Notice of Action: H.Res. 38

January 19, 2011

5:00 P.M.


H.Res. 38

To Reduce Spending Through a Transition to Non-Security Spending at Fiscal Year 2008 Levels

The Committee granted, by a record vote of 8 to 4, a closed rule providing one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on Rules or their respective designees.  The rule waives all points of order against consideration of the resolution.  The rule provides that the amendment in the nature of a substitute recommended by the Committee on Rules, now printed in the resolution, shall be considered as adopted and the resolution, as amended, shall be considered as read.  The rule provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions.