Notice of Action: House Amendment to the Senate Amendment to H.R. 2642 - Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013; H.Res. 378; H.Res. 379

Friday, October 11, 2013

1:31 PM

emergency hearing

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House amendment to Senate amendment to H.R. 2642

Agriculture

Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013

H. Res. 378

 

Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding certain provisions of the Senate amendment to H.R. 2642 relating to the Secretary of Agriculture's administration of tariff-rate quotas for raw and refined sugar. 

H. Res. 379

 

Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding certain provisions of the Senate amendment to H.R. 2642 relating to crop insurance. 

                       The Committee granted, by voice vote, a rule that makes in order a motion offered by the chair of the Committee on Agriculture or his designee that the House insist on its amendment to the Senate amendment to H.R. 2642 and agree to a conference with the Senate thereon. The rule waives all points of order against consideration of the motion.  Any debate on the motion is pursuant to clause 2 of rule XVII.

            The rule also grants a closed rule for H. Res. 378.  The rule provides one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by Representative Pitts of Pennsylvania or his designee and an opponent.  The rule waives all points of order against consideration of the resolution.  The rule provides that the resolution shall be considered as read.

            Lastly, the rule grants a closed rule for H. Res. 379.  The rule provides one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by Representative Ryan ofWisconsin or his designee and an opponent.  The rule waives all points of order against consideration of the resolution.  The rule provides that the resolution shall be considered as read.