Notice of Action: Conference Report to Accompany; S. Con. Res. 13H.R. 1913

Tuesday, April 28, 2009

3:05 P.M.

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Conference Report to accompany S. Con. Res. 13

Budget

Concurrent resolution on the budget for Fiscal Year 2010

The Committee granted, by a non-record vote, a rule providing for consideration of the conference report to accompany S. Con. Res. 13, the concurrent resolution on the budget for fiscal year 2010.  The rule provides one hour of debate on the conference report equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on the Budget.  The rule waives all points of order against the conference report and against its consideration.  The rule also provides that the conference report shall be considered as read.

H.R. 1913

Judiciary     

Local Law Enforcement Hate Crimes Prevention Act of 2009

The Committee granted, by a record vote of 7 to 3, a rule providing for consideration of H.R. 1913, the Local Law Enforcement Hate Crimes Prevention Act of 2009.  The rule provides for one hour and twenty minutes of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on the Judiciary, who may yield control of blocks of that time.

The rule waives all points of order against consideration of the bill except those arising under clause 9 or 10 of rule XXI.  The rule provides that the amendment in the nature of a substitute recommended by the Committee on the Judiciary, modified by the amendment printed in the report of the Committee on Rules, shall be considered as adopted and the bill, as amended, shall be considered as read.  The rule waives all points of order against the bill, as amended.  Finally, the rule provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions.