Notice of Action: H.R. 1076

Emergency Meeting

Wednesday, March 16, 2011

4:52 P.M.

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H.R. 1076

Energy & Commerce

To prohibit Federal funding of National Public Radio and the use of Federal funds to acquire radio content.

            The Committee granted, by a vote of 6 to 5, a closed rule providing one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Energy and Commerce.  The rule waives all points of order against consideration of the bill.  The rule provides that the bill shall be considered as read.  The rule provides that all points of order against provisions in the bill are waived.  Finally, the rule provides one motion to recommit.