Notice of Action: H.R. 3 - Northern Route Approval Act; H.R. 30 - Save American Workers Act of 2015

Wednesday, January 7, 2015

1:24 PM

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H.R. 3

Transportation and Infrastructure

Keystone XL Pipeline Act

H.R. 30

Ways and Means

Save American Workers Act of 2015

                       The Committee granted, by record vote of 7-4, a closed rule for H.R. 3.  The rule provides one hour of debate equally divided among and controlled by the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure and the chair and ranking minority member of the Committee on Energy and Commerce.  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.  The rule provides one motion to recommit. 

            Additionally, the rule also granted a closed rule for H.R. 30.  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 bill shall be considered as read.  The rule waives all points of order against provisions in the bill.  The rule provides one motion to recommit.