Notice of Action: H.R. 2442; Conference Report to Accompany H.R. 2892

Wednesday, October 14, 2009

 5:25 P.M. 

H.R. 2442

Natural Resources

Bay Area Regional Water Recycling Program Expansion Act of 2009

The Committee granted, by a record vote of 6 to 5, a closed rule providing for consideration of H.R. 2442, the “Bay Area Regional Water Recycling Program Expansion Act of 2009”.  The rule provides for one hour of general debate in the House equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Natural Resources.  The rule waives all points of order against consideration of the bill except for clauses 9 and 10 of rule XXI.  The rule provides that the amendment printed in the report of the Committee on Rules shall be considered as adopted and the bill, as amended, shall be considered as read.  The rule waives all points of order against provisions of the bill, as amended.  The rule provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions. 

Conference Report to Accompany H. R. 2892

Appropriations

Conference Report to Accompany the Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2010

The Committee granted, by a non-record vote, a rule providing for consideration of the conference report to accompany H.R. 2892, the Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2010.  The rule waives all points of order against the conference report and against its consideration.  The rule provides that the conference report shall be considered as read.  Finally, the rule provides that the previous question shall be considered as ordered without intervention of any motion except one hour of debate and one motion to recommit if applicable.