Notice of Action: Conference Report to Accompany H.R. 2346; H.R. 2487

Monday, June 15, 2009

 6:00 P.M. 

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Conference report to accompany H.R. 2346

Appropriations

Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2009

The Committee granted, by a non-record vote, a rule providing for consideration of the conference report to accompany H.R. 2346, the Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2009.  The rule waives all points of order against the conference report and against its consideration.  The rule provides that the conference report shall be considered as read.  The rule provides that the Chair may postpone further consideration of the conference report to a time designated by the Speaker.

H.R. 2847

Appropriations 

Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010

The Committee granted, by a record vote of 7-3, a rule providing for consideration of H.R. 2847, the Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010.  The rule provides for one hour of general debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Appropriations.

The rule waives all points of order against consideration of the bill except clauses 9 and 10 of rule XXI.  The rule waives points of order against provisions in the bill for failure to comply with clause 2 of rule XXI.  The rule makes in order only those amendments that are received for printing in the Congressional Record not later than June 15, 2009 or are pro forma amendments for the purpose of debate.  Each amendment submitted for printing in the Congressional Record may be offered only by the Member who submitted it for printing or a designee, and each such amendment shall be considered as read.  The rule provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions. Finally, the resolution amends clause 9(b)(2) of rule XXI by inserting ``such'' after ``no''.