Notice of Action: H.R. 1255

Emergency Meeting

Thursday, March 31, 2011

6:00 P.M.

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H.R. 1255

Appropriations Oversight & Government Reform                   House Administration        the Budget

Government Shutdown Prevention Act of 2011 

The Committee granted, by a record vote of 6 to 3, a closed rule providing one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the Majority Leader and Minority Leader or their respective designees.  The rule waives all points of order against consideration of the bill.  The rule provides that the bill shall be considered as read.  The bill waives all points of order against provisions in the bill.  Finally, the rule provides one motion to recommit.