Notice of Action: H.R. 1018

Thursday, July 16, 2009

 4:10 P.M. 

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H.R. 1018  

Natural Resources

Restore Our American Mustangs Act

The Committee granted, by a non-record vote, a structured rule providing for consideration of H.R. 1018, the Restore Our American Mustangs Act.  The rule provides one hour of general debate in the House equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Natural Resources. The rule waives all points of order against consideration of the bill except for clauses 9 and 10 of rule XXI.  The amendment in the nature of a substitute recommended by the Committee on Natural Resources now printed in the bill shall be considered as adopted.  The rule waives all points of order against provisions of the bill, as amended.  The rule provides that the bill, as amended, shall be considered as read.  

The rule makes in order the amendment printed in part A of the report of the Committee on Rules if offered by Rep. Rahall or his designee, which shall be considered as read, and shall be separately debatable for 10 minutes equally divided and controlled by the proponent and an opponent.  The rule also makes in order the amendment in the nature of a substitute printed in part B of the report, if offered by Representative Hastings of Washington or his designee, which shall be separately debatable for 30 minutes equally divided and controlled by the proponent and an opponent.  The rule waives all points of order against the amendments printed in the report except for clauses 9 and 10 of rule XXI.  The rule provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions.