Notice of Action: H.R. 1947 - Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013 (GENERAL DEBATE); H.R. 1797 - District of Columbia Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act

Monday, June 17, 2013

6:40 P.M.

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H.R. 1947

Agriculture

the Judiciary

Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013 (GENERAL DEBATE)

H.R. 1797

the Judiciary

District of Columbia Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act

The Committee granted, by voice vote, a general debate rule for H.R. 1947. The rule provides one hour of general debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Agriculture. The rule waives all points of order against consideration of the bill. The rule provides that no further consideration of the bill shall be in order except pursuant to a subsequent order of the House.

Additionally, the rule provides a closed rule for H.R. 1797. The rule provides one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on the Judiciary. The rule waives all points of order against consideration of the bill. The rule provides that an amendment in the nature of a substitute consisting of the text of Rules Committee print 113-15 shall be considered as adopted and the bill, as amended, shall be considered as read. The rule waives all points of order against provisions in the bill, as amended. The rule provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions.