Notice of Action: H.R. 2216 - Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2014; H.R. 2217 - Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2014

Monday, June 3, 2013

8:03 P.M.

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H.R. 2216

Appropriations

Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2014

H.R. 2217

Appropriations

Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2014

The Committee granted, by record vote of 9-2, open rules for H.R. 2216 and H.R. 2217. The rule provides one hour of general debate on each bill equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Appropriations. The rule waives all points of order against consideration of each bill. The rule waives points of order against provisions in each bill for failure to comply with clause 2 of rule XXI, except for section 563 of H.R. 2217. The rule provides that each bill shall be considered for amendment under the five-minute rule. The rule provides that the Chair may accord priority in recognition to Members who have pre-printed their amendments in the Congressional Record. The rule provides one motion to recommit each bill with or without instructions.

In section 3, the rule provides that pending the adoption of a concurrent resolution on the budget for fiscal year 2014, the provisions of House Concurrent Resolution 25, as adopted by the House, shall have force and effect in the House as though Congress has adopted such concurrent resolution, and the allocations of spending authority printed in Tables 11 and 12 of House Report 113-17 shall be considered for all purposes in the House to be the allocations under section 302(a) of the Congressional Budget Act of 1974.