Notice of Action: H. Res. 846 - 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

Emergency Meeting

Saturday, October 09, 2004 (legislative day of Friday, October 08, 2004)

 

9:00 A.M.

 

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H. Res. 846 Rules - Waiving a requirement of clause 6(a) of rule XIII with respect to certain resolutions reported from 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 resolution reported on or before the legislative day of November 20, 2004, providing for consideration or disposition of any of the following measures: (1) A bill or joint resolution making continuing appropriations for the fiscal year 2005, an amendment thereto, or a conference report thereon; and (2) A bill or joint resolution making general appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2005, an amendment thereto, or a conference report thereon.