Notice of Action: H.J. Res. 48

Emergency Meeting

March 14, 2011

6:05 P.M.


H. J. Res. 48


Making further continuing appropriations for  fiscal year 2011, and for other purposes

The Committee granted, by a vote of 8 to 3, a closed rule providing one hour of 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 joint resolution. The rule provides that the joint resolution shall be considered as read and that all points of order against provisions in the joint resolution are waived.  Finally, the rule provides one motion to recommit.

Views & Estimates on the President’s Proposed Budget for Fiscal Year 2012

The Committee adopted, by a non-record vote, its views and estimates on the President’s fiscal year 2012 budget and authorized transmission to the Committee on the Budget.