Notice of Action: H.R. 161 - Natural Gas Pipeline Permitting Reform Act; H.R. 36 - Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

3:45 PM

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H.R. 161

Energy and Commerce

Natural Gas Pipeline Permitting Reform Act

H.R. 36

The Judiciary

Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act

            The Committee granted, by record vote of 5-3, a closed rule for H.R. 161.  The rule provides 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 waives all points of order against provisions in the bill.  The rule provides one motion to recommit.

            Additionally, the rule granted a closed rule for H.R. 36.  The rule provides one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on the Judiciary 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 rule waives all points of order against provisions in the bill.  The rule provides one motion to recommit.