Notice of Action: H.R. 2824 - Increasing Opportunity and Success for Children and Parents through Evidence-Based Home Visiting Act; H.R. 2792 - Control Unlawful Fugitive Felons Act of 2017

Monday, September 25, 2017

6:13 PM

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H.R. 2824

Ways and Means

Increasing Opportunity and Success for Children and Parents through Evidence-Based Home Visiting Act

H.R. 2792

Ways and Means

Control Unlawful Fugitive Felons Act of 2017

           

            The Committee granted, by record vote of 9-2, a structured rule for H.R. 2824.  The rule provides one hour of general debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Ways and Means.  The rule waives all points of order against consideration of the bill.  The rule makes in order as original text for the purpose of amendment an amendment in the nature of a substitute consisting of the text of Rules Committee Print 115-33 and provides that it shall be considered as read.  The rule waives all points of order against that amendment in the nature of a substitute.  The rule makes in order only the further amendments printed in the Rules Committee report.  Each such amendment may be offered only in the order printed in the report, may be offered only by a Member designated in the report, shall be considered as read, shall be debatable for the time specified in the report equally divided and controlled by the proponent and an opponent, shall not be subject to amendment, and shall not be subject to a demand for division of the question.  The rule waives all points of order against the amendments printed in the report.  The rule provides one motion to recommit with or without instructions.

                In section 2, the rule grants a closed rule for H.R. 2792.  The rule provides one hour of debate equally divided and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Ways and Means.  The rule waives all points of order against consideration of the bill.  The rule provides that the amendment in the nature of a substitute recommended by the Committee on Ways and Means 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 directs the Clerk to, in the engrossment of H.R. 2824, add the text of H.R. 2792 as passed by the House, as a new matter at the end of H.R. 2824 and make conforming modifications in the engrossment.