Notice of Action: H. Res. 868 - 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

Monday, December 06, 2004

6:30 P.M.

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H.Res. 868 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 the legislative day of December 7, 2004, providing for consideration or disposition of a conference report to accompany the bill (S. 2845) to reform the intelligence community and the intelligence and the intelligence-related activities of the United States Government, and for other purposes.