Notice of Action: H.R. 2052 - Sudan Peace Act;<br> H.R. 1157 - Pacific Salmon Recovery Act;<br> and for 1088 - Investor and Capital Markets Fee Relief Act

Tuesday, June 12, 2001

4:30 P.M.

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H.R. 2052 International Relations Sudan Peace Act

The Committee granted, by voice vote, an open rule providing one hour of general debate equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on International Relations. The rule waives clause 4(a) of rule XIII (requiring a three-day availability of the committee report) against consideration of the bill. The rule provides that the bill shall be open to amendment by section. The rule authorizes the Chairman of the Committee of the Whole to accord priority in recognition to Members who have pre-printed their amendments in the Congressional Record. Finally, the rule provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions.

 

 

H.R. 1157 Resources Pacific Salmon Recovery Act

The Committee granted, by voice vote, an open rule providing one hour of general debate equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on Resources. The rule waives clause 4(a) of rule XIII (requiring a three-day availability of the committee report) against consideration of the bill. The rule makes in order, as base text for the purpose of amendment, the amendment printed in the Congressional Record and numbered 1, which shall be open for amendment by section. The rule authorizes the Chair to accord priority in recognition to Members who have pre-printed their amendments in the Congressional Record. The rule provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions. Finally, the rule lays H.Res. 156 on the table.

 

 

H.R. 1088 Financial Services Investor and Capitol Markets Fee Relief Act

The Committee granted, by voice vote, a modified closed rule providing one hour of debate in the House equally divided and controlled by the chairman and ranking minority member of the Committee on Financial Services. The rule provides that, in lieu of the amendment recommended by the Committee on Financial Services, the amendment in the nature of a substitute printed in the Congressional Record and numbered 1 shall be considered as adopted. The rule waives all points of order against consideration of the bill as amended. The rule provides for consideration of the amendment printed in the Congressional Record and numbered 2, if offered by Representative LaFalce or his designee, which shall be considered as read and shall be separately debatable for one hour equally divided and controlled by the proponent and an opponent. The rule waives all points of order against consideration of the amendment number 2 printed in the Congressional Record. Finally, the rule provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions.