Notice of Action: H.J. Res. 83 - Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States regarding the appointment of individuals to fill vacancies in the House of Representatives<br> H.R. 444 - Back to Work Incentive Act of 2003

Tuesday, June 1, 2004

5:30 P.M.

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H.R. 444 Education & the Workforce Back to Work Incentive Act of 2003

The Committee granted, by a record vote of 8 to 2, a closed rule providing one hour of debate in the House equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on Education and the Workforce. The rule provides that an amendment in the nature of a substitute consisting of the text of H.R. 4444 shall be considered as adopted. The rule provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions.

Section 2 of the rule provides that in the engrossment of H.R. 444, the clerk shall add the texts of H.R. 4409 and H.R. 4410 as passed by the House, as new matter at the end of H.R. 444, and then lay H.R. 4409 and H.R. 4410 on the table. Finally, the rule provides that if H.R. 444 is disposed of without reaching the stage of engrossment, either H.R. 4409 or H.R. 4410, whichever first passes the House shall be treated in the manner specified for H.R. 444 and the other bill shall be laid on the table.

 

H.J.Res. 83 the Judiciary Providing for Consideration of House Joint Resolution 83, Proposing an Amendment to the Constitution of the United States Regarding the Appointment of Individuals to Fill Vacancies in the House of Representatives

The Committee granted, by a record vote of 8 to 2, a closed rule providing 90 minutes of debate in the House equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on the Judiciary. Finally, the rule provides one motion to recommit.