administration.   The rule provides that the amendment in the nature of a substitute recommended by the Committee on House Administration now printed in the resolution shall be considered as adopted.  The rule waives all points of order against consideration of the resolution and provides that the resolution, as amended, shall be considered as read.   The rule provides one motion to recommit which may not contain instructions.