Notice of Action: H.R. 2560

Emergency Meeting

Monday, July 18, 2011

7:15 P.M.

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H.R. 2560

the Budget Rules

Cut, Cap, & Balance Act of 2011

            The Committee granted, by record vote of 8 to 3, a closed rule providing four hours of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on the Budget.  The rule waives all points of order against consideration of the bill.  The rule provides that the bill shall be considered as read.  The rule waives all points of order against provisions in the bill.  Finally, the rule provides one motion to recommit.