Notice of Action: H.R. 1960 - National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014; H.R. 1256 - Swap Jurisdiction Certainty Act

Monday, June 3, 2013

6:46 P.M.

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H.R. 1960

Armed Services

National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014

H.R. 1256

Financial Services

Swap Jurisdiction Certainty Act

The Committee granted, by voice vote, a general debate rule for H.R. 1960. The rule provides one hour of general debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Armed Services. 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. 1256. The rule provides one hour of debate, with 40 minutes equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Financial Services and 20 minutes 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 the amendments recommended by the Committee on Financial Services now printed in the bill 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.

In section 3, the rule provides that the chair of the Committee on Agriculture is authorized, on behalf of the committee, to file a supplemental report to accompany H.R. 1947.